HarperCollins is currently seeking a VP Publicity & Trade Communications to provide leadership and strategic direction for all Harlequin imprints including Park Row Books, Hanover Square Press and Graydon House.
Park Row Books was launched in 2016 and is dedicated to publishing an exclusive list of voice-driven and thought-provoking books across a variety of genres, from mainstream literary fiction and book club fiction to literary suspense and narrative nonfiction.
Hanover Square Press aims to publish compelling, original fiction and narrative nonfiction that encompasses a broad range of genres—from crime, thrillers, and high-concept fiction to history, journalism, and memoir.
Graydon House Books is a boutique imprint dedicated to publishing book club–worthy women’s fiction with strong commercial appeal.
Harlequin was founded in 1949 and offers readers a broad range of reading in many genres, from general and women’s fiction to young adult and narrative nonfiction, and more.
For this newly created role, ideal candidate will have substantial experience managing a large team, developing media relations strategy as well as overseeing the execution of the strategy, creating and maintaining a network of broadcast, print and digital media contacts and designing and executing high-impact campaigns. Experience with adult commercial fiction titles a must – experience with romance genre is not necessary.
We are a company full of people who are passionate about books. When you apply for a position, we want to know why you want to work here, and why you are interested in the job. That’s why cover letters are strongly preferred.
Harlequin is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.