Editorial Director

Ref#: 32442
CBS Business Unit: Simon & Schuster
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: New York, NY, US

About 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.

Avid Reader Press seeks a highly engaged and committed editor to acquire, edit, and help publish a broad range of books, with a particular focus on fiction. Avid Reader Press, a standalone imprint within Simon & Schuster, intends to publish great books, with intense focus, in true partnership with writers, literary agents, booksellers, and the media.



·         A defined editorial sensibility and conviction about what makes for a great book.

·         Careful, attentive editorial work with writers.

·         Committed, passionate work to help connect books to the marketplace.

·         A collaborative mindset and an eagerness to guide and participate in all parts of the publication process, from sales to design to publicity to marketing.

EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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