W. W. Norton’s electronic media department is seeking an intern to assist the music team with editorial and production tasks from October 2014 through January 2015. Duties will include, but not be limited to, working with page proofs, cataloging and organizing digital assets, and preparing audio and video files.
Candidates must be interested in book publishing as a career, particularly in college textbooks. The ability to read music, utilize notation software, and understand basic music theory is preferred, but not required. The ideal candidate is detail-oriented, organized, self-starting, comfortable working with minimal supervision, willing to learn new programs and skills on the job, and has excellent communication skills. Knowledge of Windows OS and Microsoft Office is required. Specific work hours are flexible, but interns usually work 3 or 4 days a week, up to 20 hours total per week.
If interested, please contact Professor Jane Denning at firstname.lastname@example.org.