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Publicity Assistant, Gallery Books

Simon & Schuster

New York, NY 10-12-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
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.

Simon and Schuster is seeking a Publicity Assistant for the Gallery Books Group. This person will support the creation and execution of publicity campaigns for books ranging from general interest nonfiction, commercial fiction, celebrity nonfiction, and self-help..

This person will support two publicists. Responsibilities include administrative duties, as well as involvement in all aspects of publicity campaigns including interacting with authors; creating press materials; booking tours; managing budgets; and pitching media.

Previous experience in book publishing is preferred but a love of books, engagement in pop culture and media, attention to detail and ability to multitask is a must.

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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g4wxyz-3-80-3-192-42 in your application.