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ViacomCBS Director of Marketing, Tiller Press in New York, New York

REF#: 35292

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: Simon & Schuster

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY

ABOUT US:

Simon & Schuster, a division of ViacomCBS, is a global leader in the field of general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for consumers of all ages, across all printed, electronic, and audio formats. Its divisions include Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing, Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing, Simon & Schuster Audio, Simon & Schuster Digital, and international companies in Australia, Canada, India and the United Kingdom.

DESCRIPTION:

Simon & Schuster is looking for a Director of Marketing to lead the marketing efforts for Tiller Press, a new trend driven imprint focused on publishing timely, culturally relevant books. The list will include books on wellness, self-expression, empathy, food and cooking, diet, parenting, home, workplace, play, creativity, travel, fan culture and civic engagement.

Responsibilities include:

  • Developing marketing plans and prepare selling materials to present at monthly and seasonal sales meetings;

  • Advising authors on growing their online presence through profiles on social media sites such as Facebook, GoodReads,Twitter, Pinterest, Tumblr, and LinkedIn;

  • Supervising creative for ads and other promotional items;

  • Coordinating e-mail marketing efforts with the Simon & Schuster digital marketing group;

  • Developing additional content for consumer marketing efforts including author videos, slide shows, reading group guides, listicles, Q&A’s, and original essays for placement on blogs and web sites;

  • Conducting marketing outreach efforts to niche web sites and blogs;

  • Preparing marketing proposals for potential acquisitions; Integrating academic and FYE marketing initiatives into overall marketing campaigns

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • At least 5 years of marketing experience in book publishing

  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)

  • Proven success in digital marketing, social media campaigns and social media outreach

  • Proficient in photoshop and InDesign

  • Organized, detail-oriented and collaborative

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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