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Marketing and Publicity Intern – Fixed Term 6 Months

Company: Zed Books
Location: London
Address: 7 Cynthia Street
City: London
Postcode: N1 9JF
Zed Books is introducing a 6 month paid internship scheme in their marketing department. The Marketing and Publicity Intern will work closely with the all members of the marketing department, supporting the team by taking on a varied and challenging array of tasks.


You will be educated to degree level, very well organised, have excellent attention to detail and have the ability to balance a varied workload. You will have a proven interest in publishing and specifically marketing and publicity, some office-based experience and a basic understanding of MS Office. An interest in Zed’s list and politics would be a distinct advantage.

About Zed Books

Zed Books is a critical and dynamic publisher, committed to increasing awareness of important international issues and to promoting diversity, alternative voices and progressive social change. We publish on politics, development, gender, the environment and economics for a global audience of students, academics, activists and general readers. Run as a co-operative, Zed Books aims to operate in an ethical and environmentally sustainable way.

Key Responsibilities

Database management
Assistance with events planning
Working on our social media platforms
Assisting with publicity mailings
Helping to prepare marketing materials
Assisting the Marketing department with administrative tasks
Internet research for a variety of marketing tasks
Additional responsibilities
Attending conferences and events as a company representative
Assisting other members of staff in the company as and when required

To download a full job profile and application pack, please visit the Zed Books website.

Fixed term contract (6 months, full-time commencing ASAP)

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Salary: £6.31 p\h
Web link: http:/­/­zedbooks.co.uk/­about
Closing date: 28 Nov 2013