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Company Name: SKYBOUND
Description: Skybound Books is looking for a books intern who is driven, organized and seeking a career in the entertainment and publishing industries. Throughout the semester, interns will learn what it takes to acquire, develop, and publish genre fiction novels as well as gaining insight into film and tv production, comic books publication, and the creation of digital content. By reading manuscripts, writing reader reports, conducting industry-related research, and assisting with special projects – interns will gain firsthand knowledge on what it takes to succeed in the entertainment and publishing industries. Interns will also have the opportunity to work with management and ask questions, with an eye toward learning more about the business side of these industries.
Interns will also be provided the opportunity to go through a resume workshop, receive feedback on resumes, attend an interview seminar and access to a presentation breaking down how to look for and apply for industry jobs post college.
Length of Internship: 2.5 to 3 months
Requirements: Skills Required
All applicants must be eligible to receive college credit.
Applicants should be highly-driven and self-motivated
Upbeat, friendly, positive attitudes are appreciated
Proficiency with Microsoft Suite (Excel, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint)
Fast and thorough reader
Exceptional writer
Exceptional verbal communications skills
Base knowledge of publishing industry is a huge plus

Learning Objectives:
Improving writing and analyzing manuscript skills
A deeper understanding of the Industry and its major players
Opportunity to partake in special projects
Improving editorial abilities
Introduction to administrative tasks which will increase hireability in the future
Location: 9570 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90035
Application Due Date: ASAP
Payment: Unpaid
How To Apply For This Internship: Send your cover letter and resume to
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