2020 Spring Internship: Consumer Insights, E-Books, It, Operations, and Strategic Projects

Posted: 9/30/2019 | Expires: 10/30/2019

Location: New York, NY, New York
Function: Operations & Strategy
Specialty: Operations, Publishing / Books, Planning & Strategy
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Internship
Salary Description: competitive

Learn about the world of publishing!
Discover career opportunities in our CONSUMER INSIGHTS, E-BOOKS, IT, OPERATIONS, and STRATEGIC PROJECTS 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 over the course of the semester. Spring 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 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.**


Departmental Description:

Consumer Insights
Interested in research, marketing or the social sciences or psychology, and data, specifically information that has to do with people and behaviors. No technical requirements necessary.

Convert titles to eBooks, maintain electronic formats, and distribute to retailers.  Oversee archiving of all our digital assets.

Build and support the applications, infrastructure and networks that empower the business. 

Manage relationships with key vendors to ensure that our books are of a high quality and produced on schedule. Forecast inventory levels to determine when and how many books need to be reprinted.

Strategic Projects
Designs dynamic reporting models that transform volumes of data into information to inform and facilitate decision-making in a variety of domains including: marketing analysis and sales reporting; inventory forecasting; project and program management; business planning and analysis.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/.

Our dedicated team of publishing professionals is committed to helping authors realize their very best work and to finding innovative ways of bringing stories and ideas to audiences worldwide.

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