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Design Trust For Public Space Seeks Production Intern

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Job Title: Research & Production Intern Deputy Director
Reports To: Deputy Director
Deadline to Apply: September 30, 2013

The Design Trust for Public Space, a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving public space in New York City, is currently seeking applications for a Research and Production Intern. We are looking for a minimum contribution of 10-15 hours per week for the fall/winter of 2013. This internship is unpaid and may be undertaken for academic credit.

The Research and Production Intern will work closely with the Deputy Director on a large- scale multimedia digital project. The intern will gain valuable experience in all aspects of producing a digital project – from research and writing to image production and content management – as well as access to the Design Trust’s entire archives. The intern will also have the opportunity to participate in and help shape the design and development of this new digital project, scheduled to launch in early 2014.

The ideal candidate will bring the following experience, skills and qualifications: 

    • Excellent writing, copyediting, and proofreading skills
    • Independent research skills, both physical and digital
    • Content production, editing, and management
    • Ability to manage large sets of information
    • An interest in urban design, policy and planning issues
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Adobe Photoshop required

How to apply:
Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and a short writing sample as one combined PDF document via email to No calls please.

Deadline to apply:
September 30, 2013

Anticipated internship period:
October 1 through December 2013 (or January 2014)

About the Design Trust for Public Space:
The Design Trust for Public Space is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving public space in New York City. The Design Trust is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Find out more at

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