Publicity Associate
Storey Publishing
Timber Press
Portland, Oregon
Date Posted
Basic Function:

This job exists to support and facilitate projects for the publicity department.

The person in this position must manage promotional efforts utilizing social media and other platforms and plan/execute 2 frontlist titles per season.

Essential Functions:

*Manage the social media effort for Timber Publicity, including the Facebook,Twitter, and Pinterest accounts; work with Marketing Coordinator to ensure consistent message across platforms

*Execute and analyze web-based consumer promotions in conjunction with the Marketing team

*Update Timber’s web site with content – bios, awards, reviews, etc...

*Plan and execute the publicity for two titles per season under the mentorship of the Publicity Manager

*Assist publicists with event pitches, details, and communication to sales department

*Assist publicists with media mailings and other administrative duties as needed

*Process review requests

Skills/Qualifications required:

*Must be energetic, motivated, and able to work well as part of a team

*Sound communication/time management skills essential

*Ability to communicate deadlines and schedules to others in a professional manner

*Excellent interpersonal skills

*Ability to prioritize projects and work flow, allow flexibility in scheduling to meet immediate deadlines and requests

*Must pay attention to detail regarding content, spelling, grammar, current specifications, and pricing

*Must have a strong grasp of Internet concepts and proficiency with Web browsers, E-mail, and FTP

*Word, Excel, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat, Internet applications

Physical Requirements:

*Must be able to lift 25 pounds

*Vision and hearing must be acute enough for phone work and computer operations

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