Vacancy – / Marketing and artwork manager – children’s publishing, advertising, greetings

The Bright Group provides a cutting-edge tailored service to the world of illustration. We have become renowned within the industry for our dynamism & pro-active approach representing our artists, so it will be a special person who joins our team.

We are looking for someone that is knowledgable and excited about Marketing and PR, with excellent editorial skills and a passion for art and design.

  • Manage artist collections on the website
  • Select images for grouped portfolios and mail outs: Publishing ;Educational, Children’s, Picture books, Fiction (manage and group clients) Advertising; Greetings and Seasonal
  • Write Blog posts
  • Select artists work to suit specific marketing campaigns
  • Select artists work and layout in Portfolio sheets
  • Organise systems for the marketing portfolio sheets and keep agents updated.
  • Group clients and contacts to match marketing sheets and campaigns to send out.
  • Marketing- Festivals, awards, book signings, social media
  • Press releases
  • Facebook/twitter/updating news and articles onto web
  • Email campaigns
  • Enhance SEO
  • Apply for competitions


Skills needed

4 main skills needed are:

  • Design –Photoshop
  • Ability to write
  • Knows and loves children’s publishing: for example can tell the difference between educational, picture book and fiction artwork.
  • Have understanding and enthusiasm and interest for advertising and greeting cards.
  • Be able to contribute to the company in a positive and enthusiastic way – be punchy and have a spark about them.