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.

Please note, due to a high number of applications being recieved for the following roles, we are only able to respond to the applicants whose applications have been succesful. 

 

Business Affairs Executive (Sub-Rights)

Walker Books are looking for Business Affairs Executive to work with the internal foreign-rights team and business affairs teams issuing and administering foreign rights agreements in a timely manner and maintaining up-to-date, accurate records and filing systems relating to such agreements.
 

To see the full Job Description, please click here.

Assistant Editor, Character Publishing

Walker Books are looking for an Assistant Editor to execute all elements of editorial administrative function of the Character list and to support the Executive Editor with generating copy. Working closely with all members of the Character team, primarily the Publisher and the Executive Editor.

To see the full Job Description, please click 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.