Sports website offers bylines

isportsweb, which posts stories on pro and college sports, seeks writers who are just happy to have a byline. Contact Scott Peceny <scott@isportsweb.com>.

Three Internship Opportunities, The Borgen Project, Work From Home

WRITER INTERNSHIP
This is a 12-week, part-time internship. The selected candidate will be able to work from home and pick their own schedule, but must meet weekly deadlines. Articles submitted will appear on BORGEN Magazine or The Borgen Project Blog.
- Write 4 articles per week.
- Research topics.
- Assist with advocacy efforts.
- Assist with fundraising. Create a personal fundraising campaign and meet targets.
- Attend national conference call every Monday at 5PM PST.
Qualifications: Strong research and writing skills. Must be able to work independently and meet deadlines with very little supervision. Experience writing SEO friendly content is helpful, but not required.
To Apply: Email your resume and 2 writing samples to hr@borgenproject.org with “Writer Intern” in the subject line.
 
JOURNALISM INTERNSHIP
This is a 12-week, part-time internship. The selected candidate will be able to work from home and set their own schedule, but must meet weekly deadlines. Articles submitted will appear on BORGEN Magazine or The Borgen Project Blog.
- Interview sources and research topics in-depth.
- Write 3 well-researched articles per week.
- Communicate with editors and supervisors.
- Assist with fundraising. Create a personal fundraising campaign and meet targets.
- Attend national conference call every Monday at 5PM PST.
Qualifications: Strong journalism writing skills. Must be able to work independently and meet deadlines with very little supervision. Experience writing for newspapers is helpful, but not required.
To Apply: Email your resume and 2 writing samples to hr@borgenproject.org with “Journalism Internship” in the subject line.
 
EDITOR INTERNSHIP
Edit for BORGEN Magazine and The Borgen Project Blog. The Editor is responsible for reviewing and editing articles submitted by The Borgen Project’s national team of writers. The internship is 260 hours and can be completed part-time or full-time. The position is done from home, but follows a set schedule. A minimum of 15 hours per week and weekend shifts are available for those who prefer it.
- Edit and format articles submitted by national writers.
- Work with writers to improve their articles.
- Assist with fundraising. Create a personal fundraising campaign and meet targets.
- Attend national conference call every Monday at 5PM PST.
Qualifications: Must have great editing skills. Must be able to work independently and meet deadlines with very little supervision. Experience writing SEO friendly content is helpful, but not required.
To Apply: Email your resume and 2 writing samples to hr@borgenproject.org with “Editor Intern” in the subject line.

Fall PR/Social Media Internship, STYLE Advertising, Birmingham, Ala.

PUBLIC RELATIONS AND SOCIAL MEDIA INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY 

Located in Birmingham, Ala., STYLE Advertising is pleased to announce the availability of fall internship positions in the public relations and social media department. Founded in 1970, STYLE Advertising is a full-service advertising, marketing and public relations firm and remains the oldest agency in Alabama still operating under the same name for more than 40 years. Internship positions are from August 2014 until December 2014.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 

 Assist agency public relations director, public relations coordinators and other staff in day-to-day tasks for clients

 Draft and distribute press releases

 Participate in client and staff meetings

 Contribute public relations and social media ideas for new business proposals and plans

 Update and maintain agency and client social media channels

 Perform clerical and administrative duties

 Compile and maintain media contact lists

 Write and edit copy for newsletters, blogs and brochures

 Coordinate with media as assigned, in development of appropriate news stories

QUALIFICATIONS: 

 Recent graduate or current student of a public relations, marketing or communications program

 Possess interest in public relations and social media

 Knowledge of AP style

 Experienced with social media outlets such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest and be able to understand the role each can play in a business’ marketing strategy

 Knowledge of Hootsuite a plus

 An innovative self-starter with problem-solving skills, creativity, ambition and a strong work ethic

 Possess a high degree of professionalism

 Ability to execute multifaceted tasks

 Ability to exercise independent judgment and strong attention to detail

 Have exceptional written and verbal communication skills

 Live in or near the Birmingham area and have own form of transportation

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to kirsten@styleadvertising.com or call Kirsten Ebert at (205) 503-5929.

Fall Marketing Internship, ‘stache media

Fall 2014

Sept. 2 – Dec. 12, 2014

We are looking for college interns to be part of ‘stache media’s Lifestyle Marketing program known as ‘stache lifestyle reps. Interns will help develop marketing plans tailored for their community using grassroots promotion. Our structured internship program is designed to be an interactive and educational marketing experience.

Responsibilities as a ‘stache lifestyle rep will include, but are not limited to:

·         Learning about and participating in marketing campaigns to create awareness for artists

·         Attending regularly scheduled conference calls to learn marketing techniques/trends and about the music industry

·         Developing online marketing strategies through social media

·         Attending and recapping concert events

·         Developing reports of marketing efforts

‘stache lifestyle reps dedicate 12-18 hours a week to this internship.

To learn more & apply, please visit: http://www.stachemedia.com/lifestyle

We run our internship 3 times per year; fall, spring, and summer semesters

QUALIFICATIONS:

·         Candidates must be currently enrolled in a college or university

·         This is an unpaid internship. Candidates must be eligible to receive college credit for an internship

·         Display strong written and verbal communication skills

·         Focused, hard working, reliable and dedicated

·         Ability to work independently, follow direction from supervisors, and meet deadlines

·         Passion for music, marketing, communications, and social media

·         Prior street team or street marketing experience is a plus

·         Outgoing personality

·         Offer creative insight to projects, demonstrate ingenuity and an eagerness to learn

·         Possess excellent computer skills and strong organizational skills.

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

‘stache media is a full service marketing agency specialized in music. ‘stache media launched in 2009 as a stand-alone agency operating out of the NYC headquarters of RED Distribution, an award-winning division of Sony Music Entertainment. ‘stache media provides services in online marketing & publicity, college lifestyle marketing, advertising, social media & consumer research, brand & partnership marketing, radio, video promotion and creative production. ‘stache media has served a multitude of artists within the RED and Sony Music Entertainment fold.

RED & ‘stache media label partners include: Broken Bow Records, Communion, Red Bull Records, Downtown Records, Ultra Records, Equal Vision Records, Fader Label, Fearless Records, Reach Records, Last Gang Records, Eleven Seven Music, Century Media, Fat Possum, Arts & Crafts, Big Picnic, Loud & Proud Records, Descendant Records, Megaforce Records, Metal Blade Records, MOM + POP, Nacional Records, Razor & Tie, Thirty Tigers,  Victory Records.

Brand partners include: Onkyo, Sony Electronics, C3 Presents, Red Bull, Vita Coco and more.

Recent RED and ‘stache media releases include:  AWOLNATION, Ingrid Michaelson, Dirty Heads, Rebelution, Steve Aoki, Lecrae, Trampled By Turtles, Nick Cannon, Chase Rice, Jason Aldean, Anberlin, Bear Hands, Lucius, Sleigh Bells, Kaskade, Mack Wilds, St Paul & The Broken Bones, Joe, Joey Bada$$, The Lone Bellow, For Today, Kevin Drew, Pixies, Dustin Lynch, Elliphant

 

Writer Internship, Lee County School District

The Lee County School District is seeking an intern to write articles for and about the district.

Contact:

Shey Edwards – MSIS/Public Relations
Lee County School District
1280 College View Drive
Tupelo MS 38804
662-841-9144
662-871-7842

Marketing Communications Internship, Nashville — Year round

LINK – http://www.internships.com/business/Marketing-Communications-Business-Administration-Assistant-I9352055

This is a paid internship.

Description
Marketing Communications / Business Administration Assistant

PURPOSE: Marketing, communication & administration for our company – Paid Training – Travel Opportunities -Management for those that qualify

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITY AREAS:
-Implementation of marketing plans, including product positioning, campaign strategies, and market strategy insights.
-Discovery of strategic business opportunities through cross function collaboration with sales, HR, etc.
-Marketing opportunity for revenue
-Provide product/service support in order to establish proper channels of information and communication.
-Responsible for branding, advertising, trade shows, company events and promotional collateral
-Work with management on projects dealing with media relations, business communications, success stories

CORE COMPETENCIES:
These are personal traits that will best help the associate to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
Stress Tolerance – Job requires accepting criticism and dealing calmly and effectively with high stress situations.
Judgment and Decision Making – Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.
Integrity – Job requires being honest and ethical.
Initiative – Job requires a willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges.
Leadership – Job requires a willingness to lead, take charge, and offer opinions and direction.
Achievement/Effort – Job requires establishing and maintaining personally challenging achievement goals and exerting effort toward mastering tasks.
Dependability – Job requires being reliable, responsible, and dependable, and fulfilling obligations.
Social Orientation – Job requires preferring to work with others rather than alone, and being personally connected with others on the job.
Attention to Detail – Job requires being careful about detail and thorough in completing work tasks.
Cooperation – Job requires being pleasant with others on the job and displaying a good-natured, cooperative attitude.

Candidate must be very articulate, have a sense of humor, easygoing, but very disciplined. We need a culture fit!

Requirements

-Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Business Administration, Communications, Advertising or Journalism
-Minimum (0) zero to (5) five years of relevant experience in marketing management with proven success, however we offer paid training
-Must have wide range of experience and understanding of the marketing including product positioning, pricing, promotions, market research, sales and distribution.
-Should be a proactive self-starter with the ability to work independently. Need strong ability to set priorities, solve problems, and be resourceful under pressure.
-Experience working with agency/client partners, exhibiting the ability to generate maximum return through effective marketing strategies and direction.

Jackson Spalding PR/Marketing Internships for Recent Grads–Deadline Open

Visit jacksonspalding.com for more information.

Asia Society Video Production Intern — Deadline: Aug. 21, 2014

Description:

Asia Society, a prestigious non-profit institution that is the leading force in forging closer ties between Asia and the West through arts, education, policy and business outreach, is looking for a talented Video Production Intern to help create editorial content for its award-winning online team. The ideal candidate would be proficient in Final Cut Pro and be able to work independently.

Responsibilities: 

The Video Production Intern will be responsible for the following areas:
  • Help online team produce rich-media editorial content for our institutional website (AsiaSociety.org).
  • Edit and produce video packages. 
  • Identify newsworthy clips and spotlight the best of complete programs. 
  • Convert and compress videos as required. 
  • Help produce content for syndication through YouTube, Fora.tv, iTunes and other content partners.
  • Assist with video shoots and interviews.
Requirements:
  • Proficiency in Final Cut Pro, iMovie and Photoshop. 
  • Strong video and audio editing skills. 
  • Strong news judgment. 
  • Basic HTML and CMS (especially in Drupal platform) preferred. 
  • Knowledge of social media (Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Pinterest) preferred.
  • Ability to work under pressure/time constraints. 
  • Good organization skills and ability to work independently required.

Schedule:

The Video Production Intern is expected to work at least 20 hours per week, for a  minimum of nine to 12 weeks, at Asia Society headquarters on Park Avenue. Specific schedules can be designed to meet the individual needs of the intern. Please indicate the days and hours you are available to work in your application. The internship is unpaid. School credit is available.

Deadline: 

ASAP.

How to apply:

Please email cover letter, resumé, and links to three relevant video samples to:

Tahiat Mahboob
Multimedia Producer, Asia Society Online
E-mail: onlinejobs@asiasociety.org

No phone calls, please. Only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. 

About Asia Society:

Asia Society is the leading educational organization dedicated to promoting mutual understanding and strengthening partnerships among peoples, leaders and institutions of Asia and the United States in a global context. Across the fields of arts, business, culture, education, and policy, the Society provides insight, generates ideas, and promotes collaboration to address present challenges and create a shared future.

Founded in 1956 by John D. Rockefeller 3rd, Asia Society is a nonpartisan, nonprofit institution with headquarters in New York, centers in Hong Kong and Houston, and affiliated offices in Los Angeles, Manila, Mumbai, San Francisco, Seoul, Shanghai, Sydney, and Washington, DC.

Asia Society is an equal-opportunity employer.

Contact e-mail: tmahboob@asiasociety.org

 

Contact e-mail: tmahboob@asiasociety.org

Local Multiple-Platform Internships

Oxford-based Hottytoddy.com is seeking juniors and seniors for internships.

-Interns are required to submit a minimum of two stories per month
-Students must have a serious interest/experience in the following: writing, graphic design, broadcast, multimedia, photography or integrated marketing
-Students will be managed and adhere to the rules set forth by the news editor and student editor and coordinator.

Hottytoddy.com is a professional news publication and as such we expect our interns to perform to their best ability. We will train you, give you the tools you need to succeed and help you prepare for your field. If you would like to just freelance with us that is also an option we welcome. This includes any topic of interest that hottytoddy.com covers on a daily basis (from sports to entertainment).

Contact Victoria Boatman (Student Editor and Coordinator) – victoriaaboatman@gmail.com

Scripps Howard Internships — Offered Year-round

Want to really ramp up your employability? The Scripps Howard Foundation offers multiple internship opportunities around the calendar and around the world. The highly sought-after internships are based in Washington, D.C.

Follow the link: http://shfwire.com/apply/

Journalism Internship Guidelines and Forms

You must fill out the internship forms, submit them and verify that you are enrolled before you begin your internship.

You will not be able to receive credit for an internship you have already completed or for one that is in progress.

Download the forms here.