Fall Editorial Intern

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

Apply
Login or Sign Up to apply.

Always be on the alert for potentially fraudulent job postings online - never send money to a potential employer.

Report potential scams Go to Trust and Safety Center

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 portfolio of work covering the NYC museum ecosystem which includes zoos, gardens, libraries, public galleries and aquariums. The content you help to create will be featured on our website, partner platforms and be promoted across our social media properties.

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

Responsibilities

Roles and Responsibilities

**Brainstorming sessions with founder to develop content themes and categories
**Research trends and storylines that will be of interest to Uzeeum's target audiences
**Develop original story ideas that support the brand and the mission of Uzeeum which is to inform, educate and delight culture aficionados
**Collaborate with graphic design and social media team to create images and postings that will be used to promote your your content
**Analyze and report on the metrics of the content you produce; utilize metrics to help guide future content decisions

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
**Pro-active, self-starter
**Comfortable interacting with executive leadership at NYC museums
**Time management; excellent prioritization skills to meet deadlines

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.

How To Apply

Apply
Login or Sign Up to apply.
 

Always be on the alert for potentially fraudulent job postings online - never send money to a potential employer.

Report potential scams Go to Trust and Safety Center