Job title: Press Officer (Maternity Cover – part time)
Company: Barrington Stoke Ltd
Location: Edinburgh / or UK
Is the role permanent? Maternity cover for 1 year.
Is the role full time? Part time
Salary: From £30,000, pro rata, depending on experience
Contact: Anne Mather [email protected]
Closing date: Applications close on 5pm 27th January 2023

Job description

Barrington Stoke is looking for a Press Officer to join our award-winning children’s publishing company. The role will require an experienced, enthusiastic and well-organised person, who will relish the opportunity to work in a small and collaborative team and with some of the biggest children’s authors and illustrators in the business. You would be responsible for handling all author and company PR and for managing all title campaigns, working to a budget as agreed with the Sales and Marketing Director. Other responsibilities include building relations with key company stakeholders, representing Barrington Stoke at key events and feeding in to the Editorial and Design teams. We are flexible on hours, with a minimum of 3 days per week, preferably based at our Edinburgh offices but other UK locations will certainly be considered.

Start as soon as available.