Summer 2024 Marketing Intern, Little, Brown

Marketing New York, New York


Description

Hachette Book Group’s summer internship program offers individuals an opportunity to learn about the publishing industry and explore an area of interest. To learn more about the company, visit our career site: https://www.hachettebookgroup.com/about/careers/ 
 
Program dates: June 3rd – August 9th (10 weeks) 
 
Location: ON-SITE: position will be based in our NY office on a two-day per week hybrid schedule (Mondays and Tuesdays). Company laptop will be provided for the duration of the program. 
 
Weekly schedule: 28 hours per week, Monday-Thursday, 9:00am-5:00pm 
Pay rate: $16/hour

 
As Marketing Intern at Little, Brown, you will have the opportunity to work closely with seasoned professionals and gain hands-on professional experience as you own day-to-day tasks, help with special projects, and attend departmental meetings.    
To enhance your work experience, we offer educational sessions featuring speakers from all departments of the company as well as networking and career development opportunities. 
In addition to your resume, please submit a cover letter, detailing your interest in working with Little, Brown. 
WHO YOU ARE: 
  • Interested in exploring a career in book publishing and marketing
  • Excited about discussing recent books you’ve read
  • Organized and able to manage your projects
  • Willing to contribute insights and ideas
  • Eager to learn about marketing a book  
  • Familiar with social media platforms (Instagram, Facebook, X, TikTok)
  • Strong communication skills
  • Have experience creating graphics in Canva, Photoshop, or another software
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN AND DO: 
  • Assist in planning and implementing marketing campaigns, including:
    • Research and contact influencers, then mail books/packages to them
    • Suggest and contact potential brands to partner with
    • Set up sweepstakes and mail prizes
  • Create organic and engaging content for social media
    • Take photos
    • Film and edit videos
    • Write captions
    • Schedule content
    • Create graphics
  • Create graphics for authors and retailer sites
  • Update book pages and sections of Hachette website
  • Monitor retailer sites to ensure book and author data are accurate
  • Maintain NetGalley and Goodreads, and manage L,B Marketing Generic Inbox
  • Perform administrative duties, such as:
    • Process warehouse orders
    • Track shipping
    • Create galley orders
    • Schedule meetings
    • Create weekly reports
About Little, Brown: Little, Brown and Company is one of the country’s oldest and most distinguished publishing houses. Founded in Boston in 1837, Little, Brown remains committed to publishing fiction of the highest quality and nonfiction of lasting significance. Some of Little, Brown’s recent bestselling authors are Kerry Washington, Kerri Maniscalco, Elin Hilderbrand, Walter Mosley, Kwame Alexander, David Sedaris, Luis Alberto Urrea, and Tricia Hersey. 
As a leading book publisher, we believe that including and representing diverse voices in all aspects of our business is fundamental to what we do. Our publishing programs must reflect the broad range of backgrounds, experiences, political views and ideas that shape our society and publish books for all readers. 
Hachette Book Group provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.