The New York Review of Books is hiring an editorial assistant. Assistants work with the senior editors of the magazine to convey edits to our writers, edit reviews in early stages, propose commissions, and evaluate unsolicited submissions and letters to the editor. They also perform a variety of administrative and organizational tasks that keep the office running smoothly. Ideal candidates have attention to detail, previous editorial experience, strong writing ability, and a demonstrated interest in books and criticism, as well as a familiarity with the writing of the Review.
Those interested should send a summary of their experience and samples of their writing as soon as possible to firstname.lastname@example.org. The position is full-time, salaried, and comes with healthcare.
Posted: June 5, 2019