Arsenal Pulp Press, a literary and trade publisher in Vancouver, is seeking a dynamic, enthusiastic, visionary individual to become our new full-time Marketing Manager. The Marketing Manager oversees traditional and online promotional activities in Canada and the US. Tasks include liaising with authors, media, bloggers, festival organizers, booksellers, advertising agents, and sales reps; managing our social networking and other online activities; organizing events, including launches, tours, and signings; and composing and creating newsletters, press releases, and other promotional materials. The Marketing Manager should be passionate about literary and cultural books, familiar with new technologies as they relate to book marketing, comfortable with public speaking, able to multi-task with ease, and have new and innovative marketing ideas to bring to the table.
The ideal candidate should be familiar with InDesign, Filemaker, Excel, and Wordpress, and have previous experience and/or education in book publishing. Interested parties should send a resumé and cover letter to Brian Lam, Publisher, at email@example.com, by November 23, 2010. We thank all in advance for applying, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.