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Penguin Ireland Seeks Press Officer


Could you turn a book into a bestseller?


We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Press Officer to join the Penguin Random House Ireland Publicity team.


We are looking for someone who can bring campaigns to life, from planning through to execution with the upmost creativity across all media platforms.


We publish books across all markets and genres. We are literary and commercial; fiction and non-fiction; local and global.  We have a fantastic and extensive portfolio of authors including Donal Ryan, Liz Nugent, Roddy Doyle, Paula Hawkins, John Boyne, Sinead Moriarty, Ross O’Carroll-Kelly, Elizabeth Strout, Lee Child, Jeff Kinney and Dave Rudden.


In your role, you will work closely and collaboratively within the publicity team, as well as with colleagues from across the business, in sales, marketing, editorial and rights. You will responsible for coordinating and running publicity campaigns and events and you will work closely with authors to maximise their potential in everything they do.


This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a keen interest in working on a wide range of books both literary and commercial and on both adult and children’s books.  We are looking for someone with excellent organisational skills, attention to detail and ability to work well under pressure. Good communication skills and excellent social media skills are essential. Experience in publishing or an office environment is desirable, but not essential.


If this sounds like you, then please apply no later than Tuesday, 19 February 2019.


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