Monday, November 29, 2010

Web Designers for Multicultural Newspaper (South West London)

WEB DESIGNERS NEEDED FOR NEWSPAPER

Do you need experience to get a job as a WEB DESIGNER but need a job to get
experience? Do you want to share ideas and make them public?

Do you want to be part of the first multicultural and bilingual (Spanish / English) newspaper in the UK?

Can you commit to volunteer 1 month (minimum), 3 days a week (minimum)

?

Do you know Wordpress (web hosting to create website (we work with Wordpress)?


If your answer is "Yes" this is an excellent opportunity to work alongside a newspaper that belongs to the Latin-American, Portuguese and Spanish communities… We also provide information to the British communities and all English speaking immigrants… We cater to all those who want to support a different type of multicultural journalism in Britain.

New content, concepts and design are important to give a fresh look to this newspaper. We want to make it one of the best multicultural media in the UK.

In this stage we are urgently looking for UNPAID (VOLUNTEER) web designers who want to join us (seriously committed) in this important stage of the process, creating and updating our new website (www.theprisma.co.uk).


Definitely an exciting opportunity for those who have got drive and ambition and looking to gain work experience in this unique media project.

What we need from you?

1. Wordpress is desirable not essential
2. HTML essential

3. CSS essential

4. Photoshop or similar very desirable

5. Dreamweaver or similar very desirable

6. JavaScript very desirable not essential

Your skills for Wordpress:

1. Wordpress templates essential

2. Php scripting very desirable

3. Trouble shooting

4. Knowledge of plugins

5. Working for multi language word press very desirable


PLEASE NOTE THAT ALTHOUGH THIS IS AN UNPAID POSITION, BUT WE OFFER EXCELLENT REFERENCES AND A CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT UPON SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF YOUR ASSIGNMENT.



Please apply with your CV including covering letter regarding your interest in this newspaper.

take care

MEDIA INTERNSHIP (BARCELONA) SPAIN

www.circular.co offer internships in BARCELONA, NEW YORK, LAS VEGAS, LA, MIAMI and many more exciting locations; email us at contact@circular.co to find the right OVERSEAS INTERNSHIP for you.

EXCITING MEDIA INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY IN BARCELONA!!!
Creating new websites, blogs
Social media and marketing campaigns
Opening new markets in events, marketing and advertising
On and offline marketing
Business development and sales
Video and photo edition
Macromedia Package – Dreamweaver/Photoshop/Flash
contact@circular.co for further information or visit our website www.circular.co

Thanks.

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Public Relations Internship at SHANE&SHAWN Shoes (Midtown)

Public Relations Internship at SHANE&SHAWN Shoes

SHANE&SHAWN is seeking an enthusiastic Winter 2010/Spring 2011 intern to start immediately who will have responsibilities in Public Relations and assist in administrative & operations duties.

We are looking for college students or recent graduates who are motivated and who would like to work in a fun, energetic, yet fast-paced environment.
THIS INTERNSHIP IS REMOTE, SO INTERN DOES NOT HAVE TO BE IN NEW YORK CITY. NEW YORK IS PREFERRED BUT REMOTE IS ACCEPTED.

Please visit www.shaneandshawn.com for more information on our company.

Details of internship is as follows:

RESPONISIBILITIES:

- Delivery of products throughout the city to media outlets (if located in NYC)
- Supporting PR firm with press strategies
- Customer service for online customers; Returns, Exchanges, etc
- Pitch magazines, television, radio & blogs S&S for product editorial & features
- Handle strategic public relations initiatives for product
- Managing & Implementing online marketing & advertising strategies
- Coordinate marketing events, parties, promotions, and trunk shows
- General office/administrative duties/customer service & logistics support
- Support sales & logistics consultants when necessary
Notes:
* Internships are non-paid
* Location is remote; Intern can work from home
* Weekly staff meetings will occur in person in Midtown or via conference call
* Interns to receive a complimentary pairs of shoes
* 30-40 hours/week

Contact us at jobs@shaneandshawn.com
Take care

Thursday, November 11, 2010

Elmhurst Center Manager (Elmhurst, Queens) USA

Elmhurst Center Manager
South Asian Youth Action (SAYA!)
www.saya.org
allison@saya.org


Organization Description
South Asian Youth Action (SAYA!) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization founded in 1996 with the mission to create social change and opportunities for South Asian youth to realize their fullest potential. It is the only organization in New York City dedicated to providing secular and comprehensive youth development services to the City’s fast-growing South Asian community. With 40 full-time and part-time staff and a budget of $1.6 million, SAYA! serves over 600 low-income and immigrant youth at six locations across Queens.

Position Summary
Reporting to the Program Director, the Manager will be responsible for developing, monitoring, and expanding programs at the SAYA! Elmhurst Center. The Manager will oversee participant recruitment, enrollment and retention. In addition, he or she will use data to manage for performance and evaluate program quality. The ideal candidate is a dynamic project manager who has an ability to motivate and engage staff, youth, parents, teachers and strategic community partners.

Responsibilities
Program management
•Supervise 2-4 full and part time staff.
•Develop and implement weekly reports on center program utilization and impact.
•Work with direct reports to develop program plans, goals and curriculum.
•Provide formal orientation to new youth participants and their families.
Relationship management
•Build cohesiveness across programs to provide integrated services to youth.
•Identify and implement outreach strategies to recruit and retain youth in programs.
•Develop and maintain relationships with high schools, faith-based institutions and other key stakeholders to encourage active participation in programs.
•Represent organization at community meetings, conferences, and street fairs to promote mission and increase youth registration.
•Identify and fill volunteer needs across programs.

Qualifications
•Supervisory experience preferred.
•Strong writing and oral communication skills.
•Comfortable using data to make program decisions.
•Ability to multitask, work under tight deadlines and deal with high-level pressure.
•Skilled in Windows, Word, Excel, databases and internet research.
•Must demonstrate a commitment to the mission of SAYA!
•Proven commitment to and knowledge of the South Asian community and/or youth development a plus.
•Bachelor degree and 3 to 5 years experience working in program management; graduate degree a plus.
•Availabiliy during evenings and Saturdays required.

To Apply: Send cover letter with salary requirements, resume and one writing samples to allison@saya.org. Applications submitted without writing samples will not be considered. No phone calls please. Only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled; therefore applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

Position available immediately.

SAYA! is an Equal Opportunity Employer.