Independent Publishers Group is seeking a full-time marketing manager. This individual’s primary responsibilities will be to assist the Vice President of Academic and Professional Markets in the development and execution of promotional strategies, marketing communications, and sales support for assigned product lines into global retail, wholesale, and educational sales channels.
The accountabilities which will lead to successfully performing in this position include:
Qualifications for the ideal candidate:
Send resume, references, and cover letter to Paul Murphy, Vice President of Academic and Professional Markets, Independent Publishers Group, 814 N. Franklin St., Chicago, IL 60610. Please be prepared to send samples of your work if requested after resume submission. Independent Publishers Group is a book distributor for a large number of independent publishers and small presses throughout the USA and worldwide.
IPG is always looking for qualified applicants for full-time internships. Qualified candidates are recent college graduates who possess strong written and verbal skills, the ability to multi-task, and a passion for the publishing industry. Other preferred experience includes some sales experience, fluency in Word, Excel, and other Microsoft Office programs, and some knowledge of HTML and CSS. Experience in the book industry and a degree in a related field is a plus. Typically, IPG hires two rotating interns per six-month period; however, a dedicated internship opportunity can become available from time to time. The hours of work are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The hourly stipend is currently $8.25 per hour. Please send résumés and cover letters via e-mail to Mark Saavedra. No phone calls, please.