We’re looking for an enthusiastic and organised press officer to join our team at Ebury Publishing, an imprint of Penguin Random House.
Ebury Publishing is renowned for creating standout bestsellers across non-fiction and fiction, with our agenda-setting and creative publishing list – our imprints include Ebury Press, Virgin Books, BBC Books, Rider Books, WH Allen and Vermilion.
Our award-winning publicity team is behind some of the most innovative and exciting campaigns in the industry and includes authors such as Sheryl Sandberg, Caitlin Moran, Yotam Ottolenghi, Mary Berry, Sir Richard Branson and Guy Martin.
We are ideally looking for a candidate who has experience as a press officer, with excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to come up with strategic publicity plans and press releases. Experience assisting or running high-profile events would come highly regarded.
You will be able to build relationships and network with key media contacts, and have a knack for finding new ways to bring readers to our books through press, events and unique promotional activities.
Our team is high-energy so a can-do attitude and the ability able to juggle a number of competing deadlines and priorities, to a deadline and within budget is essential.
Ebury is known for creating and setting trends, so ideally you will have an interest in pop culture and current affairs, and will be comfortable communicating professionally with high-profile authors, agents and other stakeholders.
This role will work closely with our marketing team and digital marketing experience will come highly regarded.
Please submit a CV and Covering Letter by 4th October. Apply here.