2019 Fall Internship: Marketing, Publicity, Sales and Subsidiary Rights

Company: Penguin Random House LLC 

Requisition ID: 35105 

Learn about the world of publishing!

Discover career opportunities in our MARKETING, PUBLICITY, SALES AND SUBSIDIARY RIGHTS departments.

 

WHO WE ARE:

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!

 

INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

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 throughout 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).

 

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

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: AUGUST 2ND, 2019

 

Departmental Description:

Marketing

Develop and implement creative marketing campaigns including advertising, social media, and bookstore displays.  Marketers work closely with sales to learn what’s happening in the market and to help them promote and share their enthusiasm about books and writers.

 

Publicity

Generate exposure and “buzz” for new books and plan a book and the author’s public reception including: review coverage, media attention, and bookstore appearances. Publicists also help create social media outreach, author tours, author signings, readings, and other events.

 

Sales

Ensure our books are available to readers in every place where books are sold: supermarkets, malls, bookstores, and online. The objective is to make books available for consumers and make sure they are well displayed and promoted wherever they are.

 

Subsidiary Rights

Finds additional sources of profit for a title, including serials, book clubs, and paperback, audio and e-book rights.

 

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.

 


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