CBS Corporation Fall 2017 Internship Program, Simon & Schuster in New York, New York
Fall 2017 Internship Program, Simon & Schuster
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: Simon & Schuster
JOB TYPE: Paid Intern
JOB SCHEDULE: Part-Time
JOB LOCATION: New York, NY, US
Simon & Schuster, a part of CBS Corporation, is a global leader in the field of general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for consumers of all ages, across all printed, electronic, and audio formats. Its divisions include Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing, Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing, Simon & Schuster Audio, Simon & Schuster Digital, and international companies in Australia, Canada, India and the United Kingdom.
The Simon & Schuster Fall 2017 Internship Program participants will have an unmatched, behind-the-scenes learning experience. Though interns work within specific departments, they are able to explore all aspects of the business of book publishing through speaker presentations, mentoring relationships, and networking opportunities.
Interns are placed within specific imprints or divisions on either the adult or children’s side of the business based on interest, experience, academic coursework, and the Simon & Schuster business needs. Past assignments have typically been within editorial, marketing, and publicity departments.
Interns will both shadow and work alongside publishing professionals. They will also attend meetings and events and participate in weekly lunch and learn programs designed specifically for the intern class.
The Fall session will run for 8 weeks and will allow interns to work 16 hours a week to accommodate their academic schedules.
Must be currently enrolled undergraduates (Juniors and Seniors preferred) or graduate students while in the program
Must submit an application with cover letter through the Simon and Schuster career site at www.simonandschuster.biz/careers
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States after graduation; Completion of the application assumes eligibility to work in the United States.
Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
A passion for books and an eagerness to tell us about it
A great attitude and desire to learn
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled