Marketing Assistant - Dutton, Plume, Tiny Reparations Books

Marketing Assistant – Dutton, Plume, Tiny Reparations Books


The Dutton, Plume, and newly launched Tiny Reparations Books imprints at Penguin Random House are seeking a Marketing Assistant to join our creative and innovative team! In this role, the Assistant will provide seasonal administrative support (managing sales requests, coordinating marketing meetings, writing sell sheets, and helping process invoices) and aid in the creation of social media posts, marketing materials, and advertising campaigns.


The ideal candidate possesses strong attention to detail, excellent time management skills, and a true passion for reading across genres (thriller, mystery, pop culture, literary fiction, commercial women’s fiction, LGBTQIA+, narrative nonfiction, etc.). Recent authors our imprints have published include: Robyn Crawford, Abi Daré, Fiona Davis, Lisa Gardner, Hank Green, Jonathan Karl, Phoebe Robinson, Asha Lemmie, Daniel Levitin, Trixie Mattel & Katya, Riley Sager, and many more. Visit to learn more.


Specific responsibilities include:

  1. Coordinating agendas and materials for marketing meetings, communicating with in-house departments (editorial, publicity, sales, etc.), and assisting with mailings or e-galley outreach as needed.
  2. Contributing and designing original content for the Dutton and Plume social media platforms (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, etc.) and reporting on each platform’s individual analytics to draw conclusions and create new strategies for growth and engagement.
  3. Assisting with set-up and management of social media advertising (Facebook, Instagram, Google) by monitoring and adjusting innovative copy and design.
  4. Maintaining record keeping for assigned titles and sales reports.
  5. Assisting with the development of marketing plans for assigned titles by observing timelines, creating original content and visuals, promoting giveaways, and identifying and pursuing cross-promotional partnerships, with supervisor oversight.
  6. Providing general administrative support to the Director of Marketing by maintaining and scheduling calendar appointments, submitting expense reports, updating campaign details in internal databases, executing book mailings, etc.


Please apply if you meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Strong interest in marketing and book publishing
  • Working knowledge of social media platforms
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects in a deadline-driven environment
  • Strong organizational skills and excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with a team
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite programs, online marketing tools, and digital analytics a plus


Salary for this position is $40,000. Full-time employees are eligible for our comprehensive benefits program. Please apply using our online application process, and please include your resume and cover letter.


Penguin Random House is the leading adult and children’s publishing house in North America, the United Kingdom and many other regions around the world.  In publishing the best books in every genre and subject for all ages, we are committed to quality, excellence in execution, and innovation throughout the entire publishing process: editorial, design, marketing, publicity, sales, production, and distribution.  Our vibrant and diverse international community of nearly 250 publishing brands and imprints include Ballantine Bantam Dell, Berkley, Clarkson Potter, Crown, DK, Doubleday, Dutton, Grosset & Dunlap, Little Golden Books, Knopf, Modern Library, Pantheon, Penguin Books, Penguin Press, Penguin Random House Audio, Penguin Young Readers, Portfolio, Puffin, Putnam, Random House, Random House Children’s Books, Riverhead, Ten Speed Press, Viking, and Vintage, among others.  More information can be found at


Penguin Random House values the array of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.



Company: Penguin Random House LLC 

Country: United States of America 

State/Region: New York 

City: New York 

Postal Code: 10019 

Job ID: 103581

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