This webpage serves as a resource for C&IS students to search for internships in communication and media. The job postings are intended for all undergraduate majors and are for internships located in the state, region and internationally. No representations are made about the job postings included on this site. Advertisement of these job postings should not be interpreted as an endorsement or otherwise encouragement for students to apply for positions. Students bear the burden of researching all employers, and terms of employment, before responding to the job postings.

Orlando Magic

LAKELAND MAGIC INTERNSHIPS

Lakeland Magic interns will acquire practical knowledge through hands-on experience and gain invaluable skills necessary to compete for careers in the sports industry when the program is completed. We offer the following internships: Gaming Operation & Community Relations Internand Marketing & Communications Intern
Length of program:
  • 11 month internship that runs July through May

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Most interns are Post Grad due to the time commitment expectations
  • College junior, senior, and graduate level students
  • Recent college graduates (up to 18 months following graduation date)
  • Both positions require creative and design experience with proficiency in the Adobe Creative suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Premiere Pro, etc.)
Compensation and Benefits:
  • Minimum wage plus overtime
  • Medical coverage option
Relocation Information:
  • Relocation and housing expenses are the responsibility of the intern
  • Reliable transportation is also needed
Working Hours:
  • Office Hours – M-F, 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
  • Most Interns work all game nights (24 home games + playoffs and finals) including weekends and holidays

To apply for this internship or view more, visit Handshake.

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/view.php?id=29.

Student Media is expanding its newsletter, marketing (branding/social media/events) and video teams beginning this summer for the next school year.
We are looking for students who want to get meaningful experience that leads to internships and jobs. For example, three of the leaders of our current marketing team already have great internships in Dallas.

Many of the positions receive pay of some type, some get a monthly stipend.
We are especially seeking students who are available during the summer to assist with Bama Bound and planning for the fall. But if you’re only available in the fall, that’s okay.

If you want to get great experience, fill out this form: https://form.jotform.com/80954094993976.

OPEN POSITIONS:

DFM is currently recruiting interns for Summer 2018 and Fall 2018 semesters. 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/.

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/.

DFM Group

This opportunity expires April 20, 2018

 

DFM Group is searching for summer interns to support their family of brands. Internships may be full- or part-time and may be completed either onsite at their offices in Virginia or remotely from anywhere. All majors are considered.

For more information, or to apply, visit their website here. The deadline to apply is April 20. DFM Group is an equal opportunity employer.

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.

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.

2018 Internship Program

Position Type: Full-Time, Paid Internship

Schedule: 9 am to 6 pm, Monday to Friday

Duration: 10 weeks June 11 – August 17.

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

First Year Experience and Retention Initiatives:

This opportunity expires April 8, 2018

First Year Experience and Retention Initiatives is seeking Student Coordinators for the Summer 2018 Term! Positions are available for Communications Student Coordinator, Yea, Alabama! Support Student Coordinator, and Camp 1831 Support Student Coordinator. These positions are available for the Summer 2018 Term only (May 7 – August 17, 2018). A full description of positions is available below as well as the link to apply. Applications are due Sunday, April 8 at 11:59 p.m. If you have any questions about the application or position, please contact Chelsea Ratcliff at ceratcliff@ua.edu.

Student Coordinator must:

  • Be an undergraduate student enrolled full-time (Spring and Fall 2018) at The University of Alabama.
  • Support the FYE team and mission by fulfilling all tasks in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Have an interest in or basic knowledge of first-year student transition issues and trends, UA campus resources, and event planning.
  • Exhibit skills in organization and time management.

Position Responsibilities
All Student Coordinators will:

  • Lead efforts in First Year Experience benchmark research, keeping the office up-to-date with first-year student trends and issues.
  • Assist with writing and editing articles for the First Year Experience E-Newsletter and other communication efforts.
  • Correspond and answer student/faculty/staff/external audience questions or concerns via phone, e-mail, and social media.
  • Represent FYE and The University of Alabama professionally at all times.

Communications Student Coordinator will:

  • Provide a student voice in FYE marketing tools, programs, and resources.
  • Design and publish interactive, engaging, and informative content on all FYE social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram) daily.
  • Monitor, manage, and track interactions with FYE social media accounts weekly.

Yea, Alabama! Support Student Coordinator will:

  • Promote the Yea, Alabama! Program at Bama Bound events.
  • Provide logistic and program planning support in preparing for Yea, Alabama!
  • Serve as an assistant for administrative tasks in the office.

Camp 1831 Support Student Coordinator will:

  • Maintain inventory of supplies and prepare future orders for Camp 1831.
  • Promote Camp 1831 at Bama Bound events.
  • Perform behind the scenes tasks to ensure program tasks including moving boxes, packing supplies, and other miscellaneous tasks.

Normal Work Schedule:

20 Hours per Week (May 7 – August 17, 2018); Monday-Friday between 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Pay Rate/Pay Range:

$7.25/hour

Application Requirements:
To be considered, applicants must attach a resume to their application and complete the application for ALL positions to which an applicant is applying. Applicants may apply to more than 1 open position using the same application.
Apply at https://universityofalabama.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0ChidZLmGNE7Hyl

Application is due Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 11:59 p.m.

Application Timeline
Application Available: March 26, 2018
Application Due: April 8, 2018 at 11:59 p.m.
Interviews: April 12 – 17, 2018
Selection Notification: By April 20, 2018

UA Career Center - The UA Career Center partners with students as they explore possibilities, develop skills and connect with opportunities. Log on to Crimson Careers to review additional internships and full-time employment opportunities.

Industry Immersion - Consider an Industry Immersion trip to visit a city of interest and network with industry professionals over three days and four nights.

If you are seeking course credit for your internships, please contact the Internship Coordinator for your major to make these arrangements prior to the term in which your internship will begin: