HarperCollins Publishers

Summer Internship 2018 - Managing Editorial (Children's)

Job Locations US-NY-New York
Category
Managing Editorial

Overview

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Attention grammar nerds!  The managing editorial department of our Children's Books Group is currently seeking a summer intern to help with a variety of projects.

 

This summer internship is a paid opportunity (28 hours per week), and it will run from June 11 through August 16 for a total of 10 weeks.

 

 

Responsibilities

  • Assisting in checking late stage book content (galleys, PDFs).
  • Assisting in creating and distributing PDFs of final book files.
  • Distributing and tracking book metadata (such as selling copy).
  • Database management (setting up marketing ISBNs).
  • Assisting with digital quality assurance – checking digital version against
  • source content.

Qualifications

  • Applicants must be at least entering their junior year of college
  • Applicants going into their senior year of college, grad students, or college graduates preferred
  • College-level understanding of grammar and spelling is required
  • Some experience working on college and/or high school publications is preferred
  • Experience with copy editing and/or proofreading is helpful
  • Previous part-time work experience is preferred
  • Must have a love of books!
  • Applicants MUST submit a cover letter

HarperCollins Publishers is an equal opportunity employer.

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