Digital Operations Assistant - Audio Group

Penguin Random House Audio, the premiere publisher in the audiobook industry, is seeking a Digital Operations Assistant to work within the audio operations team, primarily supporting audio production, freelancer payments, audio art permissions, and clearance fees. This division publishes over 1,400 top-quality fiction and nonfiction audiobooks per year across multiple formats and genres. This is an exciting opportunity to learn about audio publishing and to work with a diverse range of genres!

 

Specifically, the Digital Operations Assistant:

  1. Works with the audio producer teams in NYC and LA locations to code and process all recording production invoices from freelancers and vendors.
  2. Works with the audio art team to code and process audio art agreements and invoices.
  3. Coordinates with Accounts Payable, audio producers, audio art department and freelancers to set up vendors in the accounts payable system.
  4. Processes check requests and wire transfers.
  5. Troubleshoots invoice and vendor problems, including investigation and follow-up on late invoice payments and invoices or vendor forms that require corrections.
  6. Attends weekly status meeting with internal departments.
  7. Assists on special department projects as needed.

 

Please apply if you meet the following requirements:

 

  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to work independently on a large volume of deadline-driven projects and also work as part of a team
  • Superb attention to detail
  • Diplomatic approach to problem-solving
  • Proven ability to deal with challenging situations professionally and patiently
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge of SAP and/or FileMaker Pro a plus
  • Interest in books and the publishing industry preferred

 

Salary for this position is $40,000.  Full-time employees are eligible for our comprehensive benefits program. Please apply using our online application process, and please include your resume and cover letter.

 

 

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.

 

 

Company: Penguin Random House LLC 

Country: United States of America 

State/Region: New York 

City: New York 

Postal Code: 10019 

Job ID: 30627

 


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Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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