Publicity Manager/Senior Publicist—Putnam/Amy Einh

Location
New York
Posted
Sep 28, 2012
Closes
Oct 28, 2012
Contact
Human Resources
Duration
Full Time
Join Putnam and Amy Einhorn’s Publicity department to help oversee publicity campaigns for their major titles. The Publicity Manager/Senior Publicist will contribute to the publicity planning and strategy for titles, provide departmental management support in conjunction with the Publicity Director, supervise publicists collaboratively working on specific projects, and provide supervision and mentorship to an assistant.

Requirements:
•Minimum 6 years prior experience within book publicity management and book publicity strategy; 4 years to be considered at the senior level
•Extensive contacts with and knowledge of national/regional media
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills
•Ability to travel up to 4 times per year via plane and/or train
•Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Publicity Assistant and Cision MediaSource (Bacon’s)


Please email your resume and cover letter with salary requirement to jobs@us.penguingroup.com indicating the position for which you are applying in the subject line. No phone calls/agencies.