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Five Internships That Need Amazing Applicants
Kaufmann Mercantile. Product Team Intern. College Credit.
Kaufmann Mercantile is an e-commerce startup and online store offering the finest made products from 300 of the world’s best manufacturers and telling the stories of those who made them. They are seeking an intern to join their dynamic buying and planning team to assist the buying office, participate in the collection of detailed and accurate product information, partner with warehouse-based staff and vendors, assist the buying office with PO entry and maintenance, and more. Applicants should have a detail-oriented and conscientious approach to their work, be able to remain flexible and work independently, be a self-starter, proficient in Excel, have excellent written and verbal skills, be able to communicate, and solve problems effectively, Exposure to retail math and analyzing data is also necessary.
L’Oréal. 12 Month Internship: L’Oréal Luxe Division Social Media. Paid.
L’Oréal has set itself the mission of offering all women and men worldwide the best of cosmetics innovation in terms of quality, efficacy and safety. They are looking for an energetic, hard-working, creative individual to join their team as the Social Media Intern. The intern will be responsible for supporting their social media communications for brands in the Luxury portfolio, deliver associated brand messages, create new profiles and pages, write quality posts, upload videos and photos, and more. Applicants should have majored in Public Relations, English, Journalism, Communications, or Business, have a strong eye for creativity, be highly organized with a strong attention to detail, have strong communication skills, and a passion for social media.
CompStak. Editorial Intern. Paid.
CompStak is the world’s first comprehensive database of commercial lease deal information. They are looking for an Editorial Intern to help them write blog content, write stories based on data they provide, gather images, interview commercial real estate industry executives, help design and create the blog, and more. Applicants should have strong reporting and writing skills, be willing to go out of their way to gather additional information, have experience in publishing to web or print. Familiarity with commercial real estate is helpful.
DonorsChoose. Marketing Intern. Stipend.
DonorsChoose is an online charity that makes it easy for anyone to help students in need.They are looking for a Marketing Intern to be responsible for representing the brand, interact with donors and teachers on social media, produce social media content, draft donor emails, and support the marketing team. Applicants should know the ins-and-outs of social media platforms, nerd out on grammar rules, enjoy the fast-paced, startup-like environment, like research, and be a team player.
Tommy Hilfiger. Summer Technical Design Intern. College Credit.
As one of the world’s leading premium lifestyle brands, Tommy Hilfiger delivers superior styling, quality, and value to consumers worldwide. They are looking for a Summer Technical Design Intern to support the technical design teams, measure all Fit and TOP samples, prepare paperwork for fittings, attend fittings, and more. Applicants must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program, possess knowledge of MS Office, be familiar with the design and tech design process, have experience measuring garments, and be a self-starter.
Five Entry-Level Jobs That Need Amazing Applicants
Kaufmann Mercantile. In House Product Photographer and Retoucher.
Kaufmann Mercantile is an e-commerce startup and online store offering the finest made products from 300 of the world’s best manufacturers and telling the stories of those who made them. They are seeing a Product Photographer and Retoucher to organize and execute in-house product shoots, color correct and retouch site images, keep an organized archive of image assets, and manage inventory of product samples. Applicants should have a keen eye and developed taste for great products, think creatively and love to learn, have excellent communication and problem-solving skills, and enjoy the fast pace of the start-up environment.
Mic. Arts Editor.
Mic is the premier news and media company for young people, engaging an educated and mobile audience with the issues that define a generation. They are looking for an Arts Editor to work directly with a team of writers to publish original stories about what’s happening in arts and entertainment. Responsibilities include shaping the voice and direction of the Arts section, plan news coverage and build their editorial calendar, generate fresh, interesting story ideas, produce quality stories by managing a team of 5+ staff writers and editorial fellows, and spot new talent and recruit young writers to Mic. Applicants should have 2-3 years of experience at a high-volume, quality news outlet, have clips from online publications, have strong knowledge of AP style, and obsessive interest in arts and entertainment.
WeWork. Event Manager.
WeWork is a platform for creators to provide the space, community, and services users need to create their life’s work. They are looking for a passionate and talented Event Manager to be responsible for producing large-scale events for WeWork and work closely with their Director of Events. The Event Manager is responsible for coordinating budgeting, project timelines, contract and vendor negotiation, overall experience and final execution. Applicants should have 3+ years of experience, have produced against at least a million dollar budget, be consistently calm, be a resourceful team player, be highly creative, and have knowledge of cutting-edge production technology.
VICE Media. Digital Production Manager.
VICE operates the world’s premier original online video destination, VICE.COM, an international network of digital channels, a television production studio, and other media entities. They’re launching a new role for a Digital Advertising Production Manager to build a variety of rich media HTML5 ads, work with desktop, tablet, and mobile ad formats, work closely with their in-house design team, and more. Applicants must have 2+ years of experience with digital ad production, experience with the Flite ad building platform, ad production in Flash, proficiency with Adobe CS, especially Photoshop. Knowledge of Doubleclick Studio a plus.
Universal McCann. Assistant Media Planner.
Universal McCann is a global media agency that fuses curiosity and creativity to unlock advantage for brands through media. They are looking for an Assistant Media Planner to help build a media plan, use qualitative and quantitative research to develop consumer insights, compile research and competitive data, develop tactical components, and more. Applicants should be able to perform basic media math calculations, have strong written, oral communication skills and attention to detail, be able to learn quickly and work well under pressure, and be able to multitask.