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Octopus Publishing Group

Editorial Director, Ilex

We are looking for an Editorial Director to consolidate and strengthen Ilex's position as one of the leading illustrated imprints of books for creative people. The list currently covers the arts, practical art, brand and licence partnerships and visual culture.

Octopus Publishing Group

Publicity Campaigns Manager

We're looking for a dedicated publicist and passionate communicator within our energetic Publicity and Marketing team. Reporting to the Publicity and Marketing Director, the role will involve working across the whole Octopus Publishing Group list.

Hodder and Stoughton

Commissioning Editor

Hodder & Stoughton’s fiction team is looking for a new commissioning editor to build their own list of commercial authors across crime, suspense and thrillers. Home to major brands such as John Grisham, Peter Robinson, Stephen Leather and Sabine Durrant, Hodder’s aim is to create bestsellers by providing enthusiastic readers with gripping and fast-paced reads. In this role, you will publish around twenty novels a year, across all areas of crime and thrillers, with a focus on creating digital bestsellers and finding the brands of the future.

John Murray Press

Publicity Manager

We are seeking a talented communications professional to join our team as a Publicity Manager. You will be responsible for securing innovative and widespread PR coverage for titles across our list of bestselling and prize-winning fiction and non-fiction, as well as working closely with marketing and sales colleagues to lead teams that drive and deliver fully integrated campaigns.

Group IT

DAM Support Analyst

Group IT are looking for a DAM Support Analyst to support the day-to-day operation of the Digital Asset Management System

Octopus Publishing Group

Administrative Assistant, Ilex

We have a vacancy for a highly organised, efficient, pro-active and reliable person in the fast-growing Ilex Imprint at OPG. Ilex publishes illustrated books for creative people; our wide-ranging list includes practical digital photography, how to draw, creative mindfulness, careers guidance for creative people, design, and even dot-to-dot books.

Piatkus Non-Fiction - Little, Brown Book Group

Editor/Commissioning Editor - Maternity Cover

Piatkus, an imprint of the Little, Brown Book Group, is seeking a talented Editor/Commissioning Editor to join its non-fiction team to cover a period of maternity leave from the beginning of September.

Group IT

Infrastructure Analyst

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Infrastructure team of Hachette UK based in the Bookpoint Distribution Centre. Reporting to the Network and Infrastructure Operations Manager, the Infrastructure Analyst will work on a mixture of operations and projects.

Group Finance

Group Payroll Manager

Reporting to the Director of Accounting Services and supervising a team of three the Group Payroll Manager is an integral part of the Group Finance management team based in Abingdon, and significantly contributes to the successful performance of the team. You will be responsible for ensuring the continued success of the Group Payroll department within the Hachette UK Group, delivering timely, accurate payrolls in a professional, and customer service orientated environment.

Octopus Publishing Group

Legal Manager

We are looking to recruit a motivated and commercially aware individual to run our legal department. This is a fantastic chance to play a pivotal role in providing top quality legal advice to a number of prestigious lists, authors and agents.

Group IT

Desktop Systems Engineer

The Desktop Systems Engineer will act as a technical escalation point, coach and mentor for both Desktop and Service desk teams as required. Your role will be to ensure that all escalated calls from the teams are dealt with in a timely and professional manner.

Hodder & Stoughton

Editor, Non-Fiction

The Hodder & Stoughton non-fiction team publishes a broad and exciting list of bestselling titles and has a strong reputation in autobiography, history, sport, entertainment and narrative non-fiction, with authors including Miranda Hart, Graham Norton, Joe Lycett, Levison Wood and Joe Sugg.

Octopus Publishing Group

Production Controller (2 days per week)

We have a superb opportunity for an enthusiastic, experienced and passionate individual to join our talented and friendly Production team. The position would suit somebody with 2-3 years' experience of producing colour books, and who is keen to work in a highly creative environment.

Hodder & Stoughton


Hodder & Stoughton are looking to build on their highly successful publishing of SF, Fantasy and Horror, and hire an editor steeped in genre fiction and SFF-based social media to work with the Publisher. We are looking for a highly organised, enthusiastic and self-motivated Editor to join the team. They will have experience working on a genre list and now be ready to begin or expand their commissioning role, buying books with crossover appeal to both the Hodder General Fiction audience and to its dedicated SFF community, Hodderscape.


(Senior) Commissioning Editor

Working closely with colleagues in editorial, production, marketing and sales you will help define the creative vision required to deliver commercial and profitable new projects within a challenging market.

Group IT

SAP Basis Consultant

Hachette UK has embarked on a major programme of investment in IT and operations to ensure that its supply chain operations remain the best in the industry and are well positioned to adapt to on-going changes to the UK book distribution market. We currently use SAP ERP to manage our FI/CO processes, and we are extending our SAP estate, and are building a Web Application that sits on SAP Gateway. We have completed the design phase, and are now starting the Build phase.

Little, Brown Book Group

Senior Marketing Executive – Literary

Little, Brown Book Group, four times winner of the Publisher of the Year Award, is looking for a talented and creative Marketing Executive to join its friendly and innovative marketing team. This is a diverse role, with the opportunity to work on a wide range of literary fiction and non-fiction titles. The role will involve campaign management for titles across the Virago, Little, Brown and Abacus lists, home to acclaimed and bestselling authors such as Sarah Waters, Donna Tartt, Tom Holland and Margaret Atwood.

Hachette Children's Group

Senior Editor

Wren & Rook, the new non-fiction imprint at Hachette Children’s Group, is seeking a talented, highly motivated Senior Editor with experience of working within trade non-fiction publishing to join its small, creative team. Reporting to the Publishing Director, this role is a rare and exciting opportunity to help shape and develop a new list in its launch year. The successful candidate will commission and manage a broad range of projects, from highly illustrated gift titles to teen/YA non-fiction. The role will involve working closely with authors, agents, designers and illustrators.

Hachette Children's Group

Senior Editor, Wren & Rook

Reporting to the Publishing Director, this role is a rare and exciting opportunity to help shape and develop a new list in its launch year. The successful candidate will commission and manage a broad range of projects, from highly illustrated gift titles to teen/YA non-fiction. The role will involve working closely with authors, agents, designers and illustrators.


Marketing Executive

We are looking for an enthusiastic, organised, creative and confident person to join our small but busy and dynamic marketing team at Quercus Books.