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.

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. 

DC Homeland Security & Emergency Management

The Communications Bureau is responsible for sharing the Agency’s story through public education, media, training seminars, social media, preparedness events, and community meetings and assists the Executive Office of the Mayor in the coordination of crisis communications during emergencies. Successful candidates will be expected to work in the following capacities: assist the Communications Bureau with its social media efforts (producing content and measuring results for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram), work with HSEMA’s Community Outreach Team to plan and coordinate outreach events for District residents; assist the Communications Bureau Chief with research on emergency preparedness communication best practices; write content for websites and additional emergency preparedness products for public distribution; and assist with additional administrative tasks as assigned.

Qualifications

A.     Must be proficient in using digital marketing tools (social media platforms, content management system) and demonstrate ability to offer recommendations based on digital and social media analytics

B.     Demonstrated interest in emergency management and homeland security issues

C.     Excellent written and oral communications skills required (must be able communicate specific, sometimes complex ideas to supervisors and District residents)

D.     Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

E.     Bilingual or American Sign Language fluent applicants will receive particular consideration

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

Canon, USA

 

Position Overview

Canon, U. S. A., Inc. is currently hiring for our 2018 Canon Insights Intern Program.  The Insights Program is a comprehensive program that runs for 10 weeks during the summer. This is a full-time (9 AM to 5 PM), 35 hours a week, paid internship. This program is designed to provide students an opportunity to gain hands-on work experience by participating in significant work projects and exposure to various business units within Canon.

Responsibilities
  • Work alongside the Engineers, Maintenance Techs and Facility Specialists on energy efficiency projects, as well as maintenance logging programs.
  • Assist with internal and external maintenance projects, possible computer upgrade projects, and specific facility management projects that he/she can provide project management assistance on.
  • He/she may also have some exposure to Canon’s Environmental Management System
Qualifications
We prefer students that are entering their Junior or Senior year as of the Summer 2018, however, all are welcome to apply. To succeed in the Insights Program, you must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong computer skills including MS Word, Excel and Power point, as well as the ability to work independently and as part of a team. We also require candidates to be enrolled in a related major in the department of interest and have some former work or internship experience.

Majors preferred: Engineering, Project Management, Facility Management, Computer Science

Company Overview

Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions to the United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean markets. With approximately $29 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents granted in 2016† and is one of Fortune Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies in 2016. Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest level of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based consumer service and support for all of the products it distributes. Canon U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental responsibility. In 2014, the Canon Americas Headquarters secured LEED® Gold certification, a recognition for the design, construction, operations and maintenance of high-performance green buildings. To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A., sign up for the Company’s RSS news feed by visiting www.usa.canon.com/rss and follow us on Twitter @CanonUSA. For media inquiries, please contact pr@cusa.canon.com.† Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and Trademark Office.All referenced product names, and other marks, are trademarks of their respective owners.We are an EEO/AA employer. Minority/Female/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

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

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/.

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.

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: