Each week FindSpark brings you a curated list of the best internships and entry level jobs in New York City. If you apply for one of these great opportunities, please let them know that FindSpark sent you. Join our community as a member for free and be the first to see these great openings in our Weekly Opportunities Newsletter. If you end up landing a gig, please email us at hello (at) findspark (dot) com and share the good news. Best of luck!
Five Internships That Need Amazing Applicants
Story Worldwide. Editorial Intern. Stipend + College Credit.
Story Worldwide, one of the largest independent digital agencies in the world, believes the key to brand success is effective storytelling – in any channel, in any language, anywhere in the world. Story Worldwide is looking for a motivated intern to join our editorial team. Responsibilities include idea generation, writing, reporting, editing, proofreading and fact checking across multiple channels and clients. Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Acrobat), content management systems (CMS), search engine optimization (SEO) and HTML a plus. Please be available to work three days a week in our Flatiron District office and be willing to attend industry events and photo/video shoots as needed.
Bluefly. Styling Internship. College Credit.
Founded in 1998, Bluefly, Inc. is a leading online retailer of designer brands, fashion trends and superior value. Bluefly is seeking a Styling Intern who will be heavily involved with Bluefly’s editorial fashion photo shoots from concepting and merchandising to on-set production. The Intern will have the opportunity to take on more responsibility in this process based on the previous knowledge and ability to learn on the job. Responsibilities include: work closely with our Fashion Stylist by helping to prepare and execute on-figure photo shoots, assist in organizing product in studio and preparing featured pieces for shooting, checking samples in and out from our warehouse before and after shooting, communicate regularly with our Merchandising Team regarding the procurement and return of vendor samples, assist Stylist on set; both in-studio and on location, and help update Image Catalog of featured styles.
Tasting Table. Spring Editorial Intern. Paid.
Tasting Table is a free daily email publication that delivers the best of food and drink culture to adventurous eaters across the country. Tasting Table is seeking an intern who will work work closely with his or her editor to provide fact-checking support, as well as assistance with research, editorial administrative duties, and possibly writing and photo production. Responsibilities include: fact-checking, research for Dining Dispatch and other editorial content, assist director of photography with photo shoots, assist the recipe testing process by procuring material, manage Tasting Table’s cookbook library, and general administrative editorial responsibilities.
Ruder Finn. Summer Internship. Paid.
Ruder Finn is one of the largest independent global communications agencies, maintaining offices across the U.S., Europe and Asia. With approximately 500 employees globally, Ruder Finn serves the global and local communications needs of over 250 corporations, governments and non-profit organizations. Ruder Finn’s summer internship program is an exciting opportunity for college students to gain experience and insight into the dynamic industry of public relations. Interns will gain on-the-job experience in a practice group and will receive specialized training opportunities. All internships are full time and interns are expected to be in the office from 9:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
UrbanDaddy. Spring 2014 Internship. Paid.
UrbanDaddy, based in New York City is a rapidly growing digital media brand, delivering consumers unique and local lifestyle recommendations via the web, email and mobile platforms. UrbanDaddy is seeking interns. As an intern at UrbanDaddy, you will get to be a part of the inner workings of a daily internet publication. Interns will: participate in calendaring sessions, editorial and creative meetings, help conduct research for stories, go on local scouting and information gathering assignments, help prepare reports and proposals for business development, research companies and come up with pitches for partnership development, interact with PR firms as a media representative, help organize and produce events, assist with photo research/retouching/design, attend press parties and opening events for restaurants and clubs, and really get a view of the inner workings of the New York scene and how media fits into it all.
Five Entry-Level Jobs That Need Amazing Applicants
CheckedUp. Visual Designer.
CheckedUp is an interactive solution for medical brands, doctors and patients. They are a medical technology company in New York City focused on patient facing and physician facing design. Founded by a doctor, this is a revolutionary technology and product suite that will break ground in the industry and is poised to genuinely improve the lives of thousands of patients. The Visual Designer will work in an action-driven, creative team that are passionate about the product and the company culture. The Visual Designer will have an understanding of illustration and/or animation to help conceptualize, direct, and execute designs of interactive and experiential projects. In this role, you will be collaborating with a multidisciplinary team of coders, interaction designers, and animators. You should be able to work both with an established visual direction or create your own, and should have an interest in new technologies and problem solving. CheckedUp is seeking someone with a strong creative vision and the production skills to turn that vision into reality.
IDEO. Front Desk Concierge.
IDEO* has roots dating back to 1978. Today, IDEO is an award-winning global design and innovation consultancy. IDEO is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic individual for the Front Desk Concierge position based in New York. The Concierge is the first point of contact for IDEO’s clients & employees – by phone or in person – so it is crucial they ensure a great experience for all who visit the studio. S/he will support location needs with a variety of daily responsibilities requiring hospitality and catering, purchasing, customer service, and organization. The Front Desk Concierge will work closely with the New York Experience Team whose mission is to make the client and employee experience extraordinary.
WeWork. New Member Development Associate.
WeWork empowers entrepreneurs and small businesses to succeed by providing beautiful workspace, a collaborative community, and accessible services and benefits. WeWork is seeking a New Member Development Associate to manage all inbound phone inquiries. As the first line of defense for all inbound leads, this position is responsible for creating a seamless customer service experience. Responsibilities: manage all inbound phone inquiries from prospective WeWork members, schedule tours and manage tour calendar for all WeWork buildings (NYC, SF, LA, and growing), use our CRM system to track leads from initial inquiry through conversion, handle multi-line phones by answering, screening, and transferring calls to the appropriate member and/or employee, and provide maximum support to the New Member Development team.
Fox News. Digital Editor/Producer.
FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. Fox News is seeing a Digital Editor/Producer. This team member will produce, shoot, and edit short form reference videos for the Fox News Digital portfolio. The ideal candidate will be able to take projects from spec to completion with limited oversight, as well as manage and execute on a daily production schedule. Fox News requires someone with a great visual aesthetic. A candidate that has the ability to produce all elements of a story, strong editing skills, strong communication/listening skills, a good sense of news judgement, and ability to solve problems, and the ability to effectively collaborate with local and remote team members in an innovative environment.
Rodale. Associate Fitness Editor-Online.
Rodale is a global lifestyle company with a mission to inspire and enable people to improve their lives and the world around them. WomensHealthMag is looking for a skilled, fitness-minded journalist to join our online editorial team. You’ll work with both the Site Director and the magazine’s Fitness Editor to transform the website’s fitness vertical into the go-to destination for women seeking smart, effective, and efficient fitness advice. You should be an ambitious, detail-oriented editor with a strong interest and/or experience in exercise science, who understands that every task—no matter how small or large—must be handled with the same degree of enthusiasm and effort.