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Five Internships That Need Amazing Applicants
JWT. Summer Internship. Paid.
JWT is one of the world’s best-known marketing communications brands that has been pioneering ideas for the past 150 years. Interns will be able to experience real-life projects as well as experience life in an advertising agency. They should be resourceful, innovative, and focused individuals who can embrace challenges with imagination and flair.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Summer Mentoring Program. Paid.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is one of the world’s largest and finest art museums. Interns are assigned to a department, working closely with a supervisor on special and ongoing projects as well as a mentor. Responsibilities include researching ancient objects for potential merchandise, assisting with photo shoots, and writing condition reports on Museum objects. This internship is open to college students of diverse backgrounds who will have completed their sophomore or junior year by the beginning of the internship. Preference will be given to those who will have completed their junior year.
Assouline Publishing. Videography Intern. College Credit.
Assouline Publishing Inc., publisher of luxury book editions with a focus on art, design, and culture, is looking for a Videographer intern. This position will report to the Ecommerce Manager and is ideal for a film student with a video portfolio. The intern should be creative, results-driven, and deadline-oriented.
Tasting Table. Editorial Intern. Paid.
Tasting Table, the daily email publication devoted to the best of food and drink culture, is seeking an Editorial Intern. The intern will work closely with his or her editor to provide fact-checking support, as well as assistance with research, editorial administrative duties, and possibly writing and photo production. This position will be specifically developed with the intern to reflect his or her own interests, with the goal of helping him or her build hands-on experience. The role requires obsessive attention to detail, time-management skills, as well as strong research and writing skills and the ideal intern should have good knowledge of New York City and national food scenes.
Bloomberg. Print News Internship. Paid.
Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people, and ideas. Interns will produce breaking news stories under deadline for our coverage of markets, companies, economies, and governments. Responsibilities include pitching and writing enterprise stories, conducting exclusive interviews, and collaborating with our other media platforms. Knowledge of global financial markets and prior experience in journalism is a plus.
Five Entry-Level Jobs That Need Amazing Applicants
New York Botanical Garden. Humanities Reserch Program Coordinator.
The New York Botanical Garden is a museum of plant collections arranged in gardens and landscapes and includes comprehensive education programs and wide-ranging research programs. This position is for a Humanities Research Program Coordinator for its newly established Humanities Institute funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The Coordinator will organize an ongoing program of scholarly events including major symposia, a short-term residency program, and various further responsibilities.
Saks Fifth Avenue. Alterations Associate.
Saks Fifth Avenue is a historic brand, with a history as a fashion innovator, offering the finest quality in men’s and women’s fashions. This position will report directly to the Alteration Manager and is responsible for producing high-quality altered merchandise within established timeframes, providing customer service, establishing and maintaining customer relationships, and working effectively with team members. Possession of a strong technical background in specialty skills and the ability to sew a wide range of garments to fit both male and female clients is required.
Seat Geek. Freelance Content Writer.
SeatGeek changes how people are buying tickets through a powerful user experience and makes the buying decision simple, fun, and easy. This position is for a reliable, experienced freelance writer, able to produce four to six 200-word news blurbs a week. Copy will cover tour date announcements, tour rumors, one-off show announcements, and festival announcements from a wide range of musicians and genres.
Greatist. Associate Editor, Digital.
Greatist, a health & fitness startup focused on providing the best healthy living content, is the fastest-growing health site with over 4 million unique views per month. They are seeking a sharp, super motivated Associate Editor to join their awesome creative team and to work with the Editorial Director. Responsibilities include writing, editing, publishing features and quick-turn posts about the latest news and research.
Percolate. Client Solutions.
Percolate is a content marketing platform that helps brands create content at scale. They are looking for an Associate to join their Client Solutions team to work directly and consult with users of their software platform. Presentation and copywriting skills, working knowledge of social platforms, and a dedication to client happiness is a must.