Canadian scholars
Engaging ideas, transforming minds
Engaging ideas, transforming minds

Marketing and Sales Intern Position (Paid)

Canadian Scholars/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.

Sales and marketing 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 work flow 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.

Please submit your cover letter and resume, in one PDF document, to Laura Gergley at by November 17, 2017.

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