Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available
View more jobs in New York City, NY
View more jobs in New York
View Similar Jobs

Job Details

Assistant Editor

New York City, NY

Apply for this job

11 hit(s)  


Assistant Editor
Job Locations
US-NY-New York
We are currently seeking an Assistant Editor to provide administrative and editorial support to the William Morrow and Harper Voyager imprints. In this role you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of commercial genres including Science Fiction, Fantasy and Mysteries/Thrillers.
Provides editorial support Executive Editors and Editorial Director.
Under supervision, writes first drafts of editorial materials, including fact sheets, descriptive copy, and revised catalogue copy.
Performs all administrative duties for titles.
Assists in maintaining relationships with authors, agents, department staff and corporate management.
May, under supervision, aid in the acquisitions process by reading and evaluating submissions, writing reader reports, and researching author track records.
Learns proficiency of office systems and Prepares contract requests, profit and loss statements, production memos, transmittal forms, payment requests, orders author copies, tracks author photos.
Formats and transmits final manuscripts to Managing Editorial department, including proper presentation of copyright materials, art logs, and special instructions from author or editor.
Prepares any ancillary materials for manuscripts, including reading group guides, Q&A’s and other materials.
1-3 years of editorial experience
4 year college degree or equivalent work experience
Ability to multi-task and manage time effectively
Excellent communication skills
Exceptional writing skills
A fast reader
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; Familiarity with social media, such as Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
A strong interest in commercial fiction, particularly Science Fiction, Fantasy and Thrillers
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. is a company full of people who are passionate about books. When you apply for a position, we want to know why you want to work here, and why you are interested in the job. That’s why cover letters are strongly preferred.
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Company info

Sign Up Now -

Similar Jobs:
Editorial Program Assistant
Location : Hoboken, NJ
See more jobs like this Wiley is a provider of content-enabled solutions that improve outcomes in research, education, and professional practice. Our core businesses produce scientific, technical, medial, and scholarly journals, r...
Associate Editor (30702)
Location : Hoboken, NJ
Req Id 30702 - Posted 07/09/2018 - Editorial - Job Posting Region (1) - Job Posting Location (1) Wiley is a provider of content-enabled solutions that improve outcomes in research, education, and professional practi...
Asst - Editorial (30523)
Location : Hoboken, NJ
Req Id 30523 - Posted 07/09/2018 - Editorial - Job Posting Region (1) - Job Posting Location (1) Editorial Assistant Hoboken, NJKnowledge & Learning Do you enjoy a fast-paced environment and a variety of res...
I like the volume of jobs on EmploymentCrossing. The quality of jobs is also good. Plus, they get refreshed very often. Great work!
Roberto D - Seattle, WA
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
PublishingCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
PublishingCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2018 PublishingCrossing - All rights reserved. 169