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CBS Corporation Marketing Associate, Audiobooks in New York, New York

Marketing Associate, Audiobooks

REF#: 34355

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: Simon & Schuster

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY

ABOUT US:

Simon & Schuster, a part of CBS Corporation, 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 Audio's busy marketing and publicity department is looking for a new team member. This role is the perfect opportunity to explore the fastest growing segment of the publishing space - digital audiobooks!

The Marketing Associate will report to the Associate Publisher and will be responsible for a wide variety of tasks including but not limited to:

  • communicating daily with authors and their respective teams

  • drafting social media posts for Simon & Schuster Audio and author accounts as well as Pimsleur Language Programs

  • crafting questions, interviewing authors and creating and editing audio and video content

  • coordinating with marketing team members across all S&S imprints as well as Ad Promotions, Digital, and Sales

  • writing ad copy

  • running sweepstakes

  • attending Editorial, Publishing, Sales and Marketing meetings

QUALIFICATIONS:

Please apply now if you:

  • are experienced in social media platforms including (FB, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Sound Cloud)

  • love collaborating with people but are also comfortable working independently

  • majored in English or a similar field and frequently hear the feedback "you write/communicate well"

  • possess strong attention to detail, superb organizational skills, the ability to multi-task at a high level and consistently apply critical thinking to your everyday work

  • come to the office each day with a desire to learn, grow and enjoy what you do

  • have 3 years of book publishing experience ideally including experience dealing directly with authors

Not required but a plus if you have experience with:

  • photoshop

  • iMovie

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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