Simon & SchusterNew York, NY
Full Time Job
Publicity Assistant, Gallery Books
Simon and Schuster is seeking a Publicity Assistant for the Gallery Books Group. This person will support the creation and execution of publicity campaigns for books ranging from general interest nonfiction, commercial fiction, celebrity nonfiction, and self-help..
This person will support two publicists. Responsibilities include administrative duties, as well as involvement in all aspects of publicity campaigns including interacting with authors; creating press materials; booking tours; managing budgets; and pitching media.
Previous experience in book publishing is preferred but a love of books, engagement in pop culture and media, attention to detail and ability to multitask is a must.