CBS Corporation Publishing Assistant, Scribner in New York, New York

Publishing Assistant, Scribner

REF#: 27178

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:

The Publishing Assistant reports to the SVP & Publisher of Simon & Schuster’s Scribner imprint. The role provides general administrative support as well as some editorial work on the Publisher’s own titles, and the responsibilities include: scheduling meetings; answering the phone; handling administrative duties such as travel arrangements, expense reports and DOJ logging; routing jackets, invoices and contracts; and assisting in the preparation of materials for marketing, positioning and sales meetings. This role also works closely with editors, publicists, and the publishing office to assist in the launch of books for the Scribner imprint.

QUALIFICATIONS:

One year of relevant publishing experience is strongly preferred.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled