HarperCollins Publishers

Spring 2022 Internship - William Morrow Marketing

Job Locations US-Remote




HarperCollins Publishers is seeking an intern to work in our William Morrow Marketing department! This is an exciting opportunity for a creative, energetic candidate to get involved in new social media initiatives, assist in marketing campaigns, and get an inside look into the publishing business. William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, is one of the industry’s premier fiction and nonfiction publishers and is home to bestselling and award-winning authors such as Neil Gaiman, Kate Quinn, Lucy Foley, Karin Slaughter, Gregory Maguire, Ree Drummond, and Dwayne Wade. It was originally founded in 1926 by American publisher William Morrow.


Our spring program will be completely remote. The program has been structured to allow for as much flexibility as possible, while also providing valuable educational programming and time for team-building amongst interns. The program will run from February 28 through May 6. Interns will be required to work 14 OR 21 hours per week at $17/hour, depending on the availability of the intern. Once the schedule is confirmed at the beginning of the program, the intern will not be able to switch between the 14 and 21 hour option.  The recruitment team is searching for applicants who identify with groups that are traditionally underrepresented in the publishing industry.


Please submit a separate cover letter for each opportunity you apply to – applications without cover letters will not be considered.


You can submit up to five different cover letters at a time by uploading them to your profile and naming them after the positions.
Ex. Smith_ManagingEditorialInternship.pdf


  • Writing creative social media posts, advertising, and newsletter copy.  
  • Has a strong creative eye for making impactful social media graphics.
  • Is social media savvy, familiar and comfortable on all platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, and e-newsletter marketing.
  • Works with Marketing Directors on key campaign tactics, such as consumer giveaways and promotions, and creating marketing materials.


  • Must be looking for a full-time role/eligible to work in a full-time capacity in 2022/2023
  • Weekly hours are flexible however, applicants MUST be available on Monday, February 28 from 12-3pm EST for orientation and every Friday during the 10 weeks from 1-2:30pm EST for programming
  • Must have strong communication and organization skills
  • Must have the ability to prioritize work
  • Must have a love of books!
  • Applicants must be eligible to work and be paid in the United States
  • Must be proficient in the Microsoft Office Suite and have knowledge of Canva
  • Applicants MUST submit a cover letter. Applications without cover letters will not be considered.



  • Why must I be available on the dates noted above? 
    • In order to have the most fulfilling experience possible while still allowing for flexibility, we have grouped classes and team building into blocks of time that interns can prepare for in advance. This programming is interactive.
  • Why is it 14 OR 21 hours per week?
    • We wanted to allow for flexibility for those who may have classes or a part-time job. 
  • Can I work on weekends?
    • Working on weekends is not permitted. Our office hours are M-F 9-5 EST but some flexibility outside of this window will be allowed but must be worked out with supervisor in advance.
  • What is the application deadline?
    • We will be considering applications on a rolling basis, so it is encouraged that you apply as soon as possible. Internship opportunities will be taken off the website once they are filled.


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