Creative Internship and Job Opportunities: Public Art Fund, Comcast and more.

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Five Internships That Need Amazing Applicants


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.

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Macmillan. Summer Intern. Paid.

Macmillan is a media company that publishes a wide range of books, magazines, and digital products for the consumer and education markets. Macmillan is a group of publishing companies in the United States held by Verlagsgruppe Georg von Holtzbrinck, which is based in Stuttgart, Germany. Macmillan is currently offering paid internship opportunities for summer 2014 in both the Science & Education and Trade divisions. Internships are available in areas such as: Editorial, Marketing, Publicity, Art & Design, Production, Sales, Subsidiary Rights, Children’s Books, and Business Development. Interns are provided the opportunity to participate in work-related assignments, gain practical work experience and network with employees from various departments.

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The Children’s Museum of the Arts. Teen Programs Internship. Paid.

The mission of the Children’s Museum of the Arts (CMA) is to extend the benefits of the arts to all children and their communities and to secure the future of the arts by inspiring and championing the next generation of artists and art lovers. CMA is looking for a highly organized and self-directed individual to join our program staff as the Teen Programs Intern. The Intern will report directly to the Manager of Museum Education Programs, Valerie Kharchenko and will work closely with lead program staff to help coordinate the logistics of all YAK activities as well as CMA fee-based teen programs, including after school classes, weekend Art-in-Focus classes, and monthly “Art Slams,” social and creative events for participants.

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Attention. Intern, Creative. Paid.

Attention is a modern social media agency. Attention drives business results through social media. Attention is looking for an experienced and detail-oriented Intern to work in our Creative department. The position will be part-time (three-four days a week) and paid; however, school credit is available. General duties for this role include: collaborate with creative team in developing campaigns, design executions, and content creation, assist with agency collateral (presentations, agency site, agency case studies), research campaigns, digital tools, and apps related to agency assignments, and provide admin support.

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Quirky. Social Media Intern. College Credit.

The people at Quirky believe that the best ideas in the world aren’t actually in the world–they’re locked in people’s heads. Quirky exists to solve that problem. Quirky is looking for an amazing and passionate Social Media Intern to join their team in NYC. Whether it’s the latest update to Instagram or the newest app, you are the one your friends go to for the next big thing. You are constantly consuming content and remain ahead of the curve on everything from foreign policy to Kim Kardashian’s baby. You know how to pull together a content calendar full of posts certain to please your community and you know how to handle it when the community turns on you. You’re a strategic thinker who sees opportunity in every emerging technology. Sound familiar? If so, Quirky is looking for you!

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Five Entry-Level Jobs That Need Amazing Applicants


Comcast. Media Planner.

Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world’s best entertainment and online experiences. Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) is a global media and technology company with two primary businesses, Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal. Comcast is seeking a Media Planner who will be responsible for developing and modifying sales plans and related packages, develop proposals, presentations and packages to address the priorities and preferences of assigned market segments, support team and Account Manager(s) by researching, organizing and conducting presentations; making pitches; prospecting new clients; creating and providing sales materials; and assisting in closes.

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Birchbox. Social Media Associate.

Birchbox is changing the way consumers discover and purchase grooming, beauty, and lifestyle products. Birchbox is seeking a Social Media Associate who will work with Birchbox’s social media team to manage the Birchbox voice across multiple platforms. You’ll be responsible for working with our existing social community, enlarging it, and getting additional value out of it. You will work closely with all departments of the company, from editorial to marketing to brand partnerships, to execute our social media strategy, measure its success, and develop innovative ways to further engage our audiences and build a community around our brand. You’ll work have the chance to engage with our most dedicated users to help add their voices to the Birchbox world.

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Do Something. Member Experience Associate. is the country’s largest nonprofit for young people and social change. We have 2.4 million members (and counting) who crush causes they care about. Bullying. Homelessness. Cancer. The list goes on. Do Something is seeking a Member Experience Associate who will report to the Digital Engagement Manager. Your core role is to be the energetic and passionate voice in the organization that strategizes, executes and advocates for amazing member support. Responsibilities include: member support, system management, member appreciation, scholarships and incentives, and reporting and monitoring.

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Girls Inc. Development Assistant.

Girls Inc. inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold through life-changing programs and experiences that help girls navigate gender, economic, and social barriers. Girls Inc. is seeking a development assistant. Responsibilities include: support the Chief Development Officer, Director of Development, and Director of Individual Giving, process income from donor checks and credit cards, online donations, and electronic transfers; update and maintain donor files (hardcopy and online), serve as department liaison with finance department, ensuring fundraising numbers reconcile, Monitor and update Girls Inc. profiles on various websites, including Guidestar, Assist with all departmental projects and initiatives such as board updates, and organization-wide communications, etc.

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Martha Stewart. Gardening Editor. Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc. (MSLO) is a leading provider of original “how-to” information, inspiring and engaging consumers with unique lifestyle content and beautifully designed, high-quality products. Martha Stewart is seeking a Gardening Editor who will work with Editor-in-Chief and Editorial Director–MSL to create garden content for Martha Stewart Living magazine and, focusing on real garden, how-to, arrangement and glossary stories for FOB/BOB and feature well. Responsibilities include: produce all stages of gardening stories, oversee editorial calendar for the gardening department, serve as in-house industry expert and horticultural authority/botanical specialist for MSL and Weddings, perform other duties as assigned by manager, etc. Apply here.

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