Sunday, January 27, 2013

MashON Inc. Design Internship (Culver City, CA)

MashON is a dynamic and growing eCommerce application developer on the West Side of Los Angeles. Our web-based platform offers the most powerful and versatile product customization platform on the web and is used by a broad variety of clients across multiple sectors including Entertainment, Studios, Sports, Fashion and many more.
Why MashON:
Our culture encapsulates a unique combination of dynamism, professionalism and yet remains cool and relaxed even under the high pressure our environment sometimes brings. The team is young, dedicated and highly talented. To learn more visit We’re ambitious and we set the bar high – we’re looking for people to jump over it!
About the internship:
MashON is looking for a stellar design intern to work on-site in our Culver City office. As a design intern you will assist in creating, editing and producing designs with the in house creative team. We work on numerous projects simultaneously across several design disciplines. Depending on skill set you may be able to help and learn with the team in multiple areas. This position is perfect for any designer with a passion of interactive, web, products and apparel. At the conclusion of the internship you may be able to stay on as a freelancer while you continue your education. 
  • Brainstorm, research and mock up design ideas
  • Edit and update web pages internally and for existing clients
  • Help design landing pages and eCommerce store designs
  • Create new product designs for a wide variety of clients, which may include t-shirts, mugs, blankets, pillows, canvas prints, etc
  • Design updates to our product designer application and admin dashboard
  • Create documentation for production and development
  • Prepare design assets and style guides for development
  • Produce digital assets from established art direction
  • Assist production team with daily tasks
  • Create and update banner ads
  • Update and send out promotional newsletters
  • Use social media tools such as Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram to update posts
Position Requirements:
  • College degree (in progress) with major in Web Design, Graphic Design or related field
  • Advanced knowledge of Photoshop, basic to intermediate knowledge of Illustrator and InDesign
  • Attention to detail (pixel precision)
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks, set priorities, meet deadlines, and adjust to changing priorities
  • Be able to follow direction and adhere to brand and style guides
  • Be a self-starter, detail oriented, able to take initiative, and take ownership of assigned work projects
  • Be able to troubleshoot and provide creative solutions when obstacles occur
  • Knowledge of and/or experience in designing apparel is a plus
  • Knowledge of CSS is another plus
  • Understanding of the current trends in social media, web, and development
  • Comfortable in a PC environment, or bring your own laptop
  • A strong online portfolio is a must!
To apply send us your online portfolio (school work is fine), a little about yourself, and why this internship is a good fit.  This is a paid internship OR school credit is available.
Posted by: Manilette Uy

HGTV Art/Photo Internship

HGTV Magazine, a new Hearst publication that launched in October 2011, is looking for an art/photo intern for the Spring 2013 semester. 
Responsibilities include:
  • photo research 
  • invoicing 
  • printing/calling in photographer and stylist portfolios
  •  requesting high-res images 
  • shopping for props & other administrative duties.
The intern will need to have experience working in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, InCopy, Photoshop & Bridge. Should be completely fluent in both Microsoft Office and Mac platform. Must be extremely organized, detail oriented, & great at multi-tasking. The ideal candidate will be available 5 days a week starting in February but less will be considered if you’re the right fit. Prior internship at a national consumer magazine preferred & a love of all things home/lifestyle-related. MUST receive college credit for this internship. No phone calls, please.
To apply, please email your résumé and cover letter to + include “internship” in the subject line.
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Warby Parker Customer Experience Summer Intern

The Warby Parker Intern Program is designed to give super talented individuals a thorough understanding of operations at a high-growth start-up. Under the supervision of senior members of the Customer Experience team, interns will have a direct impact on the company’s success through customer interactions, process improvements and special projects, while being exposed to all functional areas of the business.
Also included in the program: a heavy dose of fun! Warby Parker’s core values include a firm dedication to good times and a commitment to learning and growth. Interns can look forward to:
- Coffee dates with WP Team members
- Founder speaking engagements
- Panels with WP team members
- Founders Lunch
- Instagram Walk
- Catered lunches
- Resumé building sessions
- Interviewing workshops
- Inspiration Fridays
- Special events with like-minded start-ups
- And more…much more.
Your responsibilities:
  • Support our Customer Experience team in providing “knock your socks off customer service” in person and over e-mail
  • Process customer orders effectively and efficiently
  • Develop new processes to improve Warby Parker’s ability to serve customers
  • Work on special projects that align personal interests with company needs
What we’re looking for:
  • Eagerness to work in a fast-paced, high-growth start-up environment
  • A “no task is too small” attitude
  • Experience with customers— and terrific customer service skills
  • Killer organizational abilities and attention to detail
  • Positive attitude, good energy and natural curiosity
  • General awesomeness
Details and compensation:
This is a 10-week, full-time internship program, starting in June. The average workweek is Mon-Fri 9am-6pm—but we’re flexible, and happy to work around your summer schedule.

Compensation: This is a paid internship. For outstanding performers, there is also the possibility that your internship will result in a full-time employment offer. (Woo-hoo!)
Posted by: Manilette Uy Fashion Editorial Internship is a popular blog about beauty, fashion and pop culture. We’re looking for web savvy, hardworking interns to help with editorial. The internship involves taking on assignments, pitching story ideas and getting published frequently.
* Must love blogging!
* Must have excellent communication skills, be organized, efficient
* Work a min of 15 hours/week for 3 months
* All majors welcome, can be for school credit
* Can work from home/school
Internship Details:
The Opportunity: Passionate about fashion, beauty and pop culture? Awesome, creative, and funny? Want to inspire and inform tens of thousands of readers every day? We’re looking for bloggers whose heads hurt from vigorously nodding “yes” to all of the above.
Ideally, we want killer bloggers who are passionate about fashion, beauty & pop culture. Lovelyish is growing fast, so we need smart, enthusiastic team members to grow with us as we work to produce awesome content.

The Details: Want to reach tens of thousands of readers every day? This position is unpaid, BUT the right candidate will get plenty of bylines and a ton of writing experience. Interns will have a chance to pitch post ideas, write several articles a week, and edit submitted posts. The internship can be done remotely or in NYC out of our Manhattan office.

Interested? If you’re passionate about this space, love to write, and want to join our team, please email (a) your resume, (b) cover letter including details about yourself and why you want to join the team, and (c) the url to your blog and/or 2 writing samples to Our application process is pretty intense (less than 25% of applicants become team members), so best of luck!

Posted by: Manilette Uy

GOOD Editorial Internship (LA)

Intern at GOOD in Los Angeles!
Requirements: Each applicant must be a current student enrolled in a degree-granting program at an accredited university. Internships are unpaid; school credit is available. Interns should be able to commit 12 to 20 hours per week, on average. The exact dates of the internship will depend on each student’s availability. Internships are broken up into Fall, Spring and Summer, as you can see below.
Fall Internship: September - December
Spring Internship: January - April
Summer Internship: May - August
-Assisting in reading, filtering, and responding to submissions as well as other emails and letters
-Basic administrative duties – phones, mailings
-Editorial research, copy editing and fact checking for print and web
-Finding places to promote/send GOOD pieces online
-Opportunity to pitch stories and write
Background / Skills:
-Interest in current events, print and online media
-Strong writing & copyediting skills
-Photoshop and HTML experience
-Blogging & CMS background useful
-FinalCutPro versed a plus
Posted by: Manilette Uy