HarperCollins Publishers

Summer Internship 2018 - Special Markets/International Sales

Job Locations US-NY-New York



HarperCollins Publishers is currently seeking an intern to join our sales team this summer. This internship opportunity will provide you with a chance to work both with our International Sales and Special Markets departments!


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.


International Sales:


  • Helps develop and create pitch decks for our Harper360 publishing program
  • Organizes our libraries of international editions and advance reader editions
  • Assists in prep work for Sales Reps sales trips
  • Works with our international bloggers, including social media outreach and blogger mailings
  • Develops specialized order forms, geared to the international consumers/bookstores
  • Assists in maintenance of warehouse/customer service issues log
  • Researches UK competitor editions for our 3rd Party grid to equip the sales team
  • Creates international landing pages, using digital software programming, for our biggest authors
  • Updates international publishing schedules for our UK, Indian and Australian sister companies
  • Works on a variety of other projects and mailings, as needed


Special Markets:

  • Creates itineraries for upcoming speakers bureau events
  • Creates Author Profiles for the Speakers Bureau Website
  • Assists with Author Orders
  • Researches new business leads for Special Markets
  • Assists with general administrative work for the Special Markets team


  • 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
  • Strong analytical reading and writing skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Is detail-oriented and organized
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects
  • An interest in book publishing
  • Applications MUST have a cover letter


HarperCollins Publishers is an equal opportunity employer.


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