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Five Internships That Need Amazing Applicants
Mashable. Visual Social Media Summer Intern. Paid.
Mashable is a leading news source for the Connected Generation, reporting on digital innovation and how it empowers and inspires people. They are currently seeking an ambitious and motivated undergradute or graduate-level visual social media intern. The intern will be responsible for creating new ways of telling Mashable stories through high-quality illustrations, designs, and compelling visuals in real-time. Ideal candidates should be available for 18 hours per week, based in NYC, with experience in graphic design or illustration and familiarity with visual social networks.
Brooklyn United. Design Intern. Paid.
Brooklyn United is a digital agency helping bold brands connect with audiences through ambitious and relevant strategy, design, and development in web, mobile, and social. They are seeking a Design Intern to work on both traditional and new media projects, creating everything from assets for print ad campaigns to websites from the ground up. Ideal candidates should have true zeal for all media, an ability to work well with others and think clearly under deadlines, and have an understanding for current design trends, user experience, and design technology.
CollegeHumor Media. Marketing Intern. Paid.
CollegeHumor Media is a leading online entertainment company targeting a core audience of people ages 18-49 by delivering daily comedic content. They are currently seeking a resourceful, focused marketing intern for a full-time internship. The intern will learn how to use Google Analytics, learn how to promote individual pieces of content, and brainstorm new ways to attract a larger audience. Ideal candidates should be very detail-oriented, responsible, demonstrate a strong interest in media and entertainment, and very familiar with all things tech, pop culture, and nerdy internet culture. Bonus points if the applicant has used the internet to promote something.
The Spark Group. Social Media Intern. College Credit.
The Spark Group is a full-service digital marketing & social media agency committed to the development and maintenance of online relationships. They are currently looking for an intern who excels in all things internet and has the capacity to adapt their tone and messaging. The intern will assist in developing entertaining, informative, and evocative social content for The Spark Group’s social channels and blog, develop content to promote their services, and engage with their community and select clients. The ideal candidate will be interested in technology, social media, online trends, and the interwebs and must have a basic understanding of how brands have been able to engage with their social following by developing unique online personalities.
Blood, Sweat, & Cheers. Marketing Intern. College Credit.
Blood, Sweat, and Cheers is about finding new activities and having a fun, active, and social guide to life. They are seeking a marketing intern who will report directly to the Marketing Director. The intern will be responsible for researching and identifying marketing partners, producing weekly reports on campaigns, and assisting on special projects. Candidates should be an undergraduate or graduate student.
Five Entry-Level Jobs That Need Amazing Applicants
NBCUniversal. Art Department Production Assistant.
NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. The Production Assistant will help construct sets and props, perform clerical duties, organize costumes, and other set duties. The ideal candidate should have a minimum of one year experience working in a live production setting, have production experience or administrative experience within television production.
Tommy Hilfiger. Assistant Buyer.
As one of the world’s leading premium lifestyle brands, Tommy Hilfiger deliver superior styling, quality, and value to consumers worldwide. They are currently seeking an Assistant Buyer to support the Associate Buyer/Buyer with information and data analysis necessary to make product and inventory decisions. Responsibilities include: creating and managing weekly and monthly reports, analyze weekly business and ship reports, participate in merchandise selection process, develop relationships and follow through with vendors, and other duties. Ideal candidates must be able to handle multiple projects within deadlines, be highly organized, and able to work independently.
Deep Focus. Junior Designer.
Deep Focus is a full-service, interactive marketing agency, founded in 2002, focusing on measurable, results-driven engagement. They are currently seeking a Junior Designer to help the design team develop innovative and cutting-edge experiences, experiment with new tools and techniques, and create and cut production-ready art, among other duties. The ideal candidate should have a degree in visual or graphic design, an inexorable attention to detail, experience in producing ad campaigns, and proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, and Flash. Work samples or links to should also be included.
Women’s Marketing Inc. Media Planner.
Women’s Marketing Inc. is the leader in media strategy, planning, and buying for emerging and re-emerging brands targeting women. They are currently seeking a Media Planner, responsible for supporting the sales efforts of the company and their clients through integrated media plans. The ideal candidate will understand the media buying and selling process across all media, be a great team player, and possess excellent proposal assembly and presentation skills. Responsibilities include: participate in all aspects of media buying and selling, contribute to development of client media objectives and strategies, and utilize research to recommend Media Mix and budget allocations. 1-2 years of media planning/buying experience is a must and knowledge of media planning tools is a plus.
Twitter. Administrative Assistant – Media.
Twitter helps you create and share ideas and information instantly, without barriers. They are seeking an Executive Assistant/Administrative Assistant to support the Twitter Media team. The Administrative Assistant will provide high-level administrative support, manage and maintain multiple schedules, handle information requests, possess excellent calendar management skills, and should have a strong knowledge of Google Apps and MS Office. The ideal candidate should have excellent EA experience and skills, the ability to quickly learn new tools and technologies, and able to remain energetic and positive in a fast-paced environment.