2020 Spring Internship: Marketing, Publicity, Sales and Subsidiary Rights

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

Location: New York, NY, New York
Function: Operations & Strategy
Specialty: Operations
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

Learn about the world of publishing!
Discover career opportunities in our MARKETING, PUBLICITY, SALES AND SUBSIDIARY RIGHTS 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 throughout the semester! Spring interns work for 14 hours per week.

Program Dates: February 3, 2020 - April 10, 2020

To apply, submit your resume and cover letter using our online application process.  In your cover letter, please indicateif 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:
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.

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.

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/.

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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