Do you have what it takes to lead the communications strategy for a thriving smart thinking imprint?
We’re looking for an experienced publicist to lead our communications team to get readers talking about our books and authors.
Penguin Business (formerly Portfolio Penguin) is a business and smart thinking focused imprint publishing books packed full of cutting edge ideas to help change the way we work.
Our internationally renowned authors include Sunday Times Business Editor, Oliver Shah, author of the bestselling biography of Sir Philip Green, Damaged Goods; Simon Sinek, author of business classic, Start with Why, entrepreneurs including YouTube sensation, Marie Forleo, and Whitney Wolfe, founder of Bumble, as well as thought leaders including Rachel Botsman and General Stanley McChrystal.
We are looking for someone with at least three years’ experience in PR or marketing to join us as our Campaigns Manager (or Senior Campaigns Manager). You will be responsible for devising our overall communications strategy, directing our marketing activity and running your own publicity campaigns. You will line manage a communications assistant who handles marketing for the imprint.
You will be an excellent communicator, skilled at forming working relationships with authors, journalists and colleagues and brimming with original ideas for engaging readers. You’ll have exceptional attention to detail, able to manage complex schedules and the logistics in a busy office environment.
You’ll thrive in a creative culture which nurtures enduring professional relationships and offers excellent training in a friendly, supportive team. You’ll be a voracious reader with, ideally, a passion for smart thinking. If this sounds like your dream job, we’d love to hear from you.
Please apply with your covering letter and CV as soon as possible. To apply, click here.