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Marketing & Publicity Assistant - Children's Books  
  posted: July 16, 2014
 Offered by: 
ABRAMS
 Salary: 
low $30s
 Benefits: 
Health, Dental, 401K
 Duration: 
Full Time
 Location: 
New York, NY
 Requirements: 
ABRAMS seeks an organized, detailed-oriented individual with a strong interest in children's book publishing, to provide administrative support to projects and activities for the Children's Marketing & Publicity Department team and to coordinate activities to create public awareness of ABRAMS children's books. Individual will be responsible for assisting in book marketing campaigns and author tours; coordinating social media activities; organizing materials for Trade Shows and attending as needed; trafficking promotion materials; researching and developing outreach opportunities for title marketing campaigns and niche marketing efforts; compiling sales information; creating and writing materials such as press releases and press kits; booking media tours for authors; preparing mailings for reviewers and tracking their status; and providing general administrative back-up support (maintaining databases, coding invoices; tracking expenses; filing, faxing and photocopying).

Qualifications include a bachelor's degree; excellent command of the English language (both oral and written); good telephone and email manner; ability to work well under pressure of deadlines in a fast-paced environment. Computer literate. Proficient in Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, Excel. HTML and InDesign/Photoshop skills a plus.
 About Our  
Company: 
ABRAMS is the preeminent publisher of high-quality illustrated books for adults, adolescents and young children. ABRAMS is the publisher of bestsellers such as the wildly popular "The Diary of a Wimpy Kid" series, award-winning cookbooks of Alton Brown and the stunning photography of Yann Arthus-Bertrand's "Earth from Above" series. ABRAMS is conveniently located in the NYC mid-town Chelsea area. We offer competitive salaries, generous benefits, 401 (k) plan, tuition assistance, summer hours and paid Christmas week vacation. Visit our website at www.abramsbooks.com
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 Special  
Instructions: 
Please submit resume and cover letter describing your strong interest in the children's book publishing industry.
Job #  10850
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