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Five Internships That Need Amazing Applicants
Brooklyn Bridge Ventures. PR Intern / Freelancer. Paid.
Brooklyn Bridge Ventures is a participant in the vibrant NYC innovation community and the first venture capital fund based in Brooklyn, NY. They are looking for a PR intern or freelancer to help a diverse set of startup companies for 5-10 hours per week. Responsibilities include creating press contact lists and mailings, creating editorial schedules, and editing/writing. Applicants should have great storytelling skills, be able to understand why their audience would care about a topic, able to personalize notes to press very quickly based on quick internet research.
L’Oreal. Global Marketing Talent Development and Acquisition. Paid.
L’Oréal has set itself the mission of offering all women and men worldwide the best of cosmetics innovation in terms of quality, efficacy and safety. They are looking for a recent grad to support the Global Marketing Talent Acquisition and Development team. Responsibilities include managing the day to day logistics, posting jobs and screening resumes, scheduling key meetings, assisting the Talent Development team and more. Applicants should have previous experience in an office setting, be able to manage, prioritize multiple assignments, and possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. Excellent problem-solving skills is a must and interest in recruitment or talent development is a plus.
BetterCloud. Content Marketing Internship. Paid.
BetterCloud’s mission is to improve the Google Apps experience by helping IT administrators, end-users, and resellers. They are looking for interns to join their Content Marketing Team to be responsible for creating content like videos and longform articles on Google Apps features. Other responsibilities include designing and monitoring a newsletter, updating websites, and more. Prior experience with Google Apps is a major plus. Applicants should also have basic video editing experience, strong writing skills, organizational skills, proficiency with HTML, and experience with WordPress.
Makerbot. Industrial Design Intern. Paid.
MakerBot was founded in 2009 and specializes in desktop 3D printers and scanners. They are seeking an Industrial Design Intern to assist the team in developing new product concepts and experiences, collaborate with other product development teams, actively participate in brainstorming sessions and design reviews, and more. Applicants should be self-motivated and have a spirit of creativity, innovative thinking, and a sharp attention to detail, possess great sketching and Solidworks modelling skills, have strong visual, written, and verbal communication skills, and a passion for 3D printing.
CBS Interactive. Summer 2015 Video Production Intern. Paid.
CBS Interactive is the premier online content network with the information and entertainment people crave. They are looking for a Video Production Intern to assist with all facets of video production and post-production. Responsibilities include acting as a grip/camera assistant, camera/teleprompter operator, and Final Cut Pro video editor, working with producers in researching stories, and more. Applicants must be current students majoring in video or film production, have experience in and passion for video production, experience editing in Final Cut Pro, have strong organizational skills, and be able to multitask under severe deadlines.
Five Entry-Level Jobs That Need Amazing Applicants
Wilton Brands. Junior Graphic Artist.
Wilton Brands has a portfolio of iconic brands and is the leading supplier in the crafts industry. They are seeking a Junior Graphic Artist who will act as a resource for the Senior Art Director and produce content for the Simplicity pattern business. Responsibilities include creating graphic for printed catalog and patterns, designing instruction files, creating support collateral, performing minimal prepress work, and more. Applicants should have knowledge of Adobe CS6, have excellent typography skills, possess working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel, and have strong communication skills and attention to detail.
Martha Stewart Living. Designer, Textiles.
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. They are seeking a Designer for textiles as directed by the Deputy Design Director and to oversee product development. Responsibilities include maintaining a strong sense of the Martha Stewart Living design aesthetic throughout all merchandise, creating thematic concept boards, building strong relationships with merchants, and more. Ideal applicants should have experience working in Photoshop, Illustrator, and PointCarre, at least three years of experience in textile design, possess high organizational skills, have an aesthetically keen eye for high-end design.
Method Studios. Junior Level Nuke Compositor.
Method Studios is an award-winning, international visual effects group. They are seeking a junior-level Nuke Compositor to joins its 2D team of artists. Responsibilities include matching color, lighting, and exposure of stock elements, transforming and warping elements as needed, 2D/3D camera tracking, and more. Applicants should have a minimum of 1-2 years of node-based compositing software experience, experience with Keylight, Primatte, or Ultimatte, strong problem-solving skills, be a team player with a great attitude and be dependable.
Broadcast Music Incorporated. Associate Director.
BMI is the largest music rights organization in the U.S. and is still nurturing new talent and new music. They are seeking an Associate Director to recruit and assist prospective writers and publishers to BMI, including maintaining a working knowledge of BMI’s role in the music industry, managing the relationship between BMI and its affiliates, answering affiliate inquiries, developing relationships with up-and-coming professionals, and more. Applicants should have a minimum of 3 to 5 years experience in the music industry, must have a substantial industry contact list, working knowledge of the song and music process, music industry trade and professional organizations, and excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Scripps Networks. Cooking Channel Public Relations Intern.
Scripps Network Interactive is a leader in lifestyle media in the home, food, and travel categories, including the Cooking Channel. They are seeking an intern with previous internship experience in a related field, who is also a rising or current junior or senior, grad student, or recent graduate. Responsibilities include updating, tracking, and researching contacts for press lists, tracking and organizing press clips, aiding in the production and distribution of materials, and more.