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.
  • Headline Publishing Group

    Editorial Assistant

    Headline Publishing Group is looking for a highly organised Editorial Assistant to join its busy Fiction Editorial Department, working on women’s commercial fiction and romance
  • Little, Brown Book Group

    Senior Publicity Manager

    Little, Brown Book Group is looking for an experienced publicist to join its award-winning publicity team. The successful candidate will be the lead publicist for the Constable and Robinson imprints: attending acquisitions meetings, producing compelling pitches for potential new projects and working with the imprints’ biggest authors to create targeted and strategic campaigns for a range of non-fiction and fiction titles. From celebrity memoirs to crime and thrillers, popular psychology to parodies, break-out debuts to high profile award-winners; it is a varied and exciting list.
  • Group IT

    Business Analyst

    Hachette UK are looking to recruit a Business Analyst to work in their Solutions Team within the IT Department. The purpose of the role is to investigate and analyse business process requirements with the aim of making them as efficient as possible by utilising the available IT systems. The main systems used across the Hachette Enterprise include Biblio3 (publishing system), SAP (finance) and Vista (distribution).
  • Little, Brown Book Group - PCR

    Editorial Assistant - Non Fiction

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and organised Editorial Assistant to join the Piatkus Constable Robinson (PCR) non-fiction team. PCR combines three successful imprints at award-winning publisher Little, Brown Book Group and is home to a truly diverse commercial non-fiction offering, ranging from market-leading psychology, both self-help and popular, to business and personal development, to health and wellbeing, to history, humour and how-to books.
  • Hachette Children's Group

    Senior Editor, Enid Blyton

    Enid Blyton remains one of the most recognisable brand names in children's publishing. We have a unique opportunity for a visionary senior editor to develop and manage the publishing programme – including the Noddy, Famous Five and Secret Seven series titles. You will develop publishing that expands and shapes the future of this iconic brand portfolio.
  • John Murray Press

    Commissioning Editor, Business Books

    Nicholas Brealey Publishing, which was acquired by Hachette UK in June 2015, is looking for a dynamic and experienced commissioning editor to grow its internationally renowned business list.
  • Hodder Education

    International Schools Consultant

    Hodder Education, part of Hachette UK, is looking to recruit an enthusiastic, self-motivated team member to join the busy International Sales department as an International Schools Consultant for the Middle East and Indian Sub-Continent. The position is office based and frequent travel to the region is required. Hodder Education is a leading publisher of learning and teaching resources, providing textbooks, eBooks and digital Services to over 140 countries worldwide.Reporting to the International Sales Director, you will be responsible for promoting the Hodder Education list within the Middle East and Indian Sub-Continent.
  • Hodder Education

    Editorial Manager - Job Share

    Starting September 2016 we are looking for an energetic and highly organised editorial manager to work across the Hodder Primary lists, including Rising Stars and Galore Park titles. The Editorial team are looking for an experienced Editorial manager, who will work collaboratively with a job share partner to oversee a variety of projects from manuscript to sign off of print-ready PDFS.
  • Hodder Education - Banbury Oxfordshire

    Operations and Speaker Support Executive

    Hodder Education, part of Hachette UK, requires an ‘Operations and Speaker Support Executive’ for its events team based in Banbury, Oxfordshire. In this varied and challenging role, the successful candidate will provide excellent service to Hodder Education speakers, suppliers and customers by receiving and processing all information in relation to our wide range of events. You will be dealing primarily with speakers but also teachers and parents interested in all kinds of events from teacher workshops, to online teacher training and student revision conferences.
  • Hodder Education

    Events and Marketing Assistant

    An exciting opportunity for an Events and Marketing Assistant has arisen in the Marketing Department at Hodder Education – winners of the Academic, Educational and Professional Publisher of the Year. Reporting to one of our marketing managers, this is a busy and varied role. The main focus will be on assisting with a high volume of events ranging in size, therefore the ability to work with accuracy will be welcomed.
  • Hachette Children’s Group

    Reprint Production Controller

    We have a rare opportunity to work with our production team as a Reprint Production Controller working across all our fiction and non-fiction reprints. The Controller will also help develop and source new special sales projects such as book and toy packs, gaining wide experience on a broad variety of children's books.
  • Orion Publishing Group

    Publicity Manager - Maternity Cover

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and enthusiastic publishing PR professional to join the Orion Publishing Group’s dynamic publicity team as Publicity Manager. Reporting to the Deputy Publicity Director, you will be responsible for publicity for a wide variety of high-profile fiction and non-fiction authors across the Orion, Weidenfeld & Nicolson and Trapeze lists.
  • Hodder Education

    Commissioning Editor, Assessment - 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. The role requires a strong knowledge of the publishing process and procedures, and sound organisational skills. With responsibility for developing new print and digital assessment products and new editions of key backlist assessments, 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.
  • Ilex, Octopus

    Commissioning Editor

    Ilex are looking for a Commissioning Editor to contribute to their expanding list of books on visual culture, creativity, art and design. The successful candidate will have a creative, international outlook, be open to developing existing concepts, and eager to generate great ideas of their own
  • Hachette Children's Group

    Digital Marketing Manager

    This is a genuinely exciting opportunity for a digital marketer to help shape and implement the Hachette Children's Group's digital strategy. You will devise activity to maximise marketing opportunities, sales and exposure for the Hachette Children's Group’s books and digital product through all channels and markets. You will be responsible for our websites, communities and social media strategy.
  • John Murray Press

    Senior Commissioing Editor

    John Murray Learning, the publisher of distinguished brands such as Teach Yourself, Michel Thomas and Chambers is looking for an experienced Senior Commissioning Editor to oversee the success of an ambitious publishing plan in their Languages Division. This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone who wants to be at the forefront of innovation in educational publishing.
  • 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. We are currently expanding the team to create more capacity to build new functionality and sites on this platform in-house
  • Octopus Publishing Group

    Production Controller

    Octopus Publishing Group is one of the UK’s leading illustrated publishers with titles covering everything from cookery to gardening, wine to maps, antiques to health, children’s and more. We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join a busy team producing a varied list of four-colour and black and white titles. This role would suit someone with 1-2 years’ experience of four colour book production in book publishing, who is looking for their next opportunity.
  • Little, Brown Book Group

    Key Accounts Manager - Supermarkets

    Little, Brown is looking for a Key Account Manager to join our sales team and manage supermarket sales. Reporting to the Sales Director, this is a senior position in Little, Brown Book Group’s busy, dynamic and successful sales department. With experience of selling to the supermarkets, the successful candidate will be a skilled, experienced sales person who has the confidence and communication skills to play a leading role in maximising Little, Brown sales.
  • Rising Stars

    Primary Sales Consultant - North West

    Rising Stars, part of the Hodder Education Group, is a leading publisher of print and digital resource materials for primary schools. We are seeking a sales professional with a proven track record to sell our products to schools academies and local authorities. Ideally based in the greater Manchester area, covering areas including Cumbria and Lancashire you will be responsible for driving sales and meeting targets in the allocated territory.
  • Rising Stars

    Primary Sales Consultant - North Midlands

    Rising Stars, part of the Hodder Education Group, is a leading publisher of print and digital resource materials for primary schools. We are seeking a sales professional with a proven track record to sell our products to schools academies and local authorities. Ideally based in the North Staffordshire area, covering areas including Cheshire, Liverpool and Shropshire, you will be responsible for driving sales and meeting targets in the allocated territory.
  • Hachette UK

    Receptionist / Switchboard Operator

    Would you like the chance to work for one of the biggest book publishers in the UK? Hachette UK is looking for a personable full-time Receptionist to welcome visitors, including many of our famous authors, to our magnificent home Carmelite House, near Blackfriars, and to help staff our busy telephone switchboard. This is an exciting opportunity to join a creative, forward thinking company and help us create a strong positive impression, offering a warm welcome to visitors and dealing with telephone queries in a professional and helpful way.
  • Hachette Children's Group

    Designer, Orchard Books

    We are now seeking a new Designer to support our Art Directors in creating outstanding, award winning cover designs and book interiors. The successful candidate will work across middle-grade and YA fiction for Orchard Books – from World of Norm to Ally Carter
  • Hodder Education

    Sales Consultant (maternity cover)

    Hodder Education is a leading publishers of print and digital resource materials for Secondary Schools and Further Education colleges.
  • Hachette Children's Group

    Project Editor (Mat. Cover)

    Watts Publishing, an imprint of Hachette Children's Group, is seeking a talented and enthusiastic Project Editor to join its highly creative team for an initial period of nine months that may be subject to further extension. We publish a range of children’s non-fiction and leisure reads for the school & library and trade markets.
  • 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.
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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