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Marketing Assistant

Scholastic is the world’s largest publisher and distributor of children’s books, working with thousands of schools in the UK and Ireland every year to inspire children to read for pleasure through its Book Fairs and Book Clubs programmes. Scholastic provides trusted resources and support to teachers through its educational publishing arm and is also the home to children’s authors and illustrators including Philip Pullman, Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler and series including The Hunger Games, Captain Underpants and Horrible Histories.


We are looking to recruit a highly-motivated Marketing Assistant to join our Schools Marketing team. We promise to keep you very busy. You’ll help to support our marketing on and offline, assist with the planning and executing of direct marketing activity to schools as well as producing effective and persuasive marketing collateral.


We’re looking for a ‘can do’ approach, strong organisation and communication skills, including a flair for copywriting and an eye for detail.  You must be numerate and confident working with a range of both internal and external stakeholders.


If you would like to apply, please send your CV along with a covering letter quoting job reference number 015.18 to


We are an inclusive organisation and actively promote equality of opportunity for all with the right mix of talent, skills and potential. We welcome applications from a wide range of candidates.


Marketing Assistant

Scholastic, London
Full-time, Permanent
Children's Publishing, Educational, Publisher
Assistant, Marketing
Salary description: 
Circa £20,500