Jobs & Internships

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Job title Description Opportunity Type
Social media coordinator (Lenexa, Kansas) Rally House: Plan, coordinate and execute all social media marketing initiatives. Job Full time
2022 IRTS Summer Fellowship Program (New York City) IRTS Foundation: Each fellow assigned a dynamic, paid internship at a media company. Internship Full time
Congressional Summer Intern (Washington, D.C.) U.S. Senator Jerry Moran's Office: Work closely with press and communications team. Internship Full time
Program assistant, student position (Lawrence, Kansas) Audio-Reader: Respond to inquiries; greet volunteers; assist in studio scheduling. Job Part time
Digital Reporter (Joplin, Missouri) Nexstar: Skilled writer; deliver stories quickly and accurately; grow social media base. Job Full time
News Photographer/Editor (Denver, Colorado) KCEC Univision: Strong video compositional skills and ability to tell visually compelling story. Job Full time
Weekend Sports Reporter/Anchor (Hastings, Nebraska) 10/11 NOW: Produce and anchor sports content. Job Full time
Multimedia Communications Specialist (Overland Park, Kansas) City of Overland Park: Initiate, plan, develop and produce video and audio communication projects. Job Full time
Graphic Designer (Lenexa, Kansas) Rally House: Responsible for digital and print communications that are seen by all of our associates and customers. Job Full time
Email Marketing Specialist (Lenexa, Kansas) Rally House: Support the planning and execution of email campaigns and other assigned CRM projects. Job Full time
Content Specialist - Copywriter (Lenexa, Kansas) Rally House: Online content creation, posting, measurement and maintenance.. Job Full time
Content Marketer (remote) CourseKey: Research, write and copy edit weekly SEO optimized blog articles in appropriate style, voice and tone. Job Full time
PR/MARKETING/SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN Kansas City United Tennis: Assist with promotional activities and event management for special events. Internship Part time
National Security Innovation Network Fellow National Security Innovation Network: Work on mission-focused real-world project, participate in professional development, work with military and national security leaders. Internship Full time
Marketing and Communications Manager (Phoenix, Arizona) Arizona Community Foundation: Manage marketing and communications project and team members; build and enhance brand across all communication channels. Job Full time
Web Developer (Kansas City) UMKC: Work with visual designer to implement templates in the CMS. Job Full time
Assistant Director/Manager of Creative Services (Kansas City) UMKC: Provide editorial or creative vision for marketing and communications projects. Job Full time
Health Sciences Editor/Project Manager (Kansas City) UMKC Health Sciences: Write, edit and proofread a wide range of marketing projects; meet client goals and adapt for various mediums and audiences. Job Full time
Digital Marketing Manager (Overland Park, Kansas) Security Benefit: Serve as digital lead for multichannel digital marketing campaigns. Job Full time
Student graphic design and communications specialist (Lawrence, Kansas) KU International Affairs: Design marketing materials; assist in transferring content to new website. Job Part time
Communications intern American Feed Industry: Draft and edit content for distribution to members and other target audiences. Internship Part time
Project manager/integrated producers (Kansas City) Signal Theory: Own and drive the overall project and campaign workflow process. Job Full time
Account manager (Kansas City) Signal Theory: Build, maintain and grow positive relationships with clients by serving as client's primary contact. Job Full time
Board Operator (Des Moines, Iowa) iHeart Media: Operates audio console and our digital on-air system for sports talk shows and sporting events. Job Part time
News Photographer/Editor (Denver, Colorado) KCEC Univision: Strong video compositional skills and the ability to tell a visually compelling story. Job Full time
Communications Coordinator (Lawrence, Kansas) KU Libraries: Coordinate internal and external communications efforts that engage constituents and support mission of libraries. Job Full time
KOLN Weekend Meteorologist (Lincoln, Nebraska) 10/11 NOW: Produce and deliver dynamic, compelling forecasts. Job Full time
Advertising account executive (Lawrence, Kansas) Midco: Sell digital, sports and cable television advertising services. Job Full time
Public relations specialist (Topeka, Kansas) Washburn University: Writing, takes lead on social media efforts and produces a regular internal newsletter Job Full time
Senior copywriter (Overland Park, Kansas) MMGY Global: Conceptual lead and primary art director for leading travel and tourism clients Job Full time
Account coordinator (Overland Park, Kansas) MMGY Global: Collaborate with agency teams on the development and execution of all creative campaigns and individual client projects. Job Full time
Marketing consultant (Manhattan, Kansas) Eagle Communications: Have the drive, creativity and quality service ability. Internship Full time
Because of Her Story Intern (virtual) American Women's History Initiative: Gain a deeper understanding about museum and educational best practices. Internship Part time
Summer reporting intern (Newton, Kansas) Harvey County Now: Journalists are trained in the basics of investigative reporting, enterprise reporting, government reporting, photography, feature writing, web management. Internship Full time
Membership coordinator (remote) Institute for Nonprofit News: Manage member records; ensure that records in CRM are current; manage process of accepting and processing new applications. Job Full time
Assistant editor (Lawrence, Kansas) University of Kansas Alumni Association: Research, report, write and edit content for magazine and other print and digital publications. Job Full time
Personal and Assistant to the President (Kansas City) Sports Radio 810 WHB: Excellent communicator, assist in event planning. Job Full time
Marketing and communications intern (Lenexa, Kansas) BASYS: Ad design; content creation; email marketing campaign creation. Internship Part time
Marketing specialist - social media (Kansas City) Hallmark: Assist in development, execution, listening and measurement of insight-driven content strategies. Job Full time
Spring/summer operations and communications/marketing intern (Topeka, Kansas) Sunflower State Games: (Operations) Registration management, facility preparation, volunteer recruitment; (communications) public relations, writing press releases, marketing campaigns, customer service. Internship Part time
Senior communications manager - education, KC civic and education (Kansas City) Kauffman Foundation: Oversee marketing campaigns executed by internal and external team members; recommend strategies and tactics to achieve program results. Job Full time
Public affairs and strategic communications intern (Kansas City) Kauffman Foundation: Write, edit, proofread, project coordination, content promotion, content planning. Internship Full time
Content coordination intern (Kansas City) Kauffman Foundation: Support creation and optimization of Kauffman newsletter and social media, as well as narrative content. Internship Full time
Summer internship program (Kansas City) Kauffman Foundation: Commitment to Foundation's mission; ability to engage in critical thinking; ability to collaborate with associates and community members. Internship Full time
Marketing intern (Lincoln, Nebraska) Olsson: Help marketing team with writing, gathering, and organizing information related to project pursuits. Internship Part time
Kansas Electric Cooperatives Spring Intern (Topeka, Kansas) Kansas Electric Cooperative: Assist in planning for legislative events and for summer youth programs. Internship Part time
Morning/Midday Meteorologist (North Platte, Nebraska) KNOP-TV: Produce and present weather information on-air; provide comprehensive weather coverage during severe weather. Job Full time
Intern - Copywriter (multiple locations) VMLY&R: Conceptualizing and writing great work for some of our amazing clients; explore writing through various platforms. Internship Part time
Intern - Art Director (multiple locations) VMLY&R: Conceptualize great work for some of our amazing clients; learn what it's like to work in a creative department. Internship Part time
Intern - Designer (multiple locations) VMLY&R: Create actual work alongside some of the best creative minds in the business for some of the best brands in the world. Internship Part time
Intern - Experience Strategy (multiple locations) VMLY&R: Research people, competitive landscapes and evolving environments through primary and secondary research. Internship Part time
Marketing consultant (Manhattan, Kansas) Eagle Communications: Contact businesses to uncover potential advertising opportunities, research client's industry, present proposals and persuade clients to invest in your ideas. Job Full time
Hearst Journalism Fellowship, Developer Track Hearst Newspapers and The San Francisco Chronicle: Receive training, mentoring and real-world experience alongside top journalist-programmers. Job Full time
Intern reporter (Boise, Idaho) Idaho Statesman: Ability to write quickly, accurately and well; solid news judgment. Internship Full time
Pennsylvania Capitol Reporters Summer Intern (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania) Pennsylvania Capitol Reporters: Assist in covering major policy initiatives, state budget and political developments. Internship Full time
Editor (hybrid) Children's Hospital Association: Oversee the day-to-day and coordinate print and online publishing cycles for publications; manage editorial process and timeline. Job Full time
Web editor (Lenexa, Kansas and hybrid) Children's Hospital Association: Ensures CHA publications, communications and marketing content maintain high editorial standards and supports project-related content development efforts. Job Full time
Inclusion and Audience Growth Intern (Washington, D.C., remote) American Press Institute: Improve the way the news industry covers traditionally marginalized communities. Internship Full time
Midwest Newsroom Fellow - Engagement Specialist NPR: Create approaches to convening listening and other engagement initiatives with people directly affected by an issue. Job Full time
Midwest Newsroom Fellow - Reporter NPR: Explore and cover issues related to the impact of environmental factors on traditionally overlooked and marginalized communities. Job Full time
Maine Public Broadcasting Dowe Intern (Lewiston, Maine) Maine Public Broadcasting Dowe Intern: Inform, engage and connecting people across the state and beyond. Internship Part time
Social media/development specialist (Kansas City) Tri-County Mental Health Services: Help plan and coordinate agency events, prepare marketing materials, website updates, social media posts. Job Full time
Writer's workshop and internship program (remote) Inside Orato: A 12-week global internship experience where junior and senior journalism students gain bylines for internationally-published stories. Internship Full time
Athletics graduate assistant - digital marketing (Normal, Illinois) Illinois State: Day-to-day management of the athletic department flagship Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts; manager of athletic mobile app. Job Full time
Athletics graduate assistant (Normal, Illinois) Illinois State: Produce, as well as assist in, oversight and implementation of design and creative direction of marketing materials. Job Full time
Redbird productions graduate assistant (Normal, Illinois) Illinois State: Web producer for gymnastics, swimming and diving; video media archiving. Job Full time
Athletics communications graduate assistant (Normal, Illinois) Illinois State: Primary contact for baseball and women's soccer; compile stats; update season and career best lists. Job Full time
Communications intern (Topeka, Kansas) Kansas African American Affairs Commission: Graphics, social media and website maintenance. Internship Part time
Director of marketing and communications (Ann Arbor, Michigan) University of Michigan: Provide strategic and creative marketing and communications leadership. Job Full time
Reporters (various locations) Report for America: Cover health care, Native American issues, education, environment, criminal justice and government accountability. Job Full time
Design intern (Kansas City) Walz Tetrick: Create and design in a wide variety of media; assist other designers. Internship Full time
Midwest Newsroom Fellow - Reporter (Iowa City, Iowa) Midwest Newsroom: Explore and cover issues related to impact of environmental factors on traditionally overlooked and marginalized communities. Internship Full time
Engagement specialist Midwest Newsroom: Strong research and writing skills; ability to collaborate with several partners. Internship Full time
Senior graphic designer (Chicago, Illinois) Division-D: Maintain internal branding, developing and designing creative units for clients. Job Full time
Junior art director (Chicago, Illinois) VMLY&R: Solid concepting and design chops plus interactive know-how. Job Full time
Kansas and Missouri Statehouse reporters The Beacon: A passion for government transparency and local journalism. Job Full time
Social media intern (Lawrence, Kansas) Net Zero C6: Provide a presence on social media platforms; assist with updating website functions. Internship Part time
News reporter (Derby, Kansas) Derby Informer: General news, feature writing, cover government meetings. Job Full time
Sales intern (Lenexa, Kansas) BASYS Processing: Contact banking customers and chamber members; assist sales director. Internship Part time
Project management intern (Lenexa, Kansas) BASYS Processing: Work within the project management office and contribute to key deliverables Internship Part time
Inclusion and audience growth intern (Arlington, Virginia/hybrid) American Press Institute: Help promote diversity, equity, inclusion and belong within news media; help research and share best practices. Internship Part time
Service journalism reporter (Sacramento, California) The Sacramento Bee: Help readers navigate life in Sacramento and issues that affect communities across California. Job Full time
Manager, public relations (San Francisco, California) Nintendo: Creates and drives public relations programs; collaborates with marketing, global Nintendo offices and external business partners. Job Full time
Associate director for strategic communications (Seattle, Washington) University of Washington: Develops, coordinates and executes strategic communications and public affairs efforts. Job Full time
The Missouri Independent Reporter (Jefferson City, Missouri) The Missouri Independent: Data/investigative, multimedia; position sponsored in party by Report for America, a national service program that places talented emerging journalists in local newsrooms. Job Full time
Promotions director (Lincoln, Nebraska) 1011Now: Strategize, create, write and implement targeted marketing campaigns. Job Full time
Office manager (Manhattan, Kansas) Eagle Communications: Schedule daily commercial logs, take care of bank deposits and interact with public. Job Full time
Student marketing assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) KU Theatre & Dance: Contribute research, content and hands-on execution of marketing tasks. Internship Part time
Producer (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE: Direct reporters and photographers, and structure newscasts to fit within time parameters. Job Full time
Multimedia journalist (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE: Develop, shoot, write and present stories as assigned for newscast. Job Full time
Digital marketing specialist (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE: Enterprise new prospective digital advertisers. Job Full time
Weekend meteorologist (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE: Responsible for weekend evening newscasts along with severe weather coverage and plenty of fill-in during the week. Job Part time
Photojournalist (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE: Shoot live news footage as well as edit footage for news shows. Job Full time
Sales account executive (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE: Develop new business by developing relationships with local business owners and other influencers. Job Full time
Anchor/reporter (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE: Must have strong on-air presence on the anchor desk Job Full time
Web producer/assignment desk (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE: Perform duties on all digital platforms from website publishing to all of KAKE's social media accounts. Job Full time
Communications specialist (Rochester, Minnesota) Mayo Clinic: Synthesize complex medical and scientific information to write accurate, persuasive content; strong storytelling to engage target audiences through print and digital. Job Full time
Marketing content manager (Lawrence, Kansas) Jefferson's: Develop content strategy aligned with short-term and long-term marketing targets. Job Full time
Spring news intern (Lincoln, Nebraska) 10/11 NOW: Contribute to newscasts; assist reporters while in the field. Internship Part time
Editorial intern (Kansas City) The Pitch: Write digital stories; pitch story ideas to editor; complete one longer feature with research and interviews. Internship Part time
Copywriter (Overland Park, Kansas) A Place for Mom: Develop high-quality content pieces that target ideal customer segments and drive conversion. Job Full time
Director of marketing and communications (Lawrence, Kansas) Lawrence Arts Center: Develops an impactful communication plan and directly manages all marketing activities. Job Full time
Social media intern (Lawrence, Kansas) KU Memorial Unions: Develop, design and deliver social messages to KU Memorial Union's various audiences. Internship Part time
Video production technician (Overland Park, Kansas) Shawnee Mission School District: Capture, edit and direct video and multimedia programs and stories. Job Full time
Video production technical media producer (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN/KGIN-TV: Interactive, live news, weather and sports production position. Job Full time
News editor (Washington, D.C.) The Chronicle of Higher Education: Spearhead our day-in, day-out coverage of breaking and national stories. Job Full time
News director (Denver, Colorado) KCEC-TV Univision: Manage station's news operations, set budgets, establish goals and direct staff. Job Full time
Reporter (Little Rock, Arkansas) Arkansas Democrat-Gazette: Write breaking news and long-term enterprise stories; multimedia storytelling. Job Full time
Marketing specialist (remote) Topcon: Develops and executes marketing efforts/campaigns for software sales; answer incoming lead inquiries. Job Full time
Central Nebraska Media Sales (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN/KGIN and KSNB: Selling experience, communication skills, working in a team environment. Job Full time
Marketing/communications intern (Olathe, Kansas) Covid Care Force: Help with social media, write for newsletter and profile stories. Internship Part time
Web developer (Hays, Kansas) Eagle Communications: Design and develop websites. Job Full time


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