Marketing and International Rights Internship at Elwin Street

Salary
£8 per hour for under-25 students.
Hours
Hours are 9.30-6pm for a minimum of 4 weeks.
Internship Length
Minimum 4 weeks
Internship Location
Clerkenwell, London
Internship Supervisor
Silvia Langford
Supervisor Job Title
Director
Closing Date
31/07/2019
Advert expires on
25/06/2019

Elwin Street

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Main Duties

We have a paid internship available immediately within Elwin Street Productions’ rights department. This internship is offered to a qualified graduate and preference will be given to those with relevant work experience.


On the International Rights side, duties are to support the Director and involve liaising with our major publishing partners around the world, particularly USA, making appointments, sending out material and assisting with rights negotiations. This also includes database management, liaison with Editorial and generally making sure that the work of the sales team runs efficiently.


On the Marketing side, the internship involves assisting with development of new proposals as well as supporting publicity of existing titles. Duties include writing snappy copy, conducting competitive research, social media activities, liaising with our distributor Thames & Hudson and our freelance publicist, updating our website and other writing and editing work.


You should have an excellent command of the English language, written and spoken and excellent interpersonal and customer service skills. You should show initiative, be used to an international fast-paced environment. You need to be organised, computer literate, and able to handle a busy, varied workload. Languages useful.

Who Would Benefit?

The intern will be part of a small team so have access to all aspects of the business. He/She will learn about foreign rights sales and could participate into editorial tasks as part of an immersive publishing experience.