AbeBooks - part of the Amazon.com Inc. group of companies - is looking for a highly creative person with a passion for books and the ability to raise awareness of our brand and services through social media, PR and other marketing channels.
This position is based at our headquarters in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, reporting to the Manager, Merchandising. We also have an office in Dusseldorf, Germany. From these two locations we run seven international web sites: AbeBooks.com, AbeBooks.co.uk, AbeBooks.de, AbeBooks.fr, AbeBooks.it, IberLibro.com and ZVAB.com.
This is a temporary position for a period of 12 months, available from October 1, 2015.
The content marketing specialist will be specifically responsible for developing and managing content to support merchandising, brand, social media and PR campaigns on AbeBooks.com and AbeBooks.co.uk.
Displaying a keen interest in books and our community of bibliophiles, you will manage on-site content, social media and our blogs on a daily basis. You will develop compelling stories for journalists, bloggers and video bloggers to raise awareness of our online marketplace, and develop relationships with key partners such as a booksellers, book fairs and bookselling associations to ensure AbeBooks is closely associated with rare and collectible books in English speaking countries.
You will champion books, booksellers and booklovers, as well as the AbeBooks brand.
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AbeBooks offers competitive salaries, a generous benefits package, and a beautiful waterfront office space, as well as bonus perks such as a health and wellness subsidy, fresh fruit, donuts, free drinks and snacks, foosball, ping pong, and pool tables… the list goes on.
What really makes us stand out is the world-class team of people that you get to work with every day. We trust our employees because we only hire the best. We want people who are prepared to challenge the status quo and always raise the bar. And we do all this while having fun and enjoying the tranquility of island life.
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