Position Description
Press University of Georgia Press
Category
Marketing and Sales
Title
Marketing and Sales Director

Description

The Marketing and Sales Director is responsible for establishing strategic direction and vision for all marketing and sales aspects of the University of Georgia Press publishing program. They direct all marketing and sales programs, including domestic and international sales; publicity; advertising; exhibits; direct marketing; social media; and awards.

A key member of the leadership team, they participate in organizational decisions, including publishing strategies, goal-setting, strategic planning, fundraising, and other work. The Marketing and Sales Director reports to the Director of the University of Georgia Press and manages a staff of four along with graduate assistants and student interns.

Since its founding in 1938, the primary mission of the University of Georgia Press has been to support and enhance the University’s place as a major research institution by publishing both outstanding works of scholarship by writers throughout the world and books of interest to general readers. The Press has been a member of the Association of American University Presses since 1940 and is the largest book publisher in the state. The Press currently publishes 60 new books a year and has over 1,800 titles in print. The Press is also a founding partner of the New Georgia Encyclopedia, the state’s award-winning online reference work on the people, places, events, and institutions of Georgia.

For more information and/or to apply: https://www.ugajobsearch.com/postings/16830

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Posted
2018-02-23