Job title: Sales and Marketing Executive
Company: Durnell Marketing Ltd
Location: Primarily remote
Is the role full time? Yes
Is the role permanent? Yes
Salary: £23,000 - £30,000 depending on experience
Contact: James Dunphy - [email protected]
Closing date: 21 June

Job description

Durnell Marketing Ltd is a dynamic European Sales and Marketing Agency serving the UK and international book publishing industry.

We are seeking a Sales and Marketing Executive to help us develop our sales opportunities and support the general sales effort of the team. The role will comprise of various sales and marketing activities, including trips to visit customers in Europe, creating digital marketing content, and contributing to our social media accounts. The employee will report to all three directors, depending on tasks and territories. They will be working on the products of our extensive range of brilliant independent publishers, as shown here:

Any candidate should be based in the UK.

The role will be almost entirely remote, with some attendance required at book fairs and occasional client meetings in London.

Applicants should have:

  • A high level of autonomy
  • A good understanding of data management
  • 2 years’ experience in the publishing industry
  • Good computer literacy
  • User-level graphic design/packaging skills
  • At least one foreign European language at an intermediate level
  • Willingness to travel to major book fairs and on sales trips to European countries – expected to be 8 weeks per year.


  • Starting salary £23,000 - £30,000 depending on experience
  • 20 days annual leave + public holidays
  • All equipment necessary will be provided by the company
  • Yearly bonus on company from the calendar year following the employee’s beginning + commission on written orders on sales trips
  • A company credit card will be provided for travel expenses

Training will be provided as needed, along with day-to-day feedback and regular reviews. The employee’s performance will be measured on target achievement, progress in sales, and quality of sales support provided to the rest of the team.

Please send your CV and cover letter including your current notice period to James Dunphy - [email protected]