CBS Corporation Production Manager in New York, New York
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: Simon & Schuster
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: New York, NY
Simon & Schuster, a part of CBS Corporation, 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. Its divisions include Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing, Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing, Simon & Schuster Audio, Simon & Schuster Digital, and international companies in Australia, Canada, India and the United Kingdom.
Manage all phases of production of 1/c through 4/c titles from manuscript through bound book
Evaluate paper, printing, binding, and jacket or cover requirements for each title
Prepare and analyze cost estimates. Prepare and monitor production schedules and title budgets.
Issue purchase orders to vendors for book manufacturing
Work closely with in-house departments and vendors to ensure schedules are maintained. Responsible for quality control throughout process
Traffic production materials to in-house departments and vendors in a timely manner
Work with the publishing offices of Howard and North Star Way on project development as requested via estimating and production planning.
A minimum of 5 years production experience in book publishing required
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled