CBS Corporation Production Manager in New York, New York

Production Manager

REF#: 27859

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: Simon & Schuster

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY

ABOUT US:

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.

DESCRIPTION:

  • 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.

QUALIFICATIONS:

A minimum of 5 years production experience in book publishing required

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled