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 Media and Operations Intern with GCRI, New York 

Submitted by Ewa Adamkiewicz on Fri, 05/02/2014 - 15:49

The German Center for Research and Innovation in New York seeks a media and operations intern for a minimum of 6 months. This position requires a commitment of 38.5 hours per week; additional evening and weekend hours may be necessary. Compensation for this internship is $750 per month. The internship start date is September 30, 2014.


  • Researching information pertinent to developing the GCRI’s editorial and event calendar for 2014/2015
  • Content to be used on the GCRI Website, Newsletter and Twitter account
  • Background resources for events (online articles, “recommended reading,” etc.)
  • Innovations from Germany, to be featured in the GCRI’s “Innovation of the Month” category online and in the GCRI Newsletter
  • Assistance with office administration, including GCRI programs and events, is also required
  • Some administration and maintenance of the GCRI website required, this involves photo editing, as well as content uploads and editing.


  • Applicant must have completed at least 3 years of undergraduate study
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, in both German and
  • Sself-motivated, organized, and proficient at working within deadlines
  • Strong computer skills, including extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, as well as familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite, particularly Photoshop
  • Experience with online social media required
  • Experience in the field of journalism, office experience, and experience in program
    coordination and event management highly desirable
  • Familiarity with the field of internationaleducation, research, and/or commerce strongly preferred. Basic knowledge of HTML and other computer programming skills strongly preferred


If you would like to learn more about this internship opportunity, please take a look at this internship description. Please send your resume, a cover letter, and a brief writing sample in English and German to careers@germaninnovation.org, with “GCRI Media and Operations Internship” listed in the subject line. Please address your application to Dr. Halpern or Katharina Glaser. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Application deadline: May 15, 2014

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