Job Opportunities


SALES MANAGER

We're looking for a talented Sales Manager to manage our small inside sales group, and act as our sales and marketing liaison for our key accounts, outside sales reps, and distributors.

You’ll drive our sales efforts, supervise our inside sales team, develop strategies for increasing market share, analyze sales performance, and present titles to selection committees and library groups. You’ll develop specialty wholesale accounts and prospect for new accounts. You’ll work closely with our Marketing, Editorial, and Production departments, attend hacker conferences, sales meetings, and various tradeshows. You’ll also interact with authors and end-users to gain insight into markets. This a new position that reports to our Founder.

Requirements:

At least three years trade sales experience and strong verbal and written communication skills in English.

Please respond to jobs@nostarch.com.


MARKETING MANAGER

We're looking for a Marketing Director to develop and execute marketing campaigns for our frontlist and backlist titles. We publish quality books (both print and electronic) on programming, security, hacking, LEGO, and science and math. Best-sellers include titles like Hacking: The Art of Exploitation, Practical Malware Analysis, Python for Kids, and The Unofficial LEGO Technic Builder's Guide.

You’ll maintain our marketing budget, liaise with key book review media, manage our social media presence, and assist authors with the development of their online and social media platforms. You’ll manage our small Marketing group and work with our sales people to make sure that they have the materials they need to sell in titles. You’ll creates sales presentations, attend meetings with potential authors, and outside vendors. You’ll also develop cross-promotions, partnerships, and other creative marketing initiatives online and off. This is a new position that reports to our founder.

Requirements:

At least three years marketing experience strong verbal and written communication skills in English.

Please respond to jobs@nostarch.com.


OFFICE MANAGER

As our Office Manager you’ll make sure that our business runs smoothly. You’ll work closely with the key players in our company. Bookkeeping is a fundamental component of this role and prior experience is a must. You should be disciplined and dependable and have the ability to be tough but always tactful. This is a new position.

Responsibilities:

  • Payroll, HR, tax form prep (1099s, sales tax)
  • Manage finances and bills in QuickBooks
  • Bookkeeping including A/P, A/R, monthly reconciliation
  • General office tasks as they come up

Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent work experience. Three years experience in an administrative or office manager role. Strong verbal and written communication skills in English. Proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel or the equivalent. QuickBooks experience.

Please respond to jobs@nostarch.com.


MARKETING ASSOCIATE

As our Marketing Associate, you will:

  • Pitch to media and build media lists
  • Follow up
  • Draft copy and marketing materials
  • Create a buzz on social media

You'll work closely with our editors and marketing team to increase the visibility of our books while building our brand, and you'll do real work from day one.

You should be enthusiastic, self-directed, organized, and flexible. Strong writing, research, communication, and computer skills are a must.

This is a full-time position.

Please send a resume and cover letter to [email protected].


PUBLISHING ASSISTANT

This is an entry-level position on the business side of the book business with the opportunity for advancement. We'll make you part of our team and give you real work from day one.

As our Publishing Assistant you will be expected to:

  • Provide excellent customer support
  • Process reseller orders
  • Work with our shipping clerk to review and fill direct orders
  • Maintain inventory and supplies and keep the office in order
  • Coordinate mailings
  • Other supporting duties as assigned 

This is not an editorial or writing position *but* you should be able to write and communicate clearly in English.

Please send a resume and cover letter to [email protected].


DESIGNER

We're looking for a savvy and passionate graphic designer to design book covers and interiors, marketing collateral, and refine our online identity. Great design is very important to us, and as our main in-house designer you will:

  • Design book covers and interiors including art selection/creation and typography
  • Design marketing collateral, including banners, flyers, T-shirts, and swag
  • Refine our online presence and extend our brand

You should have expert knowledge of graphic design both for print and the web. You should love typography and have excellent Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator skills. You should be flexible and open to feedback because great graphic design is collaborative. And you should understand branding and be able to translate that understanding into great design.

Please submit a link to your online portfolio (no PDFs please), and be sure to tell us why you think you'd be a good fit for this role. Please respond to jobs@nostarch.com.


FREELANCERS

We’re looking for talented freelance designers to design book covers and interiors. To be considered, please send your resume and portfolio to production@nostarch.com.

We're always on the lookout for excellent proofreaders, copyeditors, and indexers. If you're interested in freelance work, please send an email detailing your relevant experience to production@nostarch.com.