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Company Name: W. W. NORTON & COMPANY
Description: The Trade Publicity Department at W. W. Norton & Company seeks bright, energetic, and detail-oriented individuals with superior writing and oral communication skills, as well as excellent interpersonal skills, to participate in our internship program. Interns will assist in various projects, from basic office tasks like filing and photocopying clips to assisting publicists with mailings, review chasing, assembling press kits, writing and editing pitch letters, and keeping our database up-to-date by researching media contacts. The ideal candidate will be someone who loves reading and is interested in learning more about book publishing. He or she must have excellent research skills, and be able to prioritize, multitask, and work independently and efficiently.

All Norton interns are paid $11 an hour, and are required to commit to three full days per week. The summer season runs from May to August.

Length of Internship: 3 Months
Length of Internship: 3 months, 20 hours per week
Location: New York, NY
Application Due Date: March 10, 2017
Payment: $11/hour
How To Apply For This Internship: If interested, please e-mail a cover letter, résumé, and a three-page nonfiction writing sample to Yurina Ko at yko@wwnorton.com. The deadline for summer internship applications is March 10, 2017.
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