Summer Intern - Book Publishing
Simon &Amp; SchusterNew York, NY
Full Time Unpaid Internship
The Simon and Schuster Internship Program participants will have an unmatched, behind-the-scenes learning experience. Though interns work within specific departments, they are able to explore all aspects of the business of book publishing through speaker presentations, mentoring relationships, and networking opportunities.
Interns are placed within specific imprints or divisions on either the adult or children's side of the business based on interest, experience, academic coursework, and the Simon and Schuster business needs. Past assignments have typically been within editorial, marketing, and publicity departments.
Interns will both shadow and work alongside publishing professionals. They will also attend meetings and events and participate in weekly lunch and learn programs designed specifically for the intern class.
The Summer session will run for 8 weeks and will allow interns to work 35 hours a week (full-time).
Must be currently enrolled undergraduates (Juniors and Seniors preferred) or graduate students while in the program
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States after graduation; Completion of the application assumes eligibility to work in the United States.
Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
A passion for books and an eagerness to tell us about it
A great attitude and desire to learn
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled