HarperCollins Publishers

Summer Internship 2018 - Greenwillow Editorial

Job Locations US-NY-New York




This internship is a fantastic opportunity to learn about the Greenwillow editorial process!


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.


  • Fielding departmental queries and requests via phone, email, and mail.
  • General office support (answer phones, filing, mail sorting, copying) for entire department.
  • Traffic materials to other departments (production, marketing, publicity, sales) as needed.
  • Handle fan mail for select authors as needed.
  • Read and write reader’s reports.
  • Assist in fact-checking and permissions clearing as needed.
  • Attend imprint meetings.
  • Creating jacket mockups.
  • Researching artists and illustrators.
  • Providing feedback on picture book dummies.
  • Making mechanical corrections.


  • 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
  • Must be proficient in the Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe InDesign, and Photoshop
  • Strong analytical reading and writing skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Is detail-oriented and organized
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects
  • An interest in children's book publishing
  • Applications MUST have a cover letter


HarperCollins Publishers is an equal opportunity employer.


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