Work For Us

  • Work for us

    Current Vacancies

    Hachette UK seeks to attract and motivate people who are passionate about books and communication and more generally who relish challenges. We aim to create an environment that stimulates, encourages and rewards successful endeavour.
  • Hodder & Stoughton

    Marketing Manager (Fixed Term Contract)

    Hodder & Stoughton is recruiting for an experienced marketer with a passion for books and reading in all its forms, from quality mass market fiction and non-fiction to prize-winning literature.
  • Hachette UK, Group IT

    Web Developer

    As part of the Hachette Group IT department, the web development team builds, supports and hosts websites and a number of web based systems (including web services powering Hachette’s eCommerce offering) across the Group. Reporting to the Enterprise Programme Manager, working with the other members of the IT Solutions team, you will be responsible for assisting with both legacy websites and sites on our Web Framework (based on Autonomy’s Teamsite).
  • Octopus Publishing Group

    Sales Support Manager (Temporary)

    Octopus Publishing Group are looking for a highly efficient team player to oversee administrative support within our sales team; manage our publishing schedule; manage the Octopus relationship with the Hachette UK Rep Team; play a key role in our stock management and help to ensure data integrity in all our systems. This is an exciting opportunity to join the UK Sales Team at Octopus Publishing Group working on imprints across the group.
  • Hodder Education

    Digital Support Assistant

    Hodder Education, one of the UK's leading educational publishers - shortlisted for Publisher of the Year 2015 - is looking for a Digital Support Assistant to join the busy marketing department.
  • Hodder & Stoughton

    Inventory Control Assistant

    The Hodder & Stoughton and Headline Commercial Department is looking for a motivated, organised and numerate candidate for the new position of Inventory Control Assistant for the Hachette Children’s list.
  • Octopus Publishing Group

    Foreign Rights Manager

    Octopus Publishing Group have an exciting opportunity for a talented sales professional who speaks Spanish fluently (and Portuguese would be preferred but not essential), with a keen editorial eye to drive our foreign-language sales in Brazil, Spain, Portugal and Turkey. Reporting to the Director of Rights, you will be making sales trips to the territory and negotiating sales with customers and seeking out new revenue streams.
  • Little, Brown Book Group


    We have an exciting opportunity for an exceptionally talented individual who is eager to join a team of highly creative, free thinking and well respected designers.
  • Octopus Publishing Group

    Campaigns Manager

    This is a newly created role for a passionate communicator within our energetic Publicity and Marketing team. Reporting to the Head of Publicity and Marketing, the role will involve working across the whole Octopus Publishing Group list. You will create high level campaigns from scratch across the entire list covering everything from high profile chefs and pop icons to designers and lifestyle authors. You will be expected to create demand and awareness for our books across a wide range of platforms, from social media to print publications and all relevant publicity and marketing channels.
  • Hodder Education

    Publisher, Rising Stars

    Rising Stars, part of the Hachette UK group, is looking for a Publisher to contribute to our exciting growth within the primary educational market. With responsibility for developing outstanding print and digital resources we’re looking for a creative individual, with a great understanding of the market to strategically grow multiple lists (initially Maths and Science). This will involve the commissioning and development of commercially successful new products for the frontlist, as well as the successful management of work in progress and backlist titles
  • Group IT London

    Customer Service Engineers

    Do you pride yourself on your customer service skills? We are currently looking for enthusiastic, proactive team members to offer the best IT support to staff across Hachette UK. The IT Customer Service Team acts as the initial point of contact between IT and our customers and system users on a day to day basis. The purpose of the job is as a focal point for the reporting, resolution and escalation of incidents, service requests, change requests and problems, ensuring that every user has an amazing customer service experience with every issue or request they raise.
  • Octopus Publishing Group

    Senior Reprint Controller

    Octopus Publishing Group have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, experienced individual to join a busy team producing a varied list of mostly four-colour titles. This role would suit someone with 3-4 years’ experience of four colour book production in book publishing.
  • Hachette Children's Group

    Editor, Orion Children's Books

    Hachette UK is looking for an experienced Editor with energy and vision to join the Orion Children’s Books team within the recently announced Hachette Children's Group.
  • Hachette UK Group IT – London Based

    BI Analyst /Developer

    The Hachette UK Group IT Solutions team develops and maintains Hachette UK applications in response to business driven requests for change. This role will focus on the Hachette Data Warehouse and Cognos Business Intelligence solutions. Specifically this role provides enterprise level reporting solutions to the Hachette group of companies and 3rd party publishers.
  • Hachette UK

    HR Assistant

    Hachette UK is one of the most successful book publishers in the UK, with over 1500 staff. We are seeking a proactive and flexible HR Adviser to join our friendly team in our new offices at Blackfriars.
  • Octopus Publishing Group

    Production Freelance / Temp Work available

    Octopus Publishing Group are always keen to hear from experienced production professionals interested in taking on some titles on an ad-hoc basis. If you have hands-on four-colour book production experience, a keen eye for detail, advanced IT skills including Biblio, InDesign, and previous use of a Mac please do get in touch.
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Work Experience and Internships

Hachette UK offers work placement opportunities to many individuals every year. Placements take place in a variety of functions (such as editorial, design, production, publicity, marketing, sales and rights) and across all our divisions.
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Diversity and Equality

Hachette UK is committed to equal opportunities and employs people solely on the basis of their ability.
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Career Development

Our staff are key to our success. We are committed to ensuring that everyone receives the best available development opportunities which may include training courses, seminars, mentoring, coaching, online learning, webinar or maybe just a humble – but relevant - reference book.
Passionate about Publishing

Why Hachette UK?

Everyone in the business is passionate about delivering the best ever publishing.
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Insight Into Publishing

A free event where you can find out more about the career opportunities on offer in the UK's most diverse book publishing group and number 1 eBook publisher. Our next event is 4th November 2014