Marketing Manager - Book Publisher - London (Closing Date: 10/11/2015)
A Marketing Manager with book marketing experience is needed to join a global leader in publishing. Joining on a 14 month maternity contract you will be based in their Central London office that is lined with bookshelves and filled with a passion for reading.
Home to best selling brands and critical hits, with authors as diverse as Philippa Gregory, Ranulph Fiennes, Tom Rob Smith, Tyler Oakley, Walter Issacson and Lynda La Plante, this leading publisher gives readers the very best of all genres including fiction, culture, sport, history, politics, autobiography and narrative non-fiction.
Founded in the US in 1924, the company has grown to become an international publishing powerhouse releasing 2000 titles annually.
Reporting to the Marketing Director, you will join as their Marketing Manager tasked with creating and maintaining impactful marketing campaigns. Expect to be involved with: Building the authors' brands and visibility; creating and implementing a customer communication plan; organising and attending events; contributing and executing consumer promotions; ensuring a consistent brand message and much more.
To qualify... You will need to be an effective and organised marketer with publishing experience or similar who can demonstrate:
- Strong marketing skills gained in a book publishing environment;
- A flair for writing and a keen eye for design;
- The ability to deliver high impact campaigns across all media;
- Experience in pitching to authors, agents and retailers;
- Strategic thinking skills along with strong market awareness and consumer insight.
If you love reading books and placing them into the hands of others then we would love to hear from you! This is an amazing opportunity for a Marketing Manager / Book Marketing Manager who is looking to bring great ideas to a warm and friendly team. Get in touch...
IMPORTANT: You will only be considered for this vacancy if you complete the short application form on the Guru Careers website following this link - http://gurucareersengine.com/Applicant/applyopen?j=8d2d31ee2bbb848#.Vh41vivmMms
£30000 - £32000 Per Annum (14 month maternity contract)
Marketing Manager - Book Publisher - London
14 month maternity contract