Trade Publicity Internship, Fall 2018

    • Job ID: 512989-626160
    • Location: New York, NY
    • Job Type: Internship
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Job Description:

The Trade Publicity Department at W. W. Norton & Company seeks bright, energetic, and detail-oriented individuals with superior writing and oral communication skills, as well as excellent interpersonal skills, to participate in our internship program. Interns will assist in various projects, from basic office tasks like filing and photocopying clips to assisting publicists with mailings, review chasing, assembling press kits, writing and editing pitch letters, and keeping our database up-to-date by researching media contacts. The ideal candidate will be someone who loves reading and is interested in learning more about book publishing. He or she must have excellent research skills, and be able to prioritize, multitask, and work independently and efficiently. The fall season runs from September to December.

Experience and Skills:

Applicants should be bright, energetic, and detail-oriented individuals with superior writing and oral communication skills, as well as excellent interpersonal skills.

If interested, please e-mail a cover letter, résumé, and a three-page nonfiction writing sample to Caroline Saine at csaine@wwnorton.com. Only applicants who follow these application instructions will be considered.

The deadline for fall internship applications is July 29, 2018.