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Publication or Company Bloomsbury Publishing Inc.
Job Title Marketing Manager
Industry Book Publishing, Marketing
Benefits 401K/403B, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Position Profile:
Bloomsbury Publishing's Academic Division is looking for a Marketing Manager to work within a team of six marketers who are responsible for promoting Bloomsbury's academic titles in the United States. The role oversees the US budget and promotional activities for academic monographs, textbooks, reference works, and trade titles. This position is responsible for marketing the theology, biblical studies, religious studies, general religion, history, and anthropology lists.

Key Responsibilities:
- Helping to draft the annual US Academic marketing plan and budget, and ensuring its implementation throughout the year.
- Planning and attending key academic conferences in relevant subject areas.
- Researching new lists, databases, and associations for direct mail, emails and general promotions.
- Developing and implementing new technology where relevant and cost-effective - emailings, newsletters, blogs, social-networking sites, etc.
- Organizing publicity for selected titles, developing and keeping media contacts up to date, and supporting book launches and events.
- Contributing to regular publishing and other team meetings.
- Presenting titles to visiting field sales reps.
- Working closely with colleagues in developing the marketing database.

Travel: 5-8 overnight trips a year, including some weekends, to designated trade shows and academic conferences.

Selection Criteria:
BA or equivalent. Three years of publishing experience in marketing at an academic or university press. Experience managing marketing campaigns and budgets and a good understanding of the full marketing mix (including digital and online). Good written and oral communication skills, plus the ability to multi-task, budget, plan, and execute campaigns.
About Our Company Bloomsbury USA is a publisher of adult, children’s, and academic books. Established in 1998 as an American subsidiary of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, we publish bestselling and award-winning authors ranging from Howard Jacobson and Anthony Bourdain to Paulo Freire and Alain Badiou. In addition, Bloomsbury Academic & Professional publishes a portfolio of titles and journals from scholars and practitioners in the Humanities and Social Sciences – with particular strengths in Philosophy, Literary Studies, Linguistics, Politics, Film/Media Studies, and Theology. Bloomsbury Academic & Professional is a rapidly expanding division of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, a global company with offices in New York, London, New Delhi, Sydney and Doha. We publish a portfolio of books and journals from recognized experts in our core subjects and have a suite of pioneering digital products in development.
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