Papercutz Graphic Novels is looking for a Spring Editorial & Marketing Intern. Candidates should have an interest in comic book publishing with a strong background in writing and proofreading. This is a dual department internship. Duties would include assisting the editorial department with production and proofing tasks on new books as well as working with the Marketing Director to develop and execute marketing campaigns.
-This internship is unpaid. Preference will be given to applicants that can receive college or graduate school credit but credit is not required.
-Must be available 10-12 hours a week (2-3 days) to come into the Papercutz office in Manhattan. 10 week internship. (February-April)
-Able to show experience in writing and editing.
-Some social media and marketing experience.
-A strong interest in publishing, specifically in comics.
-Must be able to bring your own laptop with Internet and Word Processing abilities for use in the office
Preferred applicants will have at least basic computer experience with relevant programs and site like Photoshop, Excel, MS Word, Mail Chimp, or WordPress.
Papercutz is dedicated to publishing great graphic novels for all ages. Popular with reluctant readers and gifted readers alike, Papercutz graphic novels for kids, tweens, and teens include a wide range of genres, including humor, action adventure, mystery, horror, and favorite characters. Papercutz is proud to be the only publisher exclusively dedicated to children’s graphic novels. We work every day to introduce young readers to the imaginative wonders waiting to be discovered in comics.
Send resumes and cover letters to firstname.lastname@example.org by January 27.