Zibby Media looking for Yale talent

Zibby Media is a privately-owned media company founded by “NYC’s Most Powerful Book-fluencer” (Vulture) Zibby Owens. Zibby is an author/editor of four books herself and the award-winning host of podcast Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books (consistently in the top 200 on the Apple Arts charts).

The Zibby team is innovative, warm, super hard-working, book-loving, creative and FUN. Competitive comp package including health insurance. Candidates must be willing to roll up their sleeves and work hard, no matter what the task is. 

In person in NYC. Some virtual work. And for moms, we know kids come first. 

Publishing Assistant, Zibby Books: Helping with marketing, PR, editorial. 

Consumer Marketing Manager, Zibby Books: Helping launch the Zibby Books slate of books coming February 2023 including advertising management. 

Consumer Marketing Director, Zibby Books: Own consumer marketing efforts in innovative ways to launch slate of books coming February 2023 including partnership collaboration.

VP, Marketing, Zibby Media: Report to founder Zibby Owens on all marketing strategy across Zibby Media properties for strategy and execution across brands. 

Publicist, Zibby Books: Lead the publicity efforts, work with external firm (if we hire one), work directly with authors and team for 12 books a year in Zibby Books starting 2023. (And work with Diana!)

Editorial Assistant, Zibby Mag: Writing content, sculpting stories, working with team on all needs for weekly literary lifestyle magazine.

Digital Executive Editor/Editor-in-Chief, Zibby Mag: Someone with high-level digital experience to take over management of weekly literary lifestyle magazine. Report to founder Zibby Owens.

Editor, Lit Lifestyle Zibby Mag: Produce, write, manage and assign features, coordinate and cover events for the column. Must be excited to attend industry events and write up features.

Marketing and Publicity Manager, Zibby Audio/Zcast: Manage all marketing and publicity for podcast network of eight podcasts and the upcoming audiobooks for Zibby Books.


Please send resumes, LinkedIn profiles and a cover note to info@zibbybooks.com about why you’re the right person and what books you’ve loved lately. Zibby Media is an equal opportunity employer.

By Derek I. Webster
Derek I. Webster Senior Associate Director for Creative Careers