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posted August 17, 2015
powerHouse Books is currently seeking well-organized publicity interns to assist with press outreach for our upcoming books.
The internship consists of a 10-15 hours per week commitment, onsite (our offices are located in DUMBO, Brooklyn).
Duties include, but are not limited to:
- Writing pitches and queries.
- Tracking new press and compiling tear sheets
- Supporting publicity team with general administrative duties.
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