36 Causton Street, London, SW1P 4ST
Posted on: Friday 20 September, 2019
SPCK & IVP, three times IPG award-winning independent publisher of Christian books, including Bob Hartman’s Rhyming Bible and Journey with Me by by Catherine Campbell, winners of Books of the Year at the 2019 CRT awards, is seeking a Publicity Executive to join the company in their office in Pimlico.
We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic publicist with a passion for books, to be part of a small but lively department. Reporting to the Commercial Director, you will work on all aspects of planning and implementing publicity campaigns, including liaising closely with authors, journalists and freelancers, coordinating review lists and mailings, writing press releases, pitching to media, working on author events, creating publicity strategies for books/campaigns and providing publicity feedback into the editorial and publishing process.
You will be highly-organized, creative and resourceful, with excellent communication and social media skills and have at least a year’s experience of working in a publicity role at a publishing company. An understanding of the UK Christian environment would be very helpful.
To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter to the HR manager at email@example.com