Work Experience

The Random House Group provides opportunities for people to undertake 2-week unpaid work experience placements in a variety of publishing functions such as Editorial, Publicity and Marketing. Work experience will enable you to learn about how the organisation and its different departments work. You will have the chance to develop and practice your publishing skills, talk to people within the industry and gather advice and contacts. Work experience here is an excellent way to get your foot on the publishing career ladder if you are interested in working in the industry. Several departments have taken part in the work experience scheme i.e. Sales, Design, Marketing, Editorial & publicity.

To be eligible for a work experience placement at Random House:


- You must be 18
- You must not have carried out a work experience placement with Random House within the last 6 months


How to apply

  1. To find a list of the current available work experience placements click here.
  2. Have a look to see if there are any placements that you would like to apply for. For more information you can click on each event.
  3. Once you have chosen which placement or placements you would like to apply for please email your CV to WorkExperience@randomhouse.co.uk (please make sure that you put in the title of the email the placement you are applying for and the dates)