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Publication or Company Trident Media Group, LLC
Job Title E-Book Interns
Industry Other Publishing, Literary and Media Agency
Salary Unpaid
Job Duration Internship
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Trident Media Group is actively seeking several year-round interns, for approximately 10 hours per week, to work closely with Trident’s E-book Operations.

The interns will be assisting the e-book team by:

• Helping the e-book team manage the production process and ensuring the overall quality of e-book files.
• Preparing e-book original and backlist manuscripts for conversion by editing front and back matter, inserting copyright information, and proofreading for consistency and conversion errors.
• Checking revised e-book files against lists of changes provided by authors.

• Proofreading ePub and Mobi files for conversion errors, efficient linking, and adherence to manuscript formatting.
• Reviewing manuscripts in the slush pile and preparing reader reports for the E-Book department
• Reviewing metadata

Candidates for this position should be working towards a four-year degree. A strong interest in the digital publishing marketplace, close attention to detail, and a positive, professional attitude are ideal qualities for a candidate. Previous digital publishing experience is not required.
About Our Company Trident Media Group is a literary agency and management company founded by Robert Gottlieb and Dan Strone. Trident represents such major clients as Catherine Coulter, Stephen Colbert, Jon Stewart, Deepak Chopra, Michael Ondaatje, Russell Banks, Marilynne Robinson, the Dune Estate, and many other New York Times best-selling authors.

In 2002, Trident Media Group merged with the Ellen Levine Literary Agency to further broaden its list. Trident Media Group currently employs over a dozen literary agents who represent authors across the spectrum of literary fiction, commercial and genre fiction, and non-fiction of all types.
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