Job Posting - Digital Marketing & Sales Coordinator: Greystone Books, Vancouver, BC
Greystone Books is hiring a full-time Digital Marketing and Sales Coordinator to join our fun/ambitious/creative team of dedicated publishing professionals. Under the supervision of the Sales & Marketing Director, in conjunction with a global marketing and sales team, the Digital Marketing and Sales Coordinator will develop and execute strategies to build buzz, discoverability, and sales of Greystone books and ebooks worldwide, and promote the Greystone brand.
At Greystone, we work hard, but we also play hard. Benefits include extended health coverage, ice cream, craft beer “growler Fridays”, and free books.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Develop & implement digital marketing campaigns to promote our books and authors online, update our website and social media channels, coach authors on social media best practices, create newsletters, and otherwise engage with readers online.
Manage Greystone’s book metadata across multiple databases, ensuring it is accurate, up to date, and optimized for online discoverability and sales.
Support the sales & marketing team, including: assist with TIP sheets, develop sales & marketing material, liaise with online retailers, coordinate author events, and reach out to special sales and promotional contacts.
Skills and Qualifications:
- 1-2 years’ experience in marketing, with a focus on digital strategies (preferably related to the publishing or a related media industry)
- Fluent with social media and marketing analytics
- Able to write compelling content and adapt it as needed for different uses online
- Knowledge of basic HTML and experience with website platforms
- Superior organization, communication, and prioritizing skills
- Able to work independently and as part of a team
Greystone Books is a leading publisher of books about nature and the environment, travel and adventure, sports, social issues, science, and health, as well as books that are exceptional literary expressions of personal passions.
To apply, please send a cover letter detailing how you meet the qualifications and why you want to work for Greystone Books, along with a resume and salary expectations to email@example.com by end of day January 26th, 2018.