Basic Books, an imprint of Perseus Books, a Hachette Book Group company, is seeking an intern in our Publicity/Marketing Department, running from September 23-December 13, 2019. The paid internship is 16 hours per week, at $15 per hour. The internship offers an opportunity to learn about different aspects of non-fiction book publishing, and particularly the work of book editors, while performing the day-to-day responsibilities described below. Scheduling is flexible, although we recommend that you attend our Wednesday morning Editorial Board meeting, where we discuss book proposals under consideration for acquisition.
Please provide a Resume AND a Cover Letter describing the reasons for your interest in the position and in Basic Books.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED