We are looking for an organised and experienced Publicity Assistant to work for a well-known, small independent publisher based in Soho, central London. W.W. Norton & Company Ltd publish trade books across a wide range of subjects including, history, politics, popular science, poetry, memoir, photography, cookery, music, psychology and fiction. W.W. Norton has a reputation for publishing quality titles.
The candidate will be a fast thinking, creative, energetic, motivated individual and will join our PR department as Publicity Assistant. Outstanding written and verbal communication skills are crucial, as is the ability to multi-task and prioritise efficiently and calmly.
You will assist the Head of PR on projects and manage your own campaigns. You will be responsible for the day-to-day administrative running of the department, writing press releases, dealing with media enquiries and posting on social media.
This is a great opportunity for someone with experience within the PR department of a publishing house, preferably a year and a passion for media. Knowledge of a media database such as Gorkana would be an advantage.
If you would like to be considered for this role, please send us your CV and a covering letter explaining why the position appeals to you
Mary Jones – firstname.lastname@example.org. Closing date 9th March 2018.