Marketing Manager – The Poetry Business

Posted on: 28/02/2022

This is a key management role that will enable you to take the lead on all marketing activities across the business to direct and grow the Poetry Business’ marketing strategy.

2 days per week – £25,000 p/a pro-rata

You will be constantly looking at building relationships to achieve platform growth and create meaningful change. You will be responsible for planning, implementing and reporting on marketing campaigns to: promote and sell a range of poetry book titles; widen subscription take-up for The North magazine; raise the profile of the Poetry Business’ writing workshops; and promote the annual International Book & Pamphlet Competition and New Poets Prize to bolster awareness and increase entry numbers.

It will be desirable, but not essential, for you to have a familiarity with: 

  • The Poetry Business’ work
  • The Adobe suite (particularly InDesign)
  • Social media platforms
  • Video editing (YouTube)
    Mailchimp
  • Ecommerce platforms
  • Consonance
  • Nielsen Title Editor
  • Google Analytics
  • GDPR

For the full job description and person specification, click here.

Deadline: Friday 18th March 2022, 9am

How to apply:

Please apply by sending a CV with details of two referees, as well as a covering letter explaining how you meet the person specification outlined above.

Applications should be sent to [email protected] with ‘Marketing Manager’ in the subject heading