Literary Agency Job Opening

Literary Agent seeks an Office Manager/ Assistant with 1-2 years office experience, preferably in publishing.

Candidate will be responsible for day-to-day needs of a small but active office, some computer and tech support, and bookkeeping. Candidate will also assist with permissions, royalties, and handle foreign and subsidiary rights. Will work with current clients, read manuscripts, and is encouraged to bring in new clients.

Ideal candidate is an articulate, patient, organized, and very detail-oriented self-starter capable of juggling multiple book projects and office management tasks on a daily basis. Must be very comfortable handling finances and basic accounting. Knowledge of Quicken preferred, but will provide training if necessary.

Good benefits. Looking to hire for August start date.

Send Resume and Cover letter to:
Rebecca
rebecca@lazinbooks.com
212-346-1404

Also check out their website:
http://www.lazinbooks.com

Circulation: Highlighting students and alum who recently landed new jobs or have moved on to different ones

Congratulations to the following student in the MS in Publishing program that landed a job thus far:

Amanda Harkness-Sales Assistant for Garland Science /Taylor & Francis Group

Amanda will be working in the Connecticut office conducting course research for textbooks slated to be published in the future.

Anyone else have good news on a job? Email us and we’ll spotlight you!