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Client Services & Marketing Intern

Smith Publicity, Inc.Cherry Hill, NJ
Start date: 08/28/2023(flexible)Duration: 16 Weeks
Paid Internship18 - 25 hrs/wk

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If you’re interested in a career path in Publishing and/or Marketing, this internship will equip you with hands-on agency experience while simultaneously expanding your knowledge of the ever-evolving book publishing industry and introducing you to a network of companies and agents who work both directly and tangentially with publishers and creatives.

We are a team who is passionate about making good things happen for our clients. We are looking for interns interested in client management, marketing, business administration, and book publishing and those who want to learn by doing, are self-starters, detail oriented, and possess a sense of urgency and solid writing skills. Sense of humor and understanding of how to be a team player are essential. Experience with Google Drive and Salesforce are a plus, but not necessary.

Through hands-on experience with client projects, you will learn a variety of skills including effective communication, CRM and project management software, data entry, marketing research and support, and more.


Intern responsibilities include: 

  • New Prospect Research and Project Review
  • Conduct in-depth review of prospective client inquiries including early research into prospect’s book/project, bio/credentials, online platform, and more.
  • Once familiarized with Smith’s suite of services and referral partners, provide suggestions on next steps and draft responses, including identification of potential service offerings and project collaborators.
  • Service Provider/Partner Support
  • Support the intake, data management, and workflow of Smith’s partner-sponsored services within already established systems
  • Campaign/Account Preparation
  • Prepare internal team notes to support the successful transition from qualified prospect to active client
  • Manage data entry for campaign wrap-up reports 
  • Special Marketing Projects Support
  • Support in vetting Smith’s annual scholarship essay submissions
  • Provide research and support related to Smith’s annual volunteer initiatives
  • Conduct research into key industry trade shows and strategic in-person opportunities
  • Additional support to the business development + marketing teams as necessary 

Required graduation year

2021 - 2025


  • $20 per day stipend provided during internship. School credits can also be provided, if applicable.
  • We prefer to have our interns available three days per week for 6-8 hours per day. Those days are flexible to your schedule.
  • You will be asked to use your own laptop and cell for any internship communication.

About Smith Publicity, Inc.

Smith Publicity, Inc. works with experts, authors and publishers worldwide to help create awareness about their work to spark book sales and attract opportunities including new business, speaking engagements, writing assignments and develop author/expert brands. Since 1997, Smith Publicity has promoted every genre of book, from New York Times bestsellers to first time, debut authors. Smith Publicity clients have appeared on/have been featured in thousands of local, national, and international media outlets worldwide including Good Morning America, TODAY Show, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, AARP Magazine, Parade Magazine, Esquire, TIME, Newsweek, NPR, CNN, CNBC, Huffington Post, BBC, The Guardian, Financial Times, and more.
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Skills you'll need for this internship

    social marketing
    marketing research
    google drive
    trade shows
    social media marketing


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What happens after you send in your application?

Smith Publicity, Inc. is actively interviewing now. If Smith Publicity, Inc. chooses not to move forward with your application, they will notify you.

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People who completed this type of internship end up in the following types of jobs

Top majors

That get hired for this type of internship

  • Marketing27%

  • Business Administration Management And Operations13%

  • Communication7%

  • Economics6%

  • Management Science4%

  • 360 other majors40%

People who did this kind of internship end up at the following companies

  • Target
  • Deloitte
  • Enterprise Rent-A-Car
  • PwC
  • Ernst & Young
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Relocation Assistance




Housing Assistance

(avg. $2,892)




Travel Stipend

(avg. $978)




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Medical Insurance




401(k) Company Match




Paid Holidays


Average internship hourly pay

For Mideast region

Marketing & Advertising

Typical pay range:

$18.63 - $23.95

Estimated Monthly Living Expenses

For Cherry Hill, NJ | $3,803/mo

  • Housing/Rent$1,742

  • Miscellaneous$942

  • Food$497

  • Transportation$314

  • Utilities$308


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