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Nomster Chef Internships

Fall Semester 2018

 

Company Description:

Nomster Chef, a startup in NYC, is looking for several interns for the fall semester. Nomster Chef is a company helping families with kids age 2-12 cook meals together to promote healthy eating habits in children. The company was founded by a 2009 Ithaca College Television-Radio graduate and was created in the Stanford Graduate School of Education. Nomster Chef completed a successful Kickstarter campaign in Fall 2017 and launched in Summer 2018.

 

Location:

Nomster Chef is located in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn, NYC. These internships can either be remote or in Brooklyn, depending on the intern’s preference.

 

Time Commitment:

September 10- November 16 (10 weeks), 8-16 hours per week depending on role. Hours can be distributed to fit around class times and other commitments. (Note: these internships will end in November, and not be the entire duration of the semester).

 

Positions available:

  • PR Intern (8-10 hours per week): interacting with traditional media and influencer contacts; writing and sending PR pitches; coordinating collaboration campaigns with Instagram/Facebook/YouTube influencers; creating PR materials like press release and media kit

  • Content Marketing Intern (10-12 hours per week): Creating recipe blog and social media content (pitching recipe idea, cooking recipe while photographing and videographing cooking, editing photos, writing blog post, editing recipe video); creating promotional video content as needed

  • Social Media Marketing Intern (10 hours per week): Scheduling social media posts on Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest; write twice weekly newsletter; create social media graphics/GIFs/short videos; helping with pre-production for Facebook Live broadcasts; developing social media strategy

  • Graphic Design and Illustration Intern (8-16 hours per week): Creating new illustration assets for Nomster picture book recipes; Layout text and illustration in panels for Nomster picture book recipes; Creating marketing graphics as needed

 

Required qualifications:

  • Sophomores, juniors, or seniors in communications or art majors

  • Self-motivated and able to work independently

  • Excellent written communication skills

 

Preferred qualifications:

  • For all interns:

    • An interest in cooking, food, or food-related media content

    • Prior volunteer or paid work with children and/or families, or an interest in children’s media

  • For Social Media Intern: experience writing for a student publication or a non-personal social media account or blog, basic proficiency in either Photoshop or Illustrator, basic proficiency in Premiere

  • For PR Intern: strong written communications skills, familiarity with the business of social media influencers

  • For Content Marketing Intern: Photography experience, cooking ability, proficiency in Premiere and ability to edit videos quickly, basic proficiency in Photoshop, strong written communications skills

  • For Graphic Design and Illustration Intern: Proficiency in Illustrator (required) and Photoshop (preferred), experience creating original digital illustrations

 

Compensation:

This is an unpaid internship. It is preferred that you receive college credit for this internship.

 

Application:

Please send the following to ashley@nomsterchef.com by end of day Friday 8/31/18 (DEADLINE EXTENDED from 8/27):

  • Short paragraph introducing yourself (no formal cover letter necessary), and indicating which of the positions you are interested in (you can choose all 3)

  • Resume

  • Work samples. If you have a portfolio website, send the link to that. If not, send a few examples of your work, like a link to a business social media account that you’ve run (NOT a personal account), a short writing sample (blog post, student publication article), a PR/Marketing plan deck, graphic design/illustration, photography, etc... Anything that you feel best exemplifies your work. Send work samples as attachments, a website URL, or through a link like Dropbox or Google Drive

Questions:

Please write to ashley@nomsterchef.com

Thank you for your interest!