Job Opportunity: Oxford University Press

Type: Full Time

Position: Marketing Coordinator

Location: NYC

Oxford University Press is seeking a highly motivated candidate to join our team as a Marketing Coordinator working on social science lists. We are looking for an energetic self-starter who has a passion for marketing academic and academic-trade titles.

The Marketing Coordinator will work with the Marketing Manager to develop and execute title level / subject level marketing plans and work closely with Publicity, Editorial, and Sales to maximize all promotional opportunities.

Responsibilities:

  • Strategize, prepare, and implement marketing campaigns for assigned titles, including direct mail, social media, merchandising, advertising, and digital marketing
  • Write and develop marketing materials, including sell sheets, flyers, ads, brochures, sales presentations, and catalog copy
  • Prepare author kits and communicate marketing plans to authors, editors, publicity, sales, and colleagues around the globe
  • Research and develop promotional partnerships with relevant organizations and websites to leverage exposure for our content
  • Work with authors to develop blog posts and social media strategies for OUP channels
  • Analyze sales and develop strategies to increase market share
  • Prepare for and attend editorial, transmittal and sales and marketing meetings, including reviewing prospective and signed book projects and marketing positioning
  • Gain an understanding of OUP online products to assist in the promotion of these products to end users
  • Liaise as needed with editorial, sales, publicity and branch departments to ensure clear communication
  • Travel to conferences as assigned to effectively promote books, journals, and online products relevant to the discipline
  • Represent OUP in a professional manner to external and internal customers

Requirements:

  • 2-3 years related experience in marketing. Nonprofit, media, or publishing experience preferred
  • Must be able to demonstrate initiative, creative problem-solving, and analytical skills
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills as well as a genuine and demonstrable interest in publishing and marketing
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office required
  • BS/BA Degree required
  • Working knowledge of and enthusiasm for social media required

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