Gain experience in nonprofit publishing through an internship with New Village Press.
PUBLISHING COMMUNICATIONS INTERN
New Village is seeking interns to help with marketing, social media, and communications, especially related to our recent and upcoming books.
We prefer candidates with strong interest in the fields of community development, social justice, community-based arts, and/or ecology, who will be able to assist in website maintenance, social media, and e-marketing. Strong written and verbal communication abilities are essential, as well as a good understanding of task organization. Facility with word-processing, Internet, social media, database and spreadsheet applications required. Website development experience is not required, but appreciated. Facility with Photoshop, inDesign is a big plus. A passion for social justice, community building, and publishing are ideal.
A minimum of 8 hours per week is required; 15 to 30 hours per week preferred. A minimum three-month commitment is strongly requested.
Interested? Send a cover letter, resumé, and 2-3 writing samples to Lynne Elizabeth at email@example.com
Perks: Paid public transportation via Metrocard and/or Citibike. Participation in local conferences, exhibitions, lectures, and author/book events, which New Village hosts and where New Village authors present. Free personal copies of the books we publish.
Our office is located on Manhattan's Upper West Side.
New Village Press is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, color, gender, religion, national origin, marital status, ancestry, citizenship, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender preference, physical or mental disability or other characteristic protected by applicable law.
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