CBS Corporation Managing Editorial Assistant in New York, New York
Managing Editorial Assistant
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: Simon & Schuster
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: New York, NY
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.
The Managing Editorial assistant supports the VP Executive Managing Editor of Production & Copy Editing and is responsible for ordering bound galleys, cutting purchase orders, estimating costs, and being a liaison to the printer. The Managing Editorial assistant also runs general reports, steps in as needed to support other Managing Editors, and handles basic administrative duties.
The candidate should have clear communication skills, a great attention to detail, and be able to prioritize tasks. 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.
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