November 30th, 2005


agency seeking new agent

Just in case anyone hasn't heard, the Donald Maass Literary Agency is seeking someone for the position of Assistant Agent. Here's a copy of the listing from Publishers Marketplace (it's job #1766 if you have access to the site).

Requirements: Full-time assistant agent at well-established literary agency. Have your own office in our Flatiron district loft. Develop your own list of clients along with other responsibilities, which include: market research, submission management, heavy author contact, manuscript reading & evaluation. B.A. and agency or editorial experience required. We specialize in fiction so a passion for novels is a primary consideration. We are looking for someone who is highly motivated, organized and computer savvy. This is a strong career-track position. Start January 2nd. E-mail resume to