Publicity Temp (L-27-19) | Rowman & Littlefield
Rowman & Littlefield is looking for a temporary assistant (30 hrs/wk, 6 month length) to provide administrative support to the organization’s publicity and marketing division. This position reports to the company’s Lanham, MD headquarters (near Washington, D.C.).

  • Update reviewer database through extensive data-mining
  • Coordinate reviewer database updates with stakeholders
  • Send review copies to review media for the academic and non-fiction titles
  • Support publicity team by fulfilling general review requests
  • Create and distribute advanced reader copy galleys
  • Excerpt reviews and enter into database
  • Write and send press releases and emails
  • Update event venue database
  • High School diploma
  • College experience in English or marketing/communications
  • Outstanding written and verbal communications skills
About Our Company: Rowman & Littlefield—an independent publisher with an outstanding reputation—publishes innovative, high-quality college texts, provocative and timely titles for general readers, and professional and scholarly books throughout the humanities and social sciences. Headquartered in Maryland, R&L also has offices in New York City, Boulder, Colorado, Connecticut, and London.

Rowman & Littlefield
Lanham, MD
VEVRAA Federal Contractor

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status. Please refer to for Rowman & Littlefield’s Equal Employment Opportunity–Affirmative Action Policy Statement, as well as additional information relating to equal opportunity employment.