Vacancies

Headline

Publicity Manager

Headline Publishing Group, part of Hachette UK, the UK’s leading book publisher, is looking for a Publicity Manager to join Headline’s Press Office, reporting to the Communications Director, with full ownership of their authors and campaigns. We need a responsible, enthusiastic, well-organised person who is really committed to the job and will relish the opportunity to travel with authors, attending a range of events, sometimes at weekends. Ideal candidates will already be working at Press Officer or Senior Press Officer level.
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.
Hodder Education

Senior Desk Editor

We are looking for a Senior Desk Editor to work on textbooks and digital materials for secondary English, Science, Computing and Maths. As part of a desk editing team, you will oversee a range of titles from manuscript to publication, supervising freelance suppliers in order to maintain good working relationships while ensuring that standards remain high. You will be a proactive planner, an effective teamworker, and quick to adapt to changing circumstances.
Hodder Education

Publisher/Senior Commissioning Editor, Science

We are now looking for an energetic publisher/senior commissioning editor to drive the development of our resources for teachers and learners of Secondary Science. You'll be the creative and commercial drive behind our Service for Secondary Science teachers, commissioning print and digital materials, managing backlist, and working closely with colleagues to build an exciting range of materials and services for teachers and students in UK schools and colleges
Little, Brown Book Group

Senior Digital Marketing Manager

Little, Brown Book Group, four times winner of the Publisher of the Year Award, is looking for a talented and creative Senior Digital Marketing Manager to join its friendly and innovative marketing team.
Little Brown and Orion

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 is a unique position with specific responsibility across both companies and is ideal for someone with ability and ambition eager to take their next or first step in publishing sales.
Orion Publishing Group

Audio Assistant

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic full-time Audio Assistant to join the Audio team at The Orion Publishing Group. Orion publishes across a range of fiction and non-fiction genres via six imprints, and the Audio team works across all of these lists.
Group IT

SAP Security 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.
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.
Hachette Children's Group

Senior Rights Executive

This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated individual to join the dynamic Rights team of one of the UK's leading children's book publishers.
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.
Group Finance

Accounts Payable Administator

We have a vacancy for an Accounts Payable Administrator in the Accounts Payable department. This role is responsible for processing weekly payments in Sterling and carious currencies. The Accounts Payable Administrator will report directly to the Assistant Accounts Payable Manager.
Group IT

Business Intelligence Developer

As part of this project, we're looking for a Business Intelligence Report Developer who will be responsible for the creation of intelligent and real-time reports on the Cognos BI Solutions software.
Group IT

Project Manager

Reporting to the Head of Projects, this role will be responsible for management of projects to agreed budget and time-scales, management of complex and high risk IT changes, supervision of other team members, championing the use of PRIME2 for the successful delivery of projects.
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 IT

Test Analyst

As part of this project, we're looking for a Test Analyst to generate and develop test scenarios, execute test scripts and track results against expected outcomes for our new software and management systems. You'll be responsible for raising issues, ensuring that defects are investigated and resolved during the test phases and work closely with the Test Manager to map out delivery timelines for each Test Cycle.
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. The ideal candidate will need to have exceptional communication and organisational skills; be proficient with the MS office suite and have proven experience working with databases. Previous experience in a sales related role would be advantageous. You will need to be able to engage with colleagues across the business, work to tight deadlines and be an excellent team player.
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 subjects for print and digital publications across a variety of educational sectors, in particular vocational and technical subjects for FE colleges and our Scottish curriculum publishing for Hodder Gibson.
Hodder Education

Junior Management Accountant

The Hodder Education Group is a vibrant and growing business with Hachette UK. Over the past few years it has succeeded in winning market share through curriculum change in the UK, and has significantly grown its international business in a wide range of markets. In addition Hodder Education has made a string of successful acquisitions, building its primary strength with the addition of Rising Stars and Galore Park, and growing through targeted list acquisition in the Caribbean and Singapore. We are looking for a Junior Management Accountant to work for the Hodder Education Group, a division of Hachette UK.
Hodder Education

Business Development Manager

Hodder Education, one of the UK’s leading educational publishers – winners of Publisher of the Year 2015 and 2016 - is looking for a Business Development Manager to join Hodder Gibson, our publishing arm in Scotland, where we lead the way with bespoke innovative print and digital products for the Scottish school and FE market.
Hodder & Stoughton, John Murray, Headline and Quercus

Strategy and Insight Executive

A deep understanding of our consumers is essential to our success. We are now looking to recruit a Strategy and Insight Executive, to work directly for the CEO in developing strategies to inform our consumer-led agenda.
Project Eden

Business Change Manager

We are currently recruiting for a business change manager responsible for successfully planning and managing all aspects of the publishers' transition into our new distribution systems. This will include the physical relocation of distribution operations, retraining of staff and the shaping of strong new and existing relationships.
Hodder Education

Senior Marketing Executive

We have ambitious plans for growth and are looking to appoint an experienced and self-motivated Senior Marketing Executive on a 12-month fixed-term contract, to develop and implement the marketing strategy for a defined assessment portfolio across the Rising Stars and Hodder Education imprints.
Hodder Education

Digital Support Assistant

Hodder Education, one of the UK's leading educational publishers - winners of Publisher of the Year 2015 and 2016 - is looking for a Digital Support Assistant to join the busy digital marketing team. We can offer you a fantastic opportunity to work in a supportive and friendly environment. As Digital Support Assistant you will provide efficient and effective.
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).
Hachette Children's Group

Term-Time Schools Sales Consultants (Self-Employed)

We are looking for enthusiastic, self-motivated and committed individuals who want to offer us their services long term on a self-employed basis selling books to schools
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.