QPG DIVERSITY INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
EDITORIAL SUMMER 2021 INTERN
We love making great books and more than 300 people across the world help Quarto succeed in doing this. We have offices in four countries and publish our books in many more. The Quarto brand is built upon our people and their creative talents. It is our people who give Quarto its heart and who shape our culture and create our many wonderful books.
Quarto Publishing Group USA is comprised of over 20 imprints that create and publish illustrated books in North America and sells co-editions of them internationally. See more when you click here à About Quarto Publishing Group
Quarto's Diversity Internship Program is designed to provide diverse students with an opportunity to integrate real-world experience at an established publisher with their chosen academic program. Currently we are seeking two Editorial Interns who would engage in any number of the following activities:
Intern would acquire and hone copyediting and proofreading skills by reviewing manuscripts and page proofs for grammar, style, and organization; assisting editors with research on potential book-project proposals; communicating with authors and designers; trafficking manuscripts; applying for Library of Congress data; maintaining departmental databases; and by other related tasks, as assigned. Additionally, the intern may have an opportunity to work with our Marketing Department.
This paid internship opportunity is for diverse juniors, seniors, and recent postgraduates specifically majoring in English, Communications, Journalism, and Marketing. The program will run from May 2021 thru August 2021, with a minimum of twenty (20) hours per week. In the interest of safety during the COVID-19 pandemic, the intern will participate remotely.
Please send a resume and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Your cover letter must detail your interests; why you are applying; how this internship opportunity might expand your studies; and how your background and experiences would contribute to a more diverse, more inclusive workplace.
Applications are accepted through March 31, 2021 and will be reviewed upon receipt until final interns are selected, on or before April 9th. Eligible, select candidates will be contacted for initial telephone interviews.
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