Publicity and Marketing Internship at Liberties Press

Liberties Press is an independent book publisher based in Dublin, publishing a wide-range of non-fiction, literary fiction, and poetry of both Irish and international interest.

We are delighted to announce that we are seeking candidates for an internship beginning January 2013 and running for 6-8 weeks. This unpaid internship will be in the Publicity and Marketing department and will provide work experience in a dynamic and fast-paced environment. Applicants should be enthusiastic, outgoing, organised and computer literate. An interest and background in the PR/communications field would be beneficial but not necessary.

Publicity and Marketing Intern Duties:

  • Assist with the planning and implementation of promotional campaigns for new and backlist titles
  • Liaise with the media via email and phone for follow-up on releases and pitches
  • Assist with writing press releases, captions, newsletters, etc
  • Create and update media lists as well as other relevant databases
  • Assist with organising events, e.g., book launches, signings, readings
  • Help maintain our online presence via website, Facebook, Twitter and our blog
  • Organize and file documents into archives
  • Print, mail, and deliver projects and materials to individual clients
  • General administrative duties

To apply, send a Cover Letter and CV via email or by post to Publicity & Marketing Department | 7 Rathfarnham Road | Terenure | Dublin 6W