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Five Internships That Need Amazing Applicants
FindSpark. Marketing & Events Intern. Paid.
FindSpark is a community dedicated to inspiring career optimism in young creatives through education, events, and networking. FindSpark is looking for a self-starter and a stellar writer to take concepts and articulate them across Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, and blog posts. The Marketing & Events Intern will present new and interesting ideas, execute them quickly, measure the results, and make recommendations for the next time around. As part of a small team, the intern will be mentored and taught everything the team knows. Bonus points if you’ve attended previous FindSpark events, have Photoshop or photography skills, or have experience with Excel, Google Analytics, Hootsuite, or Instagram.
Diane von Furstenberg. Accessories Merchandising Intern. Paid.
Diane von Furstenberg is a global luxury lifestyle brand and one of the premier names in American fashion. They are seeking an intern for their Merchandising department to help facilitate the product life cycle through preparing competitive analysis, managing sample inventory, and creating best seller recaps. Interns must be college students, who are team players, able to work independently, possess analytical and problem solving skills, strong Excel proficiency and be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment.
Noom. Design Intern. Paid.
Noom is an NYC startup that creates fun and easy-to-use mobile apps providing intelligent nutrition and exercise coaching. They are seeking a design intern to work directly with their Creative Director, Marketing Manager, and VP of Product to work together with the Product team creating new ideas for landing pages and apps, create online content, ads, banners, and assist the Design team in daily workflow. Applicants should be college students or recent grads with experience in graphic design, proficient in Adobe Suite applications, demonstrate strong visual style, and be team-oriented with the ability to work independently. Knowledge of HTML and CSS is a plus.
Sparks & Honey. Content/Copy Storytelling Intern. Paid.
Sparks and Honey is a new agency based on the belief that cultural relevance is the most important business driver in today’s economy and was named Ad Age’s Top Ten Agencies to Watch 2014. They are looking for content/copy storytelling interns to join their team, able to express themselves creatively across a wide range of disciplines as writers, artists/designers, and creative technologists. Interns should be able to work full-time for a period of 3 months. Interns will focus on turning insights and content opportunities into communication artifacts for their clients.
Five Entry-Level Jobs That Need Amazing Applicants
DanceMotion USA. Project Assistant.
Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), an internationally recognized presenter of contemporary performing arts and cinema, is seeking a Project Assistant to provide logistical coordination and serve as an interdepartmental liaison for the DanceMotion USA SM program at BAM. They are looking for someone to provide logistical assistance, run social media accounts, prepare materials for trips and tours, and more. Applicants should have a minimum of 2 years professional experience in the non-profit performing arts, excellent writing and computer skills, experience with creating promotional materials, and experience working cross-culturally.
New York Public Library. Associate Manager – Online Giving and E-communications.
The New York Public Library is the second largest public library in the United States, with a mission to inspire lifelong learning, advance knowledge, and strengthen our communities. They are seeking a digital marketer to advance the NYPL’s online fundraising strategies through building, testing, and launching email messages, monitoring deliverability and click through rates, building donation and RSVP ticket forms, maintaining the department-wide communication calendar and more. Ideal applicants should have 2-3 years of demonstrated experience with direct response email programs for a non-profit, political campaign, or corporation, be familiar with online fundraising tools and CMS systems, and possess functional knowledge of HTML.
Loove. Video Czar.
Loove is an independent, artist-run A/V studio and venue and they are seeking an experienced and creative videographer with management experience to help shape and optimize their live video program. The videographer would focus on filming a wide range of musical events and postproduction projects in coordination with their label team, developing the set design, optimizing the technical and lighting setup, and developing their vision and visual identity. Applicants should have a broad and flexible aesthetic palette, comfortable managing a team, and be willing to fill multiple strategic and technical roles as needed. Proactivity and engagement are requisite.
Adcade. Junior Rich Media Campaign Manager.
Adcade is a digital advertising agency that creates mobile first, cross screen experiences for their clients. The Junior Rich Media Campaign Manager will be responsible for managing campaigns from start to finish, working with sales, creative and technical teams, and external clients, managing campaigns, and driving on-time, successful campaign launches. Applicants should be passionate for digital advertising with service experience, possess strong interest in entrepreneurship and mobile technology, excellent analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills, and a track record of success working in fast-paced environments with meticulous attention to detail.
Net-A-Porter. Product Sub-Editor.
Net-A-Porter is the leading fashion, media, and commerce group helping to make the world a more stylish place through innovation, creative thinking, and pioneering technology. They are seeking someone to act as the Project Sub-Editor copying check uploads, subbing copy details, ensuring editorial content across product pages reflects the aims, values, and house style, conduct regular audits of the site to check for consistency and accuracy, and various other duties. Ideal applicants should possess 1-2 years of experience working as a sub-editor/copy editor or proofreader in an editorial or e-commerce environment, possess excellent grammar skills and ability to adapt to house style, be extremely detail-oriented and must have strong communication skills.