Associate Marketing Manager

Oxford University Press, Cary, NC USA

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Salary: Competitive with benefits

Salary min: $50,000

Salary max: $50,000

Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)

Duration: Full-Time

We are the world’s largest university press. We have both a worldwide reach and a personal understanding of local needs, partnering on the ground to adapt publications and resources to meet the individual needs of communities, societies, and countries. We partner with researchers, educators, and technology partners to stay ahead of the changing ways people around the world are accessing and sharing knowledge. With a presence in more than 50 countries and millions of customers around the world, an idea launched at OUP can have a global impact.

More about OUP

Advancing Knowledge and Learning


The Marketing Manager (Journals) is a role that leads and directs strategy on an associated journal list, based on departmental goals and objectives. This role is ideally suited to someone with a strong background in marketing, who thrives on building strong relationships.

Duties of the role include:

  • Development and implementation of strategic marketing plans, for key journal lists (and key high-value products)
  • Communication with key stakeholders
  • Leading and directing campaigns for journals
  • Development and implementation of key content strategies within key journals
  • Third-party event/conference strategies for key journal areas
  • Analysis, providing regular reporting on performance against KPIs and critical measures of performance and effectiveness
  • Market Knowledge, developing and implementing best practice channel and campaign analysis, to measure success/failure or growth/decline, to feed into continuous improvement of understanding discipline researcher market
  • Strategic project work and involvement in high-level strategic marketing projects, representing the wider Researcher team


You will need:

  • Strategic understanding of, and experience in, marketing
  • Proven understanding of, and experience in, marketing to a range of audiences
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Proven effective communication with external and external customers – negotiation and influencing
  • Experience in publishing is desirable
  • Experience in leading change

Position Location: This position can be fully remote or hybrid in one of our offices: NY, NC, or MA

We’re all currently working from home at the moment due to COVID. We are currently thinking through how we use our offices in the future and are open to discussing flexibility within this such as a blend of office and home working. We expect this role to require infrequent visits to the Oxford office.

GJC Level: I4 (for internal purposes only)

We are committed to supporting diversity in our workforce and ensuring an inclusive environment where all individuals can thrive. We seek to employ a workforce representative of the markets that we serve and encourage applications from all.

About Oxford University Press

Education changes lives forever. It broadens horizons, breaks down barriers, and fires imaginations. Like the University of Oxford of which we are a part, we are committed to uncompromising standards, freedom of expression, and the enrichment of lives through education. This is our motivation, our purpose, and our mission. It is why 100% of the money we make is reinvested into education and research. It is why all 6,000 of us in 52 countries care deeply about reaching more people, in more places, with world-class learning and research materials and services.

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