Marketing - Bookstore

Posting ID : A1068474960
Date Posted : 2015-08-18
Category : Marketing Advertising Pr

Marketing Manager Lexington
Job Description

Would you like to work for one of the largest independent booksellers in the United States? Joseph-Beth Booksellers is looking for an organized, outgoing and energetic marketing manager for our Lexington, KY store location.

The Marketing Manager reports to the Corporate Marketing Manager and works with and coordinates closely with the store General Manager and local store personnel to ensure that activities and events are scheduled and executed.
Company Overview: Joseph Beth is a specialty retailer focused on providing our customers an engaging and memorable experience. We offer customers a number of different product items from books, gifts and greeting cards, to magazines, newspapers, toys and a full service restaurant experience.

Community Relationships
Develop partnerships with community organizations, businesses and schools
Secure book clubs and groups
Schedule vents
Review donation requests
Follow-up reporting and forecasting

Event Development, Planning & Support
Mega/Major events execution & planning
Off site events--schedule and coordinate
Create monthly Lexington area newsletter
Webforms & Lexington eblast scheduling
Process and track event orders
Coordinating with local event team
Marketing database updates
In-store display oversight
In-store signage oversight
Communication of all programs to general managers, team leads, booksellers
Hosting of events
Interfacing and coordinating with the corporate business-to-business rep

Media Relations
Store promotions & grassroots publicity efforts
Local media--publicity, partnerships and news releases
Social media strategy, coordination and implementation

Required Skills

Personable and outgoing
Creative, energetic, detail oriented
Able to manage multiple projects and deadlines
Skilled at delivering in tight time frames
Excellent organization and communication skills
Excellent computer skills, experience with Microsoft Office and sales management software a plus

Commensurate with experience

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