This Week’s Awesome Internship & Job Opportunities: Chanel, HBO, Disney and more

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5 Internships That Need Amazing Applicants

fear.less. Writing/Publishing/Technical intern. To start immediately. Qualifications: good writing skills, experience with WordPress and mailing lists like Aweber & GoToMeeting helpful, editing basic audio/video is helpful. Responsibilities: craft and edit stories (from transcripts), manage blog editorial calendar, secure interviews. $10/hr to start, 3-4 hrs/wk. You will be mentored in advertising, marketing, online biz, working w/professionals, email lists, book publishing. Send cover letter and resume to

New Museum. Graphic Design Intern. Seeking an intern to work in the External Affairs Department 3 days per week for 3 months. There is a $150/week stipend. Intern will work closely with the New Museum’s Graphic Designer on both printed and digital design projects. Candidates must be based in New York and have extensive experience with Adobe Creative Suite, strong communication and organizational skills, ability to multi-task in a fast- paced environment.

Women’s Project. Marketing Intern. Immediate – June 2012. Marketing interns assist the Director of Marketing with marketing and communications activity for WP’s main stage season, events, and membership program. Attention to detail, the ability to self-motivate, collaborate, and maintain a sense of humor is a must. This is a great opportunity to learn about building audiences, maintaining customer relations, and using a variety of marketing platforms to capture attention.

ARTnews Magazine. Spring 2012 Interns. Interns will assist with general office functions – opening mail, answering phones, sending faxes, etc. – and will help fact-check, conduct research, and carry out other projects as assigned. Photo intern will initiate requests, maintain files, and conduct photo research. The ideal candidate will have previous writing, editing, or photo-editing experience with print magazine journalism through internships or employment.

Symphony Space. Literary Intern. November 2011 – May 2012. The Symphony Space Internship Program offers excellent professional/educational experience and training in the areas of arts administration and production. All interns are individually supervised by department staff and will have regular consultations with our Internship Program Consultant. All interns are involved in our day-to-day operations and attend departmental meetings and bi-weekly staff meetings.

5 Entry Level Jobs That Need Amazing Applicants

HBO. Editorial and Publicity Assistant. Duties: Fulfill day-to-day administrative duties, including expense reports, phone coverage, maintaining press release files, support for other assistants, etc. Write copy for press materials, including overviews and releases on individual shows; proofread all press materials. Provide support at screenings and other special events.

Hearst Magazines. Photo Researcher. The ideal candidate is extremely organized, passionate about photography, art, fashion and lifestyle.  Responsible for establishing and maintaining a world-wide network of photo sources to procure a diverse group of the best-quality imagery via major and obscure photo agencies, individual photographers, books, news services, fine art galleries/collections/artists and online portfolios to create a rich portfolio of images for consideration.

Disney ABC. Sales Assistant. This position is responsible for daily maintenance of client’s schedule including brand allocation; ensuring schedules are airing correctly and efficiently solving discrepancies in a timely fashion. Sales assistants must also work with traffic to ensure correct copy is received and with ad agencies daily and build solid relationships. Strong organizational and math skills required as well as proficiency in Microsoft Excel, and Word.

Hachette Book Group. Advertising Assistant. Duties: distribute weekly ad status reports and daily ad schedules, maintain tear sheet files, maintain media kit files in print and digitally, distribution of monthly memos – broadcast, pub status and ads, coordinate bills for payment, maintain advertising title files, general administrative work, releasing advertising insertion orders to vendors.

Chanel. Social Media Coordinator.Responsibilities: Assist with creation, conception, and presentation of social media strategy and integrated marketing campaigns. Interpret the direction of strategy/planning and creative leads. Liaise with Paris divisional and Media teams, and with global markets to make sure community strategy supports overall brand goals and objectives.

About the Author

Jaime Hoerbelt is the Managing Editor of the NY Creative Interns blog. She works as a Social Media Strategist at Tenthwave Digital - a digital marketing company in Manhattan. You can follow her on Twitter @jahbelt or read her blog.

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