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GBA Consultant: 12-month contract
Position Description

This position communicates GBA’s offerings and events to book industry stakeholders to foster a collaborative approach to solving sustainability issues in the book supply chain.

You’ll be responsible for supporting the organization with various tasks, such as:

  • Manage GBA’s working groups. This work includes: scheduling meetings, arranging access, preparing agendas and minutes, and coordinating or following up on committee-specific projects.

  • Oversee the development, review, and production of any committee or working group publications or products, working to ensure the projects are handled in an efficient and timely manner.

  • Oversee marketing efforts that include: email marketing for events; producing engaging content for GBA’s website and official social media platforms, with a focus on LinkedIn and Twitter; and being responsible for the GBA website and a quarterly newsletter.

  • Plan, schedule, and promote quarterly webinars for topics relevant to the GBA community.

  • Monitor and report on website and e-newsletter use/engagement.

What We Are Looking For
  • Marketing experience: writing copy & calls-to-action, creating social media campaigns, etc.

  • Familiarity with social media management

  • A strong interest in the intersection of books and environmental sustainability

  • Knowledge of the book supply chain 

  • Experience managing projects

  • Problem-solving skills and the ability to work independently

  • Flexible, organized, and attentive to detail

  • A love of and commitment to deadlines

  • Knowledge of BIC/BISG/BNC sustainability initiatives and an understanding of the impact on GBA initiatives/work

The Other Essential Bits
  • Preference for North-American based candidates

  • ​This position is remote

  • 12-month contract

  • Approximately two days a week

  • USD 25,000 - 30,000 per year

To Apply
  • Send resumes/CVs as a pdf with a cover letter to:

  • All applications must be received by July 31st, 2023.

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