Careers

Marketing and Publicity Assistant

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to start their career in publishing.

You will be reporting to the Marketing Executive and helping to plan and implement marketing campaigns for our upcoming titles as well as managing the website, e-newsletter and social media. We are updating our website and a large part of your role will be to assist with writing new content and providing ideas for the design.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Updating website and social media
  • Updating marketing collateral
  • Proof-reading and administrative tasks
  • Supporting the Marketing Executive with publicity campaigns and events
  • Developing the Medina Publishing brand worldwide, working with the UAE Representative and Marketing Executive

Skills:

We are looking for someone who is proactive and keen to contribute new ideas. You must have excellent attention to detail and copy-writing skills. You will be familiar with social media and confident using web hosting services such as WordPress. Some marketing experience would be preferable and although a love of reading is not compulsory it would certainly help!

About us:

We are small eclectic publishing company with a range of books including non-fiction, fiction, children’s, photography and we’re even bringing out a cookery book! Some of our most recent books include The Last Great Event which was longlisted for the Penderyn Music Book Prize, The Old Man and His Donkey by award winning children’s author Julia Johnson, and Deeper than Indigo by explorer and artist Jenny Balfour Paul (www.deeperthanindigo.com).

Initial 1 Year Fixed Term Contract.

Salary: Dependent on experience

Contact: Please contact Krissi Hill, Marketing Executive at krissi@medinapublishing.com with a CV and covering letter.

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We are always on the lookout for talented freelancers to join our team. Please submit your CV and covering letter to office@medinapublishing.com and we will be in contact should we have an appropriate opening.