Family Art Project Intern

Company/Individual Name: Wave Hill
Business Description: A Public Garden and Cultural Center
Position Available: Family Art Project Intern
Job Duties/Responsibilities: This is a year-long position that provides qualified high school or college students with opportunities to learn and practice skills such as working with the public, handling different art materials and techniques and being part of a dynamic team of educators. He or she assists at the Family Art Project, a long-running and well-attended weekend drop-in program. Interns have an important role in helping shape the experience of the families who attend. Interns assist in setting up, preparing for, cleaning up after and directly facilitating the Family Art Projects to children and adults. The content, theme and materials are nature- and seasonally-based and change every week. The schedule is approximately four days per month, Saturdays and/or Sundays, as assigned by the Intern Coordinator. The hours are 9am-4pm.
Requirements/Qualifications: Desire to work with families, Interest and enthusiasm for the arts, Ability and willingness to handle all maintenance tasks related to set-up and clean-up of the project. Requirements: High school sophomore through college junior, experience working with children, regular weekend availability.
Compensation: $8
Hours per week: 28 per two weeks
Position Start Date: 6/15/2014
Position End Date: 6/30/2015
How To Apply: Please send cover letter and resume to education@wavehill.org Please put Family Art Project Internship in the header.
No calls please. EOE.

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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.

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

Community Coordinator

Company/Individual Name: St. Lydia’s Dinner Church
Business Description:St. Lydia’s is five-year-old, progressive Lutheran congregation located in South Brooklyn. We currently hold two “Dinner Church” services per week where worship takes place in the context of a sacred meal. This summer we will move to a storefront space which will allow our community life to expand in a variety of ways, including a daytime coworking space.
Position Available: Community Coordinator
Job Duties/Responsibilities: Coordinate Community Life (6 hours)
• build strong relationships with congregants and congregational leaders
• identify and encourage new leaders in the congregation
• schedule leaders to serve in various leadership roles for each Dinner Church service • attend Dinner Church and assess how these roles are developing
• work with the cooks for each service to plan a successful meal and order ingredients • attend Leadership Table meetings and Community Meetings
Administration and Hospitality (10 hours)
• develop and maintain systems that keep the operations of the church running smoothly,
including:
• ordering supplies
• data management (mailing lists, records)
• financial administration (yearly tax letters, basic financial data entry in coordination with
professional accountant)
• coordinate with freelancers who assist in church life, such as our accountant, graphic designer,
and web developer
• facilitate the entry and integration of new coworkers (giving once-a-week tours, orienting and
assisting new members)
• manage the schedule for the storefront and handling requests for space rentals

Communication (5 hours)
• develop and maintain communication methods for the church and coworking space, including a weekly e-newsletter and playful but strategic presence on social media
• work with the Pastor to maintain strong relationships with donors through mailings, e-mails and donor gifts
Project Management (3 hours)
• take on various projects of interest, developed in conversation with the Pastor, such as the
development of the Summer Retreat, special workshops for the congregation, or community organizing events
Requirements/Qualifications: Be able to show your best personality and be eager to learn
Compensation: $20,000-$22,000
Hours per week: 24 Hours a Week
Position Start Date: 6/1/2014
Position End Date: 6/1/2018
How To Apply: Please submit cover letter and resume to Emily Scott at emily@stlydias.org
Please include in your cover letter:
• why you are interested in the position
• specific skills and experiences that qualify you for the position • where your passions and interests meet this position

Administrative Assistant (Indefinite Part Time)

Company/Individual Name: Edward C. Kang
Business Description: Edward C. Kang LLC is a law practice based in Midtown Manhattan focusing on corporate and real estate transactions.
Position Available: Administrative Assistant (Indefinite Part Time)
Job Duties/Responsibilities: The Administrative Assistant will be responsible for all administrative aspects of the practice:
• Ensure smooth functioning of all elements of office operations including information technology
• Log time entries and prepare bills
• Manage bookkeeping and process expenses
• Assist in executing business development strategy
• Update and manage all company lists and contact files
• Maintain administrative and practice files
• Schedule meetings and coordinate office events
• Handle administrative requests such as drafting of correspondence, printing and scanning
• Manage relationships with vendors
• Answer incoming telephone calls and serve as a gate keeper for all messages
• Create and/or type Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents
The Administrative Assistant will initially be required for 10-20 hours per week with the potential to take on legal assistant responsibilities and grow into a full-time position.
* This is an indefinite part-time job.
Requirements/Qualifications: Demonstrated level of proficiency in Microsoft Office, Familiarity with basic bookkeeping and information technology
Compensation: Paid
Hours per week: 10-20
Position Start Date: 4/1/2014
Position End Date: 4/1/2015
How To Apply: Email edward.kang@ekanglaw.com including:
– Resume
– Cover Letter
– Unofficial Transcript

Administrative Assistant

Company/Individual Name: The Studio School
Business Description:  The Studio School is a small independent school on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.
Position Available: Administrative Assistant
Job Duties/Responsibilities: We are looking to hire an administrative assistant to perform general office duties and reception during the hours of 7 :45 am. – 1:00 pm, Monday through Friday. We are looking for someone who has a friendly disposition and is flexible, detail-oriented, a self-starter and an excellent communicator.
Requirements/Qualifications: Applicants should be proficient in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel
Compensation: commensurate with experience
Hours per week: 26.25
Position Start Date: 2/26/2014
Position End Date: 6/30/2015
How To Apply: Please send short cover letter and resume to Info@studioschoolnyc.org

Head of Operations

Company/Individual Name: The Studio School
Business Description:  The Studio school is a small independent school on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.
Position Available: Head of Operations
Job Duties/Responsibilities: The Head of Operations would report directly to the Head of School and is responsible for all administration tasks not directly related to educational instruction. This role seeks to relieve the Head of School of non-instructional obligations so that she can focus almost exclusively on educational mission, development, and the growth of the school . The Head of Operations would oversee the administration, kitchen, and building staff.
We are looking for someone with at least 3 years of experience working in school administration and operations. The candidate must have very strong interpersonal, communication, computer skills. Must be able to anticipate needs, organize, manage simultaneous projects, etc.
Requirements/Qualifications: Microsoft office suite of products, database experience, pc helpdesk and connectivity
Compensation: commensurate with experience
Hours per week: 40
Position Start Date: 3/9/2014
Position End Date: 6/30/2016
How To Apply: Please send short cover letter and resume to Info@studioschoolnyc.org

Marketing and Communication Assistant

Company/Individual Name: Atelier Delalain
Business Description:  Contemporary furniture design and fabrication
Position Available: Marketing and Communication Assistant
Job Duties/Responsibilities: Seeking part-time marketing assistant. Duties include: organizing and gathering email lists, uploading photos onto website, postcard/direct mailing campaigns, outreach to showrooms, designers and clients, etc.
Requirements/Qualifications: Knowledge of furniture or interior design, basic marketing skills including knowledge of Constant Contact or Mailchimp, good writing/editing skills, organized, efficient and self-motivated.
Compensation: $9/hr
Hours per week: 10
Position Start Date: 2/28/2014
Position End Date: 2/18/2016
How To Apply: Please send resume to emmanuel@atelierdelalain.com

Researcher

Company/Individual Name: Frontier Data Corp
Business Description: Frontier Data Corp is a market research firm based out of New York. We specialize in collecting and analyzing local economic data throughout the globe.
Position Available: Researcher
Job Duties/Responsibilities: – Collecting economic data on a project by project basis
– Performing personal surveys
– Collecting market and census data in their local area
– Enter data into web-based or mobile phone based system
Requirements/Qualifications: – Researchers must be organized and capable of working on their own – Access to the Internet via computer or mobile phone is a requirement – High school education or above – Knowledge of Excel is helpful – Knowledge of economics or experience performing surveys, market research or gathering census data is a plus.
Compensation: – Researchers will be paid on a per project basis. Payments will depend on the amount of data collection performed by the researcher but may average $10 or more per hour.
Hours per week: Project Dependent
Position Start Date: 2/21/2014
Position End Date: 1/1/2015
How To Apply: If you are interested in joining our team, please visit our website to sign up: http://gather.frontierdatacorporation.com/