Michael O’Mara Books, an award winning independent trade publisher, seeks a talented and enthusiastic senior publicist to head up a busy communications team across adult and children’s imprints.
You will be responsible for creating and delivering exceptional PR campaigns for our stable of non-fiction authors. We are looking for someone who is creative, enthusiastic and well organised, you will have considerable experience of delivering outstanding campaigns of commercial non –fiction titles and author care as well as working closely with colleagues in Editorial, and UK Sales.
As a self-starter, you will thrive in a busy environment and enjoy developing innovative approaches to building author profiles and brands.
You will have experience of placing extracts for lead titles in the media and will develop partnerships and arrange author events with bookshops, festivals and target organisations. You will relish the opportunity to travel with authors, attending a range of events.
Succeeding as an independent in a publishing world dominated by multinational conglomerates is not easy but it is fun. And this ethos, along with huge drive, is at the centre of what you will communicate in your role at Michael O’Mara Books. If you feel this is the role for you we would love to hear from you.
To apply, please email your CV and covering letter to: