CBS Corporation Managing Editorial Assistant in New York, New York

Managing Editorial Assistant

REF#: 30899

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 Managing Editorial assistant supports the Managing Editor and is responsible for inputting and maintaining metadata in the title database, routing jacket and cover mechanicals, tracking reprint corrections, and formatting bound galley copy. This person is also responsible for running reports, helping to monitor schedules, and doing other basic administrative duties. This assistant position will work specifically for the Atria Books imprint.

QUALIFICATIONS:

The ideal candidate should have clear communication skills, a great attention to detail, and be able to learn quickly. A positive attitude and interest in the publishing industry as a whole is also advantageous. This job is entry-level, so no previous experience is necessary, though experience with a publishing internship or class would be preferable.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled