Vacancies

Quercus

Marketing Assistant

We are looking for an enthusiastic, organised, creative and confident person to join the small but busy and dynamic Marketing department at Quercus Books. Working on bestselling authors including David Lagercrantz, Peter May, Bruno Vincent, Katie Piper, Hideo Yokoyama and Elly Griffiths, our remit is diverse and this is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate.
Hodder Gibson

Editorial Assistant (Fixed Term)

This fixed-term role is focused around assisting with the successful and timely delivery of the 2017 SQA Past Papers project, with additional responsibilities to provide editorial and project work on other areas of the Hodder Gibson list. You will be expected to have excellent proof-reading skills and be able to effectively brief and manage external freelancers and other stakeholders to assist in ensuring the SQA Past Papers are produced efficiently and to the highest standard.
Hodder Gibson

Senior Desk Editor

This role is focused around leading the successful, timely delivery of the 2017 SQA Past Papers project, with additional editorial management responsibilities across the Hodder Gibson list. You will have proven excellent project-management skills and be able to effectively brief and manage external freelancers, stakeholders and staff to ensure that the SQA Past Papers are produced efficiently, to the highest standard, and within budget.
Octopus Publishing Group

Publishing Co-Ordinator

We have a vacancy for a highly organised, creative, versatile and Publishing Co-Ordinator to join the small team at Bounty Books.
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, Licensed Publishing

Orchard Books, an imprint of Hachette Children’s Group, is seeking a talented Senior Editor to join its dynamic licensing team. Reporting to the Publishing Director, the successful candidate will manage a growing portfolio of bestselling licensed properties – including MY LITTLE PONY; POKEMON; POWERPUFF GIRLS - across a range of fiction, activity, colour and novelty formats. The Senior Editor will project manage from acquisition to publication, developing publishing strategies and editorial content to creatively grow each brand, as well as managing licensor relationships on this key part of our list.
Sphere and Piatkus Fiction

Senior Marketing Executive

Little, Brown Book Group, four times winner of the Publisher of the Year Award, is looking for a talented and creative Senior Marketing Executive to join its friendly and innovative marketing team. This is a desirable role, with the opportunity to work on a wide range of commercial fiction.
Group Finance

Accounts Payable Administrator

We have a vacancy for an Accounts Payable Administrator in the Accounts Payable department. This role is responsible for the processing of invoices and credit notes to supplier accounts held in our SAP purchase ledger. The Accounts Payable Administrator will report directly to the AP Team leader.
Hodder Faith

Sales and Marketing Executive

We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and organised team player on a temporary basis to support our Sales & Publicity Managers in their campaigns to promote Hodder Faith’s list.
Hodder & Stoughton

Editor

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.
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.
Hodder Education

Marketing Executive

An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Marketing Department at Hodder Education. Requiring the creativity to plan and execute compelling campaigns, you will be responsible for marketing a range of our Hodder Education teacher and student events, our highly successful and popular A-level and GCSE student magazines and our ever-growing list of secondary education Computing & ICT print and digital titles.
Hodder Education

UK Trade Sales Executive

This role provides a chance to work as part of a small dynamic sales team, selling into and supporting a wide variety of UK trade and specialist educational customers.
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.
Hachette UK

Business Process Leads - Project Eve

We are currently recruiting people to design and implement the new royalty system and supporting business processes that will be used across all the publishing divisions when the Vista Royalties system is replaced (Project Eve).
Hachette UK

Data Management Lead - Project Eve

We are currently recruiting four data-savvy people to work as part of the Project Eve team on designing and implementing a new royalty system, and supporting business processes. This is an ideal entry-level role for someone who wants to work as part of focused project team to deliver a key strategic system and make a real difference to the core running of the business.
Hachette Children's Group

Term-Time Schools Sales Consultants (Self-employed)

Hachette Children's Books is one of the most successful children's publishers in the UK with an excellent track record in creating bestselling and award winning books for children of all ages & interests. Our imprints, Wayland, Hodder, Franklin Watts & Orchard Books together form a dynamic list of top quality picture books, fiction & non-fiction.
Hachette UK

Careers at Hachette UK

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.