Search Jobs
Search Internships
Recruitment Events
Publisher Profiles
Publishing Programs
Publishing Organizations
Major/Department guide
Commonly Used Terms
Publishing Events is sponsored by the Association of American Publishers, the National Trade Association for the U.S. book publishing industry.

Internship Detail

[Back to Internships]

Reader’s Digest Association (RDA) is committed to building the next generation of talent, and key to our strategy is our internship program. As a worldwide leader in multi-platform media and direct-to-consumer marketing, we have 200+ professionals in our Milwaukee office that can offer robust and engaging learning opportunities to top students in the Midwest.

We are seeking high-potential students interested in career-building opportunities in a fast paced and competitive environment. In turn, we provide interns relevant real-life business experience through short-term projects that support key business initiatives and contribute to our products. You will also gain exposure to RDA's global organization through meetings where you will interact with business professionals, internal industry experts and senior executives throughout the summer.

The RDA summer internship program is open to undergraduate students entering their junior or senior year. All internships are credit-based (unpaid). To be considered for this program, students will be asked to provide proper documentation from their school program.

Position Description

Food Stylist Intern - The World of Food! There are so many directions you can take a formal education in food science or culinary management. Consider the growing discipline of food photography - 'we eat with our eyes.' In this internship you will have the opportunity to work side-by-side with a team of food styling professionals on the pre- through post-production process for the #1 food magazine franchise in the world – Taste of Home. Learning opportunities will allow you to gain a better understanding of the food photography industry and a basic understanding of food styling techniques.

Length of Internship: Summer 2012 Term
Requirements: •Entering Junior or Senior year in a Bachelor of Applied Science degree program in Culinary Arts, food communication, food systems and technology or related program.
•Passion for food, design and composition of food on camera
•Able to demonstrate cooking principles and techniques and use basic knife and food measurement skills
•Art major or background a plus; general appreciation for art and design critical
•Photography knowledge a plus
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Application Due Date: May 1, 2012
Payment: Non-paid, credit based.
How To Apply For This Internship: Please visit our careers site at and click on "Internships" under current listings.
© 2017 Association of American Publishers, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
site map   |   terms of use