Assistant Marketing Manager

Prometheus Books, Inc.

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Lanham, MD

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Rowman & Littlefield is looking for an entry-level Assistant Marketing Manager to work on its Academic Marketing team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for marketing communication campaigns, assisting with budgeting, and audience research. The successful candidate will report directly to the Executive Channel Manager at the company’s headquarters in Lanham, MD.


  • Traffic marketing communication 
    1. Create, implement, and track marketing campaigns across all media including direct mail, digital communication, and events. Tasks include copyediting, list research, and coordination with Editorial, Creative Services, and Strategic Engagement teams.
    2. Ensure client communication is delivered in a timely manner for maximum impact
    3. Maintain databases with marketing campaign information
  • Budget Alignment 
    1. Track monthly project budget expenses 
    2. Provide accurate expense reporting 
  • Customer Engagement & Awareness
    1. Assist in the planning, staffing, and promotion of R&L products at several annual academic conferences (virtual and in-person)
    2. Track and report on participation
  • Author Engagement
    1. Create print and digital promotional materials for authors as needed


  • Bachelor’s Degree in marketing, communications, or related field
  • Exemplary communication skills 
  • Attention to detail and strong organization skills
  • Experience using Microsoft 
  • Travel – 10% within the US and Canada (following local and national guidelines during the pandemic)

Please note: Remote candidates will not be considered at this time.

About the Company 

Rowman & Littlefield—an independent publisher with an outstanding reputation—publishes innovative, high-quality college texts, provocative and timely titles for general readers, and professional and scholarly books throughout the humanities and social sciences. Headquartered in Maryland, R&L also has offices in New York City, Boulder, Colorado, Connecticut, and London. 

Rowman & Littlefield
Lanham, MD
VEVRAA Federal Contractor 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status. Please refer to for Rowman & Littlefield’s Equal Employment Opportunity-Affirmative Action Policy Statement, as well as additional information relating to equal opportunity employment.