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Company Name: MCINTOSH & OTIS, INC.
Description: Adult Literary Agent at a reputed full-service literary agency seeks an intern for Fall 2017.

Applicants should have a strong interest in book publishing and be savvy readers and strong writers who have office experience. Intern will be responsible for reading submissions and writing evaluations of adult fiction and non-fiction manuscripts. In addition, the intern will assist the existing support staff of the department, handle mailings, filing, and other day to day tasks. The internship will also include administrative tasks such as scanning and copying, but our goal is to create an environment where students will learn firsthand about an agency’s role in book publishing. Please note that this internship is unpaid, though we are more than willing to work with interns in order for them to receive college credit. We would like an intern to work 12-18 hours per week and commit to a 4 month term, but we can be extremely flexible with your schedule. Current undergraduates strongly preferred.
Requirements: -Currently enrolled as a student
-Voracious reader
-Strong writer
-Interested in adult fiction and non-fiction
-Organized
-Enthusiastic
-Previous office experience preferred
Location: New York, NY
How To Apply For This Internship: How to apply: Interested candidates should email their resume (as a Word doc or PDF attachment) and cover letter (in the body of the email) to Zoë Bodzas at zbodzas@mcintoshandotis.com. Please write "Fall Intern Application - Adult" in the subject line of the email.
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