CBS Corporation Director in New York, New York

Director

REF#: 32858

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:

Simon & Schuster, Inc. is seeking a management-level book professional to help launch and direct a new initiative, representing Simon & Schuster, Inc. authors. The ideal candidate will have experience across all facets of the industry. She or he must possess previous success negotiating and contracting author engagements and experience managing junior staff members. The ideal candidate will also have the digital and editing skills to be able to guide the division’s website design and marketing. As this is a brand new division, we are looking for the candidate that not only wants to help launch and grow this entity, but also someone with excellent organization and communication skills to oversee all of the workflow related to the engagements and to the department.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Previous experience required

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled