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Five Internships That Need Amazing Applicants
ALLIED Integrated Marketing. Movie Studio Promotions Intern. Paid.
ALLIED Integrated Marketing is a full service agency that provides clients with creative campaign ideas with national scale plus local market activation. They are seeking a Promotions Intern to assist with promotions for major movie studios including Warner Brothers, Paramount Pictures, 20th Century Fox and more. The intern will develop local grassroots promotions, research and contact potential partners, brainstorm and execute events, attend pre-release movie screenings, and much more. Ideal applicants should have excellent overall communication and writing skills, knowledge of NYC and the metro area, be flexible, resourceful, team-oriented, possess knowledge of social media, and have an outgoing personality and sense of humor.
The Roosevelt Institute. Web Intern. Paid.
The Roosevelt Institute is a nonprofit organization devoted to carrying forward the legacy and values of the Roosevelt family by developing progressive ideas and bold leadership. They are seeking a Web Intern to report to the Communications Manager and will be responsible for updating and maintaining Roosevelt Institute websites and other online initiatives. Potential tasks include post and edit copy for Roosevelt Institute websites, design a Squarespace landing page, create simple graphics and banner images, and assist with the daily morning email. Ideal applicants should be able to commit to 15-20 hours per week, have demonstrable work experience with Drupal, Squarespace, and Strikingly, have working knowledge of HTML, CSS, and PHP, be detail-oriented, and creative.
Planned Parenthood. Speechwriting Intern. Paid.
Planned Parenthood is a trusted health care provider, an informed educator, a passionate advocate, and a global partner, delivering vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of women, men, and young people worldwide. They are seeking an intern to assist the Senior Advisor and Writer with research and drafting talking points and communications, attend meetings, follow press coverage, and brainstorm creative ways to spread Planned Parenthood’s message. Ideal applicants should possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong editing skills and attention to detail, enthusiasm for storytelling, writing, and reading, and awareness of the political landscape.
Symphony Space. Film Intern. Stipend/College Credit.
Symphony Space is a performing arts center offering programs in theatre, film, literature, music, and dance. They are seeking interns for their booking department and their Films at Symphony Space series. Responsibilities include submission of internal event notices, communicating with renters, data entry, and assisting the Director of Film Programs. Interns should be available 30 hours per week.
Marketplace. Editorial Intern. Paid (FT).
Marketplace is a national daily business news program originating from the West Coast, noted for its timely, relevant and accessible coverage of business, economics, and personal finance. They are seeking an editorial intern to perform a variety of production, research, and editorial tasks, assist reporters, write show promos, and conduct pre-interviews for on-air guests. Applicants should have a demonstrated interest in journalism, have the ability to write, meet deadlines, and work independently, have strong organizational and communication skills, and be self-starters with an appetite for learning radio.
Five Entry-Level Jobs That Need Amazing Applicants
Laird+Partners. Executive Asst. to President / COO.
Laird+Partners is a leading New York-based creative agency specializing in fashion, lifestyle, and luxury branding and communications and clients include Tommy Hilfiger, Banana Republic, Donna Karen, Gap, and many others. They are seeking an Executive Assistant to support the President/COO. Candidate needs to be extremely detail-oriented, organized, and possess a great attitude, the ability to build strong relationships and credibility with staff and external contacts. Responsibilities include managing a high-volume scheduling of appointments, create accurate and detailed day-to-day calendar, heavy phone coverage and call screening, and drafting letters and email communication. Applicants should have exceptional verbal and written communication skills, ability to remain flexible, proactive, and efficient under pressure, and possess a work ethic intuitive to anticipate the needs of executives.
Kaufmann Mercantile. Photo Retouching Assistant.
Kaufmann Mercantile is a transformative lifestyle brand and eCommerce store offering unique products that are the best in their class. They are seeking a Photo Retouching Assistant with at least one year of experience, who is familiar with post production, product photography, lighting, and enthusiastic about the company with a willingness to learn. This is a unique opportunity to improve your post production skills at a company with room for growth and putting ideas into action. Applicants should have the passion to take lead and initiative in a new environment, be familiar with the startup environment, and possess great organizational skills. Candidates should include links to their portfolio, Instagram, and other media.
Women’s Marketing Inc. Digital Advertising Media Analyst.
Women’s Marketing Inc. is the leader in media strategy, planning, and buying for emerging and re-emerging brands targeting women. They are currently seeking a Digital Advertising Media Analyst, responsible for serving as the day-to-day media analytics contact for clients. The ideal candidate will have experience with analyzing metrics, experience using DoubleClick (a huge plus), troubleshooting and problem solving skills, excellent communication skills, and be detail-oriented. Responsibilities include: pulling reports, assembling reporting from vendors and partners, generating delivery and performance reports, ensuring all campaigns are optimized and tested to achieve best results, and support the needs of the Digital Campaign Manager.
Brooklyn Brew Shop. Account Coordinator.
Brooklyn Brew Shop started out of the Brooklyn Flea Market in 2009 to get space-strapped New Yorkers brewing by creating stylish, easy-to-use beer making kits. They are seeking an Account Coordinator to own and deepen relationships with Brooklyn Brew Shop’s accounts, grow annual usage of their products, research and build proficient lead lists of new markets and potential partners, represent Brooklyn Brew Shop at retail demos and beer events, and more. Ideal applicants should have at least one year of relevant work experience, preferably with sales or management consulting background, excellent organizational time management skills, be self-motivated, experience managing large, national accounts, and be someone who goes the extra mile to make people smile.
Adoptive. User Experience Designer.
Adoptive’s team of strategists, designers, and technologists work together to build brand experience, products, and services that deliver results and drive value. They are seeking a creative and problem-solving User Experience Designer to join their strategy team. Responsibilities include preparing and conducting UX research, outlining audience personas, working collaboratively with Production, Strategy, Design, and Technology teams, creating and developing clean, end-to-end user experiences that meet project goals, and more. Ideal applicants should have a minimum of 2-3 years experience creating interfaces and large-scale websites, the ability to work with technology experts to uncover and understand requirements, strong attention to detail, communication skills, and organizational skills, and a thorough understanding of how to interpret user needs and translate them. Experience with Axure or OmniGraffle is a plus.