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Yours Commercial Assistant

London & South East

Do you have an interest in Media or want to develop a career in events or project management? The Yours Commercial Team is a great place to start.

The Yours Commercial Department is a dynamic team which is responsible for driving revenue across the magazine through a number of initiatives including Reader travel, Reader offers and the Reader events, leveraging the Yours brand and values to drive customer interaction whilst ensuring quality, value and a profitable return.

We are looking for an individual to join the team, assisting us in managing and developing all aspects of new and existing projects with a focus on the delivery of the marketing schedule. The successful candidate will be dedicated, prepared to work hard and show a positive attitude towards challenges. We are a small team with a strong team ethic and are looking for someone who is able to bring energy and enthusiasm to the role.


Key Skills

  • Confident oral communication skills
  • Proficiency in both Excel and Word
  • Reliable attention to detail
  • Good organisational and time management skills
  • Ability to multi-task and work to deadlines
  • Ability to write accurate and persuasive copy
  • A good eye for design and message delivery
  • An interest in Marketing
  • Creative thinking
  • Commercial acumen
  • Team player
  • Self-driven with ability to employ initiative

Skills Gained

This is a fantastic opportunity to gain valuable experience in a fast-paced publishing company.


Within the role you will be asked to assist in the day to day running of all initiatives, ensuring that good relationships are maintained with all partners, clients and suppliers. Your primary brief will be to ensure that the marketing schedule to support all initiatives is implemented in a timely and efficient manner. In order to achieve this you will be required to liaise closely with both editorial and commercial design teams creating and submitting briefs for the magazine and for all other customer touch points across the media mix. You will need to ensure schedules are managed effectively, deadlines are met and response is monitored. Attention and accuracy is essential to effective delivery. The role will enable you to develop a wide range of transferable skills and also provide an opportunity to develop both your knowledge, experience and workplace confidence.

Diversity and inclusion are at the heart of everything we do. We want to make sure that our selection processes are as fair as they can possibly be, providing a level playing field for anyone who wants to come and work at Bauer. Therefore, if you require any adjustments to an interview process, please feel free to get in touch with who will be happy to talk through any adjustments you need in complete confidence, and make arrangements on your behalf. Adjustments can be whatever you need them to be, whether that’s around accessibility, preparation time and space, or just travel expenses to get you to the interview. Let us know what you need, and we’ll do everything we can to make sure you’re getting a fair opportunity to succeed.

How to apply

With your application which should include your CV and cover letter, please can you submit 100 words describing who you think the typical Yours magazine reader is. Please send to

Closing Date for applications is Saturday 30 November 2019