Careers

Open Positions

Trade Marketing Assistant

Temporary Publicist

This is a temporary position beginning in June 2024 through November 2024, working on various publicity & marketing initiatives during the maternity leave of a senior publicist.

This position will manage publicity and some marketing for a range of titles (both lead and midlist), with responsibilities including list building, pitching, and media outreach and follow-up; author tour itineraries, travel arrangements and logistics; author & agent communications; mailings; internal communication and campaign updates. Other duties may include support for larger departmental campaigns; collaborating on social media campaigns; development of promotional materials including press kits and releases; awards submissions, and other general publicity, database and contact management responsibilities. Excellent communication and organizational skills are required, as is prior publicity and/or marketing experience at a children’s publishing house. This temporary position with an average of 28 hours per week ideally will be hybrid and based in our Boston office 2 days a week. If you are interested in applying for this temporary role, please send a resume and cover letter to careers@candlewick.com.

Holiday House, Peachtree Publishing, and Pixel+Ink Internships

We are proud to offer paid internships. All interns work up to 24 hours a week, both remotely and in our New York and Atlanta offices, and are given responsibilities and learning opportunities that span all departments including editorial, marketing and publicity, sales, legal, and rights. We encourage applicants of all backgrounds, academic credentials, and work experiences to apply.