Last updated: Monday 10 July, 2017
Posted on: Monday 10 July, 2017
About the Job
Troubador Publishing Ltd are seeking a new Marketing Controller to work on the marketing of a range of fiction and non-fiction books to both retailers and the media. Candidates must have a good command of both written and spoken English language, and an eye for detail. Experience of writing good copy (eg.press releases) would be desirable, but full training will be given.
Candidates should have an outgoing and confident personality, and have a good telephone manner. This is a client-facing role, so good customer service is essential. The role is varied, ranging from writing and distributing press releases, creating marketing materials for authors (training will be provided), liaising with retailers on book launches, and talking to the local, national and online media about editorial coverage.
Troubador publishes over 500 new titles each year, in both fiction and non-fiction. The company is based in modern offices on the outskirts of Leicester.
Skills: Copywriting, Customer Service, Marketing, Publicity, Social Networking
Salary: £18556.00 pa gross
Start date (text): Summer 2017
Start date: 13 Aug, 2017
Contact name: Jonathan White
Telephone: 0116 2792299
Reference: Marketing Controller