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Description: This position is often fast-paced and can offer an eager and diligent individual the opportunity to learn about the publishing industry first-hand. The job includes, reading manuscripts, editing manuscripts, preparing submission letters and other mailings, placing calls for agents and tracking submissions made to publishers. May also be required to attend some evening and weekend events. Candidate will have an opportunity to learn or improve skills such as copyediting, proofreading.

Length of Internship: minimum 4 month commitment
Requirements: We need a highly committed, organized and detail-oriented individual. It is essential to be able to prioritize tasks appropriately as well as to budget time creatively. Must be able to do light market research and must be web savvy.

Ideal candidate will have office experience, be familiar with Microsoft Office Suite and Photoshop, typing speed 50 wpm, and be a fast reader. Must be able to commit to a set number of days and or hours per week.
Location: 1633 Broadway 30th floor ny, ny
Application Due Date: ongoing
Payment: unpaid internship. We offer university/college credit
How To Apply For This Internship: Please email resume, coverletter, and writing sample. We will then email you a formal application.

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