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.

Design Intern
Location: Winfield, AL

As a design intern, you will assist the creative director in the design and execution of layouts for print, web, and mobile. You will create award-winning work that helps real clients achieve actual, measurable marketing objectives. Because that’s what we do here every single day.

Your contribution to the team will be your innovation, artistic talent, and an unwavering commitment to meet deadlines and budget.

To apply, please send resume, cover letter, and portfolio samples to brand@24c.co

To learn more about 24 Communications, visit: http://24c.co


Public Relations Intern
Location: Montgomery, AL

As a Public Relations intern, you will assist with public relations efforts in the form of media placement, press release development, event planning, copywriting and more. You will help increase brand exposure for our clients on a state, regional and national level.

Tenacity, professionalism, creativity and enthusiasm are fundamental to this position. We are looking for interns with a strong work ethic, relationship skills and a genuine desire to learn and grow in their career. In short, you must be willing to hustle and get it done, no matter what.

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to brand@24c.co

To learn more about 24 Communications, visit: http://24c.co

Alabama Symphony Orchestra

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Media and Communication Interns will work with the Vice President for Marketing and Communications as well as other marketing and communications team members to coordinate press leading up to concerts and special events, while creating and distributing marketing and public relations materials.

A good fit for this position would be those interested in gaining experience in public relations, marketing, and communications.

POSITION OVERVIEW

– Assist the marketing/communications team with writing and distributing PR materials for press and internet including: general interest articles, press releases, e-blasts, print and radio advertisements.

– Assist production and physical distribution of marketing and PR materials including: posters, flyers and vouchers

– Assist with website maintenance and content updates, as well as reports

– Assist with the graphic design of concert posters and digital graphic content

– Supports the PR department in the development and maintenance of relationships with print, electronic and broadcast media to maximize positive coverage of the ASO

-Helps maintain databases and builds targeted distribution lists

– Drafts and implements PR communication vehicles including news releases, monthly calendars, press kits, media advisories, fact sheets, fun facts and trivia

– Supports the PR department in creating pitch ideas and plans that will result in maximum exposure for the organization

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

– Strong writing and editing skills

– Adobe Creative Suite knowledge a plus

-Excellent computer skills including web-based, interactive communications, video and photo editing software. HTML knowledge a plus

-Detail oriented; excellent written, verbal and organizational skills

– Knowledge of classical music and prior marketing experience a plus

-Outgoing, even tempered, extremely organized, mature person, able to work well under pressure and with all personality types

PHYSICAL AND WORKING DEMANDS:

Preferred work schedule is between approximately 10-30 hours a week. The job requires some lifting, a valid driver’s license. It is recommended that the intern bring and use his or her own personal laptop.

APPLICATION:

Applications accepted on a rolling basis. Timeline of internship is dependent on candidate availability and schedule. Please send cover letter and resume to ccaplinger@alabamasymphony.com.

Bear Trap Restaurant and Bar in Tuscaloosa is seeking a student skilled in graphic design, social media management and advertising campaigns for an unpaid internship. The student should expect to spend 10 hours a week on site with owners, managers and staff for meetings in addition to time spent designing graphics and digital media. It is preferred, though not required, that the applicant be at least 21 years old.

Interested students should email a resume, brief explanation of their interest in the position and examples of their previous work: flyers, graphic designs, etc.

To apply, please email Joel A. Reaves—General Manager

Time Inc. is looking for a motivated fellow for a paid internship in Birmingham, Alabama. This is an opportunity to have hands-on experience with the pre-production, production and post-production side of a major company, working on video content for leading magazine brands including:

  • Cooking Light
  • Food & Wine
  • Health Magazine
  • MyRecipies.com
  • People
  • Southern Living
  • Sports Illustrated
  • Time
  • Travel + Leisure

All applicants should live in or near Jefferson County, Alabama. A background with video production is necessary. A familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite and Canon cameras is a preferred.

Interested parties should send their resume to jason.keener@timeinc.com

 

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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: