Computer Graphics

Company/Individual Name: Cookshop
Business Description: Farm to table restaurant in Chelsea
Position Available: Computer Graphics
Job Duties/Responsibilities: It’s a free-lance position. We are looking for someone to design email blasts, change images on our websites, work on graphics for proposals etc.
Requirements/Qualifications: Strong knowledge of computer graphics and great design sense
Compensation:  $20.00 per hour
Hours per week: Depends on the need
Position Start Date: 5/1/2014
Position End Date: 12/31/2014
How To Apply: Please send resume to: Vicki Freeman
Welovefarmers@gmail.com

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Summer Assistant Manager

Company/Individual Name: Glenn Horowitz Bookseller
Business Description: Rare books/contemporary design store
Position Available: Summer Assistant Manager
Job Duties/Responsibilities: — would assist in managing our rare books/contemporary design store in downtown East Hampton (parking in rear)
— hours would be approx. 11-6, with possible occasional hours until 8 if an opening or event is scheduled
— 5 days a week
— from end of May through Labor Day weekend, with possible extra weeks beyond if available
Requirements/Qualifications: What we’re looking for:
— preferably someone familiar with books, but not entirely necessary
— someone at least a few years out of school, with a bit of real-world experience — late 20s-40
— someone who is comfortable working with expensive items
— presentable and at ease working with different types of customers, clients
— dependable and responsible
— someone who either already lives out in the area, or is planning on summering out east
— car necessary
Compensation:  TBD
Hours per week: 35-40
Position Start Date: 5/19/2014
Position End Date: 9/1/2014
How To Apply: Please send cover letter, resume, and any other related qualifications via email to: lauren@glennhorowitz.com

Graphic Design

Company/Individual Name: Zane Stackhouse / Stack Hats LLC
Business Description: INVENTION COMPANY
Position Available: Graphic Design
Job Duties/Responsibilities: One time freelance job. Looking for talented Graphic Artist to do a three computer design for the use of a tangible prototype.
Requirements/Qualifications: Experience in computer graphic design
Compensation:  200.00 to 400.00 depending on experience
Hours per week: Will be discussed
Position Start Date: 7/1/2014
Position End Date: 8/1/2014
How To Apply: Send resume’s and or interest to zane.stackhouse@gmail Or call 646.359.2182

Wedding Invite Calligrapher (modern design)

Company/Individual Name: Kristin
Business Description: Individual
Position Available: Wedding Invite Calligrapher (modern design)
Job Duties/Responsibilities: Looking for someone who can address our wedding invitations. We don’t want classic calligraphy, but more of a modern / more casual style. It’s a beach wedding. We are open to suggestions. There are about 150 invitations and we would need these to be completed by the end of the month.
Requirements/Qualifications: Creative handwriter / designer
Compensation: TBD based on design
Hours per week: 150 invites to be completed by April 30th
Position Start Date: 4/21/2014
Position End Date: 4/30/2014
How To Apply: Pease email Kristin – Kristin.hambel@gmail.com

Book design

Company/Individual Name: Roger Goodspeed
Business Description: Individual
Position Available: Book design
Job Duties/Responsibilities: My project is the design of a family history book I have written. It would involve incorporating about 900 photos and illustrations into the text (about 175 pages typescript), and choosing the typefaces, creating all the page-design features and covers. I plan to use one of the many self-publishing houses now available for the printing and binding. I live in New Rochelle, NY, so could easily get into NYC as needed.
Requirements/Qualifications: Experience with computer graphic design and typography
Compensation: Negotiable
Hours per week: As needed
Position Start Date: 5/1/2014
Position End Date: 8/31/2014
How To Apply: Please email me at rogergoodspeed@gmail.com

Marketing Resident

Company/Individual Name: Playwrights Horizons
Business Description: Playwrights Horizons is an award-winning writer’s theater dedicated to the support and development of contemporary American playwrights, composers and lyricists, and to the production of new work.

In a city rich with cultural offerings, Playwrights Horizons’ 43-year-old mission is unique; it is the only major theater in New York with this specific mission. It has distinguished itself by the caliber of its work and its steadfast commitment to the voice of the American writer. Six productions are presented annually on two stages, each of which is a World, American or New York premiere.

Position Available: Marketing Resident
Job Duties/Responsibilities: THE PLAYWRIGHTS HORIZONS MARKETING RESIDENT will be an integral member of a five-person Marketing team with responsibilities in all areas of subscription and production marketing campaigns including: creating interactive media and printed materials; assisting with target market research, social networking initiatives, and special events; coordinating grassroots efforts; communicating with subscribers, universities, merchants, and NY theaters; and spearheading other projects. One full-time position is available. A daily stipend and monthly Metrocard are offered.

THE PLAYWRIGHTS HORIZONS THEATRICAL RESIDENCY PROGRAM offers excellent practical experience and training for a career in the arts. Because our residents provide invaluable support to our institution, are treated like staff members and work side-by-side with some of the top professionals in the American theater, a residency at Playwrights Horizons will give you marketable experience in your chosen field as well as numerous professional contacts. Many alumni of our residency program have gone on to become some of the most active directors, writers, composers, and administrators in theater. In addition, many current staff members are former residents—including Tim Sanford, our Artistic Director.

Requirements/Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree
Compensation: Stipend
Hours per week: 40
Position Start Date: 9/1/2014
Position End Date: 5/20/2015
How To Apply: Please send a resume and cover letter to Lizzie Fox (LFox@phnyc.org) by May 1st, 2014.

Development Resident

Company/Individual Name: Playwrights Horizons
Business Description: Playwrights Horizons is an award-winning writer’s theater dedicated to the support and development of contemporary American playwrights, composers and lyricists, and to the production of new work.

In a city rich with cultural offerings, Playwrights Horizons’ 43-year-old mission is unique; it is the only major theater in New York with this specific mission. It has distinguished itself by the caliber of its work and its steadfast commitment to the voice of the American writer. Six productions are presented annually on two stages, each of which is a World, American or New York premiere.

Position Available: Development Resident
Job Duties/Responsibilities: THE PLAYWRIGHTS HORIZONS DEVELOPMENT RESIDENT is an integral member of a six-person Development department that raises close to $4M a year. This position is a great opportunity to learn the full range of activities of a non-profit Development office and a good fit for someone working towards a graduate degree in arts or non-profit administration or looking for work experience before entering the job market. Duties include: proposal and letter writing, digital communications to individual donors, prospect research, special event duties and administrative tasks including mailings and database entry. Experience with databases, strong communications skills and creative thinking are essential. Proficiency with Microsoft Office required and knowledge of The Raiser’s Edge or Tessitura, InDesign, and Photoshop (or Adobe Creative Suite) preferred. One position is offered. Full-time commitment is ideal but not required. A daily stipend and monthly Metrocard are offered.

THE PLAYWRIGHTS HORIZONS THEATRICAL RESIDENCY PROGRAM offers excellent practical experience and training for a career in the arts. Alumni have gone on to become some of the most active and enterprising arts professionals in today’s theater community.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, please see: http://www.playwrightshorizons.org/jobs/internships/

Requirements/Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree
Compensation: Stipend
Hours per week: 40
Position Start Date: 9/1/2014
Position End Date: 5/20/2015
How To Apply: TO APPLY: Please send a resume and cover letter to Lizzie Fox (LFox@phnyc.org) by May 1st, 2014.

Kips Bay Designer Show house Volunteer Docent

Company/Individual Name: Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club
Business Description: We are looking for all types of design enthusiasts to become Volunteer Docents for the 2014 42nd Annual Kips Bay Decorator Show House.
Get involved with Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club
Meet the designers and provide enriching experiences with the Show House Visitors

Position Available: Kips Bay Designer Show house Volunteer Docent
Job Duties/Responsibilities: Volunteer your time at the Kips Bay Designer Show house.
Responsible for explaining the designers room schematic and will be briefed on the particular room you will be assigned.
Minimum 3 hours of volunteer per day or you may sign up for more days. Great experience to meet designers. (see detailed description above)
Thursday May 1st to Thursday May 29th 

The Mansion on Madison
457 Madison Avenue
corner of 51st St
New York, NY

Shifts are:

Monday through Saturday: 11am – 2pm and 2 – 5pm
Tuesday and Thursday evenings: 5 – 8pm
Sunday: 12 – 2:30 pm and 2:30 – 5pm

Volunteers are requested to commit for two shifts. They do not need be on the same day. So please leave your two requested times. 
Please arrrive at the volunteer office 20 minutes before your shift begins. You will then be assigned your room and given instructions. 
If there is any change in your commitment you can change it on Volunteer Spot or call the Decorator Show House Volunteer line 347-237-2805

Requirements/Qualifications: Volunteer
Compensation: N/A Volunteer
Hours per week: min. 6 hours – (2) 3 hour shifts
Position Start Date: 5/1/2014
Position End Date: 5/29/2014
How To Apply: If you are interested in volunteering Click this link to go to our invitation page on VolunteerSpot:
http://vols.pt/8L6cUU
or call 347-237-2805

Research Management Intern

Company/Individual Name: Eurasia Group
Business Description: Eurasia Group is the world’s leading global political risk research and consulting firm. By providing information and insight on how political developments move markets, we help clients anticipate and respond to instability and opportunities everywhere they do business.

EXPERTISE
Founded in 1998, the firm’s name reveals its early focus on the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe, but today our research platform is global. Our analysts monitor political, economic, social, and security developments in Africa, Asia, Eurasia, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, and North America. They also examine cross-border issues such as trade, energy and other commodities, financial regulation, climate change, and global health. Our coverage areas include:

» Governance and politics
» Regulatory issues
» Economic indicators
» Social trends and developments
» Security
» International and regional relations

KEY SERVICES
Our clients—ranging from financial institutions to multinational corporations to government agencies—come to us for guidance when they’re operating in uncertain environments. In 2001, we developed the financial community’s first global political risk index to measure the comparative stability of emerging markets. We use both quantitative and qualitative assessments to provide timely information on key political drivers around the world and to highlight global trends.

» Direct access to analysts
» Independent research and tailored consulting reports
» Political risk assessments
» Scenario analysis and strategic planning
» Quantitative risk metrics and evaluations

Headquartered in New York, we have offices in Washington, DC, and London, as well as on-the-ground experts and resources in more than a hundred countries. Our analysts are highly trained political scientists with extensive experience in the public and private sectors.
Position Available: Research Management Intern
Job Duties/Responsibilities: The role would be a good opportunity for students of political science/international relations to gain a better understanding of the world of political risk consulting, increase their understanding of how a medium sized consultancy operations, and gain an overview of the type of research we produce since the role will entail skimming through much of our past and current research deliverables.
Requirements/Qualifications: The ideal candidate is a current student with information organization experience in SharePoint or other digital content management systems. Qualified applicants will possess the following skills and attributes; an interest and understanding of global politics and macroeconomic concepts; the ability to quickly/judiciously assess document content and apply labels to data; strong sense of attention to detail; ability to work independently; experience working in a professional services environment. Due to the sensitive nature of the files that this candidate will predominantly be working with, all applicants must be US citizens. This internship is available immediately and depending on the institution may be eligible for academic credit.
Compensation: Unpaid/School Credit
Hours per week: 20-25 hrs a week
Position Start Date: 5/5/2014
Position End Date: 7/31/2015
How To Apply: Send resume to internships@eurasiagroup.net

Children Helper

Company/Individual Name: Town School
Business Description: Town School – The Town School is an independent, nonsectarian, coeducational elementary school in Manhattan. This event is organized by Town School volunteers.
Position Available: Children Helper
Job Duties/Responsibilities: Duties include helping at tables in the park, helping kids make candy necklaces with licorice and fruit loops, painting pictures with crayon face paints on hands and hearts on faces, and manning the cupcake tables – simple things like that!
Requirements/Qualifications: Must be female, positive attitude, experience working with children
Compensation: $60
Hours per week: 3 hour event
Position Start Date: 5/6/2014
Position End Date: 5/6/2015
How To Apply: Send resume to emohin@gmail.com