Taunton Press, Inc. is a diversified consumer-based media company that inspires loyal audiences of more than 9 million enthusiasts across 6 categories. Taunton’s portfolio of category-leading brands includes Fine Cooking, Fine Homebuilding, Fine Woodworking, Green Building Advisor, Fine Gardening and Threads. Our product lines include digital memberships, digital and print subscriptions, books/ebooks, dvds, streaming downloads and other products that are highly relevant to our audiences.
We seek a circulation & financial planning associate with 3+ years of experience to support our team in maximizing our direct consumer marketing initiatives. The position will provide operational and analytical support to the planning team for all print and digital, subscription-based products.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide promotional reporting for source, campaign, channel and LTV analysis on print and digital subscription products.
Monitor and track monthly promotional expenses. Work with Accounting and Finance, ensuring accuracy on monthly accruals and quarterly re-forecasts.
Update and maintain monthly subscription models, supporting budgeting, forecasting, print orders and reporting requirements.
Assist in preparation of AAM/BPA Publisher Statements and USPS Ownership Statements. Facilitate annual audits and maintain on-going correspondence with audit bureaus and fulfillment provider.
Maintain agent authorization lists for print subscription sales.
Maintain and provide promotional source codes for sales analysis. Work with fulfillment provider to ensure that all reporting systems are accurately assigning and reporting codes.
Support publisher and marketing requests for ad hoc and historical analysis as needed.
BA/BS degree in business, finance, marketing or other related field.
Very strong analytical capabilities.
Solid organizational skills and attention to detail.
Proficient use of MS Excel. Experience with BI software (IBM Cognos/Tm1, SQL Server Reporting Services, etc.) a plus.
The Taunton Press is a unique, innovative multi-media company that's dedicated to serving a growing market of home-building, gardening, cooking, sewing and woodworking enthusiasts. Since 1975, Taunton has created magazines, books, videos and, more recently, online products that reflect the shared passion of our staff, our authors and our readers. This dedication, combined with the partnership of e...xpert, ''hands-on'' authors, describes why Taunton's publications uniquely inform and inspire millions of people every year.