Job opening detail :
posted: Mar. 5, 2018
Offered by:
Bonnier Publishing USA, Children's group
Commensurate with experience
Health, Dental, 401K
Full Time
New York, NY
Bonnier Publishing USA children's group (Little Bee Books, BuzzPop, Yellow Jacket) is seeking an exciting, dynamic, and thoughtful publicist to join our team!

The publicist will be responsible for pitching and booking media for a diverse list of children’s books in both traditional and nontraditional outlets, as well as working with authors and illustrators on event and trade show appearances. They will help to identify key titles for media opportunities, increase trade and consumer awareness, and build campaigns with the marketing team.

A role at Bonnier Publishing is an opportunity to be a part of a different story. There are no other major publishers like us. Everything we do is underpinned by our group values; we live and breathe them in everything we do.

What You'll Be Doing:

*Creating and executing publicity campaigns for 100+ titles each year
*Collaborating with the children’s marketing manager to ensure that publicity plans are consistent with overall marketing strategy for the book and the imprint
*Securing reviews, author interviews, features, and exclusive content for our books in both national and regional media.
*Planning and executing author tours, school visits, and event appearances
*Creating and managing a list of publicity contacts within the trade and mainstream media
*Creating dynamic press materials and targeted email pitches
*Coordinating mailings
*Working with the blogging community
*Working on launches of new imprints and initiatives
*Creating and adhering to an annual budget

What You'll Bring to the Table:

*3-5 years of publicity experience in children’s books
*Solid foundation of key media contacts
*Excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
*Able to work independently and be a strong self-starter
*Proven creative skills and an ability to continually think in new and different ways
*Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
*Ability to work quickly and decisively in a fast-paced environment
*Proactive team player with a willingness to pitch in wherever needed
*Previous publicity experience across a wide variety of children’s book formats, established relationships with key booksellers, industry and mainstream media, as well as book bloggers and book tubers and a strong desire to grow a new business and help develop a department is a plus!
About Our  
What you didn’t know about the team:

Bonnier Publishing USA is the new kid on the Bonnier Publishing block, and we're growing fast! This is your chance to get in on the ground floor of one of the most exciting opportunities in publishing worldwide.
Laura Grillo
251 Park Ave S
Applying to join our team:

Please apply via our website at with your CV detailing your salary expectations. We’d love to know more about you than just what’s on your CV, so feel free to send a letter, video or comic monologue whatever showcases your passion for our company and the work you’d be doing and we’ll view it.
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