Internal Communications & Events Manager - Global Publishing House

Salary Salary DOE - £30-40k
Location London
Reference EG888947
Edwina Goldman

The culture

They are incredibly proud of the contribution publishing makes to the world and believe that embracing diversity in all its forms is the key to creating a culture that will make us a better publisher. Their people thrive in an environment that accepts and encourages the sharing of different ideas and opinions, and we publish a wide range of voices to reach the broadest audience possible.

The role

• Internal communications: Drafting, producing and distributing regular staff newsletters and updating our company intranet. These are all vital tools to help us amplify our strategy and business priorities to our staff, while celebrating their achievements and building our employer brand internally.

• Annual Event: Working with an external production agency to organise our annual all-staff conference, where we share our company results and hear directly from senior colleagues and the biggest authors we’re publishing in the year to come. In the three months running up to the event, this is likely to take up to 70% of your time.

• Group events: Managing and delivering a calendar of all-staff events, including quarterly town hall meetings, company workshops on key announcements and peer-to-peer masterclasses, as well as working with our publishing divisions to amplify some author events to staff.

• Book fairs: Overseeing staff presence at the Frankfurt, London, Bologna and Beijing book fairs, working closely with our book stand contractor and publishing divisions to create the stands, manage passes, travel and entertainment, and facilitate on-site meetings.

About you

• You’re a highly organised person, with the ability to prioritise and manage changing deadlines

• You’re a natural problem solver and calm under pressure

• You enjoy getting to know people and have some experience of building networks and stakeholder management in federal or matrix businesses

• You’re a good copywriter with a warm, informal and engaging style and the ability to reflect our culture and company personality in everything you produce

• You’ve managed large scale events, both virtual and physical, and have previously worked with production agencies

• You’re proficient with technology, with the ability to use tools such as Zoom and Teams Live 


Your application

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Job Details

Internal Communications & Events Manager - Global Publishing House


Salary DOE - £30-40k