Managing Editor- Crown Trade

Feb 08, 2013
Mar 10, 2013
Full Time
About our company
Random House, Inc. is the world's largest general trade book publisher. It is a division of Bertelsmann AG, one of the foremost media companies in the world.

Your tasks
The Crown Publishing Group seeks a Managing Editor who will work with its Crown Trade/Hogarth/Broadway imprints, which publish 100+ hardcover and paperback titles per year. This individual will report to the Executive Managing Editor and the responsibilities will include working closely with the Publisher and the Crown Trade Editorial team to establish systems for transmitting manuscripts, cover copy, and other materials; ensuring compliance and tracking and reviewing transmittals; attending weekly and seasonal meetings; trafficking promotional copy; and providing other administrative support.

Our requirements
Qualified candidates must have a minimum of five years of trade book managing editorial experience; excellent communication and organizational skills; and the ability to multitask under tight deadlines. Basic knowledge of proofreading and copyediting is a plus. Excellent computer skills required.

This is a newly created position and a great opportunity to join a dynamic department in a major trade publishing company.

Thank you for your interest in Random House. Random House is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

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