Digital Marketing Assistant – Ulysses Press

Ulysses Press, an independent nonfiction book publisher, is seeking a Digital Marketing Manager. This is a full-time position (entry-level considered) based in the New York City office, reporting to the Director of Marketing & Operations.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead social media marketing strategies and campaigns, including content planning, posting, channel management, and analytics reporting
  • Create and monitor other marketing, advertising, and review campaigns
  • Administer front end of company website by updating, maintaining, and editing content, adhering to the site’s style
  • Monitor and implement emerging and existing trends, applications, and best practices in SEO, social media and other digital marketing strategies
  • Support authors’ publicity efforts and manage authors post-launch
  • Project manage 5-10 books per year, including developmental editing, keeping to schedule and budget, and acting as author’s liaison through the editing and production processes
  • Some light production support
  • Other marketing support as necessary

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 1-2 years of experience in marketing, preferably within the publishing industry
  • Experience with social media marketing and analytics
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly organized, detail-oriented, proactive
  • Ability to work as an integral part of a small and flexible team
  • A passion for book publishing

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficiency with WordPress, HTML, InDesign/Photoshop
  • Working knowledge of primary social media and ad platforms, and social tools such as Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, AdEspresso, Hootsuite, MailChimp, etc.
  • Working knowledge of search engine optimization and analytics

Compensation: salary negotiable DOE, health coverage, paid vacation time, retirement plan

To apply: Send a resume and cover letter to bridgetthoreson@ulyssespress.com