Penguin Random House LLC Production Assistant/Coordinator - RH Children's in New York, New York

Company: Penguin Random House LLC Requisition ID: 22060 Random House Children's Books seeks a Production Assistant/Coordinator to join our one-color Production team, working on paperback and casebound novels and chapter books. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, creating and maintaining production and manufacturing schedules, preflighting and releasing interior and component files, maintaining status information in Filemaker Pro, estimating costs for book projects, routing materials and preparing final files for our digital archive. Ability to be flexible and prioritize as additional tasks to support the team can arise. Some knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, Filemaker Pro, SAP and Microsoft Excel is a plus. The Coordinator level requires 1 - 3 years of print production experience, preferably in books. The ideal candidate will exhibit a genuine and enthusiastic interest in the book production and manufacturing process, and be highly detail-oriented. Good problem solving skills a plus when working to solve production challenges. Penguin Random House is the leading adult and children's publishing house in North America, the United Kingdom and many other regions around the world. In publishing the best books in every genre and subject for all ages, we are committed to quality, excellence in execution, and innovation throughout the entire publishing process: editorial, design, marketing, publicity, sales, production, and distribution. Our vibrant and diverse international community of nearly 250 publishing brands and imprints include Ballantine Bantam Dell, Berkley, Clarkson Potter, Crown, DK, Doubleday, Dutton, Grosset & Dunlap, Little Golden Books, Knopf, Modern Library, Pantheon, Penguin Books, Penguin Press, Penguin Random House Audio, Penguin Young Readers, Portfolio, Puffin, Putnam, Random House, Random House Children's Books, Riverhead, Ten Speed Press, Viking, and Vintage, among others. More information can be found at http://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/. Penguin Random House values the array of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.