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AlphaNovel is a new product in the SocialTech ecosystem. Our goal is to build a global multilingual platform for readers and writers of next-generation novels.

The AlphaNovel platform is designed to be both user and author-friendly. We want to present readers with the newest and brightest variety of works while offering authors innovative ways to increase the number of readers and monetize their work.

The ambitious goal is to build a new Netflix in the world of books.

Our superpower is the team that is not afraid of new challenges and is passionate about its work.

The team consists of 6 people and is growing every day, and therefore we do not have any bureaucracy, official hierarchy, and even legacy. Each team member has the opportunity to propose an idea that can turn into a new function or product.

Now we are looking for an ambitious Content Acquisition Manager who will contribute professional experience to the development and implementation of strategic partnership with authors on the platform.


Why we:

– Interesting and difficult tasks, the opportunity to work with different markets;
– We are growing fast, and we are also adapting quickly to changes in the market. We are flexible in all matters;
– We don’t have bureaucracy, politics and legacy. Only common sense;
– A strong team that is passionate about its work and has something to learn;
– Your level of freedom increases as your results grow. There is always the opportunity to influence decision-making;
– You will develop, getting more difficult tasks.

 

Your Responsibilities:

– Negotiating frontlist & backlist acquisition deals from self-published authors and their agents;
– Acquiring publisher backlist catalogues;
– Networking with agents with an eye toward a steady submissions stream;
– Developing and managing relationships with current and future publishing partners;
– Building and managing a list of titles and catalogues;
– Leveraging internal/external data, market research, social media, competitive analysis, and other insights, to develop strategies and projects that can drive growth;
– Serving as the primary liaison between Content Acquisitions and the other teams at AlphaNovel (Marketing, Product, Data, etc.);
– Development of Instagram community, interaction with the audience;
– Close cooperation with a copywriter and designer.

 

What You Bring to AlphaNovel:

– Strong attention to detail and an exceptional follow-through ability;
– Top organizational skills to maintain simultaneous projects and ensure they are completed in a timely manner;
– A can-do, self-starter mentality with a willingness to perform tasks both big and small;
– Strong communication skills;
– Ability to troubleshoot;
– Upper-Intermediate English.

 

Nice to Haves:

– Experience working/interning at a talent or literary agency, or at a publishing house, particularly in the Romance space;
– General interest in storytelling, publishing, media, pop culture, and technology;
– An interest in popular fiction and/or a willingness to learn about the romance genre.

 

Exciting opportunities you will find at SocialTech:

– Work in a passionate team of marketers, stakeholders, and developers, who will motivate you for professional and personal growth;
– Opportunity to learn from years of experience and expertise in creating innovative solutions for IT-businesses;
– Truly interesting tasks and the ability to satisfy your ambitions;
– A powerful team of marketers, stakeholders, and developers to inspire you to constant professional growth and new accomplishments;
– The greatest expertise in the most competitive niche.