The Book Publicist is recruiting!
Exciting opportunity to join award-winning PR agency, The Book Publicist
We are looking for a passionate, Publicist/Campaigns Manager to join our friendly, creative, go-getting team.
The Book Publicist is a strong team of 13 publicists and marketers, leading the way in securing exciting, original, high-profile publicity for brilliant non-fiction books and expert authors.
We work with publishers including FT Publishing, Pearson, Rockpool, Routledge, Cambridge University Press and Kogan Page– as well as directly with Sunday Times bestselling authors and leading entrepreneurs and professors – to deliver hard-hitting PR campaigns. We profile world leading authors, psychologists, entrepreneurs & speakers who are experts on a wide range of topics including: parenting; dyslexia; wellbeing; leadership; relationships; marketing; politics; mental health; nutrition; diversity and inclusion; business…
We have an opening for an exciting role for a dynamic publicist to join our company as we grow the company – with a real chance to make your mark.
Planning and executing your own publicity campaigns
Writing clear, concise and engaging press releases
Brainstorming and researching ideas for campaigns
Writing thought leadership articles and ‘top tips’ features for the media
Managing author expectations and maintaining our high level of author care
Skills, knowledge, experience
At least two years’ experience in PR (books experience is desirable but we would also consider applications from journalists or PRs with transferable experience).
Excellent communication & copywriting skills
Great relationships with journalists
Drive and ambition to get brilliant results for your books
Determination and resilience – to maintain efforts until results are achieved
Attention to detail
Thrive in a fast-paced environment and able to balance multiple clients at one time
Write persuasive press releases and pitches
Have an interest in current affairs and an understanding of topical news
Enjoy working as part of a team
If this sounds like a job for you, then please get in touch….
This is an opportunity to be part of a fun and positive team in a results-driven agency with a journalistic approach to PR. It is a working from home position, with regular socials and monthly meetings and ‘creative days’ in Hay on Wye.
Full or part-time role considered. Salary 30k depending on experience. Please apply in writing by 30th June to email@example.com with a CV and a covering letter explaining why you should be our next team member, including your current salary and notice period.