Book Publicist

Location
Washington
Posted
Feb 14, 2014
Closes
Mar 16, 2014
Contact
Patricia Jackson
Duration
Full Time
Book Publicist

Regnery Publishing, the nation's leading book publisher in conservative politics and current events titles, seeks self-motivated, highly organized book publicist. Publicist will be responsible for developing and implementing publicity campaigns for Regnery's authors in broadcast, print, and electronic media. Ideal candidate will have at least 2 years experience in media relations. Established rolodex of media contacts preferred. Must have excellent written and verbal communications skills, well-developed interpersonal skills, high energy, and the ability to manage several campaigns at once. The successful candidate will be able to develop creative hooks, have strong pitching techniques, excellent phone skills, and understand the value of follow-up. College degree in English, journalism, marketing, public relations or equivalent experience required. Knowledge and understanding of conservative marketplace a plus. Convenient Capitol Hill location. Send resume, cover letter, writing samples, and salary history.
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Send resume, cover letter, writing samples and compensation history. No phone calls please.