Women’s Press
Canada’s leading academic feminist publisher
Canada’s leading academic feminist publisher

Marketing and Sales Intern Position

Higher Education Publishing


Canadian Scholar || Women’s Press is seeking a Marketing and Sales intern. Working from our Adelaide and Spadina office, this individual will receive a unique opportunity to learn about all aspects of higher educational publishing in a small, independent environment.

Marketing and Sales responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting the implementation of our annual marketing strategy for all books
  • Creating all marketing and promotional material including catalogues, book flyers, publicity, advertisements, and award submissions
  • Assisting in the creation and tracking of all marketing campaigns
  • Assisting in the maintenance of our CRM database
  • Assisting in organizing all event and conference logistics
  • Executing and maintaining a social media presence across all platforms
  • Coordinating all book mailing

We are looking for a motivated, enthusiastic team player, who has excellent communication and organizational skills, is comfortable managing workflow on a number of projects, and is familiar with Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. Impeccable copywriting and copyediting skills are a requirement. Applicants must currently be enrolled in a Publishing program or have graduated within the last six months.

This is a four-month, $25 a day internship. Please submit your cover letter and resume, in one PDF document, to Laura Gergley at laura.gergley@canadianscholars.ca by Monday, August 13, 2018.

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Those invited in for an interview will be asked to bring design and writing samples.