Marketing Manager, Atlantic Books

We are recruiting for a talented and creative marketing manager with at least 5 years’ experience at a trade publishing house.

Reporting to the Marketing Director, the Marketing Manager will work closely with the campaigns, sales and editorial teams to plan, develop and execute creative marketing campaigns for Atlantic’s lead titles. The ideal candidate will have experience running their own campaigns (working across multiple channels including social media, print and outdoor), managing a budget, briefing third party suppliers, communicating with authors and creating high-quality marketing materials. Some design experience is desirable but not essential.

This is a permanent, full-time position based at Atlantic’s offices on Bloomsbury.

Key responsibilities

Consumer Campaigns

  • Deliver clear, creative and commercially focused consumer marketing campaigns, in line with assigned budgets

  • Write and present creative media briefs and liaise with agencies, designers and third parties

  • Communicate plans internally and to author/agent where relevant

  • Manage existing consumer partnerships and explore new opportunities 

Trade Marketing and Sales Support

  • Create trade-focused marketing campaigns and help the sell-in process by producing sales material (presenters, samplers, proofs, POS)

  • Work with the Marketing Director and Campaigns Executive to organise the biannual sales conference, create the conference presentation and produce the sales catalogue

Digital Sales and Social Media

  • Liaise with Digital Sales team on AIs, metadata and ebook promotions

  • Help manage Atlantic’s social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram)

  • Help maintain company website.


  • Support the editorial team in the acquisition of titles by contributing creative, effective and original acquisition pitches for circulation and presentation to authors and agents.

  • Organisation and administration

  • Attend regular meetings (acquisitions, cover art, paperbacks, lead titles) and contribute constructive feedback, and marketing updates.

Closing date: 14th October 2019

Salary: undisclosed

To Apply: please email your CV and a covering letter outlining how you meet the requirements above, your salary expectations and notice period to Jamie Forrest (

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