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    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 Education

    Production Manager

    Hodder Education, the award-winning provider of learning resources for schools and colleges around the world, is recruiting a skilled and experienced Production Manager to run its busy production department. The successful candidate will lead a team of eight as well as dealing with pre-press and print suppliers worldwide. They will bring to the role a good understanding of typesetting, repro and digital print, as well as ePub and other digital products.
  • Hachette Children's Group

    Business Analyst

    We are seeking a commercially aware Business Analyst to join our team of 4, providing financial and commercial support to the publishing teams: challenging, influencing and making recommendations to benefit the Group's results. Reporting to the Finance Director, you will produce a wide range of analysis and commercial insight for the division, including author investment appraisals; analysis to facilitate optimum printing decisions as well as monthly management reports.
  • Hachette Children's Group

    Production Controller

    We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Production Controller working on our Hodder Children's Books imprint. The controller will have the opportunity to be involved on titles from HCG's other trade and licensing areas.
  • Little, Brown Book Group

    Online/Digital Sales Assistant

    Little, Brown Book Group and The Orion Publishing Group, part of Hachette UK, have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic sales assistant to support our digital and online team to help maximise the turnover and promotional performance of our key accounts. This unique position has specific responsibility to support across both companies, two of the largest trade publishers in the UK.
  • The Orion Publishing Group

    Marketing Manager

    The Orion Publishing Group, part of Hachette UK, one of the UK’s largest publishers, is looking for an enthusiastic, innovative and creative Marketing Manager to join its marketing team. Orion has an outstanding record in fiction and non-fiction from Ian Rankin and Anthony Horowitz, to Chris Evans and The Hairy Bikers.
  • Little, Brown Book Group

    Commissioning Editor

    Piatkus, an imprint of the Little, Brown Book Group is seeking a talented Commissioning Editor to join its non-fiction team. Our lifestyle list encompasses health, diet, self-help, business, personal development and all the topics that interest people most in their daily lives.
  • Little, Brown Book Group

    Key Accounts Assistant

    Little, Brown Book Group are looking for a Key Accounts Assistant to join the UK sales team. Reporting to the Sales Manager for Supermarkets, you will provide efficient and effective administration and analytical support across all Key Accounts (Supermarket and High Street).
  • Octopus Publishing Group

    Inventory Manager

    Octopus Publishing Group currently have an exciting opportunity for a self-motivated individual to look after the stock control of our extensive list on a fixed-term contract for 9 months. This is a pivotal role managing and analysing stock and sales, while contributing to critical business decisions. Key to your success will be the ability to handle a varied and large number of titles at once, and to cope with rapidly changing circumstances as you monitor stock and sales levels. On a daily basis you will handle complex orders and liaise with both our distributors and other departments within Octopus.
  • Hachette UK

    Group Insight Research Assistant

    The Group Insight Team at Hachette UK or looking to recruit a Research Assistant to help with the production and use of data across the business. This is an exciting opportunity to help drive a programme of consumer insight across all publishing divisions of the Hachette UK group as well as with others abroad and build a consumer led culture. The data you produce will feed into strategy and day-to-day decision making for all departments from acquisition to Sales & Marketing.
  • Hodder Education

    Desk Editor (Maternity Cover)

    Hodder Education are looking for a motivated and experienced editor to work on textbooks and digital resources for the International market. The position will require you to project manage resources for Primary, IGCSE and A Level curricula in a variety of subjects. You will oversee and manage the progress of titles in production, liaising with authors and managing the work of freelance suppliers. The successful candidate will have the flexibility and confidence to hit the ground running. Excellent copy-editing and proofreading skills are a prerequisite.
  • Hodder Education

    Two Production Controllers

    Hodder Education, an award-winning provider of learning resources for schools and colleges, is looking for two experienced Production Controllers to join its busy and exciting production department. You will be responsible for producing books and digital content across a number of subjects. We currently have two vacancies for Production Controllers, one for a permanent and the other a contract position until September 2016.
  • Group Finance

    Deputy Royalties Manager

    This role plays a pivotal part of the royalties team and is very much seen as a successor to the royalties manager. Duties of the royalties function include the payment of author advances and royalties, the administration of sub-rights income, query management, and the production and distribution of Royalty Statements.
  • Group IT

    Second Line Support Analyst

    Hachette UK are looking to appoint a technical IT support person to provide technical support for some of our key enterprise systems including Cognos (an IBM BI tool), Biblio 3 (a publishing tool) and ADAM, (an asset management tool).
  • Little Brown Book Group

    Publicity Manager

    Four times winner of the Publisher of the Year Award, most recently in 2014, Little, Brown Book Group is looking for an experienced publicist to join its award-winning publicity team. The successful candidate will work across our highly successful Sphere imprint, creating campaigns for bestselling crime/thriller, commercial women's fiction and popular non-fiction authors, and will be the lead publicist for Piatkus, attending acquisition meetings and working on the imprint’s most important authors. Experience within a busy trade publisher is essential, as is a proven track record of producing sales-enhancing PR drives for the relevant genres.
  • Orion Publishing Group

    Senior Marketing Manager, Fiction (maternity cover)

    Orion Fiction is looking for an experienced marketing professional to manage some of their biggest fiction authors, including Ian Rankin, Linwood Barclay and Michael Connolly. Reporting to the Marketing Director, this is a crucial and challenging role overseeing campaigns for authors published in the genre.
  • Hachette Children's Group

    Key Account Manager

    We are seeking an ambitious and determined Key Account Manager to bring our books to the widest possible audience. Part of our large sales team, but specialising in Children’s books, you will report directly to the Hachette Children’s Sales Director. Directly responsible for our sales to critical high street and trade accounts, you will need an impressive track record of achieving ambitious targets and building excellent customer relationships
  • Hodder Education

    Commissioning Editor - Rising Stars

    This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced commissioning editor to join an exciting publishing team at Rising Stars, part of the Hachette UK group on a one year contract. The role requires a strong knowledge of the publishing process and procedures, and sound organisational skills. With responsibility for developing new print and digital titles and new editions of key backlist titles, we’re looking for a proactive individual to work as part of a publishing team to create, implement and track projects by maintaining close communication with colleagues in editorial, production, marketing and sales.
  • Hodder Education

    Development Editor - Rising Stars

    This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced development editor to join an exciting publishing team at Rising Stars, part of Hodder Education, on a one year contract. The role requires a strong knowledge of the publishing process and procedures, and sound organisational skills. With responsibility for developing new print and digital products, we’re looking for a proactive individual to work as part of a publishing team to develop and track projects by maintaining close communication with colleagues in editorial, production, marketing and sales.
  • Octopus Publishing Group

    Commissioning Editor

    Octopus Publishing Group is one of the UK’s leading illustrated non-fiction publishers, and Ilex is the Octopus imprint devoted to creativity in all its forms, publishing books for everyone: photographers, fine artists, professional filmmakers, fashion designers, dot-to-dotters, web designers… We have an exciting new opportunity for an Editor with some experience of commissioning who is ready to move into a full commissioning role.
  • Hodder Education

    European Sales Representative

    Hodder Education, part of Hachette UK, is looking to recruit a European Sales Representative who is well organised and self-motivated to join the International Sales Department. You will be office based and will be required to travel up to 14 weeks per annum. Hodder Education is a leading publisher of learning and teaching resources, providing textbooks, eBooks and digital Services to over 140 countries worldwide.
  • Philip Allan

    Technical Support Assistants

    Philip Allan Events, part of Hodder Education, one of the UK’s leading educational publishers and shortlisted for Publisher of the Year 2015 is looking for Technical Support Assistants to join the busy events team on an ad-hoc basis. If you are excited by the possibilities of online technologies, we can offer you a fantastic opportunity to work in a supportive and friendly environment.
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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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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.
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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 2015