Internships: NewBay Media

NewBay Media provides multichannel marketing solutions and information to communities encompassing over 5 million professionals and nearly 8 million enthusiasts centered around three large technology driven interrelated markets: Television & Video, Entertainment & Educational Technology, and Music. NewBay’s platform provides its communities with award-winning content, trusted brands and high- profile network-building, informative events. Over 4,000 clients hire NewBay to connect them to its audience of key decision makers and influencers.

NewBay is currently looking to fill 3 summer internship positions (Editorial, Content Marketing Coordinator, and Event Planning) for course credit and a rate of $11/hour. If interested in applying to any of the positions, please submit resumes directly to resume3@nbmedia.com with the title of the internship they are applying for in the subject line.


Editorial Intern 

The Editorial Intern will get hands-on experience with NewBay’s most important event of the year: their B&C Hall of Fame. They will be working in conjunction with the group publisher, editorial, sales, and events teams for building out content strategy and execution. They will also gain experience around content creation, social media, marketing, and business. The goal of the internship is to increase content around their largest event of the year, Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame. The Editorial Intern will work 8 hours per week, with 2-4 hour days.

Requirements:

  • Preferred Academic Majors – PR, Communications, Marketing
  • Excellent writing skills required
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Ability to multi-task and collaborate with others to achieve results


Content Marketing Coordinator Intern

The intern for the Content Marketing Coordinator will work with the VP of Marketing Services to drive new inbound marketing programs to create sales leads for NewBay Plus, the marketing services arm of NewBay. This will involve creating actionable content including white papers, blogs, social media posts, and other content to drive out thought leadership and sales leads. The candidate will learn practical knowledge about how to create and execute successful content marketing programs from development to execution, to evaluation of results via our marketing automation system, and follow-up based on those results.

NewBay’s goal is to add significant energy to their inbound marketing efforts to drive sales over and above their sales outreach. NewBay also expects the intern to help improve their process and suggest ideas for new content marketing strategies. The goal for the intern is to get a practical understanding of how to create, execute, and evaluate a successful content marketing program. The intern for this position will be working 20 hours per week (Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 10 AM to 5 PM).

Projects/Duties:

  • Interview their vertical industry managing editors and brand managers and create targeted assets that we can use to drive leads
  • Work with the VP of Marketing Services to update their content marketing plan based on this research effort
  • Create mini-research projects to develop content
  • Regularly blog and post on social media about this content
  • With the aid of their audience development team, learn how to track customer engagement with our Pardot marketing automation system and use that data to identify hot prospects
  • Work with the VP of Marketing Services to create new social media and mobile content marketing products

Preferred Academic Majors: 

  • Marketing
  • Sales
  • Journalism
  • Liberal Arts

Skills Requested:

  • Should have strong writing skills
  • Understand basics of content marketing and marketing in general
  • Know how to use social media including Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft office tools (PowerPoint, Office, Excel) and be able to present ideas, suggestions, and results in a coherent, engaging way.
  • Understand, or be able to quickly grasp content management systems, such as WordPress
  • Be able to understand and evaluate data and create actionable recommendations based on it
  • Needs to be a good listener, inquisitive, creative, and major plus to have a sense of humor and be a nice person

Events Intern

NewBay Media is seeking a highly motivated and extremely organized events intern for their Broadcasting & Cable/Multichannel News events division. The events intern will work directly on the development and execution of programs that reach thousands of attendees and will also work directly on development and execution of the event, and will have a key role in the coordination of sponsorship development efforts.

The ideal candidate would have a passion for events, must be confident interfacing with individuals of all levels, both internally and externally, and working in a fast-paced environment that often involves juggling multiple priorities. The intern will be expected to work form 10 AM to 5 PM for 3-4 days per week.

Some of their events include: 

  • The Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame: Recognized as the leading industry event honoring the pioneers, innovators, and stars of the electronic arts, with hosts and honorees such as Betty White, Regis Philbin, Kathie Lee Gifford, Dr. Phil, and Katie Couric, just to name a few.
  • New York City Television & Video Week : 5 events over 3 days where over 2,500 of the television industry’s executives gather for education, information and unparalleled networking. This role provides excellent exposure to anyone who wants experience in event management. You will have the opportunity to see how large events are developed and executed. Plus, you will be in contact with leading media executives.

Primary Responsibilities:

Pre-event

  • Assist with managing event registration and logistics for 10+ events
  • Collate supplier communications
  • Assist department director and managers to reconcile all supplier and miscellaneous bills.
  • Work with Sales Director on sponsorship tracking and fulfillment

On-site

  • Assist with managing event registration and logistics for 10+ events
  • Collate supplier communications
  • Assist department director and managers to reconcile all supplier and miscellaneous bills.
  • Work with Sales Director on sponsorship tracking and fulfillment

Post-event

  • Work with Director Events on supplier wrap up, closing the budget, collecting open invoices and P.O’s

Preferred Academic Majors:

  • Communications
  • Marketing
  • Hospitality Management

Requirements:

  • Must currently be enrolled in a college program
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Outstanding organization and attention to detail
  • Ability to organize large quantities of material
  • Ability to maintain calendar and manage individuals toward their due dates
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize responsibilities appropriately
  • Ability to work both collaboratively and independently
  • Motivated and proactive
  • Computer skills: Windows 7, Microsoft Office, Excel and PowerPoint

Internship: Radius Book Group

Radius Book Group is currently looking to fill an internship position for Summer 2017. The position is scheduled to start immediately.

Based in New York City, Radius Book Group, which is a division of Diversion Book Corporation, provides book publishing services to independent publishers. The summer intern for Radius will be responsible for handling market research and providing general assistance for the group. The intern may work remotely and schedule regular meetings as is mutually convenient.

The position is unpaid but available for course credit.


If you are interested in applying, please e-mail your resume to Mark Fretz at mark@radiusbookgroup.com. Include a cover letter indicating your interest as well.

Internship: The Bent Agency

The Bent Agency is looking for an adult fiction intern at their literary agency for the summer. This is a great opportunity internship to learn more about an agent’s work and decision-making process for anyone searching for flexible summer internships at agencies; the internship is remote and only requires 10 hours a week of commitment.

It requires familiarity with current New York Times bestsellers and interest in at least two of the following genres: humor, memoir, upmarket women’s fiction and literary suspense.

Students interested in the position can apply by send an email with “Adult Fiction Intern” as the subject line to intern@thebentagency.com. You must also explain why you want the internship, say something about yourself, and/or include a resume. The last thing you need to ensure is in your email is a list of the last 10 adult fiction books you’ve read and a list of your top ten favorite fiction books of all time.

Internship: DeFiore and Company

DeFiore and Company is currently looking for an intern for Summer 2017, starting late April or early May.

DeFiore and Company is a literary agency looking for someone interested in learning about all aspects of publishing. As literary agents working as liaisons between authors and publishers, they have a comprehensive vantage of the publishing industry. An intern will gain a great understanding of the literary agency business and the publishing process—from query to submission to publication. The intern will be responsible for reading and responding to queries and manuscripts, writing reader reports, filing, sorting mail and basic office support.

Potential candidates should be motivated, well-organized, responsible, and have excellent communication skills. Some experience critically evaluating fiction and non-fiction work is necessary, as well as a love of books, an extensive knowledge of current titles, and a strong interest in the publishing business.

The weekly schedule is flexible, though interns should be willing to commit 15-20 hours per week for a minimum of three months. Internships at DeFiore and Company are for-credit only.

Those interested in applying should send an email with a resume and cover letter to ashley@defliterary.com at Ashley Collom’s attention ASAP. Please be sure to include ‘resume’ in the subject line.

Any further questions about this opportunity may be sent to Gabrielle Piraino at gabrielle@defliterary.com