Job Title: Sales and Marketing Manager
Company: Facet Publishing
Location: Hybrid: two days a week in the office at the British Library
Salary: £34,000
Is the role permanent? Yes
Is the role full-time? Yes
Contact details: [email protected]
Closing date: 20th September 2023

Job Description:

Facet Publishing is the publishing arm of CILIP, the library and information association and a global publisher of books for library and information professionals. We are looking for a full-time sales and marketing manager to join our small, busy team. The successful candidate will have a strong interest in professional and academic publishing and a proven track record in sales management or designing and implementing successful marketing campaigns.

Day-to-day tasks will include:

  • Developing and growing sales across all our channels
  • Supporting, developing and maintaining our relationships with our global agents, reps and distributors
  • Digital asset and metadata management, website management
  • Developing and implementing a long-term sales and marketing strategy
  • Executing title and subject level marketing campaigns through different media
  • Management of a part-time marketing and sales coordinator
  • Inventory management

Facet is a small and busy team, so in addition to the tasks outlined, you will be expected to provide support to other parts of the organisation as necessary.

Desirable Criteria

  • Previous experience of sales and/or marketing in a publishing environment
  • Experience in delivering first-class customer service
  • Experience of working with sales representatives and distribution centres
  • Experience of using content management platforms
  • Strong commercial and strategic acumen and results-driven
  • Good organisational and communication skills
  • The ability to manage multiple tasks and problem solve

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To apply for this post please send us your CV plus a full covering letter telling us why you want to work for us and matching your skills and experience to the job specification to [email protected].