Publishing / Editorial Assistant
New York, NY
Scribner Books is looking to hire an Editorial Assistant with an interest in both fiction and non-fiction to support both the VP Editor-in-Chief as well as an Executive Editor. Responsibilities include: reading, analyzing, and tracking submissions; managing large flow of projects from inception through paperback publication; keeping office organized; preparing forms and materials for editorial department, marketing, and sales, including detailed tip sheets; scheduling meetings; filing expenses; preparing and routing contract paperwork; writing and tracking catalog copy; detailed follow-through on all production-related tracking; agent and author liaising and correspondence.
Must have previous editorial experience as well as experience working in a high volume department.