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Nielsen Photo Group Summer Internships

Posted by on February 15, 2012 | Student Photography

The Nielsen Photo Group manages magazines, Web sites, trade shows and events for photo hobbyists, student photographers and teachers and professional photographers.

We are seeking dedicated and highly motivated individuals to join the Nielsen Photo Group for the summer 2012. There are openings in our Web development, marketing, sales and editorial departments. All of the positions are located at our 770 Broadway, New York, New York office. Local candidates are preferred. No relocation or housing assistance is provided. These are paid internships and unique opportunities to experience the Nielsen environment, culture and team while enhancing your professional and personal skills.

To apply send your resume to lwendle@pdnonline.com. Please list INTERNSHIP as the subject line and indicate the department you are interested in within your cover letter.

Marketing Internship
Objective
Responsibilities include researching, proofreading, fact checking and writing for PDNedu, the PDNedu Web site, Blog or other Custom Media publications. Photo research and trafficking art for publication, converting and sizing image files. Prerequisites: Well organized, detail oriented, self-starter with past photography experience and good communication skills. Computer literacy, familiarity with ftp image delivery systems, proficiency in PhotoShop, InDesign and various content management systems. Knowledge of Flash, HTML, CSS and photography gear a plus.

Primary responsibilities include
-Assist with researching/writing/fact checking copy for short articles, blogs and social media.
-Photo research and trafficking art for publication for print/Web, converting and sizing image files.
-Upload texts/images to PDNedu Web site, write, edit and upload short texts for blogs and social media.
-Assist with and perform any other duties as needed or assigned by PDNedu editor.
-General assignments will rely on the use of various Mac-based programs (MS Word, Entourage, Photoshop, InDesign, RedDot, Typepad).

Work schedule
Monday – Friday – Days/Hours are flexible, with an expected work week of at least 20 hours per week.

Sales Internship
Primary Responsibilities

-Assist in Print, Online, and Sponsorship sales
-Assist with Tradeshow booth preparations
-Coordinate sales meetings, schedule conference rooms, and appointments for sales team
-Conduct follow-up to sales team meetings
-Assist accounting with collections as needed
-Other duties as assigned

 Qualifications
-Good organizational skills and attention to detail
-Ability to work well alone and as part of a team
-Professional demeanor
-Excellent verbal and written skills
-MS Office, CRM database experience a plus

Work Schedule
Monday – Friday – Days/Hours are flexible, with an expected work week of at least 20 hours per week up to a full 40 hour per week schedule.

Web Development Internship
Objective

To conduct research and help promote Nielsen Photo Group properties to hobbyists, students, educators and professional photographers and image makers through web, social media and live events while learning skills related to web-based marketing, advertising and promotion.

Primary responsibilities include
-Preparing, organizing and delivering content for social media, email campaigns and the web
-Assist with the management and performance of the Nielsen Photo Group web pages – post and monitor content, ensure links work, identify technical problems and improve usability/interactivity
-Assist with and perform any other duties as needed or assigned by the Marketing Director or Web Development Manager

General assignments will rely on the use of Nielsen Software and MS (Office Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint) and multiple CMS applications.

Work schedule
Monday – Friday – Days/Hours are flexible, with an expected work week of at least 20 hours per week.

Marketing Internship
Objective

To conduct research and help promote Nielsen Photo Group properties to hobbyists, students, educators and professional photographers and image makers through web, print, social media and live events while learning skills related to marketing, advertising and promotion.

Primary responsibilities include
-Creating and updating marketing materials used to outreach to current and prospective customers/members
-Assist with writing copy for social media, e-mails and web pages
-Help renew and execute marketing plans for upcoming events; Outdoor Photo Expo, PhotoPlus Expo, contest/gallery exhibitions and others as needed
-Conduct demographic research, develop and proofread marketing materials
-Assist with and perform any other duties as needed or assigned by the Marketing Director

General assignments will rely on the use of Nielsen Software and MS (Office Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint)

Work schedule
Monday – Friday – Days/Hours are flexible, with an expected work week of at least 20 hours per week.

PDN Editorial Internship
Objective

This position offers an opportunity to learn about print and online publishing as well as photo editing. The intern will help editors in researching, proofreading, fact-checking, reporting and writing about news from all aspects of the professional photography world. Other opportunities may include researching and writing blog posts, proofing magazine layouts and attending editorial meetings.

Primary responsibilities include
-Help with general organizational tasks
-Assist the editorial staff on all aspects of editorial production for the magazine and PDNOnline.com.

Applicants must be enrolled in school and earn college credit to qualify for the internship. An interest in photography is appreciated, but not required. Experience with HTML and content management systems is a plus.

 

 

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