Trade Publicity Internship, Fall 2019

    • Job ID: 512989-690557
    • 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.

Experience and Skills:

The ideal candidate will be someone who loves reading and is interested in learning more about book publishing. S/he must have excellent research skills, be able to prioritize, multitask, and work independently and efficiently. All interns are required to commit to three full days per week. The fall season runs from late September to December.

If interested, please e-mail a cover letter, résumé, and a three-page nonfiction writing sample to Gabby Nugent at gnugent@wwnorton.com. Only applicants who follow these instructions will be considered. The deadline for fall internship applications is end of day Monday, July 29, 2019.