These positions are in editorial, publicity, marketing, production, and sales, and are available in both the Adult, Children's, and Academic divisions. Time worked is flexible, and may be two to five days per week. Candidates are also encouraged to work in several departments to gain experience in all facets of trade book publishing.
Candidates must be self-motivated, have excellent communication and organizational skills. Multitasking capability is a must as well as strong prioritizing skills. Candidates should have a strong interest in book publishing.
Bloomsbury USA is a general interest publisher of adult and children's books. Established in 1998 as an American subsidiary of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC (British publisher of, among others, J.K. Rowling) we publish bestselling books The Finkler Question, Logicomix, Pearl of China, Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell, Rats, Schott's Original Miscellany, My Horizontal Life, and Kitchen Confidential. In addition, Bloomsbury Academic & Professional publishes a portfolio of titles and journals from the world’s most recognized authorities in our areas of expertise: reference, visual arts textbooks, drama, Shakespeare, literature, visual arts, and sports and nautical titles. Our audience ranges from academics to librarians to professionals to readers who are ardent enthusiasts in a wide variety of areas of interest.
Bloomsbury Publishing provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national, origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
When submitting an application please indicate which department you would be interested in interning in and why. No phone calls please.
Internships are paid at the state minimum wage for hours worked.