Founded in 2000, Blue Medium is a marketing services company serving the visual arts and culture communities. From short-term public relations projects to full-scale, long-term marketing communications strategy and implementation, Blue Medium provides a range of services to ensure the most effective positioning, reach and results.
Based in New York City, Blue Medium represents national and international art museums, cultural institutions, foundations, traveling exhibitions, arts associations, architecture and design projects, auction houses, corporations, corporate and private sponsors of the visual arts, art fairs, art galleries and related enterprises.
Requirements/Necessary Skills for Recruitment:
Public Relations, Communications, and Marketing firm specializing in design, architecture, visual arts and culture is seeking two bright, organized, dedicated, and charismatic candidates for an internship lasting at least three (3) months.
Duties include, but are not limited to: maintaining press clippings and listings, researching new media contacts and publications, assisting with the production of media kits, helping to coordinate social media efforts, organizing our media storage and archives, as well as drafting outreach reports, advertising plans, and clipping books. Assisting with and attending special events and openings will require occasional after-hours commitment.
Applicants should possess strong writing and organizational skills, excellent phone manner, an eye for aesthetics, and an ability to work well in a small office setting. Some knowledge or background in architecture and design is essential. Must be literate in Macintosh computers and Microsoft Office. Experience in Filemaker, Photoshop, and InDesign is strongly preferred. Desired applicants must be willing to commit at least 3 full months to working at the company.
Benefits & Perks:
Prospective interns should be available for either a full-time schedule (Monday through Friday) or at least three full days per week (10am to 6pm). This internship offers a $25 per day stipend for food and transportation costs. Please be available for an in-person interview. Skype/Phone interview available upon specific request. You may visit our website for further information at www.bluemedium.com.
Send in a cover letter, resume, and your availability by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
15-30 Hours Per Week