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Press Officer

Location:
London
Salary:
Available on request
Date Posted:
29 Aug 2018
Advertising End Date:
12 Oct 2018
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Reference:
7276
Job Description
A leading independent publisher of commercial non-fiction and illustrated books has a new opening for a Press Officer to join their team. Based in their office in South West London you will manage publicity campaigns for a diverse range of adult non-fiction titles.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Publicity Assistant or Executive who is looking for a new challenge. You’ll join a small and friendly team and work on some exciting and bestselling titles. 

Key duties:
Create PR plans and manage publicity campaigns for a range of illustrated non-fiction titles
Build relationships with print, broadcast and online media
Write press releases and present pitches to secure publicity coverage 
Provide excellent author care and accompany authors to events and interviews
Update social media channels and keep abreast of online platforms where books and authors can be promoted
Collaborate with colleagues across the business as well as agents and relevant external parties 

Experience / skills required:
Proven publicity experience in publishing, ideally working on non-fiction titles
Excellent interpersonal skills
Good contacts across the print, broadcast and online media
A team player with a collaborative approach 

For further information, please apply online or email a CV and salary expectations to olivia@atwoodtate.co.uk 

Contact:        Olivia Constantinides
Tel:                0203 574 4429

Atwood Tate embraces diversity and seeks to promote the benefits of diversity in all of our business activities and to develop a business culture that reflects that belief. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief.