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Publicist - Art Books

Location:
Central London
Salary:
Available on request
Date Posted:
29 Nov 2018
Advertising End Date:
31 Dec 2018
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Reference:
7474
Job Description

Are you a publicist with a passion for art and experience in non-fiction publishing?  This Publicist vacancy with a well-respected international university press in London is a fabulous opportunity to develop and implement publicity campaigns for an exciting range of art books and to work with prestigious museum and distribution partners.

Key duties:

  • Create and implement publicity campaigns for assigned titles
  • Secure coverage and reviews across print and online media to promote the list and drive sales
  • Build relationships with authors and museum and distribution partners
  • Work closely with colleagues to share ideas and coordinate plans
  • Organise and attend author events at literary festivals and galleries

Experience / skills required:

  • Proven track record of publicising non-fiction books
  • Good contacts in print and online media and proven success generating media coverage
  • Team oriented and excellent communication skills
  • A proactive and creative approach to identifying and and leveraging publicity opportunities
  • Some experience of managing author PR
  • An interest in the art world and the art book market would be beneficial

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

Contact:             Helen Speedy
Tel:                    0203 574 4425

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.