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Five Internships That Need Amazing Applicants
Museum of Modern Art. Department of Architecture & Design Intern. Paid.
The Museum of Modern Art is dedicated to being the foremost museum of modern art in the world through establishing, preserving, and documenting a permanent collection of modern and contemporary art. They are seeking an intern to assist with a major MoMA exhibition and publication, “Modern Architecture in Latin America 1955-1980”. Responsibilities include assisting with research and clearing image rights, handling correspondence and project inquiries, and assisting with organization of exhibition works. The ideal candidate will have experience in curatorial and research settings, completed scholarly research for academic or museum projects, and have a working knowledge of best practices in curatorial procedures.
Animoto. Design Intern. Paid.
Animoto is a video creation service that transforms photos and video clips into polished videos, by combining them with words, music, and templates. They are seeking a curious, creative intern for their marketing team, who is currently in a four-year design program. Responsibilities include helping to produce production-ready assets, creating basic landing pages, and collaborating with other designers. Ideal applicants should have a friendly and collaborative attitude, the ability to work independently or within a group, and have an interest in iconography, vector illustration, and photography.
Urban Outfitters.Visual Display Intern.College Credit.
Urban Outfitters offers a lifestyle-specific shopping experience for those with an interest in contemporary art, music, and fashion. They are seeking an intern to support the store visual team, successfully implementing all display elements within a store. Candidates must be passionate about fashion, home design, highly creative, and have an interest in learning about the retail industry. Knowledge of various textiles and materials, familiarity with power tools, basic construction techniques, and installation is preferred. Interns should also be able to work a minimum of 12 hours a week.
MediaStorm is an award-winning film production and interactive design studio whose work gives voice and meaning to the most pressing issues of our time. Their stories demystify complex issues, humanize statistics, and inspire audiences to take action on issues that matter. MediaStorm is looking for interns under the categories of Producer, Motion Graphic and Development. If you’re motivated, highly-organized, and passionate about multimedia, they’d love to hear from you.
The Huffington Post. PR and Communications Fellow. Paid.
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
Food Network. Sales Planner.
Cooking Channel is an entertainment brand dedicated to today’s passionate food lover. Their Ad Sales department is seeking a highly motivated Sales Planner to develop sales presentations for Account Executives, manage process and handle requests, and research and develop client marketing strategies. Ideal candidates must have two years experience in advertising, buying, and/or planning with an ability to work independently in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment and a keen eye for detail.
Teachers College at Columbia University. Social Media/Communications Coordinator.
The Laurie M. Tisch Center, part of Teachers College, cultivates research about connections between a just, sustainable food system and healthy eating and translates it into recommendations and resources for educators, policy makers, and community advocates. They are currently seeking a Social Media/Communications Coordinator to work with staff, helping to build an identifiable brand, maintain and grow a contacts database, develop and maintain social media presence, and other duties. Ideal candidates should have a minimum of one year experience in social media/communications, knowledge and interest in nutrition education and sustainable food systems, and the ability to design effective social media campaigns.
MTV. Music and Talent Assistant.
MTV, part of the Viacom Media Networks, is a basic cable and satellite television channel, to watch the latest music videos from hit music artists and catch up on celebrity and music news. The Music and Talent team is seeking an assistant to support the VP, Music and Talent Programming & Strategy, and the VP, Creative Music Integration. Responsibilities include: heavy calendar management, establishing and maintaining departmental files, screening mail, responding to inquiries, and building good working relationships. The ideal candidate will have two years of executive assistant experience, and one year in licensing and music supervision, a strong knowledge of record labels, artists, publishers, and managers, and the ability to prioritize. Editing and graphic design experience is a major plus.
Mission Capital Advisors. Junior Graphic Designer.
Mission Capital Advisors is one of the leading boutique financial advisory firms, advising leading financial institutions on loan sale financing transactions. They are currently seeking a Junior Graphic Designer to assist in creating compelling layouts, advertisements, manage heavy edit and change processes after initial drafts, among other duties. Ideal candidates should be able to regularly juggle tight deadlines, work well independently, and have a strong attention to detail.
Conductor. Social and Community Manager.
Conductor is the undisputed leader of web presence management, inspiring marketers to break their addiction to paid media and create great consumer experiences through digital marketing. They are seeking a Social and Community Manager for the management and development of editorial content on social media platforms, interact with their community, use social media monitoring tools, manage layout, scheduling, and publishing of blog posts, and other tasks. The ideal candidate is an inquisitive and creative individual with two years of experience in content, social media, and community management, enthusiasm for social media, and excellent communication skills. Knowledge of CSS/HTML design is a plus.