Work for us


We at Walker believe in creating something special.  We bring children fun and engaging stories by the best authors and illustrators, which can be experienced in innovative ways.  If you would like to be a part of this, please see below for our current vacancies.  Plus, you can also check out our tweets for job alerts! Follow the bear here.

We are always on the lookout for talented people from a range of different backgrounds to work with us.  We aim for diversity in our staff so that we will reflect more closely the community we work in and the people who we make our books for.  As one step towards this, we have signed up to the Equip Publishing Equalities Charter.

If you would like to apply for any of these roles then send your CV along with a covering letter to Alexandra Miller at recruitment@walker.co.uk.

 

Current Vacancies:

Job Title:    SENIOR BUSINESS AFFAIRS MANAGER

Job Purpose: To ensure timely and accurate production of contracts for acquisition and sale of rights and advise internally and externally on all related issues; to safeguard the integrity of all Walker owned or controlled intellectual property
Reporting to:   Executive Director of Business Affairs Walker UK and Australia

Areas of Responsibility:
Contract production; provision of sound contractual advice; Biblio set up; permissions function; staff management

Download the full job description here.

 

Submitting Illustrations and Manuscripts:

If you would like to submit a manuscript or find out how to illustrate books for us please visit the Your Questions page here

 

Work Experience & Internships:

We now offer work experience placements in specific departments.  Applications are accepted for over 18s.  Please click this link: Work Experience Placements / Internships to see what is currently available. 

If you would like to apply for any of the placements advertised then please identify the work experience placement in which you are interested in the subject line when you send your CV to Alexandra Miller at recruitment@walker.co.uk.