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Kris Gilbertson Media
DescriptionAre you looking for an exciting internship in a field that is exploding and will continue for the next decade.
Interested in working virtually, setting your own hours, and learning about how to publish and market books using Amazon’s Kindle Marketplace?
A well-established online entrepreneurial business is looking for an Amazon Kindle book publishing and marketing intern to work remotely and help us launch specific market books prior to Dec 2012.
This position is unpaid, but offers exceptional resume-building and networking opportunities. You will learn the in’s and out’s of selling and publishing book on Amazon’s Kindle platform, and also the inner workings of a true entrepreneurial company.
Last year, for the first time ever, Amazon sold more digital books (eBooks) then physical books. Our information publishing company is now poised to piggyback on this growth, and began publishing more of our information products on Amazon Kindle as a new sales channel.
Our company is an information publishing company that in the past has been focused on two main areas:
1. Broadcast Media (podcast and internet radio)
2. Business Coaching and Brand Focus
We have now expanded the growth of our information publishing company to specifically leverage Amazon kindle and eBooks.
ResponsibilitiesAs an intern helping our company grow into publishing books and digital content on Amazon’s Kindle Platform, here are some of the projects that you’ll be working, and a just of a few of things that you’ll learn during your internship:
- Editing pre-samples of books from established clients
- Editing specific books final manuscript
- Publishing to Kindle’s store to maximize exposure, and get on multiple bestseller lists
- Research within Amazon’s kindle store to get inside the mind of our readers, and give them exactly what they want
- Marketing of the book once complete using:
Building an email subscriber list from all of the associated properties above
Don't worry if you don't understand how to do everything listed above: training will be provided.
And you'll probably end up doing other activities besides those listed as your job evolves. In some instances you will need to research how to do something; however, guidance and assistance will be provided.
RequirementsInterns applying for this internship can be from any major or background. We are interested in interns who can learn new skills, think critically, and enjoy reading! We prefer current college students but would consider recent graduates.
The successful applicant will be dedicated, responsible, creative, articulate, personable and an organized self-starter. The applicant should possess excellent writing and communications skills, be detail oriented and be able to work on a variety of projects simultaneously.
We’re specifically looking for someone who is:
A Problem Solver
Willing to do whatever it takes to be successful
Self-motivation is a must because this is a remote work arrangement.