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Skidmore Recruitment Day 2019

Job Opportunities

Skidmore Recruitment Day is an interviewing event featuring a variety of recruiting companies.  The event will take place on March 22, 2019 from 12 PM- 5 PM in New York City. All Skidmore seniors are invited to participate. 

The CDC encourages all interested seniors to register to the Handshake event to receive regular Skidmore Recruitment Day communications.

The list below features employers and jobs that are open to candidates.  The student deadline to apply for opportunities is February 22, 2019 at 11:55 PM.  Students must apply via Handshake to be considered for interview opportunities.  Students are welcome to apply to as many opportunities as they wish!  Students will be notified mid-March of interview invitations from the CDC.  For those students in need of transportation to this event, please click here.

Also, be sure to check out all resume books that are available for through this event.  To see all resume books, visit Handshake, or scroll to the bottom of this page.

Please note: The following information was provided to Skidmore CDC staff as of February 8, 2019.  Any added job postings and/or international hiring policies will be added as employers provide this information.  Please check back regularly for additional job postings and location information.

Questions?  Email Ali Stidd, Recruitment Event Program Manager. 

 RECRUITING EMPLOYERS:

1stdibs

1stdibs is the premier luxury marketplace for rare and beautiful objects in furniture, fashion, fine art, and jewelry, connecting the world’s most respected dealers and makers with sophisticated collectors.

Industrie(s): Internet & Software

Location: New York, NY

Hiring Policy for International Candidates: We can only hire candidates with U.S. citizenship, Permanent Resident Card (Green Card), or other current work authorization in the U.S. for this opportunity.

Skidmore Affiliation: Kate McCallister ‘10

Accenture

Accenture is a global collective of innovators who look to improve the way the world works and lives. Empowered with leading-edge technologies, continuous learning opportunities and a global community with deep industry expertise, Accenture offers a range of career opportunities in our strategy, consulting, digital, technology, security or operations businesses.

Industrie(s): Management Consulting

Location: Washington DC

Hiring Policy for International Candidates: We can hire candidates eligible to work in the United States in conjunction with their F-1 student status (OPT – no visa sponsorship required).  We can only hire candidates with U.S. citizenship, Permanent Resident Card (Green Card), or other current work authorization in the U.S. for this opportunity.

Skidmore Affiliation: Benjamin Yatt ‘15

BounceX

With offices in NYC and London and named the fastest-growing software company in America by Inc Magazine and a Top Private Cloud Company to work for by Glassdoor, BounceX currently powers thousands of digital properties, expanding across a multitude of industries. BounceX works with global enterprises such as Forever21, Avis, JetBlue, CNN, Uniqlo, Comcast and many more.

Industrie(s): Advertising, PR & Marketing

Location: New York, NY

Skidmore Affiliation: Brianna Barros ‘16

Carney Sandoe & Associates

Carney Sandoe & Associates is an educational recruitment firm that places passionate learners in K-12 private, independent, and charter schools across the nation and worldwide. Their strong network comprises the top private, college-prep schools across the country.

Industrie(s): Education

Location: Various

Skidmore Affiliation: Recruiting Employer

City Year

City Year helps students and schools succeed. Fueled by national service, City Year partners with public schools in 29 urban, high-need communities across the U.S. and through international affiliates in the U.K. and South Africa. Diverse teams of City Year AmeriCorps members provide research-based student, classroom and school-wide supports to help students stay in school and on track to graduate from high school, ready for college and career success.

Industrie(s): Non-Profit – Other

Location: Boston, MA

Skidmore Affiliation: Benjamin Marks '18

Coney Island Prep

Coney Island Prep is a college preparatory public charter school in Brooklyn, New York. Merging growth, performance and commitment, the Coney Island Prep community takes its responsibility to prepare students for the college and career of their choice very seriously.

Industrie(s): Education

Location: Brooklyn, NY

Skidmore Affiliation: Maggie Paterson ‘15

eMarketer

eMarketer is a Manhattan-based research firm that covers trends in digital marketing, media, and commerce. They provide clients—including top brands, agencies, and media companies, such as Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Buzzfeed, Twitter, and thousands more—with a complete and clear view of the confusing digital marketing landscape.

Industrie(s): Advertising, PR & Marketing

Location: New York, NY

Skidmore Affiliation: Peter Vahle '16

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Essence Global

Essence, part of GroupM, is a global data and measurement-driven agency whose mission is to make advertising more valuable to the world. Clients include Google, Flipkart, Nando's and the Financial Times. The agency is more than 1,600 people strong, manages over $3.6B in annualized media spend and deploys campaigns in 71 markets via its global offices throughout North America, EMEA and APAC.

Industrie(s): Advertising, PR & Marketing

Location: New York, NY

Skidmore Affiliation: Special thanks to Jeremy Sigel '99 for his help in connecting with Essence. 

Guidepoint

Guidepoint, a leading expert network firm, connects clients with vetted subject matter experts —Advisors— from their global professional network. Guidepoint clients leverage the insights and perspectives shared by Advisors to stay informed and make better business decisions.

Industrie(s): Scientific and Technical Consulting

Location: New York, NY, San Francisco, CA, Boston, MA

Hiring Policy for International Candidates: We can hire non-citizen candidates, but only for positions not based in the United States.  We can only hire candidates with U.S. citizenship, Permanent Resident Card (Green Card), or other current work authorization in the U.S. for this opportunity

Skidmore Affiliation: Recruiting Employer

Horizon Media

Horizon Media, Inc. is a global leader in data-driven media and marketing. The company is headquartered in New York with offices in Los Angeles and Toronto. Recognized as one of the world’s ten most innovative marketing and advertising companies. Horizon Media has estimated billings of $8 billion and over 2,000 employees and clients that include Sprint, Chobani, Burger King, GEICO, LG Electronics USA, and A+E Networks.

Industrie(s): Advertising, PR & Marketing

Location: New York, NY

Hiring Policy for International Candidates: Horizon Media interviews all qualified talent and addresses sponsorship on a case by case basis.

Skidmore Affiliation: Special thanks to Sam Friedman '17 and Tyler Crowe '18.

Indeed

Indeed is the #1 job search engine worldwide, with an amazing platform that handles 5 billion job search queries from over 200 million unique visitors per month.

Industrie(s): Internet & Software

Location: New York, NY and Stamford, CT

Hiring Policy for International Candidates:  We can only hire candidates with U.S. citizenship, Permanent Resident Card (Green Card), or other current work authorization in the U.S. for this opportunity.

Skidmore Affiliation: Recruiting Employer

McLean Hospital

At McLean Hospital, our staff, faculty, volunteers, and supporters are dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by mental illness. Founded in 1811, McLean is a leader in psychiatric care, research, and education and is the largest psychiatric teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School. We are here to help you.

Industrie(s): Research, Healthcare

Hiring Policy for International Candidates:  McLean Hospital requires all new hires to complete a form I9 and to provide proof of valid work-authorization. We do not offer employment sponsorship of employment for non-MD/PhD positions.

Location: Belmont, MA

Skidmore Affiliation: Michelle Lin ‘16

mdrc

MDRC is committed to finding solutions to some of the most difficult problems facing the nation — from reducing poverty and bolstering economic self-sufficiency to improving public education and college graduation rates. The social policy research firm works as an intermediary, bringing together public and private funders to test new policy-relevant ideas, and communicate what we learn to policymakers and practitioners — all with the goal of improving the lives of low-income individuals, families, and children.

Industrie(s): Nonprofit, Education and Social Policy Research

Location: New York, NY

Hiring Policy for International Candidates: MDRC only hires international Visa holders on a temporary basis. In general, our temporary positions will be our internship opportunities. We offer those roles during the summer; they are six to eight weeks long for bachelor degree and master degree level students.  We will only consider Visa sponsorship for doctoral level candidates.

Skidmore Affiliation: Dan Bloom, Skidmore Parent

NYU Langone Health

NYU Langone Health is one of the nation’s premier academic medical centers. Our trifold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved daily through an integrated academic culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education, and research.

Industrie(s): Healthcare/Nonprofit

Location: New York, NY

Skidmore Affiliation: Special thanks to Andy Rubin '90 and Jonathan Crowe '05

Omni Eye Services

Omni Eye Services seeks to provide high quality medical and surgical care to the patients of our referring doctors through the services of sub-specialty trained ophthalmic surgeons and surgeons and highly experiences optometric physicians. The company also strives to be an educational and political supporter of the profession of optometry through ongoing undergraduate and postgraduate education regarding the treatment and management of the eye disease.

Industrie(s): Healthcare

Location: West Orange, NJ

Skidmore Affiliation: Douglas Grayson- Skidmore Parent

One River School of Art and Design

One River School of Art + Design is on an ambitious plan to "transform art education" across America and we are seeking compelling educators to join our company and grow with us. One River has become the voice for contemporary art and design within its communities. We have developed a new method for teaching that celebrates what is current and relevant in today's art and design worlds.

Industrie(s): Performing and Fine Arts

Location: Allendale, NJ

Skidmore Affiliation: Matthew Ross - Skidmore Parent

 Prosek Partners

As one of the largest independent PR firms in the U.S., Prosek Partners takes an “unboxed" approach to promoting, protecting and enhancing clients’ brands.  The firm specializes in providing a full range of communications solutions to financial and professional services companies.

Industrie(s): Advertising, Media & Public Relations, Finance

Location: New York, NY

Hiring Policy for International Candidates:  We can only hire candidates with U.S. citizenship, Permanent Resident Card (Green Card), or other current work authorization in the U.S. for this opportunity.

Skidmore Affiliation: Remy Marin '15 and Matt Luongo '15

Ropes & Gray

Ropes & Gray is a preeminent global law firm, with more than 1200 legal professionals serving clients in key centers of business, technology and government.

Industrie(s): Legal

Location: New York, NY and Chicago, IL

Skidmore Affiliation: Skidmore Parent

SBH Fashion

SBH Fashion is a full service staffing agency specializing in fashion and apparel. For the past 20+ years, SBH Fashion has boasted the reputation as one of the most well-respected and highly sought-after recruiting agencies in the nation by working with some of the most prestigious fashion brands in the world. With a focus on matching innovative brands with talented individuals, they are uniquely positioned to support professionals looking to take the next step in their careers – whether it is in NYC, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Miami, and across the US.

Industrie(s): Fashion

Location: New York, NY

Skidmore Affiliation: Lisa Kapp ‘81

Shearman & Sterling LLP

Shearman & Sterling LLP provides clients with insightful legal advice across a spectrum of practice areas in all major regions of the world, resulting in groundbreaking transactions and landmark decisions. Our experience continues to grow based on the needs of our clients, many of which are market leaders and innovators.

Industrie(s): Legal & Law Enforcement

Location: New York, NY

Skidmore Affiliation: Recruiting Employer

Success Academy Charter Schools

As the fastest growing, highest-performing public charter school network in New York State, Success Academy has reimagined public education. Primarily serving low-income families and communities, they are nationally recognized for achieving outstanding academic results for students. They are seeking hard-working, fast-learning, exceptional candidates to join our revolution.

Industrie(s): K-12 Education

Location: New York, NY

Hiring Policy for International Candidates: We can only hire candidates with U.S. citizenship, Permanent Resident Card (Green Card), or other current work authorization in the U.S. for this opportunity.  We can hire candidates eligible to work in the United States in conjunction with their F-1 student status (OPT – no visa sponsorship required).

Skidmore Affiliation: Recruiting Employer

The New England Center for Children

The New England Center for Children is a leading autism center and research institute committed to our mission: To transform the lives of children with autism worldwide through education, research, and technology.

Industrie(s): Education

Location: Southborough, Massachusetts

Hiring Policy for International Candidates: We can hire candidates eligible to work in the United States in conjunction with their F-1 student status (OPT – no visa sponsorship required).  We can hire candidates who have work eligibility through DACA.  We can only hire candidates with U.S. citizenship, Permanent Resident Card (Green Card), or other current work authorization in the U.S. for this opportunity.  The New England Center for Children also has a vocational counselor position available in Canada.  If interested in this position, please email Pam Fisher at pfisher@skidmore.edu.

Skidmore Affiliation: Recruiting Employer

The Quad Manhattan

The Quad Manhattan provides year-round, on-the-job training to a variety of positions working with twice exceptional students. Their programs offer the most up-to-date, research-based practices to best meet the needs of families.  "Top of the class”  future psychologists, physicians, special or gifted educators, social workers, speech, occupational and physical therapists are invited to join our rigorous and academic internship program which is open to new graduates and graduate students.

Industrie(s): Non-Profit/Social Work/Psychology/Education

Location: New York, NY

Hiring Policy for International Candidates: We can hire candidates eligible to work in the United States in conjunction with their F-1 student status (OPT – no visa sponsorship required).

Skidmore Affiliation:  Julia Rutkovsky '16

Transperfect

For more than 25 years, TransPerfect has provided comprehensive language and technology solutions to help clients communicate and conduct business more effectively in a global marketplace. TransPerfect provides a full array of language and business support services, including translation, interpretation, multicultural marketing, website globalization, subtitling, voiceovers, staffing services, e-learning and training, and legal support services.

Industrie(s): Other Industries

Location: New York, NY

Skidmore Affiliation: Recruiting Employer

Vineyard Vines

Vineyard Vines is a highly successful, privately held, American clothing and accessory retailer founded in 1998 on Martha’s Vineyard by brothers, Shep & Ian Murray. With Shep & Ian still at the helm today, Vineyard Vines has experienced exponential year over year growth and now operates over 100 retail locations.

Industrie(s): Fashion

Location: Stamford, CT

Skidmore Affiliation: Special thanks to Shep Murray '93

Wavemaker Global

Wavemaker (previously MEC) is a media agency with domestic and international clients such as Vodafone, L'Oréal, Chanel, GE, Xerox, Colgate-Palmolive, Chevron, Beiersdorf, Tiffany and Mondelēz International.  In 2018, Wavemaker was born as MEC and Maxus joined forces
 to form a new agency, the biggest-ever merger in media.

Industrie(s): Advertising, Public Relations & Marketing

Location: New York, NY

Hiring Policy for International Candidates: For select positions, not all, we can hire candidates eligible to work in the United States in conjunction with their F-1 student status (OPT – no visa sponsorship required)  We can hire candidates who have work eligibility through DACA.

Skidmore Affiliation: Jonathan Adams- Skidmore Parent

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Founded in 1931, Weil has been a preeminent provider of legal services for more than 80 years. Widely recognized by those covering the legal profession as best in class, Weil’s lawyers regularly advise clients globally on their most complex Litigation, Corporate, Restructuring, and Tax and Benefits matters.

Industrie(s): Legal & Law Enforcement

Location: New York, NY

Skidmore Affiliation: Recruiting Employer

Yelp

Yelp connects people with great local businesses. Yelp's users have contributed approximately 155 million cumulative reviews of almost every type of local business, from restaurants, boutiques and salons to dentists, mechanics, plumbers and more. These reviews are written by people using Yelp to share their everyday local business experiences, giving voice to consumers and bringing word of mouth online.

Industrie(s): Public

Location:

Hiring Policy for International Candidates: We can hire candidates eligible to work in the United States in conjunction with their F-1 student status (OPT – no visa sponsorship required).  We can hire candidates who have work eligibility through DACA. We can only hire candidates with U.S. citizenship, Permanent Resident Card (Green Card), or other current work authorization in the U.S. for this opportunity.

Skidmore Affiliation: Recruiting Employer

RESUME BOOKS

In addition to the job opportunities posted through Skidmore Recruitment Day, the CDC will offer resume books to participating companies per request. 

Resume books are collections of resumes that will be provided to employers if they have any vacancies in their interview schedules.  By submitting your resume to a book that matches your career interests, you may increase your chances to receive additional interview opportunities on March 22.  The CDC strongly encourages seniors to submit their resumes to these books-- it's easy, and it can only supplement your chances of being selected for multiple interviews! 

NOTE: Resume books are only provided to employers if a recruiter requests to see one.  Do not ONLY apply to resume books.  Students should still apply to as many Skidmore Recruitment Day job postings as they wish. 

The application deadline for resume books is Friday, February 22 at 11:55 PM on Handshake.  Only resumes should be submitted to resume books.  Additional application materials are not needed.  You can submit your resume to as many resume books as you wish.