Careers

MARKETING AND PR ASSISTANT - NEW YORK

We are seeking a Marketing and PR assistant for our office in New York. This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and result-oriented individual. Key duties:

  • Develop the publisher’s brand, and create compelling and engaging content to target book buyers
  • Create and implement effective campaigns across email, digital and social media
  • Manage social media network, including writing copy and analysing metrics
  • Writing a range of different PR content, including blogs, press releases and award entries
  • Write, edit and proof engaging copy for a broad range of customer-facing materials including print and e-newsletters
  • Support the development of a content driven marketing strategy
  • Support overall branding and outreach initiatives
  • Represent the company at events and conferences
  • Work on building contacts for each title
  • Pitch titles to local, national and international press, book buyers, online bloggers, bookshops
Experience / skills required:
  • Previous marketing experience is essential
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills with strong attention to detail
  • Strong ability to self-organize, prioritize, multitask, and work under pressure
  • Enthusiastic, energetic and “make things happen” attitude
  • Flexible and creative approach
  • Excellent social media skills and managing social media networks including content writing and analytics
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

If you are interested,please, send your CV to jobs@austinmacauley.com

EDITORIAL ASSISTANT - NEW YORK

We are looking for staff who have a passion for reading and demonstrate excellent written and spoken English skills. You will be working closely with the UK office. The job will involve you:

  • Reading authors samples and writing reviews/feedback which will be provided to them
  • Meeting with authors to discuss their book
  • Answering emails
  • Dealing with publishing contracts
  • Other general administrative tasks
Necessary training will be given - this is a very exciting opportunity to grow and develop in a rapidly expanding company.

If you are interested,please, send your CV to jobs@austinmacauley.com

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