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Description: Berrett-Koehler Publishers is currently seeking a creative and organized intern for our Publicity Department. As an intern, you will want to work with us for at least 10 hours a week for a minimum of three months. How you schedule those hours is up to you, we're very flexible! Your responsibilities will be:

Responding to review copy requests from the media
Assisting with communications department mailings – galleys and review copies
Writing and editing press releases
Compiling publicity updates using Meltwater, Google, browsing blogs, etc.
Formatting and saving press clips on the Shared Directory
Learning software programs including: FileMaker Pro, Meltwater
Using Meltwater to create media lists
Compiling editorial calendars for top magazines in Excel document
Social networking - using Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, Medium, etc. to promote books
Additional highlights of this internship include sitting in on bi-monthly marketing meetings, meetings with our authors, and meetings with the editorial and production staff.

Berrett-Koehler Publishers is an independent publisher of books on management, leadership, career development, personal development, current affairs and global sustainability.
Length of Internship: Minimum 3 months
Location: Oakland, CA
How To Apply For This Internship: Please send a resume, cover letter, and all available social media pages (Twitter, Instagram, Blog, LinkedIn) to
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