Publicity and Marketing Internship – Paid Position
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Posted on: Monday 04 September, 2017
The MIT Press are looking for a resourceful, energetic and enthusiastic intern to assist with publicity and marketing across their trade lists. The ideal candidate would be a recent graduate or someone in flexible full-time education who hopes to pursue a career in publicity or marketing within the publishing industry.
About the Role: This internship will require a hands-on approach to the publicity campaigns for our seasonal trade list across a wide range of subjects. You will be asked to help with media outreach and research, events planning and author care. On the marketing side there will be opportunities to assist the Marketing Manager with conference exhibits planning and direct mail campaign research. In a small team there are lots of opportunities to get stuck in, so you will find yourself on the frontline of our publicity and marketing operations!
About the MIT Press: The MIT Press is committed to re-imagining what a university press can be. Known for bold design and creative technology, we seek to honor real-world complexity by featuring iconic, provocative, and transformative scholarship that crosses traditional academic subjects, and to explore new fields and modes of inquiry. We publish over 220 new books a year and over 30 journals in fields as diverse as science, art, architecture, economics, cognitive science, game studies and computer science to name just a few.
Please send a CV and covering letter detailing why you feel you would benefit from this opportunity, as well as with details of your availability for September-December 2017, to Katie Stileman on firstname.lastname@example.org