Internship Opportunity: Berghahn Books

Type: Paid Internship

Position: Marketing Intern

Location: DUMBO, New York

Description:

Berghahn Books is seeking a marketing intern for its DUMBO-based books division. The experience requires a responsible person who can handle multiple tasks in a small-firm environment with minimal supervision.

The position will involve assisting with a range of tasks from market research and social media outreach to database management. As an independent press, this position will offer a great opportunity to learn many facets of the publishing process.

This is a paid open-ended internship (3 days a week ca. 20 hours) with long-term placement opportunities.

Requirements:

Candidates should have experience using social media platforms and be familiar with book discovery platforms. Good researching skills are important. An interest in scholarly publishing is valuable and a background in social sciences or the humanities a plus. Excellent communication skills and a command of English grammar and spelling as well as proficiency in Word processing applications are vital.

How to apply:

Please send cover letter and resume to Vivian Berghahn: vivian.berghahn@berghahnbooks.com

About Berghahn Books:

Berghahn Books is an independent scholarly publisher of books and journals in the humanities and social sciences. Its program is focused on History, Sociology & Anthropology, International Politics & Policy Studies, Cultural and Media Studies, Jewish Studies, and Migration & Refugee Studies.

www.berghahnbooks.com

Author: Andrea St. Aubin

Graduate Assistant in the Masters in Publishing Program