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Date: Nov 17, 2017

Location: Seoul, 11, KR, 100-011

Status: Open Position

Company: Penguin Random House LLC 

Requisition ID: 13159 

Penguin Random House’s International Sales team is currently hiring a Sales Manager to sell titles to and within a wide range of accounts in South Korea.  This exciting position works to sell and promote titles across all adult and children’s Random House and Penguin imprints and will interact daily customers and with various departments across the company.

This position will be based in Seoul, South Korea.


Specific responsibilities include:

  1. Communicating daily between internal departments and customers regarding sales and marketing initiatives.
  2. Coordinating with New York City headquarters and distribution clients regarding sales and market trends.
  3. Analyzing sales statistics to determine business growth potential and strategies.
  4. Developing and maintain relationships with key customers and accounts.
  5. Managing territory performance goals and monitoring key account and title performance.
  6. Researching and identifying new customers and sales opportunities.
  7. Cultivate and develop educational market

Please apply if you meet the following qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years prior international book publishing sales and/or retail local experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including presentations
  • Fluency in English
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Awareness of and ability to professionally interact with other cultures
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Knowledge of international publishing landscape is strongly preferred

To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume through our online application process.


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.

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