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5 Internships that Need Amazing Applicants
Celebrations.com. Graphic Design Intern. Paid. We are looking for a Graphic Design Intern to help beautify our website with great imagery and minor HTML updates. Responsibilities will primarily include working with existing images to clean up, resize, and edit them for other uses on our website, such as to create the sliders on our homepage. Depending upon the selected candidate’s skill level, this role can grow into the creation of banner ads and other promotional items. A working knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator, as well as a basic understanding of HTML, is a must. To apply, email your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
iHeartRadio. Digital Marketing Intern. Unpaid. iHeartRadio is looking for focused and motivated college students to intern for the 2012 summer semester. In addition to working with the iHeartRadio app, students will work with 1,000 local Clear Channel Media Entertainment radio stations on digital initiatives and national projects as well as assist with promoting the biggest live music event in radio history: the iHeartRadio Music Festival 2012. If you would like to learn about what goes on behind the scenes in the radio, digital, and entertainment industries, this might be a great fit for you! Apply here.
Third Wave Fashion. Graphic Design Intern. Unpaid. Third Wave Fashion offers strategic planning and consulting to budding fashion startups as well as established luxury companies. We have produced runway shows for companies such as Macy’s and Ralph Lauren and worked behind the scenes on websites for MTV UK and Fast Company magazine. Join us as a hands-on Graphic Design Intern, where your responsibilities will include Photoshop editing, flyer design, and the art direction of marketing projects. To apply, email your resume and cover letter to email@example.com.
American Red Cross. International Communications Intern. Unpaid. The International Communications Intern coordinates communications with regular international updates to those associated with the department as well as chapter website updates. Some responsibilities include developing, writing, editing, and proofreading communications materials; assisting with pitching Red Cross story ideas to local media; and supporting Red Cross social networking activities. Apply here.
CBS Corporation. Social Media-Marketing Intern. Unpaid. As a Social Media-Marketing Intern, you will work with the Product Marketing Manager on marketing activities for CBS Local’s products and brand efforts. You will also assist in crafting the messaging and positioning for products. Attention to detail and an eye for quality, along with the ability to grasp and translate technical capabilities into benefits while utilizing the most up-to-date social media networks, are crucial. Apply here.
5 Entry Level Jobs that Need Amazing Applicants
Universal Music Group. College and Lifestyle Marketing Representative. The College and Lifestyle Marketing Representatives play an extremely important role in the development of Universal Music’s newly signed artists as well as some of the most well-known artists in the music industry today. These representatives are often the “it people” or “key tastemakers” on campus and are heavily involved in many campus and community activities. This position is an incredible way to learn all of the ins and outs of the music business, gain marketing and advertising experience, and most importantly, take that first step in establishing yourself in the music and entertainment business. Apply here.
Condé Nast. Junior Designer. Condé Nast is home to some of the world’s most celebrated media brands. In the United States, Condé Nast publishes 18 consumer magazines, 27 websites, and more than 50 apps for mobile and tablet devices. The Junior Designer will assist with designing for web, mobile, and social experiences across key Condé Nast properties. Candidates should have a keen interest in publishing and digital technology, be passionate and professional, and thrive under pressure and tight deadlines. The ideal candidate will possess strong visual design expertise as well as a solid understanding of interaction design principles. Apply here.
Random House. Production Associate – Children’s Books. The Random House Children’s Group is seeking a Production Associate to provide support to the Production Department. The chosen applicant will provide support throughout all phases of book production—from inception to bound book—for initial prints. Responsibilities include issuing and monitoring schedules, maintaining project files, and entering and maintaining data in SAP. This position will also be responsible for estimating projects, print file review, the composition process, trafficking materials, and other book production tasks. Applicants must have a solid working knowledge of the Macintosh platform and familiarity with Adobe InDesign, Acrobat, Illustrator, and PhotoShop, as well as QuarkXPress. Apply here.
Meetup. Community Specialist. Community Specialists provide email and phone support to over 10 million members and organizers who are changing the world one Meetup at a time. Other responsibilities include helping new Meetups get off of the ground by providing advice, support, and tips on best practices; enforcing Meetup’s Terms of Service to maintain the best community possible; and serving as an advocate for the Meetup community. This job might be for you if you are a customer service enthusiast, problem solver, web-savvy, and love to take on difficult situations and find creative solutions. We are looking for a Jack- or Jill-of-all-trades who can moderate a message board, identify a bug on the website, and laugh at bad jokes with sincerity.
Rockstar Games. Web/Digital Designer. The ideal candidate will have very strong design skills and a deep understanding of the advantages and limitations of digital media to create designs that are aesthetically stunning, legible, and usable. Responsibilities include designing digital content from concept to completion, such as banner ads, official product websites, and email marketing, as well as creating visual content to accompany and support news content and other social media. Apply here.
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