Simon & Schuster is looking for a Press Officer/Senior Press Officer to join its dynamic Marketing and Publicity team. Home to a roster of award-winning writers and bestselling authors; Bruce Springsteen, Philippa Gregory, Tony Adams, Laura Bates, Isabel Allende, Ranulph Fiennes, Chris Carter and Santa Montefiore are among its recent successes.
To coordinate successful publicity campaigns on a range of S&S Adult fiction and non-fiction titles.
Working on a variety of popular culture non-fiction titles including history and sport as well as commercial fiction with a focus on crime and thrillers, you will have good media contacts and some experience or knowledge in planning and executing book tours using both traditional and new media, coordinating events in bookshops, festivals, libraries and beyond, and expertise in social media.
The Candidate’s Profile:
You will have a passion for books and are an enthusiastic and creative individual; you are a team player who is self-motivated, with experience in planning book campaigns and a keen interest in the media, dedicated to building a career in publishing.
Please apply by email to HR@simonandschuster.co.uk attaching your CV and covering letter with details of your current salary and expectations.