Senior Publicist-Childern's

New York
Sep 19, 2011
Oct 19, 2011
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Full Time
About our company
Random House, Inc. is the world's largest general trade book publisher. It is a division of Bertelsmann AG, one of the foremost media companies in the world.

Your tasks
Random House Children?s Books seeks a Sr. Publicist to join their team. Responsibilities include creating and executing successful publicity campaigns for assigned titles by organizing national author tours; pitching national & regional media; creating press releases and pitch letters, and arranging and attending special events. Additional responsibilities include the creation and editing of author videos and book trailers, participating in department and divisional meetings, compiling media news clips and press coverage of books for distribution. Supervises one publicity assistant or associate.

Our requirements
Ideal candidate will have 4-6 years publicity experience in book publishing and knowledge of the marketplace and competition. Strong media and bookstore contacts are key. Excellent communication and organizational skills are a must. Exemplary writing skills required. Must be well versed and stay current with social media best practices working with networks such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and related applications. Need to be creative, assertive, personable and persuasive. BA/BS degree preferred.

Thank you for your interest in Random House. Random House is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

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