Marketing & Website Manager (Kar-Ben)

Lerner Publishing Group is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Marketing & Website Manager—Kar-Ben

Responsible for a wide variety of Kar-Ben marketing and publicity efforts.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work as liaison with Publisher in all aspects of Kar-Ben’s publicity and marketing efforts.

  • Responsible for all administrative functions for Kar-Ben, including author relations, writing and editing press releases.

  • Coordinate and monitor Kar-Ben projects routing in design, prepress, production, electronic content and customer service departments.

  • Manage Kar-Ben’s e-commerce website including seasonal book info upload, marketing and all other content.

  • Implement all publicity campaigns, promoting books and the imprint to the media.

  • Build relationships with key reviewers in both Jewish and non-Jewish media. Maintain, update, manage, and expand media contact lists.

  • Manage Kar-Ben’s social media presence including Facebook and Twitter.

  • Manage customer database in Constant Contact.

  • Represent Kar-Ben at conferences as needed.

  • Perform other related business duties assigned by publisher as required.

  • Experience and Necessary Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in English or related.

  • Proficient or advanced skills in Microsoft Office including mail merge and formatting.

  • Knowledge of or experience with book publishing helpful.

  • Advanced skills in social media networking and a desire to be innovative in these areas.

  • Proven communication skills, organizational skills, website management skills, self-starter, a strong interest in support of children’s book publishing, and the ability to prioritize projects and daily tasks to meet deadlines.

  • Some knowledge of Judaism helpful but not required, as Kar-Ben is a publisher of Jewish-themed children’s books.

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree


    Please send resumes or any general employment inquires to:

    Joyce Hutchinson
    Lerner Publishing Group, Inc.
    1251 Washington Ave N
    Minneapolis, MN 55401

    FAX: 612-204-9208


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