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Five Internships That Need Amazing Applicants
BuzzFeed. Creative Fellow. Paid.
BuzzFeed is the leading media company for the social age, intensely focused on delivering high-quality original reporting, insight, and viral content across a rapidly expanding array of subject areas. They are looking for those eager to master the tools and techniques of the social web for their Creative Fellowship by writing and editing posts tailored to BuzzFeed’s audience, exploring how people share on social sites, and working with brand messaging and campaign goals to create work for advertisers. Applicants should be hungry culture maniacs obsessed with the things people are sharing, liking, recommending, and talking about, an eagerness to break into advertising, an interest in combining strategic thinking with creative execution, and a genuine, wide-eyed love of pop culture in all its forms.
Arnold Worldwide. Advertising Intern. Paid.
Arnold Worldwide, an advertising agency, powers brands with the reach, resources and integrated capabilities of a big agency, and the creative, nimble, “nothing-we-canʼt-do” attitude of a smaller shop. They are looking for advertising interns in their creative and marketing departments to gain firsthand experience in the fast–paced advertising world. They are looking for passionate and diligent interns with a serious work ethic. Applicants should have excellent verbal and writing skills, demonstrated leadership skills, and be proactive and entrepreneurial.
Success Academy Charter Schools. Fall 2014 Talent Intern. Paid.
Success Academy Charter Schools is redefining what is possible in public education to build exceptional world-class public schools that all children from all backgrounds can succeed in college and life. They are seeking an intern to support their talent team who supports their growing network of schools and network level staff. The intern will assist with tracking metrics, responding and redirecting general inquiries, helping their talent recruitment advertising campaigns, and more. Interns will also have the opportunity to attend department and network-wide meetings, sit in on interviews, and participate in discussions around talent recruitment and performance management tactics.
Escalate. Event Marketing Intern. College Credit.
Escalate is an award-winning New York based event marketing firm, seeking a marketing intern to manage national brands event marketing and promotions. The intern will be immersed in event development and strategy, while working with the team in market research and event management. Responsibilities include assisting in client and event coverage, marketing research and analysis, creating client reporting documents, and more. Applicants should have strong writing and communication skills, be a very fast learner and ability to multitask, possess a team-oriented attitude, and proficient in MS Office.
XO Group. Public Relations Intern. Paid.
XO Group Inc., is a global media and technology leader devoted to weddings, pregnancy, and everything in between. They are seeking a hard-working, self-motivated, creative and resourceful Public Relations Intern. The intern will hone writing, communication, and event production skills while learning to develop targeted media lists, draft pitches, track media placements, and coordinate deliveries to key media contacts. This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone interested in a career in Public Relations, Marketing, and Event Planning. Applicants should have excellent writing and communication skills, ability to multi-task, possess attention to detail, and be a problem-solver and self-starter.
Five Entry-Level Jobs That Need Amazing Applicants
Laird+Partners. Administrative Assistant to the CEO.
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 Administrative Assistant to support the CEO. 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 more. Applicants should have exceptional verbal and written communication skills, ability to use discretion and maintain confidentiality, and able to work well in a team environment.
33Across. Campaign Analyst.
33Across is the leading social sharing and content discovery platform, with over 400 Fortune 1000 brands and a million premium publisher partners. They are looking for a Campaign Analyst to become a core member of their Operations team and manage a portfolio of digital campaigns for the world’s largest brands, perfect for someone with 1-2 years of experience in digital advertising, a quantitative background, and a desire to be a part of a fast-paced startup. Responsibilities include becoming an expert on campaign optimization, managing a portfolio of campaigns across major ad platforms, analyzing campaign performance data, and more. Applicants should have 1+ years of experience in advertising technology with online media buying and selling, strong organization, communication, and presentation skills, demonstrated ability to use data to troubleshoot and solve complex problems.
Wasabi Rabbit. Assistant Account Executive.
Wasabi Rabbit is a Veteran-owned agency that combines knowledge and imagination to help forward thinking businesses prosper and inspire positive change. They are seeking an Assistant Account Executive to wear many hats, supporting agency Account Services and Creative teams in the day-to-day management of marketing and advertising projects. Applicants should be highly motivated, intelligent, bright and fun-loving person with 1-2 years experience in sales, marketing, or advertising, possess strong writing, spreadsheet, and presentation skills, creativity and problem solving skills, and people skills for customer service and internal team building and collaboration.
HUSH is a design agency building digital content and experiences that create brand recognition. They are seeking a talented designer with proficient knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite. Ideal applicants should have 2+ years of industry experience, knowledge of design, illustration and the workflow of time-based and interactive media. Typography and illustration skills always appreciated.