Editorial & Publicity Internship, Fall/Winter 2018

    • Job ID: 512989-651537
    • Location: New York, NY
    • Job Type: Internship
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Job Description:

The Countryman Press, a division of W. W. Norton & Company, is seeking an intern for three months beginning in November 2018 to assist with a variety of publicity, editorial, and administrative tasks supporting our list of cooking, lifestyle, and travel titles. Interest in one or more of these subjects is preferred, though not required. You can see our most recent books at countrymanpress.com

Responsibilities in this position are wide-ranging and provide significant opportunities for learning. Duties include reviewing proposals, archiving media clippings, drafting copy for catalogs, covers and press releases, executing mailings, and maintaining social media accounts.

Experience and Skills:

Candidates must be detail oriented and eager to learn, with excellent written and verbal communication skills. Applicants should be motivated, independent workers who can work on multiple time-sensitive projects and prioritize deadlines.

If interested, please e-mail your résumé and cover letter, as attachments, to Michael Tizzano (mtizzano@wwnorton.com). Please include your name and "Countryman Internship" in the subject line, and include your general availability in your email. Only applicants who follow these application instructions will be considered.