Editorial Assistant, Books
Simon & Schuster
New York, NY
The editorial assistant is needed to help coordinate the publication schedules for the imprint, correspond with authors, artists, and agents, and contribute creative input to the growing publishing program, working closely with the Editorial Director and editors. The Editorial Assistant will be involved in all aspects of a book's creation, from brainstorming or acquisition through the production stage and will have the opportunity to be directly involved with creative development for our ongoing series.
Candidate must have strong writing and communication skills, a specific interest in young children's literature, and the ability to work in a quick-paced group. Writing experience is strongly considered.
Simon & Schuster, a division of ViacomCBS, is a global leader in the field of general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for consumers of all ages, across all printed, electronic, and audio formats.