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Five Internships That Need Amazing Applicants
Grey. PR Intern. Paid.
Grey Activation and PR is a division of Grey, one of the only agencies to be named one of Fast Company’s “50 Most Innovative Companies in the World” two years in a row, working with clients from Febreze to Ellen DeGeneres. They are seeking interns to be a crucial part of their team with exposure to clients and high level executives. They provide valuable training in integrated marketing and PR, but also entrusting interns with important responsibilities. Ideal candidates should be smart, enthusiastic, and creative go-getters with excellent written and verbal communication skills, deep knowledge of and passion for pop culture, and the world of advertising, PR, media, and marketing agencies.
CrossMedia. Media Intern. Paid.
Crossmedia is an award-winning, communications planning and media services agency based in New York City. They are looking for interns to help with client-related and administrative responsibilities. Tasks include general office and account support such as scheduling media, phone and mail management, communicating with sales reps, researching, concept development, and developing new media ideas. Ideal candidates should be resourceful, fluent in MS Office, be highly detail-oriented, comfortable in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment, passionate about advertising and learning, and possess a witty disposition.
Travelzoo. Intern. Paid.
Travelzoo offers deals on flights, hotels, vacation packages, cruises, and local & entertainment deals. They are seeking an intern to scour the market for the best airfare deals, write clear, concise, and engaging copy for the blog and social media channels, learn to be an optimization expert, and more. Ideal candidates should have a top-notch academic record with street smarts, social media fluency, excellent writing and analytical skills, and passion, logic, and determination in research. Previous experience and passion in the travel or Internet media industries or familiarity with Google Analytics, WordPress, and Bit.ly are pluses.
Cohn & Wolfe. Graphic Design Intern. Paid.
Cohn & Wolfe, a global top public relations firm, is seeking a highly creative, motivated Graphic Design Intern for their New York office. The intern will be able to touch many things from new business presentations, logo designs, infographics, motion graphics, and branding. The ideal candidate must possess knowledge of either Quark or Adobe Creative Suite, be organized, passionate, possess strong design skills, be capable of juggling multiple projects at once, and must be able to interact effectively with all levels of employees from junior staff to the CEO. Previous experience working in a design environment and interfacing with outside vendors, especially printers, is a plus, along with any multimedia experience.
Total Management. Admin Assistant to Senior Team. Stipend/College Credit.
Total Management is a leading event and lifestyle management company that produces and hosts events for the film, music, and fashion industries and international charities. They are seeking an Admin Assistant to assist the Vice Presidents, manage booking meetings, assist with bookings for Total Access members, forms, payments, and new openings. The ideal candidate must have a confident persona and in-depth knowledge of New York City, excellent attention to detail and a hard-working attitude, be a keen team player, possess strong research capabilities and MS Office skills, and confident when dealing with a variety of clientele.
Five Entry-Level Jobs That Need Amazing Applicants
Felix. Media Sales Associate.
Felix powers local commerce by connecting consumers with businesses at the moment they’re ready to make a purchase. They are looking for a Media Sales Associate to speak with small business owners to consult on Felix’s services and products, drive new business acquisition, learn sales techniques and develop new sales strategies, and develop excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills. Ideal candidates must be passionate and fun-loving, be able to take challenges head-on and face rejection with a positive attitude, desire to put in 115%, possess excellent time management and organization skills, written and verbal communication skills, and strong MS Office skills and familiarity with e-mail and the Internet.
Random House. Learning & Development Coordinator.
Penguin Random House, Inc. is the world’s largest general trade book publisher. They are seeking a Coordinator to join the Learning and Development team of the Human Resources department and report to the Senior Director, Learning and Development. Responsibilities include acting as the first point of contact for all L&D related queries, coordinating training programs, sourcing and booking rooms and venues, establishing and maintaining L&D records, maintaining the intranet and website pages, and more. Ideal candidates should have at least one year of experience in an administrative/coordinator role, be accurate, highly organized, and possess an exceptional attention to detail, enjoy the variety of being based across multiple sites and supporting different businesses, and have the ability to take initiative and act as part of a team, ready to dive in. Experience with Learning Management Systems, in L&D, or HR at a creative or media company are pluses.
Rent the Runway. Holiday Help Customer Communications Junior Associate.
They are seeking a Holiday Help Customer Communications Junior Associate to provide world-class customer service through interactions on the phone, email, and chat, help customers with any issues related to the shopping experience, provide solutions to any order-related issues, assist with administrative projects by the Customer Insights management team, and more. Applicants should demonstrate a positive attitude and enthusiastic demeanor, maintain a high level of service awareness at all times, have a flexible schedule and willingness to work non-traditional shifts, have strong computer skills, and be comfortable making judgment calls.
Work & Company. Product Manager.
Work & Company is a digital product design and development company based in Brooklyn, New York. They are looking for a Product Manager to join their team. Ideally, you’ll have hands-on experience managing design and development on fast-moving web, mobile, and gaming platform engagements. Strong scoping and project management skills required; an interest in digital strategy is a bonus.
Poptip. Product Designer.
Poptip organizes unstructured conversation into an immediately actionable format, working on difficult data problems with well-known brands like Lóreal, Spotify, the NFL, and others. They are looking for a Product Designer to lead the development of new products, visual standards, and features. Responsibilities include creating wireframes, user flows, and mockups, working closely with the data team to identify and develop insightful and effective methods, experiment, prototype, and iterate on product interactions. You can apply with an updated portfolio, a description of what excites you about the position, and any additional info that you think would be useful.