[b-hebrew] Job opening
jspinti at eisenbrauns.com
Sun Jun 3 10:52:21 EDT 2012
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Marketing Director / Acquisitions Editor
Eisenbrauns is accepting applications for a position that combines marketing and manuscript acquisitions. The Marketing Director role is responsible for promoting all aspects of the Eisenbrauns book publishing and distribution divisions, including electronic, catalog, social media, and convention marketing. The Acquisitions Editor role assists in the evaluation of materials for publication and in setting the direction of our publishing program. These two functions are distinct but are, because of the size of the company, closely related.
James Spinti, our long-time Marketing Director, leaves Eisenbrauns at the end of June in order to live near family in northern Minnesota. Eisenbrauns is therefore looking for a person who can provide some of the services that the current Marketing Director maintains but who also will assist the Publisher in development of the company's Publishing Division, primarily through acquisitions of manuscripts for publication.
The successful applicant will
• Need to relocate to Winona Lake/Warsaw, Indiana;
• Have a strong background in ancient Near East and/or Hebrew Bible (Ph.D. or near-Ph.D. status preferred);
• Enjoy working in a small-company context;
• Be a word-smith who enjoys language, editing, and good writing;
• Benefit from prior knowledge of modern publication (print and electronic) technology.
To apply for this position, send your indication of interest and resumé/C.V. to publisher at eisenbrauns.com, with the subject of your e-mail "Application for Position."
You can also find this notice posted on our web site at http://www.eisenbrauns.com/pages/JOBS
Marketing Director, Book Sales Division
Eisenbrauns, Good books for more than 35 years
Specializing in Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Studies
jspinti at eisenbrauns dot com
Phone: 574-269-2011 ext 226
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