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  artnet News Video Production Internship

Job Description:
artnet News, the world’s first 24-hour global art news portal, is seeking a video production intern to work directly with our in-house digital media director, as well as a variety of our editorial staff. Our ideal candidate is someone with a passion for video production who works well with others, and can also handle projects independently. He or she should be proactive and thoughtful, and be able to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced work environment.

Our video production interns will become extremely knowledgeable in video production, from concept to execution, and develop a strong grasp of web publishing, an understanding of analytics, and the use of metadata to see what viewers watch. You will also learn how to work in a professional environment and have ample opportunity to network with department leaders and other professionals in the journalist and editorial fields. The position begins immediately, and requires a minimum two-month commitment, with an option to renew. You should be able to work 20 hours/3 days per week. This position offers a US$20/day stipend. If you are chosen as a top candidate for the position, there will be a three- to five-day trial period to evaluate your ability.

Tasks Required:
  • Tracking down, contacting, and scheduling a variety of subjects and events for shoots
  • Preparing for shoots
  • Recording audio for shoots
  • Assisting the setup and shoot of an interview for camera
  • Shooting for news and capturing B-Roll
  • Handling the tasks of an assistant editor
  • Publishing videos on the Ooyala platform, and providing titles, descriptions, tagging, etc.
  • Handling tasks on any other projects as they come up
Qualifications:
  • Background in video/film production.
  • Background and/or interest in art-related fields a plus
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Experience using DSLR cameras and professional camcorders
  • Some knowledge of NLE software, especially Adobe Premiere Pro CC
  • Knowledge of After Effects, Photoshop, Audition, and SpeedGrade a plus
  • A working knowledge of codecs, bitrates, and FPS is important
  • Extremely well organized, with an ability to prioritize time-sensitive assignments
  • Creative and flexible
To Apply:
To apply please submit your cover letter and resume to Aaron Sherman at Send Email.
 
  SALES

  Senior Account Executive

Responsibilities:
The Senior Account Executive will sell artnet products and services throughout the Fine Arts market. This person will be responsible for identifying and closing new business, meeting a monthly sales quota and managing an existing account base. The Senior Account Executive will gain knowledge of prospective and existing clients' business goals and sell artnet as a solution to achieve those goals. This person will work closely with a Client Services team member to ensure efficient account set-up and maintenance.

Qualifications and Requirements:
  • 4 year college degree
  • Strategic sales approach with a focus on building relationships with top tier clients
  • Proven ability to perform in a highly competitive market
  • Minimum of 4 years experience meeting or exceeding sales quotas
  • An extensive background in fine arts and the business aspects of a gallery
  • Must be customer focused and demonstrate solid communications, networking and negotiating skills
  • German language a plus

Please e-mail a brief cover letter and resume to Send Email.
 
  ARTNET GALLERIES

  artnet Client Services Representative

Job Description:
artnet is seeking a full-time client services representative with art world experience to build and maintain artnet Galleries sites promptly and efficiently. He or she will speak with clients daily to keep them engaged and promote the use of various artnet products. The client services representative reports directly to the manager of client services, and is responsible for approximately 140 gallery clients.

The client services representative will also work with the collections, finance, and sales teams on a daily basis to update client billing and account information.

Tasks Required:
  • Build and maintain artnet Galleries websites for participating member galleries
  • Form relationships with clients to keep them engaged and proactive with the product
  • Identify client sales opportunities in order to promote the use of various artnet products
  • Track all significant client contact on a daily basis
  • Edit the artist database by adding or updating artist biographies
  • Use Photoshop to design client advertisements and edit images
  • Help improve our product and services by contributing ideas regularly
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Art History, Fine Arts, or Arts Administration
  • Proficient knowledge of PC platform, Microsoft Office, and Photoshop
  • Ability to multi-task and self-motivate with strong attention to detail
  • Ability to adapt to new tasks and take on new responsibilities as needed
  • Professional and pleasant phone and email etiquette
  • Excellent command of the English language
  • Writing, editing, and proof-reading abilities
  • Experience working in a gallery or museum a plus
To Apply:
Please send your resume to Send Email.

No phone calls
No recruiters or job placement agencies
Applicants must have legal permission to work in the United States
 
  artnet Galleries Internship

Responsibilities:
This internship is the perfect opportunity to get involved in marketing and the arts community at the entry level. The artnet Galleries Intern reports to the Manager of Client Services and will be responsible for researching and contacting galleries in the United States and internationally, entering new gallery data into artnet’s extensive directory, while also simultaneously serving as a liaison between potential leads and our Sales team.

You will also assist our artnet Galleries production team, posting artworks and exhibitions to gallery sites and ensuring that our artist database is kept current. Basic knowledge of art history and an interest in art are recommended.

Flexible schedule available, with a 3 to 4 month time commitment required. The internship is unpaid, but we will provide you with a small daily stipend to cover transportation and lunch expenses. Interns may also arrange with their college to receive course credit.

Qualifications and Requirements:
  • Current college student, or recent graduate
  • Background in marketing, art or art history
  • Foreign Language skills are ideal
  • Proficient PC knowledge
  • Ability to multi task, organized and detail oriented
  • Self-motivated
  • Professional and pleasant phone etiquette
Please e-mail a brief cover letter and resume to Send Email.
 
 
 
  International

  ARTNET NEWS

  artnet News Internship

Job Description:
artnet News, the world’s first 24-hour global art news portal, is seeking summer interns for its London and Berlin offices. This is a great opportunity for aspiring writers hoping to publish news items on a regular basis. Ideally, the successful candidate would be available every morning for a month minimum, but this is negotiable. This position is unpaid, but there might be some opportunity to attend events, auctions, and parties.

Tasks Required:
  • Researching and writing short news articles
  • Photo sourcing and editing
  • Copy editing and fact-checking
  • Administrative website maintenance
  • Organizing and categorizing posts
Qualifications:
  • Current college/graduate student or recent grad
  • Journalism or publishing background in some form (internships, extracurricular, etc.); print-based experience welcome
  • Basic familiarity with, and interest in, art and the art world
  • Strong communication skills, both in person and in writing
  • Ability to take initiative and follow through on assigned tasks
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment
  • Comfortable with deadlines
  • Comfortable learning house style
  • Knowledge of European language(s) a plus
To Apply:
Please send a CV and two short writing samples to Alexander Forbes at Send Email for the Berlin internship, and to Coline Milliard at Send Email for the London internship.

No phone calls
 
  SALES

  Senior Account Executive, Germany

Responsibilities:
The Senior Account Executive will sell artnet products and services throughout the German Fine Arts market. This person will be responsible for identifying and closing new business, meeting a monthly sales quota and managing an existing account base. The Senior Account Executive will gain knowledge of prospective and existing clients' business goals and sell artnet as a solution to achieve those goals. This person will work closely with a Client Services team member to ensure efficient account set-up and maintenance. This position is based in Germany.

Qualifications and Requirements:
  • Strategic sales approach with a focus on building relationships with top tier clients
  • Proven ability to perform in a highly competitive market
  • Minimum of 4 years experience meeting or exceeding sales quotas
  • An extensive background in fine arts and the business aspects of a gallery
  • Must be customer focused and demonstrate solid communications, networking and negotiating skills

Please e-mail a brief cover letter and resume to Send Email.

 
Senior Account Executive, Asia

Responsibilities:
The Senior Account Executive will sell artnet products and services throughout the Fine Arts market. This person will be responsible for identifying and closing new business, meeting a monthly sales quota and managing an existing account base. The Senior Account Executive will gain knowledge of prospective and existing clients’ business goals and sell artnet as a solution to achieve those goals. This person will work closely with a Client Services team member to ensure efficient account set-up and maintenance.

Qualifications and Requirements:
  • 4 year college degree
  • Strategic sales approach with a focus on building relationships with top tier clients
  • Proven ability to perform in a highly competitive market
  • Minimum of 4 years experience meeting or exceeding sales quotas
  • An extensive background in fine arts and the business aspects of a gallery
  • Must be customer focused and demonstrate solid communications, networking and negotiating skills

Please e-mail a brief cover letter and resume to Send Email.