Fixed term 10 week contract – Full time
Yale University Press London is looking for a temporary publicist to join our trade communications team on a fixed term full-time contract lasting 10 weeks.
Reporting to the Trade Communications Manager the role will be responsible for covering a list that includes history, philosophy, current affairs, economics and popular science.
A proactive self-starter with excellent communication skills, you will have previous publicity experience, either as a publicist or as an assistant who has handled their own campaigns. Responsibilities will include creating and adapting publicity plans; drafting press materials; liaising with authors; pitching for stories in national print, broadcast and online media; pitching for literary festivals and other author events; scheduling relevant social media; and following up any other publicity opportunities as they arise.
We are looking for someone who can start in January. Salary negotiable dependent upon experience.
If this sounds like you, please email your CV and a covering letter to:
Heather Nathan, Communications Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: Wednesday 14th December