Manufacturing Assistant, Random Home Youngsters’s Books (Hybrid)

Penguin Random House

Job title: “Manufacturing Assistant, Random Home Youngsters’s Books (Hybrid)”

Firm: “Penguin Random Home”

Anticipated wage: “$48000 per yr”

Location: “New York Metropolis, NY”

Job description: Manufacturing Assistant, Random Home Youngsters’s Books (Hybrid)

What was your favourite e-book if you have been a child? Did you like Dr. Seuss’s The Lorax? Or the Magic Tree Home sequence? Do you bear in mind studying a kids’s e-book that modified your life? If you wish to be a part of a crew devoted to the creation of recent books for readers of all ages, then this position is for you.

Bookmaking at Random Home Youngsters’s Books seeks an organized and detail-oriented Manufacturing Assistant to affix our crew. On this position, you’ll help the Vice President, Government Director of Manufacturing, and the remainder of the manufacturing division. When you take pleasure in working in a team-oriented atmosphere and need to be taught in regards to the manufacturing of kids’s books, this is a chance you do not need to miss.

The manufacturing division for Random Home Youngsters’s Books is stuffed with proficient people who’re enthusiastic about making high-quality books. This position experiences to the V.P., Government Director of Manufacturing, who leads the crew dealing with manufacturing for all of the imprints inside Random Home Youngsters’s Books, together with Anne Schwartz Books, Vibrant Matter Books, Crown, Delacorte, Doubleday, Dragonfly, Ember, Golden Books, Pleasure Revolution, Knopf, Labyrinth Highway, Laurel Leaf, Make Me a World, Random Home, Random Home Graphic, Random Home Studio, Rodale, The Princeton Evaluation, and Yearling. Many beloved books it’s possible you’ll bear in mind from childhood, such because the Berenstain Bears and Junie B. Jones, and new favorites, such because the Candy Valley Twins graphic novels and the One in all Us Is Mendacity sequence, are dealt with by our crew.

The best Manufacturing Assistant is day-one able to be a part of a busy and collaborative group. You may work intently with many colleagues in different departments inside the division, particularly Editorial, Managing Editorial, Artwork/Design, and Subsidiary Rights. The position is right for somebody who is very organized, can deal with a number of duties at one time in a deadline-driven atmosphere, and is fascinated with creating one’s abilities within the craft of bookmaking.

The place of Manufacturing Assistant at Random Home Youngsters’s Books is a hybrid place with in-office duties, which embody however aren’t restricted to getting into books into the divisional library, managing workplace provides, and in-office coaching and conferences. We’ll think about candidates who can work from a commutable distance to our workplaces at 1745 Broadway, which incorporates the tri-state space (NJ, CT, & PA).

Please apply by February 22, 2024, utilizing our ATS system and embody your cowl letter and resume.

The Position:

  • Offering normal administrative help to the V.P., Government Director of Manufacturing, and division, resembling arranging conferences, ordering workplace provides, and sustaining division Outlook calendar
  • Dealing with requests for duplicate information and sustaining an Excel grid to trace all requests
  • Logging and monitoring P&L requests for the division by way of an Excel grid
  • Dealing with particular tasks as assigned, resembling extracting information from SAP into Excel experiences, creating pivot tables, and manipulating information
  • Organizing and taking part in bi-monthly manufacturing employees conferences
  • Coordinating the annual manufacturing of leatherbound editions of choose titles
  • Aiding division members with archiving of ultimate e-book information

The Necessities:

  • Wonderful written and verbal communication abilities
  • Sturdy organizational abilities and a spotlight to element
  • Potential to prioritize and multitask whereas maintaining monitor of a number of ongoing tasks and each day duties
  • Potential to work nicely in a deadline-oriented atmosphere and deal with altering priorities with ease
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Phrase, and Outlook
  • Curiosity or information/expertise in information administration is a plus
  • Familiarity with Adobe Artistic Suite and SAP is a plus

The wage for this place is $48,000. All positions are at the moment eligible for annual revenue award or bonus, topic to Firm outcomes.

Penguin Random Home job postings embody a very good religion compensation vary for every open place. The wage vary listed is particular to every specific open place and takes into consideration numerous components together with the specifics of the person position, and candidate’s related expertise and {qualifications}.

Full-time workers are eligible for our complete advantages program. Our vary of advantages embody, however aren’t restricted to, Medical/Prescription drug insurance coverage, Dental, Imaginative and prescient, Well being Care/Dependent Care Versatile Spending Account, Well being Financial savings Account, Pre-Tax and Roth 401(ok), Quick and Lengthy-Time period Incapacity Insurance coverage, Life/AD&D Insurance coverage, Commuter Advantages, Pupil Mortgage Compensation Program, Academic Help & beneficiant paid day off.

Penguin Random Home is the main grownup and youngsters’s publishing home in North America, the UK and plenty of different areas around the globe. In publishing the very best books in each style and topic for all ages, we’re dedicated to high quality, excellence in execution, and innovation all through your entire publishing course of: editorial, design, advertising and marketing, publicity, gross sales, manufacturing, and distribution. Our vibrant and various worldwide group of practically 300 publishing manufacturers and imprints embody Ballantine Bantam Dell, Berkley, Clarkson Potter, Crown, DK, Doubleday, Dutton, Grosset & Dunlap, Little Golden Books, Knopf, Fashionable Library, Pantheon, Penguin Books, Penguin Press, Penguin Random Home Audio, Penguin Younger Readers, Portfolio, Puffin, Putnam, Random Home, Random Home Youngsters’s Books, Riverhead, Ten Pace Press, Viking, and Classic, amongst others. Extra info could be discovered at

Penguin Random Home values the array of skills and views {that a} various workforce brings. All certified candidates will obtain consideration for employment with out regard to race, nationwide origin, faith, age, colour, intercourse, sexual orientation, gender identification, incapacity, or protected veteran standing.

Firm: Penguin Random Home LLC

Nation: United States of America

State/Area: New York

Metropolis: New York

Postal Code: 10019

Job ID: 268085

Date: Feb 8, 2024


New York, NY, US, 10019

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