Working at Penguin Random House

61%
Recommend working here to a friend
83%
Rate salary as high or average
2.9
Career development
4.0
Work life balance
3.3
Management
3.1
Benefits & perks
3.6
Diversity & equal opportunity
3.8
Working environment

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Key Account Manager

'A great learning opportunity and also at times a lot of fun, but ultimately I pr...'

North Sydney, New South Wales, Australia — 1 month ago

The good things

The company is making a real effort to consult employees on what the company needs to focus on and how it should represent itself to the public.

The challenges

This is a very big, highly corporate company and it can feel like there is little room for an individual to make an impact or to be involved in their own career developme...

Publishing

'Big changes over the last couple of years, but still a lot of great reasons to w...'

2 months ago

The good things

Penguin Random House is the largest publisher in Australia, and as a consequence provides employees with the opportunity to work on high profile projects, learn everythin...

The challenges

Publishing is obviously an industry experiencing massive change, and some people, particularly some long term publishing employees, have found these changes difficult to ...

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About Penguin Random House

Our Story Our Mission Penguin Random House is the international home to nearly 250 editorially and creatively independent publishing imprints. Together, our mission is to foster a universal passion for reading by partnering with authors to help create stories and communicate ideas that inform, entertain, and inspire, and to connect them with readers everywhere. What We Do Our dedicated team of publishing professionals is committed to helping authors realize their very best work and to finding innovative new ways of bringing stories and ideas to audiences worldwide. By leveraging our global reach, embracing new technologies, and collaborating with authors at every stage of the publishing process—from editorial and design, to sales and marketing, to production and distribution—we aim to provide them with the greatest platform possible. At the same time, we fiercely protect our authors’ intellectual property and champion freedom of expression, ensuring that their voices carry beyond the page and into the folds of communities and societies around the globe. Source: This is an extract from the company's own website.

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