Trident Booksellers and Cafe

Social Media & Marketing Coordinator

338 Newbury St, Boston, MA, United States, 02115

Position: Full-Time

Trident Booksellers and Cafe is looking for an energetic and creative Marketing & Social Media Coordinator who will work towards elevating the store’s public presence through online and digital channels. The Trident has been independently owned since 1984, and is a cornerstone of Boston’s Back Bay. For decades we have been a fixture on Newbury Street, catering to locals, tourists and students. We strive to create a space where people feel comfortable and welcome, whether they are shopping for a book, eating a meal, or attending an event. We are looking for someone who understands and can communicate our unique spirit and eclectic nature. The Marketing & Social Media Coordinator will be the voice of the store via all online communication. They will need to understand the Trident’s culture and create appropriate content to engage our customers. Candidates must have a passion for books and an eye towards trends in restaurants and retail. 

Responsibilities include (but not limited to): 

  • Manage Trident’s social media accounts, posting and sharing content, and responding directly to comments and messages from followers

  • Work towards increasing engagement on all social media platforms

  • Develop and execute social media campaigns and track and monitor the effectiveness using analytics

  • Work with our Events Coordinator to promote Trident’s events via social media, in-store signage, and press releases

  • Work with publishers to execute pre-order book campaigns to drive online traffic to Trident’s website 

  • Manage the fulfillment of e-commerce orders 

  • Update and create content for Trident’s website 


  • Experience with social media marketing and digital media 

  • Excellent organization skills and the ability to self-direct 

  • An eye towards design and a knack for creating visually appealing digital material

  • A love for books and an understanding of the book industry, especially independent bookstores 

Useful Skills:

  • Proficiency in social media platforms, including analytics 

  • Constant Contact 

  • Adobe Suite

  • Google Analytics 

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About Trident Booksellers and Cafe:

Since 1984, Trident Booksellers & Cafe has been providing Back Bay residents, students, and tourists with sustenance for the mind and body. Trident is the perfect place to catch up with friends, study for your exam, grab brunch, or browse our wide selection of books and magazines. We offer free wifi, an award-winning magazine selection, a full service restaurant, books, cards, gifts, and, above all, a unique Boston experience.

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