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Description: Who We Are

Founded in 2009 by former CEO of Harper Collins Jane Friedman and Producer Jeff Sharp, Open Road Integrated Media is a digital publisher with a focus on revitalizing backlist books in a digital format. The marketing team works to continuously promote our authors and their books in a vibrant, fast-paced environment.

Our internships offer a breadth of work experience to current college sophomores–seniors and recent graduates. Interns gain invaluable exposure to e-book production, sales, marketing, and the publishing world. Over the course of the program, interns will have the opportunity to increase their knowledge of the industry at team meetings, topical “Lunch & Learn” seminars, and “brown bag” lunches with members of other departments.

Who We Are Looking For

Open Road Media is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated publicity intern who is eager to learn and willing to do what it takes to get the job done. Requisite qualifications include:

* Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
* Excellent time-management and attention to detail
* Ability to research
* Proficiency with Microsoft Office and social media platforms
* Knowledge of Cision is a plus

Responsibilities Include:

* Assemble mailings
* Researching and compiling organized media lists
* Writing press material
* Working on a mix of topics including: historical fiction, nonfiction, sci-fi, romance, lifestyle, and children’s titles

Requirements: Internships last on average, 12–15 weeks. The office is located in SoHo. Scheduling is flexible. Ideal applicants are able to receive course credit.
Location: New York, NY
Payment: for-credit
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