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Press Officer - sports, business and health books, Ebury

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Date: 28-Oct-2017

Location: London, LND, GB, SW1V 2SA

Status: Open Position

Company: The Random House Group Limited  

Requisition ID: 11637

If you’re a Press Officer with a wide and varied taste in books and a passion and knowledge around sport, business and health this could be your next role.


Ebury Publishing is known as one of the UK’s leading non-fiction publishers, and also has a growing commercial fiction list. We work with a diverse range of bestselling authors including Guy Martin, Chris Boardman, Spencer FC, Richard Branson, and Sheryl Sandberg, as well as high profile brands.


Our Publicity team is looking for someone enthusiastic who can assist in bringing sports books and business book campaigns to life, from inception through implementation and beyond. You will need an extensive network of media contacts, experience assisting on campaigns with high profile individuals, and superb communication skills. You will work closely with authors and agents, as well as colleagues in editorial, marketing and sales, so we are looking for a real team player who can remain calm under pressure.


Working across a range of print, digital, broadcast and radio, you will have a track record of successful, creative campaigns in these areas and a thorough knowledge of integrated PR for non-fiction publishing. The ideal candidate will also have experience organising and managing events, working with partners and book tour experience.


This role would suit someone who thrives on engaging with online communities and is constantly thinking of upcoming trends.


Please apply by 20th November with a CV and Covering Letter telling us about PR campaign for a sports, business or health book that you’d love to run.


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