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  • 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.
  • Orion Publishing Group

    Publicity Manager- Orion Fiction

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Publicity Manager to join the Orion Publishing Group's busy Publicity Department. Reporting to the Group Publicity & Communications Director, the Publicity Manager will be a fiction specialist working on the Orion list with full responsibility for running his or her own PR campaigns.
  • Hodder Education

    Commissioning Editor, Rising Stars

    Rising Stars, part of the Hachette UK group, is looking for a Commissioning Editor 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 work across the lists. 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.
  • Orion Publishing Group

    Publicity Manager – Paperback & Backlist

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Paperback Publicity Manager to join the Orion Publishing Group’s busy Publicity Department. Reporting to the Group Publicity & Communications Director, the Paperback Publicity Manager will responsible for paperbacks and backlist publicity across the Orion and Weidenfeld & Nicolson imprints, with full responsibility for running his or her own PR campaigns.
  • Orion Publishing Group

    Publicity Manager – Orion Fiction

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Publicity Manager to join the Orion Publishing Group’s busy Publicity Department. Reporting to the Group Publicity & Communications Director, the Publicity Manager will be a fiction specialist working on the Orion list with full responsibility for running his or her own PR campaigns.
  • Orion Publishing Group

    Social Media Executive

    Orion is looking for an innovative, creative and analytical Social Media Executive to implement and drive our digital marketing strategy. The successful candidate will report to the Digital Marketing Director.
  • Hachette UK

    Special Sales Director

    With a strong and varied backlist and fantastic brand authors including Stephen King, John Grisham, Alex Ferguson, Martina Cole and Stieg Larsson, we believe there are significant opportunities to develop and grow our business within non-traditional markets. We are seeking a proactive, experienced, self- motivated and dynamic Sales Director to seek out premium promotional opportunities and build partnerships with third parties.
  • Hodder Education & Rising Stars – Field Based

    Primary Sales Consultant

    Hodder Education and Rising Stars are leading publishers of print and digital assessment materials, and curriculum resources for Primary Schools. As a result of expansion we are looking for a new sales professional with a proven track record to sell our products to schools. Ideally based in the London area, you will be responsible for driving sales and meeting targets in the allocated territory.
  • Octopus Publishing Group

    Admin Assistant

    Octopus Publishing Group are looking to recruit an admin assistant to help our in-house teams. Duties are largely focused on providing intelligent data input and support around our publishing system, Biblio3.
  • Hachette UK Group IT

    SAP Support Analyst

    We have an exciting opportunity for a new SAP Support Analyst as one of our existing team members is moving into a new SAP role within our IT department.
  • Octopus Publishing Group

    Design Manager (Full time)

    Octopus Publishing Group have a vacancy for a talented, creative and highly organised Designer Manager to join the small team at Bounty Books. Bounty is a custom publishing operation, creating illustrated non-fiction titles for both adults and children in the international market.
  • Headline Publishing Group

    Junior Designer

    Headline Publishing Group, part of Hachette UK, has a great opportunity for a confident and capable Junior Designer, preferably with some experience in book publishing, to join its Creative Department to support the creative team.
  • Hachette UK

    Contracts Assistant

    Hodder & Stoughton and Headline Publishing Group, companies in Hachette UK, are looking for a well organised, efficient and self-motivated Contracts Assistant to join their Contracts department. You will be responsible for managing permissions requests, requests for reversion of rights and contracts for the licensing of certain subsidiary rights.
  • Philip Allan, Hodder Education

    Editorial Project Managers

    We are looking for two editorial project managers to work on our range of educational titles. Both roles involve managing print and online resources across a range of subjects through all stages of production, liaising with commissioners, authors, freelance editors, designers and marketing. One project manager will work on our range of leading educational magazines, taking responsibility for a number of titles, including some hands-on editing and page planning. The other role involves overseeing titles in our revision and supplemental series of books and digital resources, with the potential to work on MFL materials.
  • Hodder & Stoughton, John Murray Press, Headline, Quercus

    Strategy and Insight Executive

    A deep understanding of the consumer is essential to the success of any business – without it we would soon lose our ability to connect with them. Hodder and Headline are looking to recruit a Strategy and Insight Executive, to work directly for the CEO in developing strategies on our consumer-led agenda.
  • Philip Allan

    Commissioning Editor/Senior Commissioning Editor

    We are looking for an energetic and commercial commissioning editor for the Philip Allan imprint of Hodder Education. You will have the opportunity to further develop our revision and supplemental materials, building an exciting range of materials and services for teachers and students. We are also the home of Hodder’s publishing in Economics and Modern Languages. So there’s a huge range of opportunity for the right candidate to work with us to build an exciting role across some key parts of our business. You should have been commissioning for a year or two, or be a market-focused development editor looking for their first commissioning challenges. You should be interested and informed about working across print and digital media, adding to the market-leading success of our Dynamic Learning platform.
  • Hachette Children's Group

    Designer (3 Vacancies)

    Hachette Children's Group, part of Hachette UK, the UK's leading book publisher, is proud to publish many top authors, brands and illustrators including Cressida Cowell, Robert Muchamore, Enid Blyton, Steve Backshall, Francesca Simon and Mick Inkpen.
  • 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.
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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 1st July 2015