Job opening detail :
Sales Assistant
posted: July 10, 2018
Offered by:
Peter Lang Publishing
Health; Dental; 401K
Full Time
New York, NY
Peter Lang is seeking an energetic, highly organized, and independently motivated individual to support our sales and marketing department as a full-time sales assistant in our New York office. This assistant will work directly for the sales and marketing director and the role requires day to day administration to ensure that authors and customers receive the highest level of service.

• Supports director in the implementation of the sales and marketing strategy for digital and print products
• Monthly sales reporting of key accounts
• Ensure metadata delivery and accuracy to accounts
• Prepares sales presentations for meetings

Customer Service
• Assists in customer satisfaction - order input, inquiries, tracking shipments and follow-up
• Maintains accurate customer database

• Assist in social media and other promotional strategy
• Handle author contact and requests for book promotion and events
• Market research for promotion of new product strategy
• Other administrative duties as needed

• Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal skills
• Excellent time management and communication skills
• Professionalism
• Prior office experience is required, and some publishing is preferred
• Bachelor’s degree
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, some graphic skills
• Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
About Our  
Peter Lang Publishing specializes in the publication of high-quality, peer-reviewed scholarly books in the humanities and social sciences. We have over 60,000 titles in print with 11,000 in digital format and approximately 1,000 Open Access titles. Our expansive program is published in multiple languages and receives worldwide marketing and distribution.
Patricia Mulrane Clayton
Please send a cover letter and resume to Patricia Mulrane Clayton, Sales and Marketing Director via email: No calls, please.
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