CBS Corporation Editorial Assistant, S&S Books in New York, New York

Editorial Assistant, S&S Books

REF#: 32248

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:

Supporting a VP, Editorial Director of the Simon & Schuster imprint, this positions responsibilities include: reviewing manuscripts; general administrative duties; responding to phone calls; organizing and scheduling meetings in MS Outlook; communicating with authors and agents, by phone and e-mail; expense tracking, and communications. Proven time management skills. Resourceful, accurate, timely and efficient. Must be reliable, friendly and flexible. Be able to work independently, confidentially and professionally in a fast-paced office environment.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Prior experience in book publishing required.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled