The US-China Strong Foundation Monthly Career Connection Newsletter

Internship Positions

1, Marketing Intern, You World Inc. – Greater LA Area, CA

Summary: You World Inc. is currently seeking a marketing Intern for our Pasadena office.

About the company: You World Inc. is a well-funded TMT (Technology, Media & Telecom) startup with a multi-cultural team from both Asia and the U.S. We are mobile tech geeks who’re both appreciative and acquainted with the diversity of cultures.

Our company is developing a LBS platform (mobile app & plugin) that builds direct interactions between global brands and post-arrival Chinese international travelers.

Partnered with major OTAs (online travel agencies), YW focuses on providing curated “cultural-decoded” content and digital offerings (sponsored international roaming data, brand promotions & invitation) in a spontaneous way via big data analysis and machine learning.

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Assist CMO in developing strategic plans to achieve revenue goals
  • Develop and maintain a deep understanding of You World suite of products and how clients/partners can most effectively engage with those various products
  • Assist CMO in developing and maintain strong active relationship with key clients and strategic partners
  • Create and manage marketing content (marketing deck and proposal, etc.)
  • Develop relevant content topics to reach You World’s target customers on social media platform;

Qualifications:

  • Major in Business, Journalism, Public Relation, Advertising or other related field;
  • Excellent verbal and written English skills, conversational Chinese skill is a plus;
  • Excellent teamwork and communications skills –both inside and outside the company;
  • Highly organized, used to managing multiple projects to tight deadlines and with great attention to detail
  • Strong interest in emerging technologies and new communication platforms;

Duration: 12-week+, 20hr/week

Compensation:

  • Company provides lunch and transportation stipend
  • Potential to transit to full-time position of Account Manager

Contact

info@you.world

2. Summer Intern, CSIS – Washington, DC

CSIS seeks a research intern to support the Simon Chair in Political Economy for this summer. The Simon Chair focuses on the theory and practice of economic statecraft, from trade agreements and investment treaties to financial sanctions and export controls, and the intersection between economics, geography, and foreign policy. The geographic focus of our work is the Asia-Pacific region, with specific emphasis on U.S. economic strategy toward the region, relations with China and Japan, Eurasia’s connectivity infrastructure and economic geography, and the institutions of global economic governance. Because of the fast-paced work environment, interns should be motivated self-starters that enjoy a wide variety of analytic and logistical tasks and have strong written and oral communications skills. Interns will be part of a tight-knit and dedicated team where they will have the opportunity to make serious and substantive contributions to the work of the program.

CSIS seeks an intern to support the China Power Project for this summer. The China Power Project is currently developing a microsite that will decipher the complexity of Chinese power by exploring concepts of power along a number of different parameters. The site will serve as a resource for students, experts, and policy makers by providing interactive infographics designed to generate new ideas about how to better understand China. Key research areas include: international trade, economics, and qualitative and quantitative analysis. Because of the fast paced work environment, interns should be motivated self-starters that enjoy a wide variety of analytic and logistical task work.

Link:

https://csis-openhire.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&jobid=177&source=ONLINE&JobOwner=992466&company_id=17233&version=1&byBusinessUnit=NULL&bycountry=0&bystate=1&byRegion=US_DC&bylocation=&keywords=&byCat=&proximityCountryht

3. Summer Intern, Asian Economies Depart AEI – Washington, DC

Derek Scissors is a Resident Scholar at AEI, where he focuses on Asian economic issues, especially the Chinese and Indian economies and US economic relations with Asian countries. The Asian Economies intern will be responsible for researching and media monitoring of Chinese outward investment, fact checking, and providing support for ongoing projects. Interested candidates should demonstrate a strong interest in Asian economics, the ability to conduct independent research, and strong analytic skills. Work ethic and attention to detail are highly valued. Ability to easily and quickly read Mandarin Chinese is required.

Link: https://aei-openhire.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&id=23&jobid=1117&company_id=16410&version=1&source=ONLINE&JobOwner=992470&level=levelid1&levelid1=36328&startflag=2 – https://aei-openhire.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm

Full Time Positions

1. Mandarin teacher, St. Luke’s School – New Canaan, Connecticut

 

 

2. Editor, Arch Daily- Beijing, China

We’re hiring! Our team works with the most prestigious and influential architectural practices around the world in order to deliver specific and valuable content to a premium readership of architects. ArchDaily <http://www.archdaily.com/tag/archdaily> quickly established itself as one of the leading architectural websites in the world due to our editorial staff’s meticulous understanding of what our audience is really looking for: the best architecture around the world, as soon as possible. And now, we’re looking for another bright, enthusiastic and motivated member to join us.

The editor we’re looking for is passionate about producing content about local, emerging practices and publishing the work of China’s talented architects. This proactive, vocal and articulate individual will help shape the space for debate around important topics. If you’re fluent in Chinese and have excellent writing skills in both English and Chinese, this is the opportunity for you!

Job title: ArchDaily <http://www.archdaily.com/tag/archdaily> China Editor
Start Date: March 2017 (ASAP)
Location: Flexible, Beijing preferred
Employer description:
ArchDaily, the world’s most visited architecture website, aims to improve the quality of life of the billions of people who will arrive in cities during the next decades by providing inspiration, knowledge and tools to the architects who will have the challenge to design for them. We curate the best architecture projects and news and deliver it to millions of users who connect to our network of global sites published in English, Spanish, Portuguese and Chinese.

Job description:
We’re looking for a full-time editor in charge for ArchDaily <http://www.archdaily.com/tag/archdaily> China. The ideal candidate has a background in architecture, is a talented communicator and is enthusiastic about the possibilities afforded by the internet.

Responsibilities:
* Write, edit and proofread news reports, stories and researched articles on the latest topics about Chinese architecture, based on the needs of specific audiences.
* Maintain and manage www.archdaily.cn’s publishing schedule
* Drive and increase traffic to www.archdaily.cn and increase the reach, visibility, and prestige of the ArchDaily <http://www.archdaily.com/tag/archdaily> brand in China.
* Improve the outreach and quality of our social media platforms, in particular ArchDaily’s Public Wechat account, one of the most respected within the architecture industry.
* Maintain coordination and workflow with our editorial team from our International Headquarters around the world.
* Develop editorial strategies to grow audience in key regions of China.
* Further develop our relationships with architects and key industry influencers.
* Oversee the quality of translations and manage the workload of ArchDaily <http://www.archdaily.com/tag/archdaily> China’s team of editors, interns and translators.

Successful candidates must:
* Be a native/fluent Chinese speaker with excellent mastery of English. Bilingual (Chinese/English) preferred.
* Have excellent writing and editing skills in Chinese.
* Have a university degree or equivalent professional qualification, ideally in Architecture.
* Have Experience in writing, editing and producing print or online content.
* Possess in-depth knowledge of Chinese architecture scene.
* Have a good sense of what is newsworthy and appropriate for our audience
* Have excellent computer and technology skills.
* Be an independent thinker and self-motivated.

Preferred candidates must offer:
* Rich, proactive and creative ideas for content that will help expand our reach while engaging our target audience.
* A good sense of social media trends and understanding of Chinese internet landscape.
* The ability to plan and execute projects across digital, social and mobile platforms and meet strict deadlines.

To submit your application please send your CV (in English AND Chinese) and a brief cover letter to jobs@archdaily.com
Please use “ArchDaily China Editor” as the subject.

3. Research Scientist, China Studies at CNA – Arlington, VA

CNA China Studies conducts non-partisan, objective, evidence-based analyses of developments within China, of China’s emerging role in the international order, and of issues related to U.S.-China relations.

Link: https://cna.hua.hrsmart.com/hrsmart/ats/Posting/view/961