Vacancies

Little, Brown Book Group

Head of Contracts/ Senior Contracts Manager

Little, Brown, part of Hachette UK, the UK's leading book publisher, has an exciting vacancy for maternity cover for their Contracts Director for a period of up to one year from mid-November 2017.
John Murray Press

Sales Director, John Murray Press

A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen to join the award-winning team behind books such as The Loney, The Keeper of Lost Things, Black Box Thinking and David Attenborough's forthcoming Adventures of a Young Naturalist, plus the John Murray Press Language, Business, Faith and Professional lists
Octopus Publishing Group

Editor, Ilex

The Ilex imprint of Octopus Publishing Group is looking for a highly organised, conscientious and visually literate editor with at least 3-4 years’ experience in illustrated books. Excellent editorial skills and a solid knowledge of InDesign are necessary for this role.
Orion Publishing Group

Marketing Manager

The Orion Publishing Group is looking for a talented and creative Marketing Manager to work across all its imprints - Orion Fiction, Trapeze, Gollancz, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, Orion Spring and Seven Dials.
Hodder & Stoughton

Senior Editor / Editorial Director, Sceptre

The successful applicant will be expected to bring their own vision and ideas to the list and to acquire non-fiction titles, as well as some fiction. The ideal candidate will have several years' experience of commissioning, a successful track record and a proven ability to be pro-active and creative in their approach to commissioning
Orion

Senior Book Designer

The Orion Publishing Group is an award-winning Publisher, with a broad range of brilliant titles across all our imprints: Orion, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, Trapeze, Spring, Seven Dials and Gollancz. Our authors and brands include Ian Rankin, Michael Connelly, Simon Sebag-Montefiore, Fearne Cotton, The Hairy Bikers, amongst many others.
Hodder Education

Sales Consultant

Rising Stars is part of Hodder Education, one of the largest educational publishers in the UK. We support the curriculum in almost every subject and at every level. We have recently launched Reading Planet, our brand new primary reading scheme and Rising Stars Mathematics, a home-grown scheme designed to support the mastery curriculum. As a result, we are expanding and are seeking experienced sales professionals to join our field-based sales team.
Hodder & Stoughton / John Murray Press

Senior Rights Manager

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a sales-focused and highly motivated individual to join the busy Rights team rights across the Hodder & Stoughton and the John Murray Press lists. We are looking for an organised, confident and commercially aware Rights Professional with a minimum of four years’ experience in rights or licensing.
Orion

Digital Editor

Orion Fiction is looking for a Digital Editor to launch and manage a commercial fiction digital-only list. Reporting to the Publishing Director you will be responsible for launching and shaping a digital-only publishing list, acquiring strategically and commercially. You will have experience of commissioning and publishing commercial fiction, and will have a strong knowledge of digital publishing. You will be happy working quickly and proactively and will be able to drive the publishing of the list, with the aim of delivering digital bestsellers.
Bookouture

Commissioning Editor

Find us great authors. Create great books. Collaborate with a talented team. And learn all there is to know about creating digital bestsellers.
Hodder Education

Assessment Consultant

Hodder Education is one of the largest educational publishers in the UK. We support the curriculum in almost every subject and at every level. We also have a very successful and growing Assessment business which produces standardised, summative and formative assessment products and services for primary and secondary schools in the UK and overseas.
Octopus Publishing Group

Production Controller (part-time)

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 Education

Webinar and Operations Executive

Hodder Education, part of Hachette UK, has an exciting opportunity for an outstanding candidate to join us as Webinar and Operations Executive for our events team based in Banbury, Oxfordshire.
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.