A Writing Intern for our New York & Los Angeles office.
Full Time - Paid Internship
Imaginary Forces is looking for a storyteller, a strategic and creative thinker who looks at the world through a unique lens and wants to write about it. With our diverse range of clients and an even more diverse array of projects – feature films, television, commercials, video games, virtual reality, digital media, branding, interactive design and architectural spaces - we need a forward-minded individual who wants to help us push the boundaries of what is seen on and off the screen. We are looking for a team member who is flexible, excited and attuned to the current social and technological goings-on in our industry to help us concept and promote our work.
Our job as a creative agency is to make sure our clients are engaged in innovative and unexpected ways that are strategically sound and creatively captivating. To help us achieve this, you will be responsible for:
Being self-motivated, proactive, reliable and accountable - we applaud natural go-getters
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, collaborating with creative directors on treatment writing to summarize project ideas; creating copy that brings the components to life in a variety of tones and for different audiences
Concept, create, present, defend and execute creative solutions across all channels and media, with a focus on strategy, positioning, promotion, communication and branding
Strategic brainstorming with company leads to promote new ideas and opportunities for existing and new business
Develop & innovate internal IF branded material
Stay consistently relevant and up-to-date on all writing, advertising and marketing trends
Have outstanding organizational skills, attention to detail and follow-up
Have a passion for smart, concise copywriting
Be ready to learn
Strong strategic and conceptual skills
Strong knowledge of digital and traditional media
Expert proficiency in Office (particularly Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
Proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) a plus
Ability to maintain and meet client deadlines across multiple projects
Ability to create sustainable SEO/SEM strategies a plus
Ideally our candidate is a current or recently graduated Master's student but we are open to all skill-sets!
If so, please click below to apply.
No phone calls, please. No recruiting agencies please. Due to the high volume of submissions, we are not able to reply to each individual applicant. You will be contacted if you have been selected for an interview.
Thanks for your interest in Imaginary Forces!
Thank you for your interest in Imaginary Forces. We at Imaginary Forces are returning your submission unopened. We have not looked at, copied or reviewed your material. Imaginary Forces has a policy against unsolicited idea submissions. Unfortunately, neither Imaginary Forces nor any of its employees can accept or consider unsolicited ideas, including, without limitation, ideas for new TV shows, films, webisodes, scripts, advertising campaigns, new promotions or any new materials or products. Please do not submit any unsolicited ideas in any form to Imaginary Forces.
The sole purpose of this policy is to avoid potential misunderstandings or disputes when IF’s productions or materials might seem similar to ideas submitted to IF. If, despite our policy, you send us unsolicited creative suggestions, ideas, notes, scripts, concepts or other information in the future, you agree that the following terms shall apply to your submissions.
TERMS OF IDEA SUBMISSION
You agree that: (1) your submissions and their contents will automatically become the property of Imaginary Forces, without compensation to you; (2) Imaginary Forces may use or redistribute the submissions and their contents for any purpose and in any way; (3) there is no obligation for Imaginary Forces to review the submission; and (4) there is no obligation to keep any submissions confidential.