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Description: Start Publishing has become well known as a publisher of high quality titles in a variety of fiction niches, including science fiction, fantasy, thrillers and romance. In addition to organic growth, the company has grown quickly through several strategic acquisitions, including Night Shade books, a renowned science fiction imprint; Salvo Press, focused on thrillers; Whiskey Creek Press, known for general fiction as well as romance; Viva Editions, focused on healthy living; and Cleis Press, a 37 year old company well known for high quality sexuality non-fiction and romantic fiction. Across all of our imprints, we have amassed a library of over 7,000 titles. Start Publishing's titles have won Hugo, Nebula, Shirley Jackson, and Locus Awards.

Intern(s) will work closely with the publishers.
Responsibilities include:
-Data collection
-Working with distributors
-Managing titles
-Reading and evaluating of manuscripts
-Preparing social media posts
-Special projects
Length of Internship: Interns who apply must be available at least once a week on site and commit to a minimum of 3 months.
Requirements: - Possess excellent written and verbal communication and customer service skills.
- Possess creativity, flexibility, variety, and growth potential.
- Should be open-minded, a fast learner, enthusiastic, and adaptable.
- Experience with HTML is a plus, but not required.
Location: 101 Hudson Street 37th Floor, Suite 3705 Jersey City, NJ 07302
Application Due Date: Applications accepted year round.
Payment: College Credit
How To Apply For This Internship: Please email resume and cover letter to
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