Associate Publicist, Simon & Schuster Children's Books
CBS Business Unit: Simon & Schuster
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: New York, NY, US
Simon & Schuster, a part of CBS Corporation, 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 supporting the Director of Publicity with the day-to-day administrative and publicity campaigns for children’s and young adult books, including book projects/mailings; writing press materials and promotional materials; managing author event appearances and bookstore signings; pitching interviews; arranging blog tours and coordinating blogger coverage; creating author book tour schedules, and learning the intricacies of children's trade campaigns for all categories and lists ranging from Pre-K to YA books.
Previous experience in book publishing preferred.
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