Creative Internship and Job Opportunities: Quirky, Barrel and more.

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Five Internships That Need Amazing Applicants


Quirky. Email Developer Intern.Paid.

Quirky makes invention accessible. They are looking for an eager Email Coding and HTML Intern to join their E-Commerce team in NYC. If you love code and feel just as comfortable reading and updating other people’s code as you do writing your own, take email marketing seriously and know how important it is to get the best versions in front of customer and hold yourself to a higher standard, this internship is for you!

Apply here.


Plated. Culinary Intern.Paid.

Plated, founded in 2012, is an NYC startup that is redefining the way we eat by reconnecting people to their food. They are seeking a Culinary Intern who is passionate about reconnecting people to their food and has a deep understanding of how to make recipes accessible to home cooks. Responsibilities include assisting in schedules for testing and photo-shoots, assist in recipe testing, helping the Culinary Associate, archiving nutritional data, and other projects. Ideal candidates should have strong oral and written communication skills, a passion for food, and the ability to prioritize and self-manage. Interest or experience in writing and developing recipes, restaurant or test kitchen experience, or a nutritional degree are all pluses.

Apply here.


DOOR3. Digital Marketing Intern. Paid.

DOOR3 designs and builds enterprise business applications for web, social, and mobile media. DOOR3 is seeking a digital marketing intern to work with their marketing and project management teams to support their internal and client initiatives, social media programs, interactive PR, content generation, website planning and design, and much more. Ideal applicants should have a high-level understanding of web design/development, experience with social media platforms, keen interest in Google Adwords, SEO strategy and analytics, excellent written and communication skills, and the ability to collaborate in a team environment. Understanding of Adobe Creative Suite, code-level understanding of HTML, CSS, or Java, or a degree in marketing/PR/journalism are preferred.

Apply here.


Buzzfeed. Animals Intern.Paid.

BuzzFeed is the leading media company for the social age, intensely focused on delivering high-quality original reporting, insight, and viral content across a rapidly expanding array of subject areas. They’re seeking an animals intern to write engaging and sharable animal posts, manage and expand BuzzFeed Animal’s social media presence, and experiment with post formats. Ideal applicants should understand social media platforms, a demonstrated ability to post things people share, attention to detail, ability to meet deadlines, humorous writing skills, and an addiction to all things cute.

Apply here.


Pixable. Social Media Editor Intern. Paid.

Pixable, founded in 2009, is a start-up headquartered in SoHo with MIT roots that has enabled over a million users to manage and enjoy their online photos centered around photo search, discovery, aggregation, and editing. Pixable is seeking a Social Media Editor Intern who will support Pixable’s Director of Content/Editorial. The role is hands-on–you will help manage and grow social media platforms, brainstorm content ideas, curate photo trend lists and research for new sources and stay on top of evolving online trends. Ideal applicants should have a passion for photos, social and editorial, strong interest in social media, and be a follower of online trends and news.

Apply here.

Five Entry-Level Jobs That Need Amazing Applicants


BARREL. Associate Producer.

Barrel is a team of designers, developers, and strategists who are passionate about helping their clients achieve their goals and grow their brands. They’re looking for an Associate Producer to support their Producers on various client projects. Responsibilities include taking notes during meetings, creating project schedules, generating status reports, populating content on client websites, and other duties. Ideal candidates should be eager to learn about project management, detail-oriented, collaborative problem solvers, and proactive answer-seekers.

Apply here.


Refinery29. Junior Designer.

Refinery29 is a rapidly-growing digital media company that delivers non-stop inspiration for living a more stylish and creative life, from fashion to beauty to products and shopping. They’re seeking a Junior Designer to design and illustrate smart, visually arresting work, understanding the scope of a project, designing logotypes, creating and maintaining production ready files, and other duties. Ideal applicants should have 1-2 years experience with an established digital company ,online media publication, or ad agency, be proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, team-oriented, have a healthy addiction to the internet, fashion, and pop culture, and able to work quickly and efficiently under pressure.

Apply here.


Time Warner – HBO. Marketing Coordinator.

HBO, part of Time Warner, is America’s most successful premium television company, delivering pay television services as well as online programming. They are seeking a Marketing Coordinator to coordinate the development and execution of consumer advertising and promotion campaigns, assist with managing external agencies and creative development for off-channel advertising campaigns, traffic marketing materials, and responsible for day-to-day budget maintenance. Applicants should have 2-3 years of marketing experience, excellent communication skills, strong MS Office skills, knowledge of the digital media space, and a passion for entertainment and popular culture.

Apply here.


Ann Taylor. Graphic Designer.

LOFT, part of the Ann Inc. (Ann Taylor) family, offers a unique combination of feminine and casual fashion and flattering fit. Their Creative Marketing department is seeking a Graphic Designer to work directly with the Senior Art Director. Responsibilities include developing creative designs, managing project workflow, provide creative and production services, and more. The ideal candidate should have 2-3 years experience, be fluent in the Mac platform, proficient in Adobe CS6, have strong typography/layout skills, and be an idea generator and a team player.

Apply here.


HarperCollins – William Morrow. Editorial Assistant.

HarperCollins Publishers is one of the world’s largest book publishers and part of News Corp. The imprint William Morrow is seeking an Editorial Assistant to join their team to provide administrative and editorial support to a VP/Executive Editor. Responsibilities include assisting in coordinating the publication process, handling author bios and profiles, monitoring the production schedules, evaluating manuscripts, and other duties. The ideal candidate should have strong attention to detail, able to multi-task, and have excellent communication and writing skills, along with proficiency with MS Office.

Apply here.


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