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Help change the lives of millions of readers

Goodreads is creating new ways to deliver highly personalized and relevant content for millions of readers around the world, built on one of the world’s largest collections of data about books and reading trends.

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Our mission

We’re a mission-driven company, only at the beginning of helping readers find books they love, read more, and share ideas.

As an Amazon company, we utilize cutting-edge technology and technical expertise. We are deeply integrated with Kindle and have exciting opportunities to invent the future of reading in partnership with Kindle, Audible, Alexa, and more.

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Our culture

Our headquarters are located in San Francisco. When we’re not working, we’re looking to expand our horizons in other ways, including visits by bestselling authors, hackathons, team-led tech talks, game nights, and volunteering at local charities. And, of course, we love books and have free books and internal book clubs.

Goodreads is a subsidiary of Amazon — many of our employees get opportunities to travel to Amazon’s main campus in Seattle for training, conferences, and working with our partner teams.

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Employee wellness

Health & Support

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Financial Security


As a subsidiary of Amazon, we offer a full range of benefits that support you and eligible family members. Learn more about Amazon benefits

Find your next job

Want to be part of creating innovative experiences for the largest community of readers? We’re hiring!

Senior Marketing Manager

San Francisco, California

Want to change the lives of millions of people by helping them find their next favorite book and get more out of reading? With over 100 million members, Goodreads is the world’s largest community of readers. As a Senior Marketing Manager, you will bring your creative, analytical and project management capabilities to plan, implement and optimize integrated marketing campaigns that drive revenue and customer acquisition, engagement and retention.

You will be a self-starter who is able to think big and creatively while paying careful attention to detail. A successful candidate must be able to work at the strategic level (using customer behavior to generate bold and innovative ideas for growth) and at the tactical level (optimizing campaigns with merchandising tools, analyzing traffic data and solving problems).

An ideal candidate will thrive with ambiguity and enjoy collaborating with different teams.

Goodreads is located in downtown San Francisco. We are an Amazon company, so you will also have opportunities to partner with Kindle and Amazon teams.

Responsibilities will include:
· Lead marketing campaigns from end-to-end: managing creative processes, targeting and segmentation, planning, execution, reporting, and optimization.
· Own marketing offers from partner teams (Kindle Unlimited, Prime Reading) to Goodreads members.
· Lead marketing and communications strategy for Goodreads product launches and brand marketing programs.
· Develop product positioning and customer-facing messaging.
· Establish and own reporting of key metrics to the leadership team.

Basic Qualifications:
· 5+ years of experience in digital marketing, brand management or product management.
· Bachelor’s degree.
· Professional experience with Excel.
Preferred Qualifications:
· MBA or Master’s degree in marketing or product management field.
· Proven track record of defining and delivering innovative marketing campaigns that drive long-term results.
· Expert data management skills with Excel and experience with SQL.
· Expert-level marketing automation and email marketing skills with Sonar or similar marketing platform.
· Digital marketing experience with websites, web apps, or mobile apps
· Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered in a manner consistent with all applicable local, state and federal laws, including the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.