The Madeline Weinrib Atelier, a rapidly growing high-end carpet, textile and home accessories design company is looking for a SPRING/SUMMER 2012 SEMESTER intern to join the Public Relations & Marketing department. Painter and designer Madeline Weinrib lives and works in New York City. Her innovative collection of artisanally-crafted carpets, pillows and textiles are renowned for their lush color and opulent pattern. Weinrib’s designs draw on a wealth of sources gleaned from her travels and reflect her interest in reinterpreting traditional forms. Her chicly-appointed atelier is located on the 6th floor of ABC Carpet & Home in Union Square.
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: - Media outreach and traffic samples. - Press tracking and organization of media clippings. - Maintain client database; updating and building media lists and mail outs. - Conduct research for various projects - Assist with event production - Administrative duties, general showroom assistance
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE SHOULD HAVE: - Excellent written and verbal communication skills - An enthusiastic attitude, be hard working, reliable and organized - Be an innovative self-starter that can work alone or in a team - A strong understanding of all social media platforms - Computer skills: Microsoft Office, Cision or Vocus, Photoshop (a plus, but not required) - An interest in the home industry, fine arts or fashion - The ability to commit at least 10-15 hours per week
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