Job opening detail :
Publicity Executive
posted: Jan. 14, 2022
Offered by:
Pluto Press
Health; 401K; Profit-sharing; 21 days holiday, plus time off between Christmas and New Year
Full Time
Remote working, US or UK
We are looking for a capable publicist at the start of their career to increase our global media exposure and work with our authors to secure coverage in print, podcasts, radio, TV and online media. Reporting to the Publicity and Social Media Manager and working closely with the Sales and Marketing team, you will develop and implement effective publicity campaigns for selected books, with the aim of increasing Pluto’s visibility across the world.

You can be based anywhere in the US or UK, and can work remotely. The deadline for applications is the 7th February.

You will:
● Develop comprehensive publicity campaigns for selected titles
● Write effective PR materials and oversee the production of advance proof copies
● Pitch our authors and titles to the media for review, features, interviews, extracts or op-eds, and follow up
● Develop and maintain relationships with key contacts in the media including book reviewers, features writers, editors, TV and radio producers, podcasts, influencers etc., aided by regular meetings
● Respond to breaking news events and liaise between authors and key media stakeholders
● Work closely with our authors, providing excellent author care
● Circulate publicity to our team, sales representatives and authors
● Support the sales and marketing team with administrative tasks
● Anything else the job may reasonably require

The full job description is available on our website:

The press operates an inclusive, transparent and collective working environment. We actively encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.
About Our  
Pluto Press is a radical political publishing house. Founded in 1969, we are one of Britain’s oldest radical publishers, but our focus remains making timely interventions in contemporary struggles. We have published titles from the likes of bell hooks, David Harvey, Françoise Vergès, Lola Olufemi, Noam Chomsky and JJ Bola. Based in London, we are also currently expanding our presence in the US, having just recruited a Sales Manager for North America.
James Kelly
Pluto Press
New Wing,
Somerset House,
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