Monthly Archives: September 2021

Mentorship Opportunity–Design for Film, Stage & TV! Apply by Oct. 8, 2021

Equity Through Design Mentorship College Student Application 2021-2022

THE MISSION OF THE PROGRAM:

http://www.etdmentorship.org/mentors

We are stage and film design professionals, members of United Scenic Artist Local 829, creating mentorships that emphasize Black, Indigenous, and People of Color [BIPOC] from a range of junior high school, high school and college students.

We strive to expand their orientation towards non-performance based careers in Film/TV/Theater by providing interactive career discussion panels and one-on-one artistic, personal and professional mentorship. Inherent in this mission is the intent to develop an awareness of the design and craft-oriented career possibilities in our field as well as guidance toward film and theater educational programs in the New York area. At the heart of these efforts Is giving attention to the individual students and fostering a reciprocal relationship between USA 829 and scholastic organizations in an effort to shift the culture of both the schools and the entertainment industry toward values of diversity, equity and inclusion.

APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR MENTORING PROGRAM: OCTOBER 8, 2021

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfp-bqgU25FseCW4SxhccGLRzlOUbKoFbP_34lDOAuKCF-_Fw/viewform

STUDENTS WHO QUALIFY FOR A MENTORSHIP WILL PARTICIPATE IN THE FOLLOWING:

-Primary Mentor / Student Participant Recommended Activities: Nov – May
Primary Mentors will be available to communicate with their assigned Student Participant throughout the length of program for brief general guidance (i.e. portfolio and career opportunity questions).

-Regular Correspondence: touching base begins in November
Primary Mentors advise Student Participants through regular contact about their progress to engage with their education and design skill set development. Meetings are recommended to occur twice a month.

-In Person Activities: TBD Per COVID-19 Health and Safety Guidelines
One-on-one Mentor / Student Participants meetings and Student Participant visits to productions in progress, exploring the art department, costume shop, and/or sound stages/theaters to meet and hear from as many crew in their work environments as possible.

-Saturday Sessions: monthly panels throughout the academic year
Monthly Zoom webinars with professionals in the entertainment industry offering their expertise on a variety of topics.
ANY student from a participating school is welcome to attend!
Saturday Series YouTube Channel here:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMsKfYttaDU35d5y6BqyphA

End of the Year Celebration: May
Celebratory gathering of all Student Participants and Primary Mentors to showcase accomplishments and present scholarship and internship awards.

Community (Social Media) Manager Job

Serino Coyne just posted a Community Manager role. Great for recent graduates or alumni with about 1 year of experience.

Here is the posting link to apply:

https://serinocoyne.agilehr.com/CareerPortal/JobDetail.aspx?enc=QPQDKqwXNuJybHyCBjvzp5i0bhT4zysFjvUTQj/LTcC2wBnyg+4UXArErJbu0sJ1hzKjMdOISSXnzasHRRw9F9AHTU1q8pzz4lM2euPmDAA=

We are a full-service marketing and advertising agency that marries the human stories of our clients with storytelling, art, data, and conversations that are smart and compelling. That’s Serino Coyne.

We believe in the transformative power of a shared live experience. No matter where people buy a ticket – the theater, an attraction, a museum – we’re there because we know what it takes to connect creators with seekers. We are makers and thinkers, analysts and storytellers, artists, and filmmakers. We make meaningful connections that inspire. We create. We innovate. We nourish.

Our employees are our best investment. We value and celebrate each person’s worth, purpose and identity because that’s how our family flourishes. An inclusive and diverse workplace is a powerful workplace, and we strive to reflect and support equity and opportunity in all we do. We’re continuously learning and improving because that’s how thoughtful change happens.

 

We are looking for a Community Manager who will be handling a wide range of social media projects, is very proactive in initiating and responding to posts and comments and is able to work independently with little to no supervision. Well organized, flexible and enjoy the deadline-driven challenges of working at an ad agency. Previous advertising, marketing, media or entertainment work environment experience preferred.

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JOB RESPONSIBILITIES (include but are not limited to the following):

  • Collaborate in the development of social media strategies and tactics for client campaigns
  • Oversee the day-to-day posting, monitoring, engagement and general maintenance of all social media platforms and other primary owned channels for all clients
  • Execute long-lead interactive campaigns that spark fan engagement and interest in the show and get national – even global – attention
  • Monitor trends in social media tools, applications, channels, design and strategy and recommend them when strategically appropriate

JOB REQUIREMENTS (include but are not limited to the following):

  • 1+ year digital/social media marketing experience, ideally in the entertainment industry
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of social media platforms (TikTok, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Tumblr, Google+, YouTube, Pinterest, etc.) and how each platform can be deployed to meet marketing objectives
  • Independent, motivated, creative and detail oriented. Ability to quickly shift priorities
  • Solid technical understanding and strong computer skills (including MS Office and Mac OS X), and the ability to pick up new tools quickly
  • Experienced with social media scheduling and analytical tools such as Sprout Social, Falcon, HeyOrca
  • Ability to identify potential negative or crisis situation and apply conflict resolution principles to mitigate issues
  • HTML, Adobe Creative Suite, blogging, creative writing, video or other skills related to social media marketing are a plus
  • Flexibility to work evenings when needed
  • Must be comfortable working in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment
  • Must have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build positive working relationships
  • Must be able to problem-solve in a timely manner
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communication, Advertising, Marketing or relevant field preferred

 

Serino Coyne is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Explore CAA Entertainment Leadership Program

Greetings from the CAA Recruiting team! We’re excited to announce our second annual Explore CAA program. This two-day virtual session, on October 23-24, is aimed at identifying students interested in the entertainment and sports space, and helping them prepare for a career in these industries through education and professional development.  Students with a graduation date of December 2023 – June 2024 are eligible to participate.

We are hosting virtual information sessions the week of September 20th, and would appreciate your support in sharing the below flyer with your students. Please forward the below image to maintain the quality of the graphic and ensure the hyperlink to RSVP remains embedded.  You can also find the link here: https://caaenterprise.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0APV2rEjBBtcOnI

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Web Designer & Developer Job / Studio Fulchi

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

We’re a boutique design firm located in Miami, Seattle, & New York, working with brands across the world.

We’re a creative bunch that loves nothing more than a good brainstorming session with tons of coffee. We’re all about strategic design (aka a reason for each curve, type, and stroke) and have a deep love of bringing brands to life through multiple mediums. We’re the deep thinkers, rebuilders, and how-to-be-consistent experts that are so ready to bring your brand to life.

We’re currently in the midst of rebranding our studio from Kristen Fulchi Design Studio to Studio Fulchi.

POSITION OVERVIEW:

Our developer is moving on to a new opportunity and we’re looking for a talented Web Designer & Developer to join our team! We’re a growing boutique design firm which allows this position to be a mix of multiple specialties. We’re looking for someone who not only has an absolute love of design, but a knack for code as well. This position requires full knowledge of the Shopify platform as well as Adobe XD. In addition to designing & developing websites, you’ll have the opportunity to join, learn, and work on multiple other facets of the studio as we continue to grow. This role requires strong coding skills, a killer design eye, the ability to work with feedback, meet studio deadlines, and of course, a love of our KFDS/Studio Fulchi style!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

+ Design Website drafts in Adobe XD
+ Build out full Shopify websites with custom code
+ Meet with Design Lead for initial direction and feedback
+ Work through revisions
+ Support clients during their support period
+ Record Client Training Videos
+ Various other Studio tasks as we continue to grow

PROGRAM SKILLS:

+ Shopify
+ CSS
+ HTML
+ Liquid
+ Adobe XD
+ Javascript (a plus)
+ Other Adobe programs (a plus)

PERSONAL SKILLS:

+ Self-starter – can take a request and complete it without needing step by step instructions
+ Strong communicator – willing to be open about what they need additional clarification on
+ Loves an open, honest, and collaborative environment
+ Detail oriented
+ Available to respond to email/text quickly
+ Responsible/Timely – ability to meet studio deadlines
+ Positive mindset – we can do anything!
+ Must love our design style and design similarly
+ Ability to adapt design style to fit the client’s defined aesthetic

HOURS: 40 hours a week

POSITION TYPE: Full-Time, Salary

LOCATION: Remote with flexible hours, must be available between 8am and 5pm EST for communication/team meetings

Apply Here

Paid Internship with Queens College Marketing Department

Paid Marketing Intern

The Queens College Marketing Department is looking for an ambitious and resourceful individual who wants to build a career in communications, design or related fields. We offer a flexible schedule, hands-on training and support, and the opportunity to experience the non-profit marketing industry from the inside—all while helping students earn a high-quality, low-cost education. The successful candidate will be enrolled in a major university or college; studying marketing, communications, journalism, English, media and film, computer science, graphic design or a related field; preference will be given to students who will earn course credit for their work during the internship.

Reports to: The Marketing-Digital design intern will report to the senior digital designer.

Responsibilities: The Marketing-Digital design intern will be responsible for assisting the senior digital designer and the Marketing Department in the development and implementation of marketing and public relations campaigns, including but not limited to graphic design for advertising, social media content, email and web pages.

Responsibilities will be determined by the candidate’s skills and cater to their areas of interest, and may include:

Assisting with the development of original content for various social media channels

Producing creative photography and video to highlight individuals, initiatives and the campus

  • Creating HTML/CSS newsletters
  • Creating vector graphics for digital signage, ads, webpages and social media
  • Supporting the Marketing team and the Office of Communications and Marketing in daily administrative tasks Qualifications:
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Must pay attention to detail, have excellent organization skills, and the ability to prioritize projects
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and social media platforms
  • Knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Familiarity with web content  managementsystems; WordPress and Sharepoint
    Preferred Familiarity with such CRM tools as Constant Contact and Mailchimp

 

How to apply: To apply, please submit your resume and no more than two creative samples of work. This may include a writing sample, a portfolio of photography or graphic design, social media page for which you have created content, a sizzle reel and/or any creative sample relevant to the internshi

Send documents and/or links in one email with subject line “Marketing Internship” to Lillian Zepeda, Manager of Marketing, at Lillian.zepeda@qc.cuny.edu 

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