March 25, 2024

Hachette Book Group

As an HBG intern at Orbit, you will have the opportunity to work closely with seasoned professionals and gain hands-on professional experience as you own day-to-day tasks, help with special projects, and attend departmental meetings.
To enhance your work experience, we offer educational sessions featuring speakers from all departments of the company as well as networking and career development opportunities.
Who you are:
  • Interested in exploring a career in science-fiction and fantasy publishing
  • Self-starter with strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Enthusiastic and excited about discussing recent books you’ve read
  • Possess a great attitude and a desire to learn as well as excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a team and contribute insights
  • Resourceful with the ability to balance multiple responsibilities and work independently
  • Must be results driven, and take appropriate steps to achieve goals while taking ownership of situations as needed
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint

What you will learn:

  • Log, review, and draft feedback on manuscript submissions
  • Assist with mailings and events as requested
  • Perform general administrative duties
  • Track and circulate sales numbers of top-performing genre titles
  • Take minutes at weekly editorial meetings
How to apply:
In order to be considered, all candidates must submit both a resume AND cover letter.
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