Publicity Assistant Little Brown Book Group

Publicity Assistant

Little, Brown Book Group

Little, Brown Book Group is looking to appoint a publicity assistant to join our Little Brown, Abacus, Virago, Fleet and Corsair imprints – home to a huge range of award-winning fiction and non-fiction writers, such as Margaret Atwood, Tom Holland, Marilynne Robinson, David Sedaris and Sarah Waters.

Reporting to the Deputy Publicity Director, the Publicity Assistant will provide administrative assistance for three senior publicists as well as supporting the wider department, answering and responding to media enquiries, preparing mailings, liaising with authors, assisting with events, coordinating travel plans and schedules. The successful candidate will be highly organised, with excellent attention to detail and an ability to work to tight deadlines. A passion for books is a must and awareness of the media is desirable.

If you would like to apply for this role, please apply in writing with a full CV, covering letter and salary details to: recruitment@hachette.co.uk. Alternatively, send to: HR Department, HUK, Carmelite House, 50 Victoria Embankment, London EC4Y 0DZ.

Closing date: 5.30pm on Friday 9th December, 2016.

Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are only able to get in touch directly with shortlisted candidates. If you are shortlisted and need us to make any adjustments to help you attend for interview, please do let us know.

Hachette UK is an equal opportunities employer and employs people on the basis of their abilities.