Internship Opportunity

McGraw-Hill

http://www.mheducation.com/

 

Editorial Intern

McGraw-Hill Education (MHE) is a leading provider of print and digital materials serving the college market.

MHE has an exciting paid opportunity for an Editorial Intern in our New York office at 2 Penn Plaza.

The intern will support three editors and a manager working in the communication, English composition, and developmental English group. Beyond some administrative tasks, editorial duties include maintaining data on spreadsheets, talking to professors by phone to solicit reviews, processing electronic manuscripts, clearing permissions, researching competitive information, proofreading print and digital products, and Quality Assurance of digital products, among other projects.

Candidates must be able to work two days a week (preferably 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., either Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday) through Spring 2014.

 

This part-time internship is an excellent opportunity to gain experience in the educational publishing industry.

 

Qualifications:

Excellent organizational and time-management skills

Meticulous about details

Effective telephone presence

Excellent proofreading skills

Strong analytical and critical-thinking skills

Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)

Proficient in using Excel

Prior administrative experience a plus

PAID INTERNSHIP – $12/hr

Interested students will need to apply through e-Recruiting and be registered with the Career Services Internship Program.  If you are not already registered with the program, please have them contact the office at 212-346-1950 for additional information or email me jkrass@pace.edu.

Internship Opportunity- Don’t Forget to Check Out PW Job Zone!

Title: Paid Full-time Intern

Employer: Other Press

Location: New York, NY

Date Posted: 10/29/2013

Other Press seeks a paid intern to join our ambitious and growing team. This intern will gain exposure to and assist in backing up a variety of departments including Editorial, Rights, Publicity, Marketing, Production and Human Resources. We seek an intern who will provide general administrative support to all departments as needed. Responsibilities will include assisting Editorial and Publicity departments with research, reading and offering feedback on editorial submissions, assisting all departments with data entry into online databases, the preparation of promotional materials for international book fairs and the execution of mailings. The ideal candidate will possess exceptional writing, communication, and organizational skills, attention to detail, an ability to juggle a multitude of tasks. This is an excellent opportunity to gain publishing experience in a range of areas. Candidate should be detail oriented and highly motivated, with an interest in literary fiction and serious nonfiction. Proficiency in FileMaker is a plus. Bachelor’s degree (or pursuit of) is required. Competitive hourly-wage offered.

Other Press is an independent publisher of literary fiction and nonfiction. We publish novels, short stories, poetry, and essays from America and around the world that represent literature at its best. Our nonfiction books–should they be history, current events, popular culture or memoir–explore how psychic, cultural, historical, and literary shifts inform our vision of the world and of each other.

Apply here.

Mark Your Calendars for World Book Night!

PW Daily reports that World Book Night  announced its 2014 book picks on October 23, during a video chat event conducted at the Association of American Publishers offices in New York City. A half a million free paperbacks of the 35 selected titles will be handed out on one day, April 23, 2014 (mark your calendars!) as a part of the organization’s third-annual campaign to promote giving and reading.

To apply to become a volunteer book giver next spring, visit the online application here.

The event is a wonderful opportunity for authors, publishers, and book sellers to offer their books for free for this one night. Last year, 500,000 free copies were given! This year, some of thefree titles to be given away include:

  • Kitchen Confidential, Anthony Bourdain (Ecco)
  • The Weird Sisters, Eleanor Brown (Berkley)
  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Stephen Chbosky (Simon & Schuster)
  • Catch-22, Joseph Heller (Simon & Schuster)
  • Waiting to Exhale, Terry McMillan (New American Library)
  • Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, Ransom Riggs (Quirk Books)
  • When I Was Puerto Rican, Esmeralda Santiago (Da Capo)

Internship Opportunity

Psychology Today has an excellent opportunity for a few smart and talented advertising/marketing and graphic design interns at our office in NYC. We are a small staff, so you will be a key member of the team. Interns will be required to work 3-5 days per week.

  • Interns will be working directly with the Associate Publisher on advertising sales,marketing, webinars, videos and custom publishing  projects.
  • Assisting our production department with print and online advertising preparation, as well as developing marketing materials.
  • Outstanding professionalism and organization are a requirement.
  • Should be able to juggle several tasks at once and work autonomously.

Graphic design skills and prior experience in photoshop and indesign are desired.
The ideal candidate will have a strong interest in publishing, advertising, or graphic design.

Positions are available immediately and are for three or more days a week (full-time preferred), and include a small daily stipend.

Proficient In:

– Microsoft Office(Word, Excel, Powerpoint)

– Photoshop

– Indesign

 

To apply, contact Professor Jane Denning @jkinneydenning@pace.edu