Campaigns Manager/Senior Campaigns Manager, Penguin Business

Penguin Random House

CLOSING DATE: 10 March 2019

CONTACT: Recruiting Manager

Do you have what it takes to lead the communications strategy for a thriving smart thinking imprint?  Would you love to help Seth Godin make a ruckus? Could you find even more fans for Simon Sinek around the world?  Do you know how to make a book campaign contagious?

Then we’ve got the perfect job for you.

We’re looking for a senior member of our Communications team to get readers talking about our books and authors.

Penguin Business (formerly Portfolio Penguin) is Penguin’s business and smart thinking focused imprint publishing cutting-edge ideas in leadership, management, entrepreneurship, finance, innovation, professional skills and narrative business. Our books that are packed full of practical advice to help you change the way you work and do business. Our bestselling, internationally renowned authors include Simon Sinek, Eric Ries, Seth Godin, Rachel Botsman, General Stanley McChrystal and Sophia Amoruso.

We are looking for an experienced communications professional with at least three years’ experience in PR or marketing to join us as Campaigns Manager.   You will be shaping our communications strategy and developing and running your own marketing and publicity campaigns to reach targeted readers for each book we publish.

You will be an excellent communicator, skilled at forming collaborative working relationships with both authors and colleagues and brimming with original ideas for engaging readers online.  You’ll have exceptional attention to detail, able to manage complex schedules and the logistics in a busy office environment.  You’ll thrive in a creative culture which nurtures enduring professional relationships and offers excellent training in a friendly, supportive team.  You’ll be a voracious reader with, ideally, a passion for smart thinking.

If this sounds like your dream job, we’d love to hear from you.

How to Apply

Please apply with your covering letter and CV no later than midnight on Sunday 10th March. 

We’ll be publishing a new series of books on the future of business aimed at senior managers and leaders with the first four titles publishing in September next year.  Imagining an unlimited budget, in your cover letter please identify a target audience for this series and outline three targets for your campaign comprising of one PR and two marketing ideas.

Apply here