Lucinda Literary

Senior Publicist

Company: Lucinda Literary Job Title: Senior Publicist Description: The Senior Publicist will work closely under the company’s CEO to create and independently implement media efforts for authors of Lucinda Literary and other literary firms. Essential responsibilities include:

- Implementing original and compelling publicity plans for key titles each season through media campaigns and author events
- Creating press releases, pitch letters and media lists with a goal of securing national and regional coverage in print, broadcast, and online outlets
- Strengthening and developing media and event relationships for the agency This is a part time or full time position that is held virtually (from anywhere). Compensation based on experience and time commitment. This is an opportunity to learn and grow with an innovative, entrepreneurial team and a host of thought leaders and bestselling authors. For more information on Lucinda Literary and the experience we bring in publicity, please visit www.lucindaliterary.com.

Requirements:  - 2+ years’ experience working in a professional public relations or media environment
- Established relationships, or the ability to develop relationships, with media contacts particularly in business/lifestyle areas and practical nonfiction
- Experience with handling media outreach for books and authors
- Effective communication skills (oral & written) for interactions with media and authors
- Relentless work ethic and the ability to work well under pressure with tight deadlines
- An understanding of books and authors and media opportunities in this space
- Ability to work well independently as well as in collaborative team environments
- Self-motivated, persistent, and goal-oriented
- Effective organizational and project management skills
- A sense of humor – we enjoy laughing a lot!

How To Apply: Please email a brief cover letter and resume to info@lucindaliterary.com, noting in your subject line: years of experience, current title and firm. Please also supply two sample book press releases you’ve written with your application. We will contact you if we are interested in arranging an interview.Expiration Date: February 28, 2022

Contact Information

Lucinda Literary LLC
404 East 76th Street
New York
NY
10021
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