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Five Internships That Need Amazing Applicants
Bustle. Editorial Intern. Paid.
Bustle is a news, entertainment, lifestyle, and fashion site for young women driven by a diverse and energetic collection of contributors. They are looking for an enthusiastic editorial intern to do everything from writing, social media, image and web production, research, content planning, and more. Applicants should be super organized, detail-oriented, and have previous internship and writing experience. Knowledge/experience with social media, CMS, photo editing, and SEO are helpful.
Disney-ABC. ABC Sales Creative Services Intern — Print Graphics. Paid.
The Disney ABC Television Group is home to The Walt Disney Company’s worldwide entertainment and news television properties, with a rich legacy of innovation, entertainment, and lifelong memories. ABC Creative Services supports the sales team as well as the Disney-ABC Television Group and is currently seeking an intern to be responsible for assisting graphic design and production needs, reporting to the Production Manager for ABC Creative Services. The intern will collaborate with the Production Manager to develop art design and assist with overall graphics needs, provide assistance in the creation of marketing and promotional assets, and assist with archiving design files. Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite is necessary and some background in brand design and print.
TED-Ed. TED-Ed Production Intern. Paid.
Ted.com is a critically acclaimed, award-winning website featuring inspired talks from the world’s leading thinkers and doers. TED-Ed is TED’s educational initiative that amplifies ideas and voices of teachers and students around the world. They are looking for an enthusiastic, multi-talented Production Intern to work closely with the production team to coordinate internal and external resources from initial conception to final delivery of all TED-Ed Lessons, provide administrative support, and assist with research and fact checking. Ideal applicants should have a flexible, adaptable work style, be strong writers and communicators, able to apply creative thinking and problem solving, possess an obsessive attention to detail. A wide-ranging curiosity about design, science, technology, psychology, and the arts is a plus.
Edelman. Creative Incubator Intern. Paid.
Edelman is the world’s largest public relations firm and the biggest social media agency. They are seeking the best and brightest creative minds to join its Edelman Incubator, flex their creative muscles, and have an immediate impact on some of the world’s leading brands. Applicants should have a belief in the power of well-communicated ideas to change the world, a passion for communication in all its forms, a genuine curiosity about the world, able to wear many hats, and ability to be a team player.
Turner Broadcasting. Spring 2015 truTV Research Intern. Paid.
Turner Broadcasting creates and programs branded news, entertainment, animation, and sports media on television and other platforms. They are looking for a Research Intern to support various departments, from Development to Ad Sales, reporting to the Director of Programming Research. The intern will have the opportunity to learn Nielsen software, be responsible for reports and requests, and gain an understanding of how research supports the television and media environment. Ideal candidates should have some familiarity with television programming and ratings, possess an aptitude for working with numbers and be an Excel & PowerPoint power user. A successful intern should communicate effectively, display strong organizational skills, and have an interest in the television business and enjoy turning data into knowledge.
Five Entry-Level Jobs That Need Amazing Applicants
Design Within Reach. Studio Account Executive.
Design Within Reach makes authentic modern design accessible. They are seeking a Studio Account Executive to be responsible for generating sales and providing exceptional service to all customers. Responsibilities include meeting or exceeding sales goals, expanding customer connections to the brand, using product information and design knowledge, helping customers in a courteous, knowledgeable, and interested manner, assisting in maintaining the design standards, and more. Ideal applicants should have experience in interior design or architecture, superior communication skills, the ability to identify customer needs, be design-savvy, and possess attention to detail and outstanding problem-solving skills.
Work-Bench. Community Associate.
Work-Bench is an enterprise technology growth accelerator scaling enterprise tech companies, connecting builders to buyers, co-investing, and building the best community of enterprise startups, technologists, corporations, and more. They are looking for a Community Associate to grow and nurture their community, develop workshops and events around enterprise education, track and report data, trends, and comments from the community. The ideal candidate should be an enthusiastic and empathic communicator, creative problem solver, possess a track record of taking initiative, 2+ years of work experience, and experience working with different types of organizations.
Bloomingdales. Junior Copywriter.
Like no other store in the world, Bloomingdale’s is America’s only nationwide, full-line, upscale department store. They are looking for an enthusiastic, organized person to help capture the season’s important fashion/cultural trends in the most compelling, original way and keep their online advertising innovative and inspired. The Junior Copywriter will ensure consistency and adhere to bloomingdales.com copy standards, write informative, brand-right descriptions for fashion accessories and beauty, effectively manage the production workflow, attend merchandise presentation meetings, and more. Ideal applicants should have 1 year minimum of copywriting experience, ability to think strategically about interactive design and advertising, possess strong conceptual skills, able to work independently, possess strong organizational and time management skills, and have working knowledge of Mac systems. A background in fashion retail is highly desirable.
Warner Music Group. Human Resources Assistant.
Warner Music Group is home to a collection of the best-known record labels in the music industry including Atlantic, East West, and more. They are seeking a Human Resources Assistant to provide support to the Corporate and Label employee population at WMG, specifically the Atlantic Records HR department. Responsibilities include full support to the VP and Manager of Human Resources for Atlantic Records, provide HR support to employees in various areas, manage bi-weekly payroll process, oversee the Atlantic internship program, and more. Ideal applicants should be highly organized, able to work in a fast-paced environment, be detail-oriented, possess excellent writing skills, and able to multi-task. Previous internship experience preferred but not required.
Dress for Success Worldwide. Affiliate Relations Associate.
Dress for Success is an international organization promoting the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a support network, and career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life. They are seeking an affiliate relations associate to offer targeted assistance to affiliates, provide basic help with the site and Intranet, plan and manage all aspects of the annual leadership conference, assist with the Dress for Success database and more. Applicants should have two years experience working in an office environment, superior oral communication and writing skills, a high degree of comfort with technology, and excellent attention to detail. Familiarity with non-profits is a plus.