Jobs & Internships

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Job title Description Opportunitysort descending Type
Athletics Communications internships (Lawrence, Kansas) Write for media/web on deadline, support clients with PR concepts. Part time
Project coordinator (Kansas City, Missouri) Willoughby Design: Help to coordinate the timeline and organize content, editing, proofreading and potentially some writing. Internship Part time
Venture for America fellow Venture for America fellowship program: Join a close-knit community of talented peers, mentors, and advisors that includes experienced entrepreneurs and industry experts. Internship Part time
Sports representation and management internship (Colorado Springs) 360 Sports: Research, marketing, publicity and event management. Internship Part time
Editorial summer internship (Frisco, Texas) Community Impact: Take on assignments and projects specific to markets, writing web stories, contribute stories to the print product. Internship Part time
Kauffman Foundation Internship Program (Kansas City, Missouri) Kauffman Foundation: Events, research, entrepreneurship, public affairs, writing and editing. Internship Part time
Marketing intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Girl Scouts of NE Kansas and NW Missouri: Assist the brand team in communicating the Girl Scout story through print, electronic communications and relationship building. Internship Part time
Alfred Fleishman Diversity Fellowship (Kansas City) FleishmanHillard: Write, edit and proofread materials, including press releases, pitch letters, fact sheets, blog posts, website content. Internship Part time
Audience interns (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Star: Writing and editing experience under deadline, clear news judgment and strong social media skills Internship Part time
Channel manager, social strategy (Kansas City) VML: Support the creation and execution of social media strategy through research, social listening, platform determination Internship Part time
Washington Media Institute (Washington, D.C.) Washington Media Institute: Work at least 32 hours per week at one of DC/s top media organizations. Internship Part time
City internships (various locations throughout the world) City Internships: Combine practical work experience-based training with cohort-based career workshops. Internship Part time
Public policy internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce: Assist in legislative, government and community relations projects. Internship Part time
Kansas Advocates for Better Care internship (Lawrence, Kansas) Kansas Advocates for Better Care: Produce news articles on health care practices that endanger older adults, such as chemical restraint, inappropriate use of anti-psychotic drugs, and lax government oversight for assuring healthcare safety. Internship Part time
KCPT internships (Kansas City) KCPT: Gain realistic perspectives of the working world while obtaining marketable work experience at a nonprofit multimedia company Internship Part time
Institute on Political Journalism (Washington, D.C.) Institute on Political Journalism: Spend eight weeks in the nation's capital with students from around the country and world who are all passionate about politics, learning ins and outs of news business. Internship Part time
Communications internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Chamber: Develop, write, and edit content for distribution to our 2000 member companies Internship Part time
Summer 2018 intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Osborn Barr: Develop unique and compelling creative solutions. Internship Part time
Film and video internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Chamber: Prepare content for distribution to our 2000 member companies Internship Part time
Summer journalism internship (Eau Claire, Wisconsin) Wisconsin Public Radio: Attend news conferences, aissts in production of programs, keep up on current issues. Internship Full time
Strategic marketing and events intern (Lawrence, Kansas) Lawrence Memorial Hospital Endowment Association: Update and maintain social media presence, draft news releases. Internship Part time
Bernstein-Rein internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Bernstein-Rein: Be part of a team that functions as its own mini-agency. Internship Part time
Communications internship (Omaha, Nebraska) Nebraska Golf Association: Shoot photos and video content; produce social media segments; assist with media relations. Internship Part time
Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce/World Trade Center internship Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce: Opportunities in business managment, customer service, event planning, writing, social media and more. Internship Part time
Communications intern (Lawrence, Kansas) Lutheran Campus Ministry: Contribute content to various media platforms. Internship Part time
Marketing intern (Basehor, Kansas) Falcon Lakes Golf Club: Assist in areas of social media, digital media, facilities marketing and public relations. Internship Part time
Propaganda3 summer intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Propaganda3: Positions in design, technical development and account management/marketing. Internship Part time
Editorial intern (St. Louis, Missouri) St. Louis Blues: Assist in creating, editing and publishing content for Blues website, email and social media channels Internship Part time
Propaganda3 summer intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Propaganda3: Positions in design, technical development and account management/marketing. Internship Part time
Summer internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Trozzolo Communications Group: Design, writing, digital, PR, account service or media. Internship Part time
Marketing communications intern (Lawrence, Kansas) KU School of Business: Write news and feature articles, weekly blog posts and other strategic writing as needed. Internship Part time
Communications intern (Overland Park, Kansas) Angel Capital Association: Support communications and data activities. Internship Part time
Frank and Peggy Steele Internship Program for Youth Leadership Development (Cooperstown, New York) Frank and Peggy Steele Internship Program for Youth Leadership Development: Research, photo archives, technical services, archives and collecdtions management. Internship Part time
Sports intern (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH-TV: Participate in television, web and social media producing. Internship Part time
Dow Jones Summer 2018 Mansion Global Journalism Internship (New York, New York) Dow Jones: Break stories, influence ideas and advance business intelligence and cultural interest. Internship Part time
Summer Ethics Fellowship in Journalism Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics: Apply the lessons of history to journalism's ethical challenges today. Internship Part time
Dow Jones Summer MarketWatch Journalism Internship (New York or San Francisco) Dow Jones: Work directly with reporters, editors, visual journalists. Internship Part time
Summer Publishing Institute: Books and Digital Media (New York City) Summer Publishing Institute: Immersed in the study of books and digital/magazine media. Internship Part time
Reporting intern (Lawrence, Kansas) Lawrence Journal-World: Coverage of news topics, including breaking crime and public safety news, events and speakers at KU. Internship Part time
Louisville Courier-Journal internship (Louisville, Kentucky) Courier-Journal: Reporters, photographers and producers. Internship Full time
Brand strategy and research design intern (Kansas City and Wichita) Sullivan Higdon & Sink: Design and layout work on one of our largest national client accounts Internship Full time
Television Academy Foundation (Hollywood, California) Television Academy Foundation: Professional experience, career development and networking opportunities in 30 disciplines. Internship Part time
Community engagement internship (Lawrence, Kansas) Senior Resource Center for Douglas County: Development and editing of content for SRC's monthly publication, "Better Senior Living" and development and execution of digital messaging using MailChimp Internship Part time
Communications intern (Overland Park, Kansas) United States Tennis Association Missouri Valley: Writing and distributing press releases; interviewing in person and/or on the phone; photography of tournaments and events. Internship Part time
Production assistant intern (Lawrence, Kansas) Midco: Assist and develop skills in the production of local and regional sports content. This includes tape delay, original programming, studio shows and live sports production. Internship Part time
Art and culture internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Informality: Art writing, event planning, marketing, web development among others. Internship Part time
Marketing communications intern (Phoenix, Arizona) Carvana: Draft and develop communications materials such as media lists, proactive media pitches, press releases, coverage/tracking reports and media alerts. Internship Part time
CBS News Intern Fellowships (New York, New York) CBS News: Learn fundamental newsgathering skills, find, confirm and report news stories, log tapes, coordinate script, research stories. Internship Part time
Public relations intern (Kansas City) Parris Communications: Writing, creating media lists, media monitoring, media pitching. Internship Part time
Special events/communications intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Humane Society of Greater Kansas City: Write news releases, PSA for radio and TV stations, articles, media advisories. Internship Part time
Social media and public relations intern (Kansas City) Page Communications: Create posts and manage Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for multiple clients Internship Part time
Media relations intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Royals: Statistical research for daily game notes, serve as blogger for royals.com, write feature stories. Internship Part time
Parks and recreation marketing and communications summer internship (Olathe, Kansas) City of Olathe: Assist in executing the marketing and communications plan. Internship Part time
Multimedia journalist (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE-TV: Develop, shoot, write and present stories as assigned for newscasts. Job Full time
Account executive (Fairway, Kansas) KCTV/KSMO: Solicits new advertisers and increases share of business for existing advertisers Job Full time
Graphic design assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) The Jayhawk Club: Assist with the layout and design of the marketing and communication pieces, website updates. Job Full time
Producer (WIchita, Kansas) KAKE-TV: Directing reporters and photographers to complete assigned tasks. Job Full time
Programming/morning show co-host (Manhattan, Junction City, Salina) Eagle Communications: Co-hosting the morning show, establishing relationships with listeners by providing entertainment or information of interest consistent with the format targeted demographic audience. Job Part time
Marketing coordinator (Lawrence, Kansas) The Jayhawk Club: Coordinate social media posts, maintain media schedule. Job Full time
Meteorologist (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE-TV: Forecast, create on-air/digital weather content, and present live from in-studio Job Full time
Digital editor (Lawrence, Kansas) Golf Course Superintendents Association of America: Create and edit content for the GCSAA family of websites Job Full time
Multimedia journalist (Kansas City) Better KC: Researches, writes, captures visual content and edits general assignment stories. Job Full time
Account executive (Garden City, Kansas) KAKE-TV: Develop new business and retain current customer business. Job Full time
Communications manager (Lawrence, Kansas) TreanorHL: Synthesize and align all external messaging to firm and brand strategies in support of the firm’s overall business objectives Job Full time
Senior copywriter (Kansas City, Missouri) Barkley: Develop creative strategies and ideas that are innovative and that sell. Job Full time
Business partner/store operations communications Target: Create and deliver just-in-time communication to store teams and field leaders. Job Full time
Freelance sportswriting (Tonganoxie, Kansas) Tonganoxie Mirror: Cover sporting events, primarily football. Job Part time
Sales assistant (Wichita, Kansas) iHeartMedia Solutions: Support in sales administration, generates sales-related reports and acts as an extension of the sales team. Job Full time
Convergence mentoring program director (Lawrence, Kansas) Boys and Girls Club of Lawrence: Develop, implement and maintain a mentoring program serving underemployed diverse youth populations. Job Part time
Sales assistant (Wichita, Kansas) iHeartMedia Solutions: Support in sales administration, generates sales-related reports and acts as an extension of the sales team. Job Full time
Weekend producer (Topeka, Kansas) WIBW-TV: Responsible for weekend newscasts as well as web and social media posting. Focus on other days will be social media inputting. Job Full time
Junior copywriter (Prairie Village, Kansas) Fennec Industries: Write how-to articles, landing page copy, profiles on industry professionals, ghostwriting, and speech writing Job Full time
Digital news director (Salina, Kansas) Eagle Communications: Breaking news, local government, community features, crime and courts and severe weather. Job Full time
Communications assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) KU School of Education: Hands-on experience in graphic design, content development and event marketing support. Job Part time
Sales assistant (Denver, Colorado) Entravision TV/Radio: Sell commercial airtime, event sponsorshiops, marketing campaigns. Job Full time
Marketing coordinator (Overland Park, Kansas) KU Edwards Campus: Manages, advises and oversees the completion of marketing projects Job Full time
Writer/editor for U.S. Army Publication (Fort Leavenworth, Kansas) IDA Technology: Create, edit and publish well-researched and fully documented academic articles Job Full time
Communications and outreach coordinator (Lawrence, Kansas) Kansas Transportation Center: Produce and oversee production of all print and web-based publications of KUTC. Job Full time
Producer (Medford, Oregon) Producer: Excellent news judgment and strong writing skills for multiple platforms Job Full time
Content author (Overland Park, Kansas) Waddell & Reed: Develop knowledge articles received into workflow through various input channels Job Full time
Student assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) University of Kansas School of Journalism: Help market mentoring program to students Job Part time
News producer (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH-TV: Prioritize, organize and produce newscasts. Job Full time
Chief campus editor (Lawrence) The Black Sheep: Conduct regular meetings with staff to brainstorm content ideas pertaining to upcoming, relevant on-campus events Job Part time
Traffic reporter/newscaster (Kansas City) KCTV5: Report traffic information and create accurate, visually interesting traffic reports that are easy to understand Job Full time
Copywriter (Leawood, Kansas) Blooom: Strategic content for blogs, whitepapers, emails, social media posts, research reports, website copy. Job Full time
Public relations strategist (Kansas City, Missouri) Trozzolo Communications Group: Develop and execute on media relations and marketing strategies for clients. Job Full time
Technical operator (Kansas City) KCTV5: Operates technical equipment during live newscasts, special events and promotion sessions, as well as provides general maintenance and support for the station. Job Full time
Weekend anchor/multimedia journalist (Fairway, Kansas) KCTV5: Researches, writes, captures visual content and edits general assignment stories for multiple platforms. Job Full time
Digital sales manager (Fairway, Kansas) KCTV: Lead digital sales efforts to meet or exceed predetermined goals Job Full time
Sales and marketing consultant (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN/KGIN: Selling products with unlimited earning potential. Job Full time
On-air/production/promotion (Lawrence and Topeka, Kansas) Great Plains Media: Work closely with program director, assist with promotions, website and social media. Job Full time
Sports anchor/multimedia journalist (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN-TV: Regular anchoring, and the generation of compelling sports content daily. Job Full time
Graphic designer (Topeka and Lawrence, Kansas) Great Plains Media: Partner with promotios team to design communication/graphic materials. Job Part time
Brand communications manager (Dallas, Texas) DLR Group: Plan and execute publi relations strategy for our Global Design Studios. Job Full time
Senior copywriter (Lawrence, Kansas) Callahan Creek: You're obsessed with finding the right ideas and words to solve problems. You sweat the details and obsess over craftsmanship. Job Full time
Public affairs student assistant - student hourly (Lawrence, Kansas) KU News Service: Assists with compiling information for news releases, hometown news and other tasks. Job Part time
Program manager (Los Angeles, California) Snap Inc.: Manage a team of sales specialists, who help SMB advertisers understand how to use Snapchat to achieve their business goals through consultation and support Job Full time
Department coordinator - civic and community initiatives (Kansas City, Missouri) Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce: Support the KC Chamber's work in: education, regional health and wellness, transportation, entrepreneurship and the arts. Job Full time
Storyteller (Marion, Kansas) Marion Record: An energetic, self-starting storyteller who can develop human-focused features that touch readers' lives. Job Full time
Presentation writer (Lenexa, Kansas) B.E. Smith: Writing and editing the B.E. Smith candidate profiles and candidate summaries that are presented to clients Job Full time
Managing editor (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH/KSCW: Oversees the news and content gathering on-air and online Job Full time
Copywriter (Wichita, Kansas) Sullivan Higdon & Sink: Write and edit words that go in the creative work. Job Full time
Analyst digital and marketing (Chicago, Illinois) Walgreens: Peforms and implements daily activities of digital and marketing in merchandising, photo, eHealth, user experience, strategy or marketing. Job Full time
Statewide political reporter/multimedia journalist (Topeka, Kansas) KSNT News: Produce high-end political content for our six network affiliates that blanket a 95-county area in the state Job Full time
Assistant account executive (Kansas City, Missouri) Division-D: Identify opportunities, qualify prospects and work through sales cycles to close new account business Job Full time
Technical newscast director (Topeka, Kansas) KSNT News: Work with news producers, anchors and reporters, news photographers and editors to technically compose and deliver a clean and high-quality newscast. Job Full time
Network crew house professional (Lawrence, Kansas) Midco Sports: Positions for producer, director, audio, camera, replay and graphics. Job Part time
Marketing coordinator (Kansas City, Missouri) Populous: Participate in overall strategic marketing planning for Populous’ architecture practice in alignment with the overall Populous marketing and brand strategy. Job Full time
Managing editor (Kearney, Nebraska) Kearney (Nebraska) Hub: Must be knowledgeable about technology and how to deliver news on every digital platform as well as producing a quality print edition. Strong editing and story development skills a must with the ability to coach staff. Job Full time
News director (Manhattan, Kansas) Eagle Communications: Prepare and present news. Job Full time
Student trainee, clerical (multiple) National Protection and Programs Directorate: Reporting and informational duties. Job Full time
Freelance news and feature writing (Topeka, Kansas) Topeka Capital-Journal: News and feature writing. Job Part time
Account manager (Lawrence, Kansas) Callahan Creek: Ensure the timelines, cost-effectiveness, quality and efficiency of the agency’s work to promote a positive client relationship Job Full time
Reporter (Kansas City, Missouri) Startland News: Find and pitch stories; work with editors on story angles; writing and uploading online news stories. Job Full time
Politics and state government reporter (Topeka, Kansas) The Associated Press: Work among a team of journalists, reporters and editors to deliver spot news and enterprise coverage. Job Full time
Account executive (Kansas City, Missouri) DataFile Technologies: Responsible for all sales activities, including prospecting, building relationships, networking, presenting and closing sales. Job Full time
Social media analyst (Kansas City) KCP&L: Create compelling and engaging content for external audiences Job Full time