Marketing/Branding Intern


Greenleaf Book Group is an Austin-based independent book publisher and distributor dedicated to empowering authors and helping ideas thrive. With a full suite of services supporting the development of an author’s dedicated brand and audience, we place a heavy emphasis on serving as a creative agency of sorts to take our clients’ content from an idea all the way to bookstore shelves. We help our clients compete by maximizing quality, opening distribution channels, creating awareness within the book industry, and building successful brands.Greenleaf has been named to Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 500 list of fastest-growing companies in America and Austin Business Journal’s Fast 50 list of fastest-growing companies in Austin. We are currently accepting applications for a PAID and FOR CLASS CREDIT marketing and branding internship. Our internship program provides a sneak peek into the book industry's inner workings--from production to distribution and sales with a focus on book marketing and author branding strategies. You'll be a valuable part of a fun, dedicated team in a small office atmosphere and will learn about book publishing, marketing, branding strategy and more. For more information on Greenleaf Book Group and what we do, visit


- SUPERB verbal and written communication skills

- Impeccable attention to detail and organizational abilities

- Thorough research skills

- Proficient with Facebook and Twitter 

- Comfortable drafting social media content (blog posts, Facebook posts, tweets, etc.)

- A willingness to brainstorm, engage, and collaborate with the marketing/branding team

- Efficient self-starter with a demonstrated ability to solve problems without much oversight 

- Adept at Word, Excel, and Powerpoint

- A positive attitude and fantastic sense of humor

- An interest in the publishing industry

- Basic familiarity with Mac OS is preferred

- Background in marketing preferred

- Ability to work 4+ hour shifts during normal business hours

- Ability to work 25-30 hours per week


Hourly wage: $8.00, plus internship credit, if needed

Start Date: January 9, 2017

End Date: May 12, 2017

Supervisor Name: Chelsea Richards

Email résumé and cover letter to

Subject line:  “Marketing/Branding Internship”