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Silver Knight Publishing
DescriptionTraditional book publisher, currently seeking an intern who is driven and passionate about books, writing, and the publishing industry. As a writer for our company blog, you will be learning valuable information about the writing process, the publishing industry, and more!
This position is virtual and tasks, as well as communication will be online. Hours are very flexible and jobs can be completed around your school and activities.
Responsibilities-- Intern will be assigned specific topics/subject matter (i.e.; Formatting your manuscript, or How to spot a good literary agent). Intern must then compose an article for our blog on the given subject. (It is incredibly important that proper research is done for every subject so that accurate information is written. This will be a great educational experience for those passionate about the field of writing or publishing.)
-- Intern must be able to meet deadlines. Hours are very flexible, though deadlines per post will be given (i.e.; 2 days to complete a specific post, and so forth). Duration before each deadline will depend on the complexity of the blog topic.
-- Intern must be currently enrolled in school (this opening is unpaid for college credit)
-- Proficiency in Microsoft Word
-- Must have Skype installed for communication with our company outside of e-mails
-- Must be able to set times to meet on Skype for additional instruction, training, or general communications (flexible times revolving around your schooling)
-- **Every intern must sign a contract with our company, to state they are working as an unpaid intern for college credit** This contract must be mailed to us via postal mail (this is the only time you will be required to mail any documents)
Requirements-- Prior writing experience with assigned topics (this can be educational or professional)
-- Motivated and positive attitude
-- Passion for the publishing and/or writing industry
-- Familiarity with posting on blogs
-- Prior article writing experience a plus