F+W Media is a leading enthusiast-based provider of community focused content, commerce, and connectivity. Through the publication of books and magazines, the hosting and management of ecommerce and vertical websites, and the production of in person and online conferences, F+W Media has become a leader in the passion focused markets it serves. The company is currently searching for a summer intern for its Collect.com Auctions division. The summer intern will be responsible for the following duties:
Writing and marketing: Write promotional copy and gather material for articles, advertisements and dedicated e-mail broadcasts
Photography: Work with photography in taking photos of consignments for catalog and online viewing.
Social Media: Be in charge of Collect.com Auctions social media outlets in Twitter and Facebook.
Editing: Assist in editing and completion of auction catalogs, including titles, descriptions and overall layout.
Inventory management: Handling consignments and organizing.
Bidder relations: Assist bidders with registration process, general questions, bidding issues via phone.
Shipping: Ship items to winning bidders and consignors in cases where the item did not make it into auction.
The intern should be familiar with computer systems and eager to learn more; he/she should have pleasant phone manners and good communication skills.
He/she should be adaptable and curious; he/she should be enthusiastic and easy to get along with, willing to pitch in–as he/she will be part of a very busy, but very companionable team.
Furthermore, the intern should be in his/her junior or senior year in the English, Journalism, or related field.
For immediate consideration, send your resume & cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org