Fall Public Relations Internship with Museum Startup

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Uzeeum
P.O. Box 1020
New York, NY
Posted: August 18 2016
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: Part-time, Unpaid

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Description

( VIRTUAL / UNPAID / COLLEGE CREDIT)

Are you looking for a unique opportunity that allows your high energy, stream of great ideas and phenomenal writing skills to be utilized to their full potential? A Silicon Alley startup, Uzeeum informs, guides, and delights lovers of art, science and culture with the only comprehensive NYC museum-focused directory of exhibits, collections and events available on the internet. We are looking for smart, creative, ambitious, hard workers to join our team and make a meaningful impact on day one!

This internship will provide the successful candidate with the opportunity to build a deep toolkit of experience covering both the arts/culture and startup space. The network that you develop as a part of this role has the potential to serve as a launching pad to a successful and connected career in NYC public relations.

Benefits

Virtual. You don’t have to come into an office everyday. You will be in charge of your schedule. Attending fall classes or have another job or internship? No problem. We are very flexible
Real experience from day-one. No fetching coffee or making copies
Professional development such as resume assistance, Linkedin tutorials, networking and mentorship opportunities
Regular interaction (virtual & IRL) with fellow interns
Team building activities like aerial yoga, Escape The Room, NYC Harbour Cruises and bowling
Unlimited coffee and snacks during team meetings
Preference given to NYC applicants but we are open to chatting with exceptional candidates outside of the NYC area.

Responsibilities

Roles and Responsibilities

**You will be working directly with founder who has more than a dozen years of experience in marketing, communications and public relations in the investment banking industry
**Day-to-day activities will include: online research, building lists, pitching media and bloggers, monitoring trends, developing relationships

Requirements

General Qualifications / Requirements for all Uzeeum internships:

**A rising Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior, accepted / enrolled in an accredited college or university, or a recent graduate
**Previous internship or work experience
**Personal laptop and regular internet access

Desired Characteristics

**Passion for writing, love of culture, the arts and/or museums
**Grammar fanatic with spectacular attention to detail
**Results-driven, motivated to do well and achieve goals
**Creative problem solver, sees barriers as an opportunity to explore new routes
**Excellent follow-up and follow-through; nothing slips through the cracks or gets overlooked

Do you have a portfolio of previously published work? Or your own personal website that you would like for us to consider? Please include relevant links in your cover letter or resume.

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