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Macmillan Marketing Assistant, SMPG in New York, New York


St. Martin’s Publishing Group is seeking a detail-oriented, creative, and resourceful Marketing Assistant. SMPG excels at finding books with commercial appeal across a wide variety of genres. This role will support St. Martin’s Press, Minotaur Books, and St. Martin’s Essentials so candidates should have a strong interest in both fiction and nonfiction. We are a close-knit team that collaborates on titles ranging from biographies, memoirs, and history to mystery, thriller, and true crime.

What you'll do:

  • Work closely with the VP of Marketing and the team to plan, develop, and implement marketing campaigns for both fiction and nonfiction titles

  • Assist in the creation of sales and promotional assets

  • Coordinate mailings to industry professionals, consumers, and influencers

  • Assist in seasonal planning including ARC distribution, catalog marketing plans, and maintaining budgets

  • Collaborate across publicity, editorial, operations, and the creative studio departments

  • Help manage in-house social media and community sites

What you'll bring:

  • Experience in publishing and/or marketing

  • College degree

  • Familiarity with Photoshop, Canva, WordPress, Microsoft Suite

  • Strong verbal and written communication

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize workload

  • Strong capacity to collaborate in a team environment

Macmillan Publishers is a global trade book publishing company with prominent imprints around the world, publishing a broad range of award-winning books for children and adults in all categories and formats. Macmillan Publishers is committed to our authors, our employees, and to the environment.

U.S. publishers include Celadon Books, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, Flatiron Books, Henry Holt & Company, Macmillan Audio, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group, Picador, St. Martin's Press and Tor Books. In the UK, Australia, India, and South Africa, Macmillan publishes under the Pan Macmillan name. The German company, Holtzbrinck Deutsche Buchverlage, includes among its imprints S. Fischer, Kiepenheuer and Witsch, Rowohlt, and Droemer Knaur.

Macmillan Publishers is a part of the Holtzbrinck Publishing Group, a large family-owned media group of companies headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are actively seeking job applicants who reflect a broad representation of differences, including race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, physical ability, neurodiversity, age, family status, economic background and status, geographical background and status, and perspective. We believe that the best companies reflect the incredible diversity in viewpoints, backgrounds, and identities of the world in their staffs, and are committed to inclusive hiring across departments and levels. The successful candidate for this position will be an employee of Macmillan Publishing Group, LLC.