Job opening detail :
Editorial Assistant / Assistant to the Publisher
posted: Feb. 13, 2018
Offered by:
Grove Atlantic, Inc
Benefits:
Health, Dental, 401K
Duration:
Full Time
Location:
New York, NY
Requirements:
Grove Atlantic, a Manhattan-based independent publisher of literary fiction and nonfiction, is seeking an Editorial Assistant to work with the Publisher, Morgan Entrekin:
*General editorial and administrative support, including scheduling duties and facilitating phone calls
*Reading and evaluating submissions, both fiction and nonfiction
*Handling contract requests and author advance payments
*Preparing manuscripts for transmittal to production and tracking them through the production process
*Writing copy for print and online catalogs, sales materials, bound galleys, and book jackets
*Assisting in publication and marketing—researching comp titles, soliciting blurbs, coordinating mailings

The ideal candidate has:
*Bachelor’s degree and at least one year of book publishing experience (including internship experience)
*Excellent verbal and written communication skills. This position requires a large amount of copy writing and communication between departments, authors, agents, and other important contacts
*High level of organizational skills and an ability to juggle many projects at the same time
About Our  
Company:
Grove Atlantic is a mid-size independent trade publisher located in New York. More information about Grove's history and list can be found on http://groveatlantic.com
Contact:
Allison Malecha
Special  
Instructions:
Please submit cover letter and resume by email, referencing the position in the subject line. Resumes without cover letters will not be considered. No phone calls please.
Job #:
20977
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