About Italics, LLC:
Newsweek declared McLaughlin and Kraus's The Nanny Diaries a 'phenomenon.' It is a #1 New York Times best-seller and the longest-running hardcover best seller of 2002. It went on to become a major motion picture starring Scarlett Johansson, Laura Linney and Alicia Keys. Their follow up novels, Citizen Girl, Dedication, and Nanny Returns were also New York Times bestsellers. McLaughlin and Kraus have appeared numerous times on CNN, MSNBC, The Today Show, Good Morning America, Entertainment Tonight and The View. Their work and partnership have been covered in The New York Times, The Washington Post, USA Today, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, TIME, Elle, Town & Country and Harper's Bazaar.
They have contributed to The London Times and The New York Times as well as two short story collections to benefit The War Child Fund: Big Night Out and Girls' Night Out. In addition to writing for television and film, they travel around the country speaking to women and teens about gender issues, media literacy, and professional collaboration.
Requirements/Necessary Skills for Recruitment:
New York Times bestselling authors Emma Mclaughlin & Nicola Kraus seek social media intern. Skills required: well versed in Twitter, Hoot-Suite, tumblr and Instagram. We are looking for a motivated self-starter, someone passionate about commercial women's fiction and social media, with a good sense of humor. Someone plugged into the on-line zeitgeist. Must be interested in learning about the publishing industry and sales. We need someone who can give us remote time every day.
Benefits & Perks:
12-15 Hours Per Week