Digital Publishing Paid Internships
This is a paid, temporary internship (12 months) that is primarily designed to expose successful candidates to the art of making e-books. This is an opportunity for applicants to develop and hone editorial and design skills while deciding on a direction for their career path. Ideal candidates should have an interest in digital publishing, editorial skills, design skills, and an interest in art and illustration; a Bachelor’s degree; meticulous attention to detail; a strong work ethic; and the desire to learn. Interest in mystery and romance is a plus, and an interest in fiction is a must. Ideal candidate(s) will perform all or some of the following:•Editorial interns will work with editors to provide general editorial support on e-Book production; •Editorial interns will review manuscripts for acquisition; •Editorial interns will copyedit, proofread, and enter changes in Word and HTML;•Design interns will typeset manuscript and input editorial changes in HTML;•Design interns will create, source, and select cover illustrations;•Design interns will design typography; and•Design interns will oversee conversion of files to final e-Book formats.A working knowledge of the following is required: HTML/CSS, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop.Please include a cover letter with your resume. No phone calls, please. Qualified candidates will be contacted to schedule an in-person interview.