Around Town: Nov. 7th to Nov. 13th

YPG: Twitter, Trolls, and Social Media Goals

When: November 8, 2017 @ 6pm
Where: Penguin Random House, 1745 Broadway, New York, NY, 10106
Cost: Free

“How do authors and agents navigate the world of Twitter, trolls, and media backlash? Join Young to Publishing Group for a panel on the intersection of social media, marketing books, and activism. Panel speakers include Katherine Locke, Esi Sogah, and Justina Ireland, and discussion will be moderated by Emily Hughes, Content Development and Social Media Manager at Penguin Random House. Continue reading “Around Town: Nov. 7th to Nov. 13th”

A Pace University Publishing Blog Success Story!

One of Pace University’s Publishing Department’s own was hired for the marketing coordinator position at Kensington Publishing!
Congratulations to Julianne Shapiro from everyone here at the publishing department!
She writes, “I have accepted the job offer for marketing coordinator at Kensington Publishing and start Monday. My interview was Friday, my references were called today and I agreed to it. Everything happened so fast, and I am really happy I found the post on our publishing blog… I’m really looking forward to expressing my creativity by creating marketing pieces and interfacing with members of all of Kensington’s different departments… This program really helps with the way employers look at you, and I am so excited to represent Pace University.”
So remember! Continue to keep an eye out for internships and job postings here on the Pace University M.S. in Publishing blog! You never know what opportunities await you.

Kensington Publishing Marketing Coordinator Position

The Kensington Publishing Corporation has an opening for a Marketing Coordinator.

This role will work directly with the Director of Marketing to coordinate the design, production, and execution of support materials required by our sales force.

The position is responsible for coordinating the production of all sales support materials including, but not limited to, catalogs, monthly new release booklets, brochures and sell sheets; researching title information and transferring to usable sales and marketing materials; Maintain and update monthly marketing grids; Coordinate all materials & presentations for seasonal launch, semi-annual sales meetings and trade shows; Oversee monthly master & bulk kit mailings. Interact with Creative Director, Editors, Sales Manager and Freelance copywriters to ensure the execution of these materials on time and to specification.

The ideal candidate will:

• Be a self-starter who is able to prioritize and multi-task a large amount of daily workflow

• Be proficient in all Microsoft office programs, particularly Power Point and Excel

• Coordinate between marketing and sales to obtain elements required for projects

• Be deadline oriented, and see all assigned projects to completion

• Internship/One year of experience in a Publishing, Advertising & Promotion, or Marketing

• Be able to work in a team environment with a variety of departments

• Support the day-to-day activities of the marketing department

• Familiarity with Quark, Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign experience a strong plus

Interested candidates should email their resumes to Lesleigh Irish-Underwood at lunderwood@kensingtonbooks.com

Also, Kensington Publishing is looking to fill this position quickly, so the sooner you apply, the higher your chances of being hired!