Penguin Random House Canada Seeks Sales & Marketing Associate (Western Canada)

Penguin Random House Canada
Sales & Marketing Associate (Western Canada)

Penguin Random House Canada is looking for a Sales & Marketing Associate to support the PRHC sales & marketing team’s efforts in western Canada (BC & Alberta).

Responsibilities include:

  • Selling, marketing and promoting Penguin Random House titles to traditional bookstores and special market accounts in western Canada
  • Supporting the sales & marketing teams in Vancouver
  • Performing weekly store visits in the greater Vancouver area
  • Escorting authors to events and media appointments
  • Working with accounts to co-ordinate author events
  • Opening up new bookstore accounts in the region
  • Attending and supporting regional book fairs

• Handling regional mailings for the sales & marketing teams Qualifications include:

  • A passion for books
  • MS Office and SAP experience
  • Excellent communication (written and oral)
  • Ability to work well both in a team environment and independently
  • Time management skills
  • Ability to prioritize
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Professional telephone manner
  • 2-3 years bookselling and/or publishing sales & marketing experience

The position is located in our Vancouver office and reports to James Young, VP, Director of Sales.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and their resume to by April 3, 2015.

We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.