Vacancies

Headline

Senior Commissioning Editor, Non-Fiction

We'd like to find an ambitious and energetic commissioner to join the Non-Fiction team as we continue to make our mark on the broader non-fiction landscape.
John Murray

Editorial Assistant

You will bring to the team a love of contemporary literary fiction, attention to detail, the ability to present your opinions on books as well as support your views thoughtfully, and the ability to manage and prioritise a varied workload. No experience is necessary, though experience is also no barrier.
Bookouture

Publishing Assistant

Help us to create great books and take them to market. Collaborate with a talented team. And learn all there is to know about creating digital bestsellers. We’re looking not only for great publishing talent, but people who make a habit of improving the way things are done, who embrace change and who enjoy applying science and tech to creativity.
Little, Brown Book Group

Book Cover Designer

A highly successful and award-winning publisher with a track record of delivering bestsellers across a full range of publishing subjects is seeking an exceptionally talented and motivated designer to join their team.
Octopus Publishing Group

Production Controller (Maternity Cover)

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

Digital Marketing Assistant

Hodder Education is one of the most successful primary education publishers in the UK with an outstanding track record in creating award-winning resources. The Primary Team creates print and digital resources for UK and International schools under the brands Rising Stars, RS Assessment from Hodder Education and Galore Park.
Hodder Education

Office Administrator (Maternity Cover)

Our Hodder Education office in central Banbury produces A-level and GCSE resources and events. We are looking for an administrator to ensure the smooth running of the office, dealing with deliveries and enquiries, author payments and contracts, and database entry. This is a maternity cover contract.
Hodder Education

International Commissioning Editor/Publisher

We are looking for a talented and commercial Commissioning Editor/Publisher to join our International team to publish market-leading resources.
Quercus

Key Account Manager: Waterstones & trade wholesalers

Quercus, part of one of the UK’s leading book publishers Hachette UK, are offering a rare opportunity for a strategic and ambitious Key Account Manager to join their team. Quercus incorporates the MacLehose Press, Riverrun and Jo Fletcher imprints. Titles include the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo series, as well as bestselling authors Peter May, Elly Griffiths, Louise O’Neill and David Lagercrantz. Our recent non-fiction bestsellers include the Famous Five for Adults series and extend to award winning biographies such as Citizen Clem.
Hodder & Stoughton

Senior Publicity Manager / Publicity Manager (depending on experience)

Sceptre is the literary imprint of Hodder & Stoughton, part of the UK’s leading book publisher Hachette UK. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a publicist to join the Hodder & Stoughton communications team, with particular responsibility for the Sceptre list. We are looking for someone with a passion for literary fiction and non-fiction who is capable of securing innovative and widespread PR coverage, as well as working closely with their editorial, marketing and sales colleagues to deliver fully integrated campaigns that drive sales and raise author profiles.
Hodder Education

Production Controller

The Hodder Education Group is a vibrant and growing business within 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.
Quercus

Senior Publicity Manager – Maternity Cover

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a PUBLICIST to join Quercus’ busy Press Office, being responsible for their own authors and campaigns and with a particular responsibility for the riverrun literary fiction imprint. You will be a responsible, enthusiastic, well-organised person who is committed to the job and has no problems with travelling with authors, and attending a range of events. Ideal candidates will have excellent communication skills and telephone manner.
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
Group IT

IT Service Desk Analyst

Do you pride yourself on your customer service skills? We are currently looking for enthusiastic, proactive team members to offer the best IT support to staff across Hachette UK
Headline Publishing Group

Senior Publicity Manager

Headline Publishing Group, part of Hachette UK, the UK’s leading book publisher, is looking for a Senior 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 have strong experience working at Publicity Manager level, with considerable experience in the Press Office [of a book publishing company].
Hodder Gibson

Publisher

Hodder Gibson is the leading provider of textbooks, revision materials and practice papers for schools and students in Scotland. We are also the publishers of the Official SQA Past Papers. We are now looking for an energetic publisher to drive the development of current - and new - resources for all teachers and learners.
Hodder Education

Marketing Manager - Rising Stars

The Hodder Education Group is a vibrant and growing business within Hachette UK. Over the past few years it has succeeded in winning market share through curriculum change in the UK. The company is the two-time winner of the British Book Industry Awards sponsored by the Bookseller (2015 and 2016); on both occasions the judges commented on the energy and dynamism evident within Hodder Education, making it "obviously a great place to work".
Hachette UK

Sub-Rights Analyst, Project Eve

We are currently recruiting a Sub-rights Analyst to work as part of Project Eve, a project focussed on implementing a new Royalties system at Hachette UK. This is an ideal role for a Rights Professional who wants to work as part of focused project team with a shared goal to help deliver a key strategic system and make a real difference to the core running of the business.
John Murray Press

Senior Rights Executive

We are hiring a Senior Rights Executive to join our friendly and determined team to sell rights specifically for speciality lists across the JMP publishing units.
Hodder Education

Temporary Production Controller

The Hodder Education Group is a vibrant and growing business within 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.
Hodder Education

Senior Marketing Executive – RS Assessment

The Hodder Education Group is a vibrant and growing business within 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.
Hodder Education

Marketing Executive/Senior Marketing Executive

The Hodder Education Group is an established and growing business within Hachette UK that has consistently grown both in the UK and internationally in many diverse markets. The company is the two-time winner of the British Book Industry Awards (2015 and 2016) and on both occasions the judges commented on the energy and dynamism evident within Hodder Education, making it "obviously a great place to work".
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.
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.