Product Specialist

Richmond, British Columbia, Canada · Publishing

Description

We’re a young, rapidly growing, progressive technology company with an exciting future. We believe that investing in our employees and nurturing them to learn and grow is essential to achieving our goals. We’re a multi-cultural global company that appreciates and supports diversity in our employees and partners. And thanks to our rapid expansion, we’re looking to grow our content partnerships team by adding highly motivated individuals. Individuals who will focus on forging new partnerships, expanding existing ones, and uncovering unique opportunities all aimed at keeping PressReader on the leading edge of consumer engagement and content delivery.

A part of our branded solutions team, successful candidates will own relationships with a variety of key publishing partners, managing all aspects of their digital edition products. The New York Times, The Globe and Mail, The Guardian, La Nacion, APN and Media24 are just a few on a long list of great partners we work with to deliver exceptional digital editions for their readers across the globe. Aimed at building a comprehensive and unique path to growth for each publishing partner, you will engage your creative and analytical skills to drive success for content providers in a number of key areas, including distribution, revenue, and evolving reader attraction and engagement. A progressive understanding of technology in relation to publishing and a perceptive approach to consumer marketing as it relates to various types of content is essential to exceed goals in this role, and work effectively with both internal and external parties. Driving reader satisfaction and publisher growth will become your mantra.

Make no mistake, this role is fast-paced and demanding with many exceptional opportunities for growth. But for the right candidate, it’s a terrific opportunity to work in an incredibly exciting, constantly evolving environment with a young, smart and ambitious team. In addition to a competitive compensation package, there’s plenty of room for advancement. Not to mention the opportunity to help shape the future of content publishing from the ground up.

About you

Readers want the best. Publishers demand the best. So, we’ll wait to hire the absolute best person to satisfy both. You are:

Nice to have

This role is a full-time position based in our Richmond, BC office. Applicants must be legally able to work in Canada, have a valid passport, and no restrictions on their ability to travel if needed.

To apply, please submit your CV, a cover letter, and an overview of your newspaper your favorite publication (and why). No phone calls, please. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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