We offer eight- to twelve-week internships to bright, talented and committed individuals, who are interested in a career in publishing. Candidates will ideally have an interest in the Middle East and North Africa. As part of this role, you will be given the opportunity to develop key editorial, publicity and marketing skills, including:

  • Reading and reporting on submissions
  • Proofreading
  • Drafting book blurbs
  • Maintaining databases
  • Production work (proficiency with InDesign and Photoshop is desirable, but not compulsory)
  • Organising events
  • Liaising with reviewers
  • Working on press releases
  • Managing website content
  • Devising social media campaigns

To apply, please send your CV along with a covering letter outlining your previous experience and why you want to intern at Saqi Books to:

We look forward to hearing from you!