The Journals division at the University of Nebraska Press is seeking an Assistant Marketing Manager-Journals. The assistant manager is responsible for the management and execution of promotional strategies for thirty-four titles as well as for customer service and fulfillment of the journals. The goal is to grow UNP's journals profile through strategic promotional activities, such as advertising, publicity, exhibits, and website and to increase awareness, visibility, submissions, usage, and revenue. This position supervises and trains, as needed, the Marketing Associate and Fulfillment Associate and reports to the Journals Marketing and Fulfillment Manager.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Bachelor's in Communication, Marketing, Journalism, Business or related field, equivalent and experience in marketing-related or customer service or sales positions, equal education/experience considered. Proven work experience in social media marketing or knowledge of online marketing and understanding of major marketing online platforms. Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (i.e., Microsoft Word, Excel). Experience with presentation and design tools (i.e., InDesign) and databases. Willingness to learn new software systems. Customer oriented with good multitasking and organizational ability. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Exhibits strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to handle multiple projects, including the ability to set priorities and meet deadlines. Attention to detail. Resourcefulness and problem-solving aptitude.
The ideal candidate would have a Bachelor's degree. Experience in a publishing environment.
Supervisory experience. Ability to proofread. Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite products, especially InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Acrobat. Experience with WordPress-based websites.
With over 25,000 students, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a diverse educational insitution with international stature. The intellectual center for the state of Nebraska and beyond, we are a land-grant, top tier national research-extensive insitution. Part of the Big Ten conference, Big Ten Academic Alliance, our mission includes growing relationships and resources that enable the University of Nebraska to change lives.