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Commissioning role, Jessica Kingsley Publishers








Do you want to publish books at the forefront of social change?

For over thirty years Jessica Kingsley Publishers has sought to empower individuals to change society through information and knowledge. Our books are a result of a team that cares passionately about social justice and reflect our belief that words and ideas should celebrate diversity and equality for all.

With market leading lists in the areas of autism, adoption, dementia, gender diversity, mental health and social work, we are now looking to expand our portfolio into new and emerging areas. If you have ideas for commissioning on new topics that align with our mission, we want to hear from you.

Our books have won awards in recognition of the values that are central to our publishing. Come and join us.

Our Commitment

Hachette employs people on the basis of their abilities. We aim to attract and develop talent from a base as broad as the world of readers we want to reach, with a wide and representative range of age, faith, disability, race, gender, sexuality and socio-economic, regional and cultural backgrounds.

We also recognise the importance of a good work-life balance, and champion flexible working, including part-time and job shares for all our roles. Please just let us know in your application or at any stage throughout the process if this is something you want to explore.

To apply, send your full CV and a covering letter to: Alternatively, hard copies can be sent to: HR Department, Carmelite House, 50 Victoria Embankment, London, EC4Y 0DZ.

Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are only able to get in touch directly with shortlisted candidates. If you are shortlisted and need us to make any adjustments to help you attend for interview, please do let us know.

Closing date: 9th December 2019