Quill and Quire

Marketing Assistant

Mawenzi House Publishers Published: October 10, 2017
Location
Toronto
Job Type
Part-time
Category
Default
Date Posted
2017/10/10
Application Deadline
2017/11/09

Description

Mawenzi House Publishers (formerly TSAR Publications) has been publishing "diverse" Canadian poetry, fiction, memoirs, and essays/criticism for the past 30 years. A sample of our books can be viewed on our website, which should be viewed by the applicant.

 The candidate will work with the publisher to promote and market our books. Specifically, he or she will set up events and tours in Canada and outside when possible
  • use the Internet to carry out promotion and sales campaigns
  • use social media to promote Mawenzi House books and authors
  • use analytics and other means to obtain information about the market and assist in developing marketing strategies and promotion campaigns
Knowledge of InDesign and Excel will be an asset. Communication skills necessary.
The job is half time (20 hours/week) with a likelihood of increased hours if desired. We are completely informal, flexible, and friendly. The candidate must have an interest in Canadian literature.