Job Opportunities


CONTROLLER/BOOKKEEPER

We're in need of a full-time Controller/Bookkeeper.

You should have a firm grasp of the numbers, in-depth knowledge of the entire finance function, a passion for the details (and the ability to explain them), as well as excellent communication skills.

Responsibilities:

As our Controller/Bookkeeper you will:

  • Keep accurate records of financial transactions and create basic financial statements (Income Statement and Balance Sheet) using QuickBooks
  • Handle payroll and tax form prep (1099s, sales tax)
  • Manage finances and bills in QuickBooks
  • Manage A/P, A/R, and monthly reconciliation
  • Maintain the general ledger and chart of accounts
  • Analyze the organizational structure to improve efficiency

Requirements:

A bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance is required; a CPA is preferred. Experience with Quickbooks or similar accounting software and inventory accounting exposure is a must (manufacturing, printing, and similar). Advanced Excel skills, including experience with complex spreadsheets and data manipulation.

Please respond to jobs@nostarch.com.


SALES MANAGER

We're looking for a talented Sales Manager to manage our small inside sales group, and act as our sales and marketing liaison for our key accounts, outside sales reps, and distributors.

You’ll drive our sales efforts, supervise our inside sales team, develop strategies for increasing market share, analyze sales performance, and present titles to selection committees and library groups. You’ll develop specialty wholesale accounts and prospect for new accounts. You’ll work closely with our Marketing, Editorial, and Production departments, attend hacker conferences, sales meetings, and various tradeshows. You’ll also interact with authors and end-users to gain insight into markets.

Requirements:

At least three years trade sales experience and strong verbal and written communication skills in English.

Please respond to jobs@nostarch.com.


DESIGNER

We're looking for a savvy and passionate graphic designer to design book covers and interiors, marketing collateral, and refine our online identity. Great design is very important to us, and as our main in-house designer you will:

  • Design book covers and interiors including art selection/creation and typography
  • Design marketing collateral, including banners, flyers, T-shirts, and swag
  • Refine our online presence and extend our brand

You should have expert knowledge of graphic design both for print and the web. You should love typography and have excellent Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator skills. You should be flexible and open to feedback because great graphic design is collaborative. And you should understand branding and be able to translate that understanding into great design.

Please submit a link to your online portfolio (no PDFs please), and be sure to tell us why you think you'd be a good fit for this role.

Please respond to jobs@nostarch.com.


BENEFITS WITH FULL TIME POSITIONS


All of our full time positions include holiday/vacation/sick time; 401k with match; profit-sharing; pension plan; and medical, dental, and vision insurance. And free cold cuts!


FREELANCERS

We’re looking for talented freelance designers to design book covers and interiors. To be considered, please send your resume and portfolio to production@nostarch.com.

We're always on the lookout for excellent proofreaders, copyeditors, and indexers. If you're interested in freelance work, please send an email detailing your relevant experience to production@nostarch.com.