CBS Corporation Associate Publicist, Scribner Books in New York, New York

Associate Publicist, Scribner Books

REF#: 31813

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:

Responsible for supporting two senior members of the Scribner publicity department in addition to independently executing national publicity campaigns for a range of non-fiction and fiction books. Key responsibilities include: conducting book and galley mailings; general clerical support; arranging author travel; creating mailing lists; pitching and securing media interviews and reviews for assigned titles; arranging author events; writing press material and targeted interview pitches; cultivating media relationships.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Previous experience in book publishing required.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled