About Barron's Educational Series, Inc.
Barron's Educational Series
250 Wireless Blvd
Hauppauge, NY 11788
Founded in 1941, Barron’s Educational Series, Inc. rapidly became America’s leading publisher of test preparation manuals and school directories. Among the most widely recognized of Barron’s many titles in these areas are its SAT and ACT test prep books, its Regents Exams books, and its Profiles of American Colleges. In recent years, Barron’s has expanded into many other publishing fields, introducing extensive lines of children’s books, foreign language learning books and CDs, pet care manuals, gift books, cookbooks, business and financial advice books, parenting advice books, and art instruction books, as well as learning materials on audiocassette, VCR, Compact Disc, and CD-ROM. On average, Barron’s publishes more than 300 new titles a year and maintains an extensive backlist of well over 2,000 titles. Barron’s books are instantly recognized for their variety, reliability, and quality by retailers, educational and institutional book buyers, and not least by the reading public everywhere.
Job Opportunities at Barron's
Updated March 10, 2014
The Credit/Collections Specialist is responsible for performing credit and collection activities, accounts receivable duties and account reconciliation.
Barron’s offers a competitive salary and excellent benefit package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with employer match, profit sharing, tuition reimbursement, product discounts, year-end bonus and a generous Paid Time Off and holiday policy.
For consideration, submit resume, which must include cover letter, salary history, salary requirements and verifiable references to: Director of Human Resources, 250 Wireless Blvd., Hauppauge, NY 11788, Fax: 631-434-7682, Email: email@example.com, EOE/M/F/D/V
MARKETING/SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN
Barron’s is recruiting for our Spring/Summer, late-May through late-August 2014 internship program. We are seeking an enthusiastic intern who aspires to a career in the publishing industry to work in our marketing and publicity department. The internship provides an excellent opportunity to learn about the publishing industry and to get hands-on experience working in a fast-paced marketing and publicity department. Our interns have cited the intern experience as “exceeding their expectations and helping them prepare for a professional career”. Typical tasks for a marketing intern consists of building an online presence for Barron’s wide range of titles and involved with employing social media to engage different communities of potential book buyers and book reviewers. Requirements: Undergraduate or graduate student with a focus on marketing. Candidate should have practical experience and knowledge with various social media, a flair for creative writing, and an enthusiasm for books. Candidate must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, be internet savvy and proficient with MS office software. Good research skills, resourcefulness and self-motivated work ethic a must. Student must be available to work between the hours of 9:00am-5:00pm for a minimum of 20-30 hours a week for the duration of the internship. Students must be registered for an internship credit through school. The internship is an unpaid position.
For consideration submit cover letter, resume and at least two references (letters of recommendation and/or contact information) from professors and/or employers to:
Director of Human Resources
Barron's Educational Series, Inc.
250 Wireless Blvd.
Hauppauge, NY 11788
Manuscript Submission Guidelines
When submitting a work of juvenile fiction:
When submitting a work of adult or juvenile nonfiction:
We will contact you if additional information or material is needed in order to properly evaluate your project. Do not send additional material unless specifically requested. It will be discarded.
If you would like a catalog, please submit a 9x12" self-addressed, stamped envelope.
Thank you for your adherence to the above guidelines.
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