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Nomster Chef Social Media and PR Internships

Spring Semester 2018

 

Company Description:

Nomster Chef, a startup in NYC, is looking for several social media and PR interns for the spring 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 IC Television-Radio graduate and recently completed a successful Kickstarter campaign. Nomster Chef will launch its first product, a digital library of illustrated recipes for kids, in Spring 2018.

 

Location:

Nomster Chef is located in Fort Greene, Brooklyn, NYC. These internships will be conducted mostly remotely with video call check-ins (and a few in-person meetings in Ithaca).

 

Positions available:

  • Social Media Marketing Intern: write posts for Twitter and Facebook, maintain our Pinterest page, help increase Instagram followers by engaging with our community, and write our weekly newsletter.

  • Content Marketing Intern: write posts and take photographs/videos for our Blog (mainly cooking and recipe posts), help with photography, graphic design, and copy for special marketing campaigns

  • PR Intern: researching and maintaining relationships with influencers (bloggers, Instagrammers, YouTubers), setting up content collaborations with influencers, helping with general PR research projects

 

Required qualifications:

  • Sophomores, Juniors, or Seniors in communications or business majors

  • Self-motivated and able to work independently

  • Excellent written communication skills

 

Preferred qualifications:

  • 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 students interested in creating written content: experience writing for a student publication or a non-personal social media account or blog

  • For students interested in creating visual content (graphics, photos, video): Proficiency in either Illustrator or Photoshop, Premiere a plus

 

Time Commitment:

  • Spring semester: beginning 1/22/18 and ending 5/4/18. Possibility to extend into Summer semester as well.

  • 8-10 hours per week (can be split over multiple days and work around class schedules)

 

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 Friday 12/22*:

  • Short paragraph introducing yourself (no formal cover letter necessary), and indicating which position(s) you are interested in

  • 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.

*I know this is a busy time of the academic year. If you are interested but unable to complete an application prior to  12/22, please e-mail ashley@nomsterchef.com for an extension.