Editorial Assistant, Harmony Books

Jan 16, 2014
Feb 15, 2014
Full Time
About our company
Random House, Inc. is the world's largest general trade book publisher. It is a division of Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA, one of the foremost media companies in the world.

Your tasks
We are seeking an Editorial Assistant to join our team. This position provides an opportunity to assist a VP, Editorial Director and a VP, Executive Editor in the Crown Archetype Editorial Department for Harmony Books. We are looking for an individual to work on a diverse list with a passion for health and wellness titles.

Daily responsibilities include proposal/manuscript screening, drafting cover copy, and all-around project support for the two editors. In addition to providing administrative support, this position also acts as a liaison between authors, agents, and different departments within the Crown Publishing Group.

We are looking for a detail-oriented individual who is invested in learning about the publishing industry. The ideal candidate will be able to efficiently manage a diverse set of responsibilities.

Our requirements
Requirements include:

?Excellent organizational skills and the ability to prioritize
?Strong communication skills, both verbal & written
?Strong interpersonal skills, & ability to multi-task successfully
?Ability to work independently and meet deadlines

Please apply using our online application process.

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