Part Time Assistant at Literary Agency – APPLY BY APRIL 5TH

April 1, 2024

Website Dunham Literary INC

Dunham Literary is an agency that represents writers of adult fiction, narrative nonfiction, and children’s books. The list of clients includes high quality authors and some illustrators whose books have been New York Times bestsellers and have won numerous awards.

We are looking for someone who is eager to learn about the business of book publishing. The ideal candidate is a voracious reader of recently published books, is an excellent communicator, can multitask to complete a variety of office tasks.

Possible daily tasks include:
General office tasks including renaming files, downloading and saving files, and labeling.
Managing social media accounts and website, creating and posting content across platforms.
Updating database with information about submissions, contracts, payments.
Reading and responding to query letters sent by writers seeking representation.
Reading and evaluating manuscript submissions.
Reviewing royalty statements and sending them to clients.
Handling permission requests.