CBS Corporation Publicity Assistant, Touchstone Books in New York, New York

Publicity Assistant, Touchstone Books

REF#: 29269

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: Simon & Schuster

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY, US

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:

The Publicity Assistant will work closely with the Assistant Director in a very active publicity department on commercial fiction titles. Responsibilities include administrative duties, as well as involvement in all aspects of publicity campaigns including: Creating press materials; booking tours; and pitching media. The assistant will also handle independent campaigns for specific books and organize tour schedules.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Previous experience in book publishing preferred.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled