Associate Publicist/Publicist

Employer
Other Press
Location
New York, New York
Salary
Salary commensurate with experience. Health, Dental, 401K.
Posted
Aug 11, 2017
Closes
Sep 10, 2017
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Full Time

Other Press seeks an Associate Publicist or Publicist with a track record of delivering successful PR campaigns to join our ambitious and growing team. Responsibilities include: planning and executing publicity campaigns for fiction and nonfiction titles; pitching and securing top national and local media, including print, television, online and radio; writing press materials, researching media contacts, updating media lists; and coordinating multi-city book tours and appearances. The ideal candidate will possess exceptional writing, communication, organizational and social media skills, attention to detail, and ability to juggle a multitude of tasks. Candidate should be detail oriented and highly motivated, with a deep knowledge of highly trafficked blogs, and new media platforms. Minimum of 1-2 years related experience required at Associate Publicist level; minimum of 2 years related experience at Publicist level. High priority will be given to candidates with strong interest and/or experience publicizing literary fiction. Bachelor's degree required. Full benefits including Health/Dental/Vision/401K. Salary is competitive, and will be based on experience.