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Five Internships That Need Amazing Applicants
Draftfcb. 2014 Summer Intern. Paid.
With an equal focus on creativity and accountability, Draftfcb is committed to producing brilliant ideas that change consumer behavior. As a global, fully integrated marketing communications agency operating against a single P&L, Draftfcb provides clients with highly collaborative, channel-neutral thinking that delivers engagement and, most importantly, action. The Internship Program is designed to offer college students the opportunity to learn about a career in advertising. Interns will work in real-world business situations and attend seminars on the different aspects of the industry. Since Draftfcb and Draftfcb Healthcare are integrated models, interns will have the unique opportunity to experience all disciplines – general, direct, and digital.
Public Art Fund. Communications Intern. Paid.
Public Art Fund brings dynamic contemporary art to a broad audience in New York City by mounting ambitious free exhibitions of international scope and impact that offer the public powerful experiences with art and the urban environment. Public Art Fund is looking for a highly motivated, responsible intern to assist the Communications Department with tasks related to the marketing of the organization and its exhibitions; public relations and media outreach; and special events. This is an ideal opportunity to gain experience and learn the inner workings of a non-profit art organization. The intern will receive a stipend of $25 per day.
Mad Museum. Museum Interns. College Credit.
The Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) explores the value of making across all fields of contemporary creative practice. The Museum of Arts and Design offers undergraduate and graduate level internships throughout the year. The Museum of Arts and Design seeks interns for its ongoing cinema programming. Reporting to the Manager of Public Programs, cinema interns will assist in curating, coordinating, and presentation of cinema programming. Cinema at MAD centers on presenting emerging and underrepresented cinematic artists and groups, promoting continued dialogue, and exploring innovative approaches to cinematic form.
Blood, Sweat & Cheers. Editorial Intern. College Credit.
Blood, Sweat & Cheers is the free daily email that finds fun & active stuff to do with friends. Blood, Sweat & Cheers is seeking an Intern who will report directly to our staff of senior-level magazine editors. Role and Responsibilities: generate and pitch story ideas; assist with editorial planning, copyedit and fact-check articles, liaise with publicists and companies to ensure delivery of test products, report and write the occasional story, assist with various publicity and marketing initiatives, and special projects, as needed. Minimum time commitment is a full semester at 10 to 15 hours/week. Compensation is school credit.
Evins. Evins Summer Internship. College Credit.
Evins is an award winning branding, marketing communications and public relations firm that develops integrated multi-platform programs for iconic brands. Evins is seeking a Summer intern for following divisions: Food, Wine & Spirits, Lifestyle, Travel & Hospitality, and Digital. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: draft press materials, compile press kits and media lists, clip and copy essential press clippings, assist in creating gifting items, participate in office brainstorms, assist with events and event staffing, internet research and data mining, and general administrative support as needed.
Five Entry-Level Jobs That Need Amazing Applicants
Hook and Loop. Interactive Designer.
Hook & Loop is Infor’s in house creative think tank. Part R&D, part creative lab, Hook & Loop composed of more than 60 talented creatives—including designers, writers, developers, and filmmakers, all experts in the art of creative problem solving. Hook & Loop is currently seeking front-end interface designers at all levels. Designers will apply knowledge of user-centered design methods, human computer interaction, and industry best practices to drive the next generation of front-end interface designs. You will participate in the entire design lifecycle from concept, wireframing, prototyping, developing guidelines and standards, to providing guidance on how best to implement your designs into functional business applications.
Williams-Sonoma, Inc. Sourcing Coordinator, Furniture.
Founded in 1956, Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is the premier specialty retailer of home furnishings and gourmet cookware in the United States. Williams-Sonoma, Inc. offers high-quality, stylish products for every room in the house: from the kitchen to the living room, bedroom, home office and even the hall closet.Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is seeking a coordinator who will work under the direction of the Director and Managers of Sourcing to assist in the execution and monitoring of the production and delivery of WSI products. Responsibilities include: follow up on the pre-production process, communicate via email/fax to agents and vendors regarding approvals, production and delivery status, update order quantities and communicate changes to agents and internal team, etc.
General Assembly. Junior Designer.
Established in early 2011 as an innovative community in New York City for entrepreneurs and startup companies, General Assembly is an educational institution that teaches the most relevant skills of the 21st century. General Assembly is currently seeking a Junior Designer to join our talented team of creatives in our New York headquarters. This individual will produce and manage final deliverables for various design initiatives (ranging from presentations to print collateral to marketing campaign assets).
Forbes. Video Production Assistant.
Forbes Media LLC., publisher of Forbes magazine and forbes.com, is an authoritative source of news and information on business, investing, technology, entrepreneurship, leadership and affluent lifestyles. Forbes Media’s Video team seeks an organized and reliable Production Assistant to support their team. Responsibilities include: maintain, coordinate and update the Production Schedule, Media management, assist with publishing of videos on multiple platforms, assist with programming on video platforms and social distribution, assist video team as needed including story research, travel coordination, production tasks, etc.
ZocDoc. Junior Staff Writer.
Founded in 2007 with a mission of improving access to healthcare, ZocDoc is a free service that allows patients to find a nearby doctor or dentist who accepts their insurance, see their real-time availability, and instantly book an appointment via ZocDoc.com or ZocDoc’s free apps for iPhone or Android. ZocDoc is seeking a Junior Staff Writer who will compose and edit beautiful copy. You’ll be in a crucial support role and work with everyone – salespeople, doctors, advertisers, executives, and more. Be great at helping people figure out what they want to say, then helping them say it. This is a bleeding-edge environment where staff-power is the only limit. You’ll wear tons of hats, and there will never be a shortage of initiatives for you to take.