Approximate Date of Posting: April 26, 2017
Position: Digital Asset Management Student Intern
Location: Buffalo, NY
Company/Organization Cannon Design
CannonDesign has an exciting opportunity for a Digital Asset Management Student Intern to work on a full or part-time temporary basis in our Buffalo, NY or New York, NY offices. We are an integrated global design firm that unites a dynamic team of strategists, futurists, researchers, architects, engineers, and industry specialists driven by a singular goal – to help solve our clients and society’s greatest challenges.
Schedule/Hours: Full or Part time
Time Frame: Unspecified
The successful candidate will collaborate with our Knowledge Management and Communications team, primarily supporting a special project focused on improving our image database, hosted on the OpenAsset platform. Primary responsibilities will include the following:
- Assist with digital asset management of the firms image database.
- Work with key team members to establish processes for aligning project data with imagery.
- Support efforts to update and improve the system.
- Other duties as assigned.
Qualified candidates must be working towards a Bachelor or Master in Communications, MLIS or related. Candidates should have strong organizational skills and attention to detail, tech-savvy, an interest in digital asset management, knowledge of taxonomy and archival principles, familiarity with image databases or content management systems, excellent verbal/written communication skills and the ability to work well independently or in a team setting. The ideal intern will be interested in supporting and learning more about digital asset management in a dynamic design firm. Knowledge of the education, healthcare, or corporate industries and/or knowledge of architecture and design trends is a plus. Microsoft Office skills required.