Sales Assistant, Online & Digital - DK

DK is currently seeking a Sales Assistant, Online & Digital to join the DK US sales team.


This position will offer administrative help to the account manager that oversees Amazon and ebooks.


1.         Provide general administrative support to account manager as needed (i.e. managing of conference room needs, coordinating the delivery of sales assets, maintain a regular schedule of upcoming sales meetings and key account office visits, etc.

2.         Create and deliver account specific advertising, catalog and marketing materials based on sales requests.

3.         Assist in positioning relevant frontlist and backlist titles within account base.

4.         Provide support in various Amazon Vendor Central cases

5.         Produce and coordinate the delivery of sales assets for customer presentations, meetings and trade shows.

6.         Communicate regularly between our key distributors and retailers and Penguin Random House Customer Service, Data Management and Warehouse Operations to ensure accurate and timely delivery of orders.

7.         Develop and maintain a comprehensive knowledge of competitor, consumer, and industry trends.

8.         Liaise with the US Marketing & Publicity, Managing Editorial, and other internal groups to maximize sales efforts and efficiencies.



Minimum Qualifications/Requirements (education, experience, skills, knowledge, physical abilities):

•          Interest in Sales

•          Strong written and verbal communication skills

•          Highly organized with the ability to successfully work on multiple projects at a time and adapt to changing priorities

•          Proven ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment

•          Experience in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint preferred

•          Office experience, especially within publishing 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.


DK is the bestselling publisher of highly visual, photographic non-fiction for adults and children. Our aim is to inform, enrich and entertain readers of all ages through beautifully designed content. Publishers of the Eyewitness series for children, the award-winning Eyewitness Travel Guides and the creators of the online homework help website DKfindout!. DK is part of Penguin Random House and is also the parent company for Alpha Books, publisher of the Idiot's Guides series, Prima Games, video gaming publishers, as well as the award-winning travel publisher, Rough Guides.


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: 42145


Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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