|Assistant Position at Boutique Literary Agency|
|Boutique Literary Agency|
|New York, NY|
|Boutique New York-based Literary Agency seeks an enthusiastic, organized, detail-oriented assistant to work on administrative, business, and editorial tasks (for prestigious list of fiction and non-fiction clients including regular contributors to The New Yorker, The New York Review of Books, Poetry and many other publications).|
Applicants must be articulate, personable, and read widely. Strong editorial skills are a must. 1-2 years of relevant experience at a literary agency or trade house or major academic press is ideal. Solid written, verbal, and computer skills are necessary. Advanced familiarity with Microsoft Office, QuickBooks, and online resources are essential. Applicants should be highly organized, tech-savvy, and have the ability to work with and without direct supervision.