Thames and Hudson Autumn 2014

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Autumn Catalogue 2014 online

Current Vacancies


Publicity Manager

We are looking for an experienced, dynamic and well-networked Publicity Manager to join our Marketing & Communications team and work primarily on our exciting range of History, Nature and Visual Arts titles, but also on the Thames & Hudson list as a whole. The successful candidate will ideally be a Senior Publicist or Publicity Manager looking to substantially enhance their career.

Key responsibilities

This is an exciting and varied role with responsibility for:
• Increasing media coverage for Thames & Hudson’s History, Archaeology, Nature and Visual Arts titles
• Developing, implementing and managing creative and innovative publicity campaigns across print, broadcast and online media
• Planning and organizing book tours and author events
• Circulating reviews, plans and materials to the sales force
• Contributing to Thames & Hudson’s social media content with publicity updates

Experience/skills required

• Solid experience of book publicity, preferably with a track record of working on serious non-fiction titles
• Familiarity with Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
• A confident communicator with the ability to influence others
• A proactive attitude

Deadline for applications: Friday 28 November 2014

To apply, please write, citing your current salary and enclosing your CV, to:
    Alice Craddock
    HR Department
    Thames & Hudson Ltd
    181A High Holborn
    London
    WC1V 7QX
    Recruitment@thameshudson.co.uk



Sales Administration and Title Database Manager (Maternity Cover)

Thames & Hudson is looking for an extremely well-organised and numerate person with a proven eye for detail to be the key point of contact between our Sales and Marketing department, external bibliographic services, and our distributor Littlehampton Book Services (LBS).

You will be responsible for creating and maintaining accurate title records for all T&H and distributed titles, liaising with LBS on bibliographic data and price changes and feeding such information to Nielsen Bookdata/ BDS/ Bowker/ Amazon. Other duties include maintaining the Publication schedule and Seasonal List and coordinating weekly dues releases.

Candidates must display a meticulous and committed approach to the accuracy of data, on-going data management and attention to detail, as well as excellent numerical skills. Strong organisational and communication skills are also essential, together with the ability to manage multiple tasks in a timely manner. This position is unlikely to be suitable for candidates with less than two years relevant publishing or book trade experience.

The successful candidate should also be familiar with the day-to-day operation of information systems, including database and stock management systems, such as Vista, Business Objects and Microsoft Excel.

This position is available as maternity cover and is expected to last for a period of 12 months.

To apply, please write, citing your current salary and enclosing your CV, to:
    Alice Craddock
    HR Department
    Thames & Hudson Ltd
    181A High Holborn
    London
    WC1V 7QX
    Recruitment@thameshudson.co.uk