Publicity Assistant, Avid Reader Press
Simon & Schuster
New York, NY
Simon & Schuster Children's Books is seeking a Managing Editorial Assistant. This role is responsible for processing acquisition paperwork from the editorial/business office and setting up titles in the title management system; trafficking various work through the department and updating systems; sending weekly, monthly, and seasonal reports; scheduling and attending various meetings; daily interaction with editorial, design, production, sales, marketing, and legal departments
Excellent organizational and computer skills are needed
College degree preferred
Strong writing, grammatical, and communication skills required
Interest in children's book publishing is a must
Simon & Schuster has been named to Forbes magazine list of ''America's Best Mid-Size Employers 2022.''
Simon & Schuster is a global leader in general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for readers of all ages, and in all printed, digital and audio formats. Its distinguished roster of authors includes many of the world's most popular and widely recognized writers, and winners of the most prestigious literary honors and awards. It is home to numerous well-known imprints and divisions such as Simon & Schuster, Scribner, Atria Books, Gallery Books, Pocket Books, Adams Media, Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing and Simon & Schuster Audio and international companies in Australia, Canada, India and the United Kingdom, and proudly brings the works of its authors to readers in more than 200 countries and territories.
For more information visit our website at www.simonandschuster.com.
The annual salary for this position is $50,000.00 - $50,000.00
The hiring salary range for this position applies to New York, California, Colorado, Washington state, and most other geographies. Starting pay for the successful applicant depends on a variety of job-related factors, including but not limited to geographic location, market demands, experience, training, and education. The benefits available for this position include medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, life insurance coverage, disability benefits, tuition assistance program and PTO or, if applicable, as otherwise dictated by the appropriate Collective Bargaining Agreement.
Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r15vm0-44-212-94-18-42 in your application.