Jobs & Internships
Beacon Press is owned and operated under the auspices of the Unitarian Universalist Association and is an equal opportunity employer. Beacon Press values a diverse workforce; people with disabilities, people of color, and those who identify as L/G/B/T/Q are strongly encouraged to apply.
Marketing Intern (posted 10/19/15)
Beacon Press is currently accepting applications for a spring internship in the marketing department.
Responsibilities: The marketing intern works closely with the marketing department to assist in various areas, such as: researching organizations for promotional opportunities; reading assigned books to assist in development on marketing plans; writing posts for Beacon's online social networks; updating content on beacon.org and author websites; writing blog posts; tracking monthly online stats; running monthly sales reports; assisting with research for academic outreach; drafting letters for mailings; assisting with the production of marketing materials; and assisting with other marketing/sales projects and administrative tasks as needed.
Requirements: Candidates should have excellent writing and research skills, be creative, detail-oriented, and work well independently. Computer skills and a strong desire to learn about publishing are a must.
Salary/Hours: We ask our interns to commit to working approximately 10-15 hours per week. This position is unpaid but can be taken for college credit and offers a great chance to learn about publishing in a fast-paced, supportive environment.
To Apply: please email your cover letter and resume to Aseem Kulkarni, marketing associate, at email@example.com. No phone calls, please.
Beacon Press is committed to building a diverse workforce. People with disabilities, people of color, and those who identify as L/G/B/T/Q are strongly encouraged to apply.