Publishing Internship
no image
Company:
Chef Koochooloo
Location:
Mountain View, CA, USA
Job Posted:
30+ days ago

Publishing Internship

Are you looking for a remote internship with far-reaching, worldwide implications? The CEO of Chef Koochooloo (an innovative educational platform that engages families in fun interactive cooking games) is seeking a Publishing Intern based in the United States. The CEO is truly relentless in her quest to accomplish her life mission�to build safe, inclusive environments for all, and she�s actively seeking individuals that feel the same way. Check out more of her work and read about her on her website (http://www.laylasabourian.com/children-s-fairytales) to learn more.

Does this sound like you?

Either currently enrolled in school and can take a semester to do the internship, or a Bachelors (or higher) level graduate with a degree in Publishing, Marketing, Communications, Cultural Studies, English, Journalism, or another related field.
- Excellent spoken and written knowledge of English.
- Good copywriting skills.
- A creative thinker and storyteller.
- Eager to learn to work with new online tools.
- Possess a high level of initiative and feel comfortable working with minimal supervision.
- Have the social and professional skills to create your own international network.
- Have the ability to think visually: (basic) knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop and/or photography/video is a plus.

**Experience self-publishing (through Kindle Direct Publishing) HIGHLY PREFERRED.** Must be able (or willing to learn) to perform document-level publishing activities and troubleshoot document issues, conduct quality control checks for submission-ready documents, proofread and copy-edit test items to align with KDP�S guidelines, and assemble various versions of multilingual documents for eventual publication. In this role, you�ll be publishing the CEO�s books to KDP�this is a skill you will have to learn.

Other duties:
- Creating, transferring, and translating content, including curriculum, social media, website, lessons, and business communication type of content
- Using feedback from the CEO to write potential customer briefs, chapters of a memoir, excerpts of a cookbook, or white papers.
- Reaching out to various agents and publication houses to promote the publication of our white papers, books, and school related curriculum.
- Writing the copy based on the input and seeking new ways to visualize a story.
- Setting up the proper distribution channels to get our content to the right audience.

If it sounds like you're a good fit for this position, please email ------------ with a resume, your availability to interview, and a paragraph detailing your expertise in relation to the duties outlined above.

*Please note that at this time, we only offer UNPAID internships. There is no compensation for this role, but we will work with you to obtain your school credit.*