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Five Internships That Need Amazing Applicants
Quirky. Social Media & Copywriting Interns. Paid.
Quirky makes inventions accessible by allowing you to share your ideas and participate in every stage of the process, from product research to engineering issues. They are looking for a social media intern and a copywriting intern. Applicants for the social media role should be always connected and interested in supporting the social media team with research, posts on social media channels, and identifying new opportunities in the social space. For the copywriting role, applicants should be excellent writers who love to share their words with the world and eager to be a part of Quirky’s Community team, drafting launch copy for products, creating content for Facebook and web ads, and create fun blog posts.
Behance. Community Support Intern. Paid.
Behance, part of the Adobe family, is the leading platform to showcase and discover creative work. They are seeking a Community Support Intern to work with the Community Experience Manager and their global membership to answer questions, help users feel supported to use the site, and draft tutorials and resources to help users use Behance and improve support infrastructure. Applicants should display an attention to detail, be savvy with online and mobile applications, and have an understanding of social media channels. Knowledge of Keynote, ZenDesk, a current Behance user, and interest in web design and development are pluses.
Kellwood Company. Art Direction Intern – Rebecca Taylor. College Credit.
Rebecca Taylor, part of Kellwood Company, is a brand best known for giving the evolving modern woman a collection of feminine yet refined accessible luxury. They are seeking an intern for their Art Direction team to prepare line sheets, attend photo shoots, organize the photo library, and manage brand guidelines. The intern should be knowledgeable in Adobe Illustrator, with strong leadership, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills, have an entrepreneurial spirit, and be a multi-tasker. Applicants must be able to receive academic credit.
Cohn & Wolfe. Graphic Design Intern. Paid.
Cohn & Wolfe, a global top public relations firm, is seeking a highly creative, motivated Graphic Design Intern. The intern will get the chance to touch new business presentations, infographics, logo designs, and everything digital, from layout design, motion graphics, and branding. Applicants must be organized, passionate, possess strong design skills, including basic Adobe Suite, and capable of juggling multiple projects at once. Agency background and multi-media experience is a plus.
Sony Pictures. Research Intern. Paid.
Sony Pictures Entertainment encompasses motion picture and television production, acquisition, and distribution, and as one of the largest Hollywood studios, produces hit films like The Amazing Spider-man and American Hustle. They are seeking interns for their Ad Sales Research department of Sony Pictures Television. Responsibilities include compiling qualitative and quantitative research, researching competitors, preparing research reports, analyzing television ratings, and handling general support functions. Interns should have strong oral and written communication skills and excellent MS Office skills.
Five Entry-Level Jobs That Need Amazing Applicants
Disney. Theatrical Productions Coordinator.
The Walt Disney Company is an organization with a rich legacy of innovation, entertainment, and lifelong memories and Disney Theatrical Group is among the world’s most successful commercial theatre enterprises. They are seeking an optimistic, top-notch coordinator to support the EVP/Managing Director and Strategy and Business Development Department in a fast-paced, collaborative environment. The Coordinator will be responsible for providing administrative and project support, including supporting strategic planning processes, prioritizing and managing calendar and daily schedules, and various other functions. Candidates should be proficient in MS Office Suite, with an understanding of the nuances of supporting executives, and strong interpersonal skills.
charity: water. Associate Creative Project Manager.
The mission of charity: water is to bring safe and clean drinking water to every person in the world. They are seeking an Associate Creative Project Manager to work with their Production and Creative teamsto support a wide range of projects and help plan trips to the field. Responsibilities include managing creative projects, scheduling requests, measuring and reporting on performance indicators and much more. Ideal applicants should have at least a year of production/project management experience, strong interpersonal skills, exceptional organizational skills, and a team ethos.
Craft Coffee. Public Relations Coordinator.
Craft Coffee is dedicated to bringing customers unique coffee experiences to make each coffee moment a little more special. They are seeking a Public Relations Coordinator to help hone their message by pitching media, developing relationships, and showcasing events. Applicants should have experience with lifestyle brands, have strong relationships with the press, and interest in helping to grow an ecommerce startup into a global brand.
The New School. Program Coordinator – Journalism & Design.
Eugene Lang College, The New School for Liberal Arts, in collaboration with Parsons, is seeking a full-time two-year Program Coordinator to assist with the launch and running of a new Journalism & Design Program. Responsibilities include supporting the Director to create rich, innovative programming, nurturing relationships with visiting practitioners, handling administration, developing assessment tools, and various other functions. The ideal candidate should be organized, efficient, comfortable communicating with journalists, designers, and students, and excited about contemporary journalism and its future.
New-York Historical Society. Curatorial Assistant.
The New-York Historical Society, one of America’s pre-eminent cultural institutions, is dedicated to fostering research, presenting exhibitions and public programs, and exploring the political, cultural, and social history of New York City, State, and the nation. They are seeking a curatorial associate to work closely with the Vice President/Director of the Museum and the Director of Museum Administration by coordinating exhibition-related information, providing support for exhibitions and publications, and assisting on permanent collections. The ideal candidate will have excellent time-management, organizational, and communication skills, strong research abilities, and the capacity to foster team-building across departments.