Publicist

Location
New York
Posted
Jan 15, 2014
Closes
Feb 14, 2014
Contact
Terry Borzumato-Greenberg
Duration
Full Time
PUBLICIST

Holiday House is seeking a creative, organized, energetic individual with 2+ years of publicity experience in children's books for the role of Publicist.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
-Publicity mailings, including preparing pub slips
-Tracking and disseminating reviews and media coverage
-Writing pitch letters and press releases
-Preparing posts for social media
-Award submissions for national and state awards, including maintaining award charts
-Facilitating appearances for frontlist authors and illustrators

Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.

Applicant must have two+ years experience in children's book publicity.

Please e-mail cover letter, writing sample, and resume.