At Storytel we believe that powerful stories add an extra dimension to life. Storytel is one of the world’s leading audiobook and eBook streaming services and we offer unlimited listening to consumers in 20+ markets, with several new markets launching in the coming year. Our vision is to make the world a more empathetic place with great stories to be shared and enjoyed by anyone, anywhere, anytime. We are looking to strengthen our Israeli team by adding a Editorial assistant!
About the team and the role
As Editorial assistant, you will be a part of a team of passionate employees in Tel Aviv, reporting to the Publishing Manager but also working together with the Country Manager in Israel. You will also work closely with Global teams, and be a part of the fast growing Storytel family – with colleagues in 25+ markets across the world.
The role includes administrative tasks such as preparing agreements, managing follow-up Excel tables and ingesting content to the service, alongside with taking part in setting and following up on publishing plans, contract negotiation and commissioning writers. You will also find and assess stories and story ideas/concepts, setting and monitoring budgets and production plans, achieving the set publishing goals.
- A university degree in a relevant field, such as literature
- At least 2-5 years of demonstrable relevant working experience
- Fluent or on a professional level in Hebrew and excellent language skills in English. Other languages is a plus
- Strong social and communication skills, both verbally and in writing
- Experience from negotiation
Apart from a passion for stories and audiobooks, we believe that you are sociable, take initiative and with passion to lead projects with external and internal peers. Also, you have a good eye for commercial quality, are familiar with digital publishing models and have an excellent ability to think from our customer’s perspective.
What we can offer
Storytel offers a friendly, entrepreneurial and fast-moving work environment where new ideas and creativity are welcomed. We like doing things in new ways and questioning old methods. The Storytel culture - characterized by being welcoming and helpful - is important to us. We don’t believe in hierarchy and micromanagement; we highly believe in giving responsibility and having people grow alongside it. And of course - you get unlimited listening to audio and eBooks from our service!
This role is full time, based in our lovely office in Tel Aviv.
Does this sound like you? If you feel like Storytel is a place where you could thrive, let us know and we will contact you as soon as possible.
Please write your cover letter and CV in English.