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2017 Fall Internship - Digital Marketing Design, Human Resources

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Date: Aug 23, 2017

Location: New York, NY, US, 10019

Status: Open Position

Company: Penguin Random House US 

Requisition ID: 11026 

Penguin Random House is looking for a digital design intern to assist the Human Resources Recruiting team. This intern will be responsible for creating original social media content, scheduling posts, distributing a monthly newsletter, researching ways to grow our audience on all platforms, and assisting with other ad hoc HR related tasks. Supporting three recruiters, this is a terrific opportunity to continually develop social media design skills and work in a fun, team-oriented environment.


Specific responsibilities include:

  1. Building original content and scheduling posts for the Careers focused Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn channels.
  2. Designing images for all of the social media platforms and creating a backlog of images to use at later points.
  3. Brainstorming ideas and executing other social media series/campaigns.
  4. Creating social media performance reports.
  5. Liking, commenting, and interacting with our audience on each platform.
  6. Creating and overseeing the monthly intern outreach newsletter.
  7. Providing general HR related administrative support, including filing, organizing, conducting reference checks, and scheduling interviews.


 Please apply if you meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Previous office experience a plus
  • Genuine interest in book publishing
  • Proven ability to create and revise designs under tight deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Working knowledge of social media
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator
  • Knowledge of MailChimp a plus
  • Photography skills a plus


Our Fall internship is a paid ten-week program from September 11th – November 17th. Interns work 14 hours each week. To apply, submit your resume and cover letter using our online application process.

Penguin Random House is the leading adult and children’s publishing house in North America, the United Kingdom and many other regions around the world.  In publishing the best books in every genre and subject for all ages, we are committed to quality, excellence in execution, and innovation throughout the entire publishing process: editorial, design, marketing, publicity, sales, production, and distribution.  Our vibrant and diverse international community of nearly 250 publishing brands and imprints include Ballantine Bantam Dell, Berkley, Clarkson Potter, Crown, DK, Doubleday, Dutton, Fodor’s, Grosset & Dunlap, Little Golden Books, Knopf, Modern Library, Pantheon, Penguin Books, Penguin Press, Penguin Random House Audio, Penguin Young Readers, Portfolio, Puffin, Putnam, Random House, Random House Children’s Books, Riverhead, Ten Speed Press, Viking, and Vintage, among others.  More information can be found at


Penguin Random House values the array of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.


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