ViacomCBS Associate Managing Editor, Children's Books in New York, New York
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: Simon & Schuster
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: New York, NY
Simon & Schuster, a division of ViacomCBS, 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.
Responsible for the scheduling, trafficking, and production editorial work of approximately 100 titles per year. The two imprints that this person would work with produce licensed books, novelty books, early readers, illustrated chapter books, and picture books.
Strong copy editing, proofreading, and organizational skills are needed to ensure quality and timeliness of books; ability to supervise freelancers; strong Mac and InDesign skills. 5 plus years of book production experience required, plus ability to supervise freelancers, and strong Mac and InDesign skills. Experience with licensed and novelty formats preferred.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled