Author: Neil Adams

Robins & Morton | Corporate Communication Intern

About Internship:

Robins & Morton is looking for a corporate communications intern for the summer 2018 semester in our corporate office in Birmingham.

Qualifications:

Journalism, Mass Communication, Communication, or Public Relations students

Writing experience preferred

Responsibilities include:

Develop drafts of press releases and media advisories

Draft content for social media posts and support daily scheduling

Build and maintain media lists

Update information on company website and intranet

Support launch of upcoming internal campaigns

Maintain media archives

Perform other duties as needed

Interested candidates should send resume and work samples to rfarr@robinsmorton.com. 

M5 Management Services | Video Production Intern

Video Production Intern

Pelham, AL

Video Production Intern for Outdoors Show

We are looking for video production intern(s) with an interest in outdoors, hunting and wildlife preservation and management to contribute our show’s production and development. You will have the opportunity to shoot, edit and offer ideas for projects that will be promoted in our on-line channels. In addition to the Outdoors show you will be able to contribute to our on-going Automotive Service Industry video content.

Skills Required:

  • Experience and Proficiency Shooting and Editing Video
  • Help Develop Story Boards and Show Ideas
  • Owning Your Video Equipment is a Plus!

About our Company:

M5™ Management Services, Inc. is a performance improvement coaching firm that specializes in advancing fixed operations of auto dealerships around the world. Our goal is to be positioned as our Retail Dealer and OEM/Corporate clients’ vendor of choice when they require services. Our website www.m5ms.com, is a great venue to view our company’s goals, objectives, and philosophy in serving our clients. One of our main goals is providing state-of-the-industry ideas and techniques enabling our clients to advance their level of performance in fixed operations.

Our Philosophy:

  • Have fun!
  • Make a living doing what you love
  • Make a difference in the industry

Location:

In office, On Location and Remote

Apply HERE.

Discovering Alabama | Multimedia Services

Multimedia Services currently has an opening for an unpaid internship that involves working with the award winning television series, Discovering Alabama.

The ideal candidates will have availability for either of two daily shifts (9am-1pm, 1pm-5pm) , Monday through Thursday.  We would like you to be able to work 2 shifts per week.

The internship involves Digital Asset Management of clips and back catalog, captioning, and other standard editing duties.  It is a working television show, so superb organizational skills, and the ability to pay attention to detail are must have qualities for this position.

There may be additional opportunities for small editing and on set opportunities.

Previous knowledge/experience with Microsoft Excel is necessary.  Experience with the Adobe Creative Cloud programs (specifically Adobe Bridge, and Premiere Pro) is a plus.

To set up an interview contact:

Zachary Travis

Discovering Alabama

zmtravis@gmail.com

Zeekee | Digital Marketing and Social Media Intern

Digital Marketing and Social Media Intern
Marketing – Birmingham, Alabama

Digital Marketing & Social Media Internship

The Digital Marketing & Copywriter Intern is responsible for assisting in the day-to-day activities of client digital marketing operations.

Overview

Assist Digital Marketing and Account Services teams with gathering information and executing setup tasks for digital marketing accounts

Assist in developing content for websites and social media

Campaign and account auditing

Communicate and collaborate with team and management on goals, project development, timelines, and results

Keep pace with SEO, paid search, search engines, social media and digital marketing industry trends and developments.

Professional Competencies

Enthusiasm for writing and digital marketing

Outstanding ability to think creatively, and to identify and resolve problems

Attention to detail and the ability to effectively multi-task in a deadline driven atmosphere

Ability to clearly and effectively articulate thoughts and points

Ability to learn new industries and new business types quickly and can apply this knowledge to digital marketing initiatives and achieving client goals

High level of integrity, autonomy, and self-motivation

Excellent analytical, organizational, project management and time management skills

Professional Skills & Qualifications

Junior or Senior in Communications, Journalism, Marketing or Advertising

Proficiency in Google Documents, MS Excel, PowerPoint, and Word

Previous internship or writing experience a plus

Experience working with popular platforms (AdWords, Facebook Advertising) a plus

20-30 hours per week

Apply at https://zeekeehr.bamboohr.com/jobs.

Dot FM | Summer Internships

OPEN POSITIONS:

DFM offers summer, fall, and spring internships. Interns may work remotely or from our offices in Virginia. Part-time and Full-time opportunities are available.

While our internships are un-paid positions, you may be eligible to receive college credit. In addition, all those completing our internship program are eligible for consideration for future full-time employment. In fact, most of our staff is now comprised of former interns!

What do our interns do? We offer an integrated internship model, meaning our interns spend some time on projects in each of our three core areas: media (news/sports), digital marketing and production.

Interested?

Visit http://dotfm.group/careers/.

Highwire PR | Postgraduate Internship Program

About Highwire PR

If your communications programs haven’t evolved with your business challenges, you need fresh thinking.

A PR program based on your current goals and where you want your company to be tomorrow.

You need something different.

Enter Highwire Public Relations™— a modern high tech communications agency designed for disruptive companies. Our roots in journalism and Silicon Valley give us the drive, imagination and experience to create meaningful business results through smart communications programs.

You may be a Highwire Walker if you want to 

Work on business that excites you.

Become an extension of your clients teams to accomplish great things together.

Be part of a culture of transparency, respect, encouragement and celebration.

Apply your understanding of a changing media and influencer landscape in order to create storylines that have a life longer than a date of launch or news announcement.

Highwire Perks:
— Competitive salary
— Profit sharing
— Merit-based bonuses and promotions
— Excellent vacation policy including 3 weeks vacation plus office closure between Christmas and New Years
— 401K match
— Full medical and dental benefits
— Summer hours
— Work from home
— Regular Highwire social events
— Dedicated training at all levels including writing seminars, coaching, professional development courses and an agency commitment to invest in ongoing growth for our team

Apply for postgraduate internship openings at http://www.highwirepr.com/about/work-for-us/.

Direct Communications | Co-Op/Internship

Communications Co-op/Intern Position

About Direct Communications

Direct Communications, one of Alabama’s most dynamic public relations firms and located in the heart of Birmingham, Alabama, is seeking a communications Co-op/Intern student.  We will provide you with challenging, hands-on experiences in a practical, learning environment. With client sectors ranging from healthcare, energy, environment, conservation, general business and governmental entities, your broad-range of experiences obtained while with Direct Communications, will serve as a springboard to a wide-range of career options upon graduation.

Co-op/Intern Description

Our ideal candidates are students who are juniors or seniors majoring in Communications, Public Relations, Political Science or Journalism.  Students should be ambitious, self-starters with excellent writing, communication, computer/technology/digital skills, as well as possessing excellent professional and organizational skills.

Qualifications

  • Entering junior or senior year, in-process of bachelor’s degree in public relations, communications, journalism, or related field of study
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Attention to detail and outstanding proofing skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to multi-task and work as part of a team
  • Desire to learn and grow career-building skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, Adobe InDesign, PDF and Photoshop editing, is a plus

Responsibilities

Co-op/Intern students should be prepared to enter a professional office and be motivated to work hard each day. Duties include, but are not limited to: preparing a wide selection of written and creative materials, monitoring news coverage (traditional and digital) for client issues, facilitating a variety of social media engagement and analysis, maintaining reporter databases, and conducting research into strategic communications best practices, website development and graphic design support.

Details

  • Full Time (40 hours a week)
  • One semester duration:
    • Spring, Summer, Fall semesters
  • Location: Birmingham, AL
  • Compensation: $1,600 per month. We will also assist in providing college credit, if needed.

Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to Charlotte Smith at info@dcwins.com to be considered and to schedule an interview.

ACLU of Alabama | Communications Intern

The ACLU of Alabama seeks a dynamic Communications Intern to develop and implement a variety of communications strategies to build support for the ACLU’s work. An affiliate of the American Civil Liberties Union, the mission of the ACLU of Alabama is to protect and advance the civil rights and civil liberties guaranteed in the Bill of Rights of the U.S. Constitution.  This unpaid internship is part-time and has a flexible schedule.

Key Responsibilities:

Interns will work under the direct supervision of the Communications Manager and will have an opportunity to work with the office on a variety of projects and campaigns. Key responsibilities may include:

  • Developing, creating, and editing content for the ACLU of Alabama’s website and social media platforms.

  • Assisting the Communications Manager with media outreach, such as drafting press releases or talking points.

  • Designing and writing materials that advance educational and advocacy initiatives.

  • Researching best practices and analyzing data to gather ideas and identify areas of improvement.

  • Handling administrative tasks as needed, such as updating web pages and tracking media placements.

Desired Qualifications:

  • A commitment to diversity, civil liberties, and social justice.

  • Strong written and oral communication skills. Fluency in another language is a plus but not required.

  • Must be a self-starter, highly organized, and detail-oriented with strong interpersonal skills and willing to work in a fast-paced environment.

  • Experience with graphic design, web design, video editing, and/or social media.

 To Apply:

Please send a resume, cover letter, and one-page writing sample to rseungbickley@aclualabama.org. Reference “Internship Application” and your first and last name in the subject line. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.

The ACLU of Alabama is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including women, people of color, persons with disabilities, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender individuals, people over 55, and people with a criminal record.

HBO Latin America Group | Summer Internship Program

Summer Internship Program

Position Type: Full-Time, Paid Internship

Schedule: 9 am to 6 pm, Monday to Friday

Duration: 10 weeks June – August

Hourly Rate: $12.00

Location: Coral Gables (CG) & Sunrise

Areas participating in the Internship Program:

Legal (CG)
Licensing (CG)
Networks Research/Marketing (CG)
On Air/Creative (CG)
PR & Corporate Affairs (CG)
Technology Support Engineering (Sunrise)
Graphic Design/HBO GO (CG)

Art Department (CG)

Data Science (CG)
Video On Demand & New Media (Sunrise)
Human Resources (CG)
Accounting & Finance (CG)
Interactive Media/Marketing (CG)

 

Responsibilities

  1. The intern will be assigned a project or a series of responsibilities for the length of the program
  2. The intern will work under the supervision of the Department Manager for the assigned area
  3. There will have broad exposure to the organization through learning sessions and ad-hoc activities
  4. The intern will gain real life experience in the media industry within a specialty area

 

Apply at the HBO Latin America Group Career Page

J. Walter Thompson INSIDE | Account Management Intern

Account Management Intern

Account Management  Washington, District Of Columbia


 

JWT INSIDE is an ad agency, totally plugged into what’s happening on the INSIDE of brands across the globe. We work with 30+ top-notch brands on the daily, helping them to recruit, retain, and engage prospective and current employees. We have four main offices around the country—NY, DC, LA, and ATL—but we work as one. At our core, we believe that people join cultures, not companies, and we’d love for you to be a part of the culture here at INSIDE!

As the intern for our Account Management/Social team, you will be a fully participating team member, responsible for providing impeccable support on a day-to-day basis to the Account and Social teams. You will learn to foster strong client relationships while supporting the team to deliver great work collaboratively and to the highest quality.

Roles & Responsibilities: 

  • Execute media plans, coordinating print and digital ad placement and creative execution
  • Liaise directly with clients and media partners to understand recruitment needs and recommend appropriate small-scale media
  • Maintain and manage client status documents, providing a POV for how to improve process and account organization
  • Assist with monthly client reporting
  • Participate in client calls and document team action items and follow ups

The ideal candidate:

  • Is a problem solver. We’re looking for candidates who think through a problem, and come to their supervisor not only with questions, but prospective answers.
  • Has a good attitude and isn’t afraid to get their hands dirty
  • A strong, direct communicator
  • Ability to effectively prioritize tasks and organize workload
  • Has basic knowledge of Office 360

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.