Term Time Schools Sales Consultants

Term-Time Schools Sales Consultants (Self-Employed)

Hachette Children's Group


Hachette Children's Group is one of the most successful children's publishers in the UK with an excellent track record in creating bestselling and award winning books for children of all ages and interests.

Our imprints, Franklin Watts, Wayland Books, Hodder, Orchard Books, Orion, Little Brown, Quercus, Pat-a-Cake & Wren & Rook together form a dynamic list of top quality non-fiction, fiction & picture books.

We are looking for enthusiastic, self-motivated and committed individuals who want to offer us their services long term on a self-employed basis selling books to schools.  You will have great communication skills and a good command of the English language (both written and oral) and are IT literate.  You will need a clean driving licence and use of your own car, computer and telephone.  Previous experience is an advantage but not essential as full training and support will be given.

You will be responsible for visiting all Nursery, Primary & Secondary schools, (both state & private) in your designated area within a period of 12 months.  You will sell through appointments and presentations with head teachers/librarians etc.

You will need to work 4-5 days a week during term time only. 

You will be paid a daily fee, great commission and a termly bonus - once target has been achieved.

To apply, please email your CV, covering letter and salary details to: recruitment@hachette.co.uk  Alternatively, send to: HR Department, Hachette UK, Carmelite House, 50 Victoria Embankment, London, EC4Y 0DZ.

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.