Job opening detail :
Publicity Manager, Tiller Press
posted: Sept. 29, 2020
Offered by:
Simon & Schuster
Duration:
Full Time
Location:
New York, NY
Requirements:
Simon & Schuster is looking to hire a Publicity Manager to work on a new imprint that is focusing on practical non-fiction across all categories. Responsibilities will include: Publicity campaigns for non-fiction, with an emphasis on lifestyle, cooking self-help. Key responsibilities include: Pitching and securing national and regional media, including print, television, online and radio; Arranging and assembling multi-city book tours and author appearances; Writing press releases, targeted pitch letters, author bios and other promotional materials; Creating targeted mailing lists; Cultivating and maintaining media relationships

Qualifications:
at least 5 years’ prior work experience in publicity, with an emphasis placed on booking top-line media in both traditional and digital outlets, and organizing author tours
A proven ability to generate creative angles and pitches
An ability to work in a fast-paced environment under deadlines
Extensive knowledge of the media and a familiarity with producers, newspaper and magazine editors, and book critics and reviewers
A deep understanding of the digital media space, including bloggers and social media
Ability to work in a collaborative team environment
Excellent organizational, communication and writing skills
About Our  
Company:
Simon & Schuster, a division of ViacomCBS, is a global leader in the field of general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for consumers of all ages, across all printed, electronic, and audio formats. Its divisions include Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing, Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing, Simon & Schuster Audio, Simon & Schuster Digital, and international companies in Australia, Canada, India and the United Kingdom.

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Job #:
26940
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