Quill and Quire

Marketing Manager

Simon & Schuster Canada Published: June 8, 2017
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Simon & Schuster Canada is looking for a full-time Marketing Manager. This is an exciting opportunity to join an innovative and collaborative team. We are looking for a highly motivated, creative, leadership-focused, and confident team player with a passion for books to become a key part of our marketing team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and execute integrated consumer-facing marketing campaigns for key titles to engage, broaden and retain readership.
  • Support and manage members of the marketing team
  • Work with VP of Marketing/Publicity to create and communicate marketing strategy for each title with publishing and author teams
  • Manage retail account relationships and strengthen marketing initiatives
  • Seek out and develop new partnerships to expand brand and consumer awareness
  • Work closely and collaboratively with sales, publicity, editorial, and authors to maximize campaign effectiveness
  • Oversee content for advertising, newsletters, websites, and social media channels


  • Fluency in key marketing concepts and tools including email, social media marketing, and search
  • Creative, strategic thinker with an ability to implement new and innovative approaches to marketing
  • Highly motivated with strong follow-through skills and attention to detail
  • Open-minded, collaborative, with strong negotiation and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Organized, able to prioritize, manage projects and teams, and meet deadlines
  • Strong writing background
  • Post-secondary degree required, degree or certificate in Book Publishing or related field is an asset
  • Minimum of 4+ years experience in publishing or related field

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to human.resources@simonandschuster.ca by June 30th.  No phone calls please.