Publicity Intern

We are currently seeking a Publicity Intern for Summer 2016, Fall 2016, and Spring 2017. The candidate will assist with marketing and publicity for all trade titles, which include books of general or national interest, regional books, and fiction titles. Job responsibilities include writing promotional copy, seeking book endorsements, creating sales presentations, researching publications, writing press releases, and other duties as assigned.

The ideal candidate should be detail-oriented, responsible, a good writer, and willing to respond to emails outside of their onsite hours. Days and times are flexible, but 10+ hours a week is preferred.

To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, journalistic-style writing sample (no term papers, please), and one professional reference, to Michelle Sybert at msybert@indiana.edu. Candidates may apply for both semesters, or individual semesters, and should work with their individual school on course credit options. This position is at IU Press, located in the Herman B Wells Library. This is an unpaid internship.

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