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|Company Name:||BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING|
|Description:||Fairchild Books is offering an editorial internship opportunity and seeking candidates with a desire to learn about the book publishing process. Candidates should have a keen interest in academic and professional publishing and be an undergraduate or graduate student who will be able to receive college credit for the internship. The intern experience will include assisting editors with market research, working hands-on with manuscripts and art programs to help meet deadlines, and helping coordinate the development of instructor and student resources, among other editorial and administrative tasks.|
|Requirements:||• Excellent writing skills, strong attention to detail and impeccable grammar.
• Ability to work independently in an office environment, to multi-task, prioritize responsibilities and meet deadlines.
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) required.
• Proofreading/copyediting experience and familiarity with The Chicago Manual of Style a plus.
• English, Journalism, or Communications major preferred.
|Location:||Bloomsbury Publishing 1385 Broadway New York, NY 10018|
|Payment:||$11 per hour|
|How To Apply For This Internship:||If you are interested in applying please email a cover letter stating the days/hours you are available and resume to: Amanda Breccia, Senior Acquisitions Editor at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications due by August 15, 2015.|