Are you looking for an exciting entry level position in publishing? Do you have a passion for illustrated books? Are you looking to learn skills in marketing and PR? If so, The Quarto Group, the leading global illustrated book publisher, wants to hear from you. We have a very exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic book lover and can-do person to join our vibrant campaigns team as a Campaigns Assistant on our Adults books list, in a full-time position.

 

What is the role about?

The Campaigns Assistant will work across both marketing and PR (including social media and online advertising) and across the full Quarto Adult publishing list, including our prestigious imprints Frances Lincoln, White Lion, Ivy Press and Leaping Hare. The Campaigns Assistant will manage their own projects from creation to implementation, assist the Campaigns team and the Campaigns Director, and contribute to the overall promotional strategy and output of the team. It is an exciting and rewarding role that will give the successful candidate a wealth of experience within a global publishing company.

Working within the overall Quarto Group Campaigns department, the Campaigns Assistant will report to a Campaigns Manager and will work closely with our sales and editorial teams.

What are the key responsibilities?

  • Devising and implementing trade and consumer campaigns for a variety of titles and specific categories
  • Content creation – from POS to social assets
  • Management of social media platforms including Instagram and TikTok
  • Management of Amazon A+ pages
  • Manage the title submissions for the Bookseller Buyers Guide
  • Arrange author tours and events and liaise with key UK festivals
  • Liaise with our US marketing team

What does the role require?

  • A passion in illustrated books, marketing and PR
  • A strong interest in online and social media
  • Strong copy writing skills
  • Experience in managing a busy workload
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • A can-do attitude and bags of common sense

About The Quarto Group:

The Quarto Group publishes a wide variety of books and products, with a mission to inspire life's experiences. Produced in many formats for adults, children and the whole family, our products are visually appealing, information-rich and stimulating. We publish books by and for everyone to promote inclusion and enable diverse writers and illustrators to reflect and shape our culture and society.

The Group encompasses a portfolio of distinct imprints. Subjects range from cookery, gardening, crafts, art & photography to popular culture, history, travel and nature.

Quarto sells its products globally in over 50 countries and 40 languages, through a variety of sales channels, partnerships, and routes to market.

Quarto employs c.350 staff in the US, UK, Hong Kong and Australia.

To apply, please email your CV and a cover letter to marketingrecruitment@quarto.com

Please note that it is necessary that you have the right to live and work in the UK to apply for this position.

The closing date for applications is Thursday 08th September at midnight (UK time).

Quarto is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion. We condemn systemic racism in society in all its forms. The Quarto Group is an equal opportunities employer.  We believe that employing a diverse workforce is an important factor in success and make recruiting decisions based on applicants’ experience and skills.  We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.

We are monitoring the diversity of our staff and published authors against the National Census annually and providing staff with unconscious bias and inclusion training to promote diversity. We are also committed to finding ways to improve our industry’s practices 

 

 
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