Do you like to champion the best new stories?
Could you help create a buzz around our books?
We’re looking for someone to join our Michael Joseph division as a Publicity Assistant.
Michael Joseph publishes bestselling novels and non-fiction and is home to some of the very biggest authors and brands in UK publishing – including bestselling female novelist Marian Keyes, Britain’s top-selling chef Jamie Oliver, national treasure Dawn French and worldwide bestseller Jeremy Clarkson.
As our new Publicity Assistant, you’ll provide administrative support to the directors and wider Publicity team.
You will need to be organised and efficient, be able to work to deadlines, deal winningly with a large number of people both within and outside the company. In addition you will be capable of creating and maintaining multiple systems and databases; juggling a number of responsibilities and prioritising from a range of competing demands; and be happy working as part of very busy a team.
Ideally you’ll have previous experience of working in a busy office, using social media, be computer literate, show attention to detail, and have an interest in commercial fiction and non-fiction as well as a curiosity to learn quickly.
Please apply with a CV and a covering letter no later than Wednesday 17th January.