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Publication or Company Sony Electronics
Job Title Merchandising Specialist (Temp)
Industry Book Publishing, Internet/Online/New Media
Salary Hourly
Job Duration Temporary
Job Location San Jose, CA
Job Requirements Sony Electronics Inc. has an excellent opportunity for a temporary eBook Merchandising Specialist in our Digital Reading Business Division, based in San Jose, CA. In this position, the Merchandising Specialist will assist in the day-to-day eBook content management and merchandising efforts of the store. Tasks include updating the eBook store fronts, creating weekly newsletters, managing titles and publications in the content management system, sales reporting and status updates, analysis of competition and industry trends, special projects as needed. We are looking for an energetic self-starter with merchandising or marketing experience, an analytical mind and who shows great attention to detail. Must adapt quickly to a fast-paced environment.

** No agencies please**
** No relocation is provided for this position**
** While this is a temporary position, it does have the potential to convert to a full time regular position**

Bachelor's degree is required
3+ years of work experience in book publishing or related field
E-commerce experience desired
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Ability to meet deadlines and prioritize multiple projects
Must be a self-starter who can work independently as well as within a team
Strong attention to detail
Must possess strong written and oral communication skills and have strong interpersonal skills
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Power Point
Familiarity with content/asset management systems, Salesforce and email services a plus
Avid reader and a passion of literature a plus
About Our Company Who are the people that work for Sony? We're engineers, sales professionals, creators and leaders, but above all else we're innovators each and every one of us. By creating products that people never thought could be, our team enlivens the senses and maybe even inspires the world. At Sony Electronics, we're always looking for bright minds. If you take chances and can think bigger than big, then explore our Career Areas section to learn more about the fields in our world.
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