Date Posted

Nov. 30, 2018

Company

Hachette Book Group

Job Location

New York, United States of America

Type of Employment

full-time

About the Company

Hachette Book Group (HBG) is a leading US trade publisher and a division of the third largest trade and educational book publisher in the world, Hachette Livre. A global publishing company based in France, Hachette Livre is a subsidiary of the French media company, Lagardère. HBG is headquartered in New York, with offices in Boston, MA; Lebanon, IN; Nashville, TN; Boulder, CO; Philadelphia, PA; and Berkeley, CA. HBG also owns Hachette Book Group Canada, Inc., a marketing and publicity company based in Toronto, ON.

In one year, HBG publishes approximately 1,400+ adult books (including 50-100 digital-only titles), 300 books for young readers, and 450 audiobook titles (including both physical and downloadable-only titles). In 2017, the company had 167 books on the New York Times bestseller list, 34 of which reached #1.

Job Description

SUMMARY:

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, a division of Hachette Book Group, seeks a Brand Management Assistant to join our team and support our growing Licensed Publishing business on exciting media tie-in publishing programs like Fortnite, Marvel, My Little Pony, Minions, among others.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Support Licensing & Brand Management Director
Route seasonal marketing collateral, including sell sheets, title fact sheets, catalog pages, ads, and shareable graphics to various licensors for approval
Work closely with Editorial team to maintain and distribute master publication list
Assist in the management of inventory for the various programs
Process invoices and generate check requests
Administer and maintain internal share drive with all relevant sales and marketing materials
Run monthly/quarterly reporting
Provide support for cross-promotional opportunities and custom projects
Handle general administrative responsibilities which may include scheduling meetings, ordering supplies, booking travel and processing expenses

Job Requirements

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES REQUIRED:

College degree and relevant internship/work experience in the licensing and/or publishing industry
A familiarity with pop culture and an enthusiasm for film, television, and, of course, children’s books
Proficiency in Microsoft Office- PowerPoint, Word, and Excel
Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite a plus
Excellent organizational and communication skills
Ability to work within a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
Proactive problem solver who takes initiative and is collaborative, creative, positive, goal-driven, and detail-oriented

Salary

Based on experience

How to Apply

Please apply through the following link: https://app.jobvite.com/j?cj=o29O8fwR&s