KENSINGTON PUBLISHING CORP.

Description:

  • Kensington is seeking a Digital Sales & Marketing Intern who is passionate about books and the publishing industry to support the growing Digital & Communications departments. We are looking for someone with strong communication skills and a desire to work with digital books. Our intern will be responsible for:
  • Reaching out to authors to send marketing plans, sales information, and collect materials for guest posts, promotions and blog tours.
  • Coordinating eblasts to bloggers and sending along promotional material for blog tours, cover reveals, and more
  • Assisting in mailings and sweepstakes management
  • Pulling excerpts from pdfs and gathering author content for promotional material
  • Scheduling social media posts via Hootsuite
  • Pulling social media reports and analytics
  • Researching and engaging on social media posts
  • Other marketing tasks as needed

Requirements:

  • We are looking for a NYC based applicant for this open-ended paid position.
  • Knowledge of social media platforms, including Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, and Twitter
  • Familiarity with social media management platforms, especially Hootsuite.
  • High level of familiarity with Microsoft Office, particularly Outlook, Word, and Excel
  • Firm grasp of grammar and spelling, with a keen eye for detail
  • Ability to work efficiently and independently
  • Familiarity with Adobe Photoshop and Acrobat
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to multitask and juggle multiple projects
  • Must be a team-player who can work well with others
  • A love of books/eBooks—particularly romance, mysteries and thrillers, and women’s fiction is essential


Contact: Michelle Forde, mforde@kensingtonbooks.com