Aspiring Authors Apprenticeship Program

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Starting July 1, 2020, we are officially kicking off our Aspiring Authors Apprenticeship Program! Through this program, aspiring and established authors alike can gain valuable experience and insights into the behind-the-scenes of the publishing industry!

Description

 

The Muñoz Publishing House is looking for qualified interns to join our team. We hope to revamp the publishing industry throughout contemporary traditional publishing systems meanwhile supporting aspiring authors and indie creators. This intern should be prepared to work in a fast-paced team environment and will finish the internship having gained broad experience in the various behind-the-scenes aspects of the publishing industry.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in the creation and distribution of signage, circulars, mockups, email campaigns, online promotion, etc.

  • Prepare and analyze MPH promotional and sales materials both on and offline

  • Seek and analyze competitor promotional and sales materials both on and offline

  • Seek opportunities for networking and growth

  • Monitor the publishing industry and social media for trending topics to utilize on social media channels

  • Research and author articles based on trending topics for publication

  • Research and author articles based on interests for publication

Requirements

  • High school diploma or higher

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Knowledge of social media and popular trends

  • Driven and hard-working

  • Ability to take direction and multi-task

  • Knowledge of Word, PowerPoint, and Excel

  • Knowledge of Google Docs, Slides, and Sheets

  • Interest in the publishing industry and literary world

  • Has access to a computer & phone and is willing to work remote

Benefits

  • Practical experience with current marketing and advertising techniques

  • Practical experience with research and publication processes

  • Shadowing, mentoring, and training opportunities with successful industry professionals

  • Opportunity to participate in networking events and company meetings

  • Flexible schedule for students

Apply Now!

 

To apply for an internship at the Muñoz Publishing House, please email Nathaniel Muñoz at nathaniel@munozpublishinghouse.com. Be sure to include the following:

  • Updated resume

  • Cover Letter

  • Letter of Recommendation

Disclaimer: This is an unpaid internship. Intern compensation is provided strictly in the form of networking and learning opportunities.