Globe Pequot, the country’s leading regional and enthusiast publisher is seeking a savvy and creative Assistant Marketing Operations Manager to join our growing and successful team. Located just 2 hours from NYC and Boston in beautiful Guilford, Connecticut – on Connecticut’s famed Long Island Sound shoreline – this is an exciting opportunity to develop, execute and manage marketing operations for the department. Working with the editorial and sales departments this individual will create and track seasonal marketing calendars, create impactful marketing collateral, and manage conferences.

Skill set:
  • High level of organizational skills
  • Extreme attention to detail and managing multiple deadlines
  • Strong writing and editing abilities
  • Team oriented, but also able to work independently and efficiently
  • Positive and enthusiastic attitude
  • Proven project management experience with multi-tasking ability
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Adobe CS5 preferred
The Assistant Marketing Operations Manager develops, implements and tracks seasonal calendars and collateral for the marketing team. Working collaboratively with the sales, editorial and marketing teams, you will be responsible for:
  • Creating and managing seasonal marketing calendars
  • Creating and tracking seasonal co-op and other advertising calendars
  • Assisting with marketing budget tracking and invoicing
  • Creating seasonal marketing collateral, such as catalogs, blads, sell sheets, and more
  • Implementing social media campaigns
  • Managing list launch and sales conference process
  • Event marketing including category trade shows
  • Managing advertising calendar and deadlines
  • Other projects as needed
Candidates should have a bachelor’s in Marketing, Communication Arts, English or related discipline with exceptional organizational skills and outstanding written and verbal communication skills. Preferably with 1-3 years marketing or project management experience, and a general understanding of the book selling process.

About Globe Pequot:
Globe Pequot is a vibrant, highly respected independent publisher with a dedication to quality content for a passionate audience. Our imprints include Globe Pequot, Lyons Press, Muddy Boots, Down East, TwoDot, Lone Star, and FalconGuides, and in partnership with expert authors, we publish award-winning books that appeal to a wide range of readers, primarily in the categories of history, biography, sports, children’s, nature, local interest, food, travel and outdoor recreation.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a resume and cover letter (including the ad number, salary requirement, and where you learned of the opening) to Boone Soukthideth via email or post using the below contact information:

Boone Soukthideth
Rowman & Littlefield
c/o Human Resources

Rowman & Littlefield
Lanham, MD
E.O.E – D/M/V/F

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability or veteran status. Please refer to www.rowman.com/Page/HR for Rowman & Littlefield’s Equal Employment Opportunity–Affirmative Action Policy Statement, as well as additional information relating to equal opportunity employment.
If you are a candidate with a disability in need of an accommodation in the application process, please contact Rowman & Littlefield’s human resources department at humanresources@rowman.com.