intern : we are seeking you!

Paperfinger is looking for an intern!

About: Paperfinger is a successful and growing calligraphy business based in Brooklyn. We're a small and energetic team of two, and are looking forward to bringing someone on board this spring, and ideally into the summer as well. It is our goal to find someone who is interested in small business adventures in calligraphy and design, and provide you with an experience that will help you in your own life and career. It is a great opportunity to learn about all the different aspects of running a small, creative services company. Every day will be a different mix of responsibilities.

Location: Paperfinger's DUMBO, Brooklyn studio

Time Required: 10 hours / week (approximately 5 hours / 2 days) Some in-office and out-of-office time (must be available on Monday or Thursday for in-office time)

Perks: $50 weekly stipend, fun times, occasional treats from our neighbor One Girl Cookies, and an overall cool location by the F and A/C trains -- plus we're happy to sign off on school credit if you make arrangements

Requirements:

  • Interested in design, stationery, and paper
  • Strong communicator
  • Reliable
  • Super organized
  • Design sense
  • Adobe Creative Suite experience would be nice
  • Available for the rest of the spring semester

(If you're available for the summer too, let us know! that's a big plus)

What you'll be doing: Administrative tasks; research; PR projects; preparing materials for the website; supply and post office runs; portfolio assembly; and exposure to many facets of the business.

To apply: Email margaret@paperfinger.com with the subject line "Paperfinger Spring Intern" by April 6th. Attach a resume and tell me why you'd be a good fit for the position.

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