Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
90-day-old-job
part-time-job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available
View more jobs in New York City, NY
View more jobs in New York

Job Details

Senior Publicist/Publicity Manager

Company name
Harpercollins Publishers

Location
New York City, NY

Apply for this job






1 hit(s)  

Profile

Overview

HarperCollins Children\u2019s Books, one of the leading publishers of children\u2019s and teen books, is currently seeking a Senior Publicist/Publicity Manager to join the publicity team.  This candidate will work on a wide variety of bestselling titles across all imprints. The ideal candidate is creative, energetic, and has a positive attitude.   
Responsibilities

Works on planning and executing all author appearances including multi-city book tours, local appearances, special events.
Secures national and local media, including broadcast, print, and online outlets, developing proper angles and pitches.
Actively cultivates and maintains media contacts.
Arranges all travel for assigned authors and creating tour schedules.
Writes press releases, pitch letters, and other promotional materials relating to an event/tour.
Briefs authors on media interviews, develops media contacts, and accompanies authors on interviews.
Attends several festivals and conventions a year.
Communicates effectively with publicity team as well as authors, agents, editors, marketing team and sales team.

Qualifications

Minimum 4 years of publicity experience required
Experience in Children\u2019s publishing is required
Proven ability to generate creative angles and pitches
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment under deadlines
Ability to work independently and within a collaborative team environment
Excellent communication skills, including exceptional writing skills
Excellent organization skills and attention to detail
A college degree or equivalent experience

HarperCollins Publishers is a company full of people who are passionate about books.  When you apply for a position, we want to know why you want to work here, and why you are interested in the job.  That\u2019s why cover letters are strongly preferred. 
 
HarperCollins is an equal opportunity employer.

Company info

Harpercollins Publishers
Website : http://www.harpercollins.co.uk

Company Profile
With a heritage stretching back nearly 200 years, HarperCollins is one of the world’s foremost English-language publishers, offering the best-quality content right across the spectrum, from enduring classics to cutting-edge contemporary fiction; from digital dictionaries to online curricula; and pretty much everything in between.

Similar Jobs:
Press Officer, Director
Location : New York City, NY
Job Description: Dual-headquartered in New York and London, Fitch Ratings is a leading provider of credit ratings, commentary and research. Dedicated to providing value beyond the rating through independent and prospective credit ...
Associate Manager Project Mgmt - Brand Value
Location : New York City, NY
Job Overview: The Associate Project Manager for the Brand Value Team will report directly to the Manager of Project Manager for the Brand Value Team (digital and print). She/he will work closely with the Merchant and Marketing org...
Employee Communications Program Manager
Location : New York City, NY
The Employee Communications Program Manager will be responsible for managing employee communications across Addepar. The ideal candidate will be self motivated, have strong experience in internal or organizational communications ...
EmploymentCrossing was helpful in getting me a job. Interview calls started flowing in from day one and I got my dream offer soon after.
Jeremy E - Greenville, NC
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
PRCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
PRCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2018 PRCrossing - All rights reserved. 168