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Publicity & Marketing Manager, Litro Magazine
Deadline: Fri 17 Nov 2017
Innovative literary and arts platform seeks someone with excellent copywriting skills and a strong knowledge of the current literary scene, particularly fiction.
Founded in 2005, Litro Magazine’s ethos is the discovery of new emerging talent and giving them a platform to be read alongside literary stalwarts. This is a role involving marketing, public relations, event planning, distribution, sales and social media, for an innovative established literary & arts platform aimed at encouraging cross-cultural conversations. You'll need to keep abreast of what's happening in the industry, with a constant eye out for new opportunities – organisations to collaborate with, advertising spots in print & online, time-specific happenings for tie-in events & promotions. You'll also need to be creative, with original ideas for getting the most out of a small budget and helping Litro Magazine to continue to stand out from the crowd.

Responsibilities: planning & delivering campaigns / organising, publicising & reporting on events / commissioning & editing web content, drafting newsletters & press releases / giving interviews to media outlets, public speaking & direct bookselling / development of the sales strategy, ensuring understanding of relevant markets while targeting key market alliances. / providing insight and analysis to support strategic decision-making and future plans

Essentials: Excellent copywriting skills / pro-active and able to work on own initiative /experience in and/or exceptional aptitude for at least one of: marketing, PR, event planning / good at developing relationships & liaising with multiple organisations

Skills: Strong knowledge of the current literary scene, particularly fiction / Basic digital skills – InDesign, coding, social media advertising, cropping & collaging images etc,

Perks: As part of a small, friendly team, you'll be included in every discussion, giving you the opportunity to shape the direction and identity of the magazine. Flexibility around distribution of hours, training and work-shadowing are all possible. We especially encourage applications from those whose background is under-represented in UK publishing.

To apply, please send a 1-page CV & cover letter to

Deadline: 17 November 2017
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Contact Information:
Litro Magazine
Contact Name:
Emily Jones
Contact Email:
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