Employment at ABRAMS

ABRAMS seeks talented individuals with a strong interest in book publishing. Individuals must be able to take initiative, be a team player and have excellent communications skills, both oral and written. Our professional positions range from editorial, graphic design, sales, marketing and publicity to finance and information technology.

To apply for a position at ABRAMS, please forward your resume and cover letter to jobs@abramsbooks.com

Current openings at Abrams will also be listed on the following web sites: www.mediabistro.com or www.publishersmarketplace.com

ABRAMS is currently seeking to fill the following positions:




Production Coordinator
ABRAMS seeks an organized, detail oriented publishing production professional to join our Production team. Individual will be responsible for overseeing the production of products both overseas and domestically. S/he must have a solid understanding of book manufacturing processes including the ability to manage a substantial and complex workload of projects while maintaining desired scheduling timelines, costs and quality control. Specific responsibilities include acting as a liaison between editors, designers, printers, manufacturers and shippers to effectively communicate specifications, corrections, changes and concerns that arise throughout the production and manufacturing process on a varied list of titles; monitoring schedules from design transmittal through the shipping of products; monitoring safety testing on all required products; ensuring each project meets social and environmental compliance in adherence to company, client and licensing specific requirements; communicating all issues to prep house, printers and manufacturers.

Qualifications include a bachelor's degree; 3+ years professional work experience in a similar role preferably within the publishing or packaging industry; broad understanding of book manufacturing process; knowledge of overseas manufacturing, printing and shipping processes; knowledge of non-traditional formats and ancillary paper products. Individual must have strong problem-solving skills, proven ability to handle multiple projects under tight deadlines, and excellent communication skills both oral and written. Computer literate with MAC and MS Office Suite.