Your Chance to Join the Team

  13 Apr '21   |  Posted by: Birlinn

Birlinn Ltd is seeking to employ an Events Co-ordinator and Campaign Assistant

Birlinn Ltd, Scotland’s largest independent publishing house, is seeking to employ a full-time Events Co-ordinator and Campaign Assistant (initial one year contract with possibility to renew). 

The successful candidate will have a solid knowledge of the publishing industry as well as experience in event and content creation. 

The position is Edinburgh based and includes the programming of an imaginative annual events schedule across all Birlinn imprints. That schedule should include a mix of virtual and in-person events – working with festivals, libraries, bookshops and organisations – and the creation of video and audio content for our website and digital platforms. In addition the candidate will support title-by-title marketing campaigns working with staff members in the department.

We are a friendly bunch, vibrant and ambitious, passionate in our publishing, constantly seeking out new ideas. And we look forward to welcoming you.

This role involves travel and therefore a clean driving licence is required.

Does this sound like you? If so get in touch. Email us at for more info. Or send in your CV, cover letter and detailed examples of your experience in these areas before the closing date.

Closing date and time for applications is noon on 30 April 2021. Interviews will be held on Zoom, week beginning 10 May 2021.

Birlinn is a welcoming, inclusive and flexible employer.

We publish in Scotland, for the world

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