Fitzcarraldo Editions is looking for a full-time publicist based in our Deptford office. The publicist will work closely with the publisher, associate publisher and publishing assistant to manage publicity and communications for Fitzcarraldo Editions. Responsibilities will include leading press campaigns for a dozen books published each year, organising and leading author tours, coordinating with colleagues on marketing initiatives (including selling books at book fairs, online sales, etc.) and publicity for our smaller US list. The position will suit someone able to work as part of a small team but also willing to use their initiative, with good communication and organisation skills, an aptitude for social media and engagement with online communities, an ability to work well under pressure, and good attention to detail. Industry experience in publicity is essential. To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by 1 February 2019. Interviews will be held soon afterwards. Salary is £24,000/year.
Fitzcarraldo Editions is looking for a part-time (3 days a week) publishing assistant. Providing support to Fitzcarraldo Editions’ publisher, the publishing assistant will be involved in every aspect of the publishing process, including editorial, production, publicity, marketing, foreign rights, and general office administration. The position will suit someone able to work as part of a small team but also willing to use their initiative and work on their own. Experience in publishing is desirable but not required. Attention to detail is essential. Knowledge of a foreign language is a plus. To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to email@example.com by 26 September 2016. Interviews will be held soon afterwards. Salary on application.