Are you an aspiring digital diva / fashion company CEO / believer in the good of mankind and the message of spreading #vintagelove?
If you’re all of the above and all of the below and looking to work intimately alongside Sammy Davis of Sammy Davis Vintage (read: ME), then I invite you to apply for the Fall 2013 internship program at the SDV Headquarters in Manhattan, New York.
Applicants must be a sophomore, junior or senior in college looking for a position focused heavily in social media.
Please submit a cover letter explaining why this internship is absolutely perfect for you and how you spread #vintagelove. Including a resume and current social media links is a HUGE bonus.
Email your application to [email protected] All applicants will be contacted for a follow-up interview on the phone or via Google (video) hangout.
Can’t wait to spread #vintagelove with one of you.
—> SOCIAL MEDIA
<< #1 priority: Manage Sammy Davis Vintage Instagram for growth. Growth goal = 10K followers by end of internship
<< Find YouTube channels for cross-promotional opportunities. Message and connect to formulate relationship and game plan
—-> VINTAGE FASHION LINE
<< Help promote, manage and ultimately, ship a new line of eco-vintage bags for the #lipstickaffirmations campaign (stay tuned for more on this!)
<< Help launch website for #lipstickaffirmations products
<< Help develop current/future products for #lipstickaffirmations
—–> PUBLICITY / EVENTS
<< Work as assistant at events, such as seminars at the Etsy HQ
<< Misc. responsibilities which may arise but are always presented at discretion of intern (i.e. you are never forced to do anything you don’t want to do)
<< Be a college sophomore, junior or senior interested in vintage fashion, social media and learning about digital media and small business monetization
<< Meet 1 day per week, up to 4 hours, at my apartment in Manhattan, NYC
<< Work on growing Instagram following minimum 2 hours per week
<< Have interest (but not obligated) to attend special events, meetings and “shopping/styling/filming” opportunities TBD as internship progresses
<< Available beginning week of September 16 – holiday season 2013
<< Digital fluency with Instagram, YouTube and Apple computers
<< Interest in ROCKING OUT and learning everything they can while spreading #vintagelove and helping women remember their #powerwithin
<< Total commitment ~ 7 hours per week with travel time
<< Official “school credit”
<< Stipend or monetary compensation (no cash in your hands, in other words)
<< Responsibilities are directed at discretion of Sammy Davis of Sammy Davis Vintage and you cannot determine “your” responsibilities (but we can certainly discuss!)
<< Use of a wide-screen Apple Mac desktop computer
<< FREE FOOD. ‘Nuff said.
<< Use of Sammy Davis Vintage social media (read: POWER)
<< Viewed as team member – your perspective, suggestions, experience will only make Sammy Davis Vintage do its duty better
<< Opportunities to meet with representatives at major corporations like Etsy, eBay, American Express, etc.
<< Opportunities to guest post on Sammy Davis Vintage and appear in videos for Sammy Davis Vintage on YouTube
<< References and connections as deemed appropriate (i.e. my last semester’s intern is now a shop girl at thrift boutique AUH20 because I introduced her to the owner. #vintagelove)
<< This internship is purely voluntary. Requirements / responsibilities are upon suggestion of Sammy Davis of Sammy Davis Vintage.
<< The more enthusiasm and impetus you show, the more opportunities we will create for you to have fun and create great content that spreads #vintagelove
<< Dates of in-person meeting at the Sammy Davis Vintage HQ will be determined on a case-by-case basis
Last summer’s Sammy Davis Vintage interns enjoying Mr. Softee ice cream on me.
YES I LOVE MY INTERNS!