Assistant Manager-School & Library Marketing

Location
New York
Posted
Oct 30, 2013
Closes
Nov 29, 2013
Contact
Human Resources
Duration
Full Time
Penguin Young Readers’ School & Library Marketing team is seeking an Assistant Manager of Education Outreach/Marketing. Working closely with the Executive Director and Senior Manager of Education Outreach, the Assistant Manager will be responsible for creating a school strategy for Penguin’s titles, programs, and properties.

Additionally, the Assistant Manager:
1.Implements direct to teacher advertising campaigns.
2.Creates and distributes teaching resources for classroom use.
3.Plans and prepares for all national and state educational conferences.
4.Oversees state award strategy and submission.
5.Develops a digital platform for Penguin Classroom (www.penguinclassroom.com) to connect with teachers and students nationwide.

Please apply if you meet the following requirements:
•4 year college degree or equivalent work experience
•Minimum of 3 years of prior publicity, publishing, teaching, or library experience
•Ability to travel by plane, train, and/or car to 3-5 national Teacher/Library conferences per year
•Excellent written & verbal communication skills
•Ability to multitask and meet deadlines
•Strong follow-up skills
•Superb organizational skills
•Understanding and awareness of social media platforms
•Interest and enthusiasm for children’s books
•Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint
•Experience creating both print and online marketing content strongly preferred
•Knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop, and/or HTML is a plus


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.