Monthly Archives: January 2017

Graphic Design Intern (Summer 2017)

Mattel, Inc. is currently seeking a qualified intern candidate to participate in our paid Summer 2017 Internship Program within the Marketing Communication Department.

Primary Duties

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with team designer to design and develop web graphics and assets.
  • Prepare high quality website designs.
  • Attend and participate in the weekly team meetings, as needed.
  • Understands how to monitor and follow team schedules to keep projects on time.
  • Responsible to keep manager updated on changes in web design/development.

Experience, Education & SkillsSkills

  • Ability to transform business objectives into high quality, creative design concepts.
  • Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop
  • Experience in web and mobile design
  • Experience in photo retouching, preferred
  • Experience in HTML/CSS website layout or email layout, preferred
  • Working knowledge of type manipulation, photography
  • Strong aesthetic skills
  • Excellent time management skills with ability to juggle multiple priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Well-developed project management skills.
  • Strong communication skills with ability to work with individuals at all levels.

Education

  • Working towards a BA, BS, or BFA Degree in Graphics, Fine Arts or related degree.

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Tech Talent Pipeline Residency Program at Queens College

Queens College, the NYC Tech Talent Pipeline, and The New York Code and Design Academy have partnered to deliver the Tech Talent Pipeline Residency Program for its Summer cohort 2017. This program is designed to enhance your learning as a Web Developer by providing real world experience in the technology sector.

Participants will receive:

*   $15 per hour working full-time at a local tech company
*   Experiential learning through classroom and on-the-job projects
*   Training before and during the residency program

Technical training: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, collaborative software development, Git/Github

Professional development training:

*   Tech company workplace expectations and orientation
*   Technical and interpersonal interview skills
*   Resume review and access to post program job opportunities

Participants must:

*   Commit 35 hours per week from June 26th – August 25th 2017
*   Attend pre-program month-long training starting May 30th 2017
*   Be available for employment upon graduation

Eligibility to participate:

*   At least 18 years old
*   Legally authorized to work in the United States
*   Unemployed or underemployed*

*less than $50,000 annual salary (individual)

For more information,  go to qc.cuny.edu/ttp<http://qc.cuny.edu/ttp>

To register, please fill out the form here: http://tinyurl.com/ApplyforTTPSummer17

Official application link will be available after the information sessions.

Application deadline is FEBRUARY 24th, 2017!

February – May 2017 Time, Inc. internship

INVNT, a subsidiary of Time Inc.,  is looking for a graphic design undergraduate junior or senior who wants to elevate their design capabilities. The selected individual must be a highly creative, collaborative, resourceful and reliable team player who is looking to learn and flourish in a dynamic, fast-paced, entrepreneurial agency setting.

Masters-level students and recent graduates may also apply. This is a February – May 2017 internship with a possible extension through summer 2017.

You will:

  • Brainstorm in team meetings
  • Conduct research
  • Create and update large PowerPoint presentations
  • Create designs and graphics for various internal and client-related projects
  • Conduct general administrative duties, including answering phones and greeting clients and guests

Your have:

  • A background in graphic design with prior design internships
  • An online portfolio that showcases your many talents (required with application)
  • Availability to intern 3 full business days/week (min. 24 hours). Full-time availability (40 hours/Mon-Fri) is preferred.

You are:

  • Creative: You take creative input and direction well and effectively carry out graphic design tasks from ideation to production
  • Well-versed in Design Programs: You are skilled in various programs including the Adobe Suite (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Bridge), Powerpoint and Keynote
  • Proven: You love to roll up your sleeves and take on new projects. You work efficiently and effectively manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines
  • Communicative: You’re a clear communicator whether by phone, email or in-person with peers, supervisors, clients, or guests
  • Collaborative: You have a flexible, open approach and work well on teams
  • Exceptionally Detail-oriented: You focus on the details and understand their importance for the business and our clients

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Cover Letter, Resume & link to online portfolio required for application.

Graphic Design Intern-Packaging (Summer 2017) Mattel Inc.–Paid Internship

Fisher-Price, Inc., a subsidiary of Mattel, Inc., is currently seeking qualified intern candidates to participate in their paid Summer 2017 Internship Program within the Packaging Department.

Primary Duties

  • Work closely with packaging department designers to design and develop packaging graphics.
  • Prepare high quality package mock-ups.
  • Design graphics for trade ads, cross sells and related promotional graphics.
  • When asked, attend and participate in the weekly packaging/marketing meetings.
  • Communicate as required with the HK packaging office.
  • Understands how to monitor and follow packaging status schedules to keep projects on time.
  • Responsible to keep manager updated on changes in package design/development

SKILLS

  • Ability to transform business objectives into high quality, creative design concepts.
  • Computer Proficiency in Adobe CS5 as well as MS Office/Macintosh Office.
  • Working knowledge of type manipulation, photography, mechanical art production.
  • Strong aesthetic skills
  • Excellent time management skills with ability to juggle multiple priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Well-developed project management skills.
  • Strong communication skills with ability to work with individuals at all levels.

Education/Experience

  • Working towards a BS Degree in Graphics, Fine Arts or related degree.

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Paid Summer Internship In Advertising (JumpStart)

J. Walter Thompson Worldwide

APPLICATION DEADLINE JAN. 31, 2017
Jump/Start is a global internship program open to students from any background. Anyone can have great creative ideas, but Jump/Start teaches interns how to apply creativity to real clients and real situations. We are looking for passionate, innovative people who want to get ahead of the competition. Jump/Start is a global, 12-week paid, quarterly program, open to students (not just advertising) and young creatives, looking for their big break. Inters will be able to connect with mentors, help with presentations and pitching to clients, and learn from people with a variety of skills.

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DIGITAL PRODUCTION 2017 SUMMER INTERNSHIP–paid

Application Deadline January 31, 2017

At J. Walter Thompson we create pioneering solutions that build enduring brands and business. We have been connecting brands with consumers and creating engaging stories that shift behavior for over 150 years. We currently have over 200 offices in 90 countries that contain 10,000 of the brightest minds in the business. We owe our growing success to the adoption of a set of simple principles we refer to as the 4 C’s: curiosity, collaboration, capability and courage. It is the embodiment of these traits that makes J. Walter Thompson unique. It is also what we look for in potential new hires.

Internship Description:

J. Walter Thompson’s distinctive ten-week paid summer internship program allows interns to gain experience in multiple departments across the agency. During their internship, interns will have the opportunity to work on real-life projects: from developing concepts and ideas, to presenting a pitch and executing a final product. Interns will also experience life in an advertising agency. Some highlights of our program include our speaker series, volunteer initiatives, mentorship program, and networking opportunities.

  1. Walter Thompson NY is looking for interns to join the Digital Production team. The right candidates will be able to provide creative solutions while having a business mindset. Students who are detail-oriented, resourceful, innovative, focused and able to embrace challenges with imagination and flair are encouraged to apply.

 

Responsibilities are as follows:

  • Assisting Digital Producers, User Experience Architects, Executive Digital Producers, and the Director of Digital Production with day-to-day needs on website builds and banner builds
  • Assisting the Digital Studio Manager with resourcing developers, QA managers, and technical leads
  • Assisting in overall department organization including department status and weekly resourcing
  • Requirements and Qualifications include, but are not limited to:

Must be enrolled in an accredited university as a rising senior.

  • Proven effective written and oral communication skills
  • Highly organized and self-directed
  • Outstanding time management skills and ability to work independently and in a fast-paced team environment
  • A passion to make and discover new things
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office
  • A sense of humor and positive attitude are a must
  • Interest in technology and the ever-changing world of technological innovations, social media, and hardware capability.
  • Curious about the boundaries and modern applications of technology

Upon applying, please include your answer to ONE (1) of the application questions listed below. Please limit your answer to 250 words or less and attach this to your application in Word format as a Cover Letter attachment..

 

1)          At J. Walter Thompson, we believe that in order to be a true Pioneer, one must display curiosity, exemplify courage, demonstrate capability, and promote collaboration. Describe a situation in your previous work, education, volunteer and/or leadership experiences where you have exemplified at least two of these values and what the outcome was.

2)         Tell us about a time when you had to fight for an idea or cause you truly believed in, so much so, that that you were willing to jump through many hoops in order to make it happen.  What was the idea or cause? Why were you passionate about this?   How were you able to overcome potential rejection and deal with roadblocks? What were the end results?

You MUST attach your response to one (1) of the application questions in the attachment section of the online application. Please note that applicants without this will NOT be considered!

The deadline for applications is January 31, 2017

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We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law

 

Summer 2017 CBS Sports Graphic Design Intern

Summer 2017 CBS Sports Graphic Design Intern

REF#: 27305

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network

JOB TYPE: Paid Intern

JOB SCHEDULE: Part-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY, US

About Us

CBS was established in 1928, when founder William Paley purchased 16 independent radio stations and christened them the Columbia Broadcast System. Today, with more than 200 television stations and affiliates reaching virtually every home in the United States, CBS’s total network lineup was watched by more than 130 million people a week during the 2012/2013 season. The Network has the #1 drama/scripted program, NCIS; #1 sitcom, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.

Description

The Graphics intern will assist the CBS Sports Graphics Department in the design and creation of on-air graphics, learn new techniques and improve on established skills in motion graphic design. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

    • Work with the Graphics and Production teams to create different elements for on air needs.
    • Participate in department meets to get a broader understanding of how concepts are created and follow the progression from inception through completion.
    • Attend a remote or studio show to see the implementation of graphics on air.

 

Required

QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Strong knowledge of college and professional sports
    • Internships are located in New York, NY. Selected students must be willing to relocate or commute at their own expense.
    • Internships are reserved for rising seniors. Upon acceptance, we will require a letter or transcript from your school confirming you are a matriculated student.

 

Preferred

    • Exceptional attention to detail
    • Basic understanding of After Effects and Photoshop
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment under deadlines
    • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
    • Ability to work and prioritize work assignments

 

Eeo Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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Graphic Design Intern, United Nations Development Programme

Deadline for Application: Jan. 31, 2017

The Strategy and Innovation Unit in the Bureau of External Relations and Advocacy of United Nations Development Programme in New York is interested in enrolling a Graphic Design intern. The intern will assist the unit’s creative content development and private sector outreach efforts. This is the opportunity for a design graduate student to create innovative marketing communication products in a UN agency present in more than 160 countries.

Duties and Responsibilities

The Interested Candidate Will Assist The Strategy And Innovation Unit In

  • Contributing with creative ideas to reach and engage different private sector audiences;
  • Conceptualizing and creating presentation materials for different media;
  • Assisting in the maintenance of the online toolkits and portals and design of brochures, reports, one pagers, fast facts and infographics;
  • Participating in co-design and co-creation of solutions with private sector partners;
  • Supporting overall partnership with and outreach to companies and foundations;

Competencies

  • Proficient in main graphic design and photo editing software (Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop)
  • Solid knowledge on designing for print and digital media
  • Ability to convert complex and abstract ideas into simple visual concepts
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work in a multicultural environment and be aware of political sensitivities
  • Familiarity with main social media platforms

Education

Required Skills and Experience

  • Applicants to the UNDP internship programme must at the time of application meet one of the following requirements:
    • be enrolled in a graduate school programme (second university degree or equivalent, or higher) such as Graphic Design, Marketing, Communications or related field; or
    • have graduated with a university degree in fields such as Graphic Design, Marketing, Communications or related field, and, if selected, must start the internship within one-year of graduation.

Experience

  • Proficient in main graphic design and photo editing software (Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop);
  • Solid knowledge on designing for print and digital media;
  • Previous related work experience in a national or an international entity would be an asset but is not required.

Language

  • Proficiency in written and spoken English.

Conditions

UNDP May Accept Interns Provided The Following Conditions Are Met

  • Interns are not financially remunerated by UNDP;
  • The costs associated must be borne by the nominating institution, related institution or government, which may provide the required financial assistance to its students; or by the student, who will have to obtain financing for subsistence and make his or her own arrangements for travel, accommodation, visa, etc.;
  • UNDP accepts no responsibility for the medical and life insurance of the intern or costs arising from accidents and illness incurred during an internship;
  • The purpose of the Internship Programme is not to lead to further employment with UNDP, but to complement an intern’s studies. Therefore, there should be no expectation of employment at the end of an internship.

Once The Candidate Has Been Selected, The Following Additional Documents Need To Be Submitted

  • Copy of updated CV/resume with link to portfolio website;
  • Official letter from University confirming enrollment in graduate program & graduation date;
  • Copy of school transcript;
  • Letter of endorsement from a senior faculty member who has directly supervised the student in the recent past and who is fully acquainted with the student’s performance;
  • A brief cover letter setting out the reasons why he/she is seeking an internship with UNDP and what is expected from the experience;

In Addition, Selected Candidate Will Need To

  • Have a valid visa to work in the US;
  • Provide proof of medical and life insurance;
  • Provide a Medical Certificate of Good Health from a recognized physician;

For More Information On UNDP Internship, Please Visit

http://www.undp.org/content/undp/en/home/operations/jobs/internships.html

Click here for important information for US Permanent Residents (‘Green Card’ holders).

UNDP is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.

Photo Intern – The Knot (paid internship)

Job Description:
The Knot, part of XO Group Inc., a lifestage media company, seeks a spring intern to work in our photo department. You will conduct photo research for print and online projects, including real weddings, and help with photo archiving. Administrative tasks will be a big part of your job as well. For everyone at XO Group, a collaborative spirit is a must. Our teams are very dedicated and excited about what they do–and we work hard to maintain that atmosphere. The right candidate for this position will be smart, enthusiastic, entrepreneurial, a problem solver, a go-getter and above all, a team player. You must be extremely familiar with Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Creative Suite Experience with Microsoft Office Suite and/or Google Docs preferred Undergraduate emphasis in journalism or communications is a plus An interest in wedding photography, publishing, Internet media and photo editing is helpful You must be enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s program or be a recent grad to apply. This is a paid internship and school credit is optional. The internship is part-time (two days a week) for 18 weeks, starting in mid January and extending to early May.

Position: Internship

Area of Focus: Photo

City: New York City

Company: XO Group, Inc

How to Apply: Candidates can apply here: http://xogroupinc.com/careers-detail/17384/

Job Requirements: You must be enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s program or be a recent grad to apply. This is a paid internship and school credit is optional. The internship is part-time (two days a week) for 18 weeks, starting in mid January and extending to early May.

Graphic Design, Interactive, and Art Direction Intern – RO New York

RO NEW YORK is a design-focused branding agency specializing in luxury, beauty, and fashion. Our campaigns and product launches reflect an instinctive understanding of modern culture by making targeted connections with a universal voice and a thorough design process.

The RO NEW YORK team excels at establishing brand identities that can be carried across all media platforms (Branding & strategy, Advertising, Packaging, Video, Digital) through a meticulous process, identifying each brand’s spirit.

Graphic Design, Interactive, and Art Direction Intern Skills required:
– Strong visual sensibility and sense of typography
– Strong web design skills with strong graphic skills
– Interest in Fashion, photography and printing industry
– Hands on design experience
– Strong communication skills
– Excellent computer skills (proficiency in Adobe Suite, + Powerpoint, 3D Rendering software)
– Must be personable, organized, reliable and thrive in a team environment.
– Media capabilities (Flash and Html) a plus

Projects range from print layouts, collateral design, identity work, packaging, merchandising, to web and digital designs. You will get to work directly with the art director and creative director. Intern must be a team player working very closely with full time staff and open to helping around the studio as needed

Copywriter Skills required:
– ability to develop and create original content for social media
– fluency in writing business case studies
– advertising and collateral copywriting

Position: Internship

Area of Focus: Design

City: New York City

Region: NYC tri-state

Duration: 3 months

Apply Herehttps://newyork.craigslist.org/mnh/med/5947606865.html