Publicity Assistant

Location
New York
Posted
Aug 07, 2013
Closes
Sep 06, 2013
Contact
Ms. Human Resources
Category
Publishing
Duration
Full Time
ABRAMS seeks an organized, detail-oriented individual to coordinate activities to create public awareness of the company's adult illustrated books. The individual will be responsible for creating and writing press releases and press kits; preparing mailings to reviewers and tracking their status; managing review clippings; fulfilling review copy requests; creating and circulating departmental reports. In addition, individual will provide administrative assistance by maintaining databases, tracking and coding bills, filing/faxing/photocopying and overall assistance to the publicity staff.

Qualifications include a bachelor's degree; minimum one year work experience preferably within the publishing industry; excellent written and oral communication skills; strong interest in the book publishing field, particularly lifestyle titles. Strong computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and social media knowledge (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr). Individual must be able to balance multiple projects simultaneously and work well under pressure of deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

Salary: $30,000

Please send resume and cover letter to jobs5@abramsbooks.com

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