|Publicist / Senior Publicist|
|New York, New York|
Other Press seeks a Publicist or Senior Publicist with a track record of delivering successful PR campaigns to join our ambitious and growing team. Responsibilities include: planning and executing publicity campaigns for fiction and nonfiction titles; pitching and securing top national and local media, including print, television, online and radio; writing press materials, researching media contacts, updating media lists; and coordinating multi-city book tours and appearances. The ideal candidate will possess exceptional writing, communication, organizational and social media skills, attention to detail, and ability to juggle a multitude of tasks. Candidate should be detail oriented and highly motivated, with a deep knowledge of highly trafficked blogs, and new media platforms. Minimum of 2 years related experience required; minimum of 3-5 years related experience at Senior Publicist level. High priority will be given to candidates with strong interest and/or experience publicizing literary fiction. Bachelor’s degree required.
Full benefits including Health/Dental/Vision/401K. Salary is competitive, and will be based on experience.
About our Company:
Other Press is an independent publisher of literary fiction and nonfiction. We publish novels, short stories, poetry, and essays from America and around the world that represent literature at its best. Our nonfiction books–should they be history, current events, popular culture or memoir–explore how psychic, cultural, historical, and literary shifts inform our vision of the world and of each other.