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The Publicity Manager develops and executes publicity campaigns, secures media coverage, and manages external PR firms for assigned campaigns.
Knowledge: Working knowledge of crafting and delivering professional pitches to media outlets with at least two years’ experience pitching to national media. 2+ years’ experience in publishing or entertainment publicity preferred. Knowledge of media contact and engagement platforms, such as Cision.
Work Experience: 5+ years working in public relations field.
Education: Bachelor’s degree with emphasis on public relations, marketing, communications, advertising, or related field.
Industry Knowledge: Keen understanding of publicity and its function is required. Established media contacts at general market media outlets. Book publishing and/or digital content-related publicity experience preferred.
Skills: •Excellent written and verbal communication skills •Detail oriented. •Proficiency in making presentations to small and large groups. •Strong project management skills. •Digital media and social media content savvy. •Excellent people skills. •Basic budget skills.
Additional Requirements: •Self-motivated •Team player •Positive attitude •Organized
About HarperCollins Christian Publishing
The world’s leading Christian publisher, HarperCollins Christian Publishing Inc., comprises both Thomas Nelson and Zondervan publishing groups in addition to Olive Tree Bible Software. The Company produces bestselling Bibles, inspirational books, academic resources, curriculum, audio and digital content for the Christian market space. Also home to BibleGateway.com, the world’s largest Christian website, and FaithGateway.com, an online community dedicated to helping people grow in their faith. HarperCollins Christian Publishing is headquartered in Nashville, TN with additional offices in the U.S., Mexico and Brazil. For more information visit www.HarperCollinsChristian.com.