Career & Professional Development

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Month: August 2014

Part-Time Job in Spokane: Photo Archivist

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PHOTO ARCHIVIST (Part-Time): Are you a detail oriented person who loves organization? Do you enjoy photography and history? Then this unique opportunity may be perfect for you! The Spokesman-Review newspaper is recruiting for a part-time Photo Archivist (12-15 hours per week, flexible days Monday~ Friday) for our award-winning newsroom. As part of our team, you’ll have the opportunity to play a key role in ensuring that photos are entered accurately into the computer archiving system. Here’s what we will need you to do:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Catalog photos from daily editions of the newspaper into the computer photo archive system.
  • Research within photo archive for customers to find requested information.
  • Handle photo sales and process payments for customers through phone and email requests.
  • Scan historical photographs for archival purposes.
  • Order photo supplies for the department.
  • Submit photo equipment for repair.
  • Opportunity for extra hours while covering vacations for clerical positions in the news room.

Requirements and Skills:

  • Typing a minimum of 40 wpm. (Will be tested)
  • Attention to detail, with excellent spelling skills. (Will be Tested)
  • Basic skills with Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Photoshop knowledge is preferred, but not required.

We work in a supportive team environment and offer $11.40/hour with a matching 401k after 90 days of employment. Spelling and typing skills will be tested upon application. Please apply in person between 8:30 am – 3:30 pm at The Spokesman-Review, 999 West Riverside Ave. or email elizabethb@cowlescompany.com with your resume and cover letter. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Drug & background check required on all finalists. Position open until filled.

AmeriCorps job in Spokane: Internship Coordinator

Are you a recent grad who is looking to take a year off grad school or your career and could fill a place with the Spokane On Track Academy?

It has been an AmeriCorps position in the past. It is minimal pay, but invaluable experience. This person would work with coordinating internships for students in this program.

Here is a link to the position posting:

https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=57321&fromSearch=true

from Elisabeth Silver, the coordinator in Spokane’s District 81: This position is open right now. I am hoping to fill the position with a recent college grad who might be interested in taking a “year off” before starting grad school or their career. Do you have anyone who might fit this position?

Loads of Paid Internships in the Bay Area

PAID INTERNSHIPS IN THE BAY AREA!

From our friend Moryt Milo, Founder Internbound Inc.

Week of 8/25/14
Disney Interactive Media Group (Palo Alto CA)

Product Management Internship, Palo Alto, CA- Fall 2014 [207204BR]

Posting Link:        https://internbound.com/internship/13567/

 

Electronic Arts (Redwood City CA)

Software Engineer Intern (Summer 2015) (41005)

Posting Link:        https://internbound.com/internship/13608/

Software Engineer Intern (Summer 2015) (41004)

Posting Link:        https://internbound.com/internship/13609/

 

EMC Corporation (Santa Clara CA)

College Intern Engineering Software GUI [125228BR]

Posting Link:        https://internbound.com/internship/13613/

RSA Assoc Systems Engineering Intern [132272BR]

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13614/

RSA Software Engineering College Intern Student [132281BR]

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13616/

College Intern Student Software Engineer GUI [125336BR]

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13617/

 

EMC Corporation (Pleasanton CA)

Network Engineer Intern [132201BR]

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13610/

Software Engineer Intern [132251BR]

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13611/

Hardware Engineer Intern [132203BR]

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13612/

 

Ericsson Inc. (San Jose CA)

Business Designer Intern – Spring 2015 [31070]

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13618/

 

Facebook, Inc. (Menlo Park CA)

Hardware Validation Intern/Co-Op

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13639/

Data Engineer – Analytics, Intern/Co-op

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13624/

Product Design, Intern/Co-op

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13625/

Storage System Software Engineer, Intern/Co-op

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13626/

Technical Program Manager, Intern/Co-Op

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13627/

Asset Strategy & Optimization Intern/Co-op

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13628/

Infrastructure Data Science Intern/Co-Op

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13629/

Strategy & Operations Analyst Intern/Co-Op

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13630/

Application Engineer, Intern/Co-op

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13631/

Core Data Science, PhD Intern/Co-op

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13632/

Front End Engineer, Intern/Co-op (Summer 2015)

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13633/

Front End Engineer, Intern/Co-op (Winter 2015)

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13634/

Power Test Engineer Intern/Co-op

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13635/

Production Engineer, Intern/Co-op (2015)

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13636/

Electrical Test Engineer, Intern/Co-Op

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13638/

Data Scientist – Analytics, Intern/Co-op

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13623/

Production Engineer, University Grad

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13621/

Data Scientist – Analytics, Intern/Co-op

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13623/

Performance and Capacity Engineer, Intern/Co-op

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13641/

Systems Engineer, Intern/Co-op

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13642/

Data Scientist – Analytics, University Grad

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13619/

UX Researcher, University Grad

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13620/

Manufacturing Engineer, Intern/Co-Op

Posting Link:       https://internbound.com/internship/13640/

Wurts & Associates seeks GU Alum for Strategic Research Analyst

ZagTrax.net job posting #14221

Wurts & Associates is an independent, institutional investment consulting firm. Since 1986 we have been working closely with our clients and their other professionals to add value to their investment portfolios by providing research driven investment solutions that address their specific needs. We are looking for a talented professional who embodies our firm values of diligence, professionalism, expertise, client service, and collaboration.

We offer a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, life, disability, and vision insurance; 401(k) program with a company match; profit sharing; section 125 cafeteria plan; CFA sponsorship; 9 paid holidays; and 15 days of paid time off the first year of employment.

Strategic Research Analyst

Wurts & Associates is in search of self-motivated individual with a strong interest in the capital markets and investments to join the team in our downtown Seattle office.

The Strategic Research Analyst is responsible for supporting the strategic research process, which focuses on the medium to long term behavior of the capital markets and the products by which investors can access those markets. The analyst will be involved in helping develop and run tools and processes to allow us to create insights that our clients can effectively implement in their portfolios, and in helping find clear effective ways to communicate those insights.

Essential Functions:

Strategic Investment Research Support

▪         Work to provide research support on various topics including the macro-economic environment, capital markets, and quantitative modeling.

▪         Research, review, and produce reports on ways to improve our understanding of the investment management process, and how we can more effectively identify investment managers who are likely to be able to create long term investment value

▪         Help identify and discuss various return and risk drivers in the capital markets and then to focus on those where there is active value to be added.

Research Program

▪         Help with the coordination and management of the existing research program

▪         Assist in creating specific research on a range of topics.

Client Service

▪         Work on presentations to communicate our views on markets, managers and investment opportunities

▪         Support senior members of the Research team and the company in providing fast effective answers in an understandable fashion to answer client questions and address client needs

Requirements:

▪         Bachelor’s degree.

▪         Passed CFA Level I preferred.

▪         MBA, Masters of Finance or CFA Level II candidacy preferred.

▪         General investment and financial knowledge. Technical and analytical capabilities preferred.

▪         Strong verbal and written presentation skills are required.

▪         Proven time management/project prioritization skills.

ZagTrax.net job posting #14221