Lerner Publishing Group is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
Title: Intern (Digital & Editorial)
Department: Digital & Editorial
Supervisor: Assoc. Digital Product Manager
Summary: Assist Digital and Editorial teams with various projects while gaining hands-on experience in the publishing industry.
Be an active member of the Digital and Editorial teams by supporting all efforts
Upon request, perform research tasks, utilizing local libraries and the internet
Upon request, compile book style sheets, photo wish lists, further reading lists, verify indexes, write back cover copy, etc.
Perform miscellaneous administrative duties, including photocopying.
Edit ebook metadata and validate ebook files
Test standard and enhanced ebooks, audiobooks, and other digital products on a variety of devices to ensure top quality
Test online platforms and apps on a variety of devices to ensure top quality
Provide QA feedback in an organized and timely manner
Assist in creation of ebooks, audiobooks, preview files, and other digital products as necessary
Assist with writing and/or editing marketing copy and project documentation
Perform special projects or other related business duties assigned by immediate supervisor and/or other management as required.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Strong writing and proof reading ability
Proficiency with library and Internet research
Strong interest in children’s writing and book publishing
Organizational skills and attention to detail
Basic computer experience including MS Word
Familiarity with a variety of e-readers, especially iPad and Kindle
Knowledge of HTML, CSS, or experience with ebook creation is a plus
Experience and Necessary Skills:
Education: Two years of undergraduate work or equivalent experience; major in English, Education, Computer Science, or related field.
Please send resumes or any general employment inquires to:
Lerner Publishing Group, Inc.
1251 Washington Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55401
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE