2019 Fall Internship: Art & Design

Company: Penguin Random House LLC 

Requisition ID: 35101 

Learn about the world of publishing!

Discover career opportunities in our ART & DESIGN departments.



Our dedicated team of publishing professionals is committed to helping authors realize their very best work and to finding innovative new ways of bringing stories and ideas to audiences worldwide. Find your story in our books!



Penguin Random House offers 10-week PAID internship opportunities available in our adult, children’s, and corporate divisions. Interns are exposed to the publishing process and our business through panels, networking events, and even brown bag lunches through the semester! Fall interns work for 14 hours per week.


To apply, submit your resume and cover letter using our online application process.  In your cover letter, please indicate the top departments you are interested in and if you have a preference for working within an adult or children's imprint or if you are particularly interested in any genre(s).


All candidates who wish to be considered must attach a portfolio. Applications without portfolios will not be reviewed. 


**If you are interested in a department not in this listing, you are encouraged to submit your application to more than one posting.**




Departmental Description:

Cover and Interior Design

Conceptualize and design covers and interiors of assigned titles and incorporates feedback from authors and editors.


Creative Marketing

Works closely with marketers and art directors to brainstorm and create marketing, publicity, and promotional materials. Create shareable social media content, online and print ads, and other promotional materials.


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, 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 http://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/.


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.


Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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