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989 Avenues of the Americas
New York, NY
Descriptionff Venture Capital (ffvc.com), an early-stage venture capital fund based in midtown Manhattan is seeking a communications intern. This is an ideal position for a current undergraduate/graduate student who is interested in learning more about venture capital, social media, and how to build a startup. The commitment is a minimum 20 hours/week during the school year. Your hours are flexible.
Responsibilities+ Working with Director of Communications on PR strategies
+ Standardizing portfolio operational support
+ Draft press statements, releases and outreach
+ Research journalists and conduct press analytics
+ Other creative and strategic initiatives
HOW TO APPLY
Apply to the Resumator only at http://ffventure.theresumator.com/apply/A7T7Yj/Venture-Capital-Undergrad-Marketing-Intern.html. Save your resume in Microsoft Word format with the name “Last Name-First Name-Year.doc”, e.g., “Ballmer-Steve-2011.doc”. Include with your detailed resume a business writing sample (from work or school).
Requirements+ Passion about our vision.
+ Outstanding undergraduate or graduate student studying journalism, communication, or Marketing.
+ Must have previous internships/experience editing, writing, and/or branding.
+ Excellent copy-writing, editing, and proofreading skills.
+ Genuine enthusiasm for story-telling.
+ Social media savvy from the perspective of a brand: Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, etc.
+ Creativity: think outside of the box, and bring new ideas to the table.
+ Be able to work in a close-knit, fast-paced environment, and be able to multi-task and be a self starter.
+ Strong attention to detail is an absolute must.