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Five Internships That Need Amazing Applicants
4A (American Association of Advertising Agencies). 2015 MAIP Intern. Paid.
The American Association of Advertising Agencies (the national trade association representing the U.S. advertising agency business) has annually connected over 100+ aspiring multicultural entry-level advertising professionals with prestigious advertising agencies nationwide through their MAIP internships. Internships combine real-world work experience, networking opportunities within the industry, and a valuable professional credential to better position themselves in the marketplace. In addition to an internship, interns participate in a series of professional development workshops and seminars, networking opportunities, and agency tours. Applicants need to apply by November 3rd.
Imprint Projects. Production & Marketing Intern. Paid.
Imprint Projects develops innovative brand platforms, working with non-profits, business, and communities. They are looking for a Production and Marketing Intern to support their team, offering hands-on experience including assisting the managing partners, event planning, updating budgets, and assisting with day-to-day operations. Applicants should be very comfortable with computers, possess excellent written, oral, and presentation skills, be organized, flexible self-starters who are willing to learn, and have strong interpersonal, planning, and analytical skills. A passion for art, fashion, design, film, music, and/or social activism is required and Excel/Adobe Creative Suite skills are a big plus.
ABLE Social. Awesome Social Media Intern. Paid.
ABLE is a small and creative marketing agency in NYC, catering exclusively to the food, wine, and hospitality industry. They are looking for a Wine Marketing Intern to assist with wine-related projects including organizing La Nuit En Rose 2015 Wine Festival in Miami and New York, researching and contacting potential partners and sponsors, helping develop the marketing plan, and more. Applicants should love wine, be extremely organized, active in social media platforms, have strong verbal and writing skills, and possess a solid understanding of the digital space and its marketing potential.
Saks 5th Avenue. Executive Excellence Program Internship. Paid.
Saks Fifth Avenue is a historic brand, with a history as a fashion innovator, offering the finest quality in men’s and women’s fashions. They are looking for an intern for their Executive Excellence Internship, a unique opportunity to high-potential college juniors, interested in a career with a fast-paced, dynamic, luxury retail organization. Interns will be given exposure to the merchant functions, including buying and planning, and will receive additional training through hands-on accelerated learning. Applicants should be working towards a BA/BS with a 3.0+ GPA, possess proven leadership abilities, strong analytical and organizational skills, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to promote teamwork and collaboration.
Five Entry-Level Jobs That Need Amazing Applicants
4A (American Association of Advertising Agencies). Communications Manager.
The American Association of Advertising Agencies is the national trade association representing the U.S. advertising agency business, offering its members the broadest possible services, expertise, and information concerning advertising. They are looking for a Communications Manager to be responsible for developing, refining, and executing media relations and public relations programs to promote the association’s mission, services, and events. Responsibilities include writing and distributing press releases, developing media materials, overseeing content of 4A’s website, and more. Ideal applicants should have 5 years of public relations experience, superior writing and editing skills, digital and social media expertise, strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to manage multiple projects with attention to detail.
Design Republic. Marketing Coordinator.
Design Republic is a team of design and architectural professionals that develops branded experiences that capture each client’s brand and cultural attributes. They are looking for a Marketing Coordinator to report directly to the Marketing Manager, with effective project time management skills and strong organizational abilities. Responsibilities include managing the proposal process and submissions, manage coordination of all graphic and written assets, update marketing and project database, coordinate and design ongoing newsletter, and more. Applicants should have a BA in Marketing, Design, or English, three to five years marketing experience, be proficient in Adobe Creative Suite and MS Office, and able to work well with deadlines, multiple projects, and consistent, thorough follow-through.
Jun Group. Ad Operations Coordinator.
Jun Group is an advertising agency that sets the standard for online video, handling branded content for Chrysler, Kellogg’s, Microsoft, Conde Nast, and many others. They are looking for an entry-level advertising operations coordinator to help them manage their growing list of projects. Responsibilities include managing the campaign process, analyzing performance metrics, generating reports, drafting client communications, and more. Applicants should be thorough and detail-oriented, able to naturally create order from chaos, be well-spoken and excellent writers, and thrive in fast-paced, entrepreneurial environments.
Bowlmor AMF. Junior Designer.
Bowlmor AMF is the leader in bowling entertainment composed of Bowlmor Lanes, the innovators of upscale bowling, and AMF, the largest mass-market bowling brand in the world. They are looking for a talented junior designer to join their creative team. This person is responsible for bringing initiatives and concepts to life across multiple platforms, developing unique concepts that are on-brand and consumer motivating. Applicants should be reliable, team players, take ownership and responsibility for assigned projects, proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, possess knowledge of Adobe After Effect, HTML, and other marketing-related content management tools.
bitly. Sales Development Representative.
bitly, a URL shortening service, helps users to own, understand, and activate their best audience through the power of the link. They are looking for a Sales Development Representative to own a process that is crucial to bitly’s business and developing that process as a seamless bridge from marketing to sales. Responsibilities include outreach to all inbound leads that need qualification, qualified lead assignment to inside sales team, outbound prospecting for new contacts at companies not yet using bitly and more. Applicants should have one to two years experience in a client communication position, ideally in new client development, familiarity with Salesforce and Hubspot or comparable marketing measurement management tools, and experience in a team environment that required email and phone outreach and analyzed performance by measured results.