Jobs & Internships

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Job title Description Opportunity Type
Advertising agency internship (Seattle and Los Angeles) WONGDOODY: Advertising roles Internship Part time
Public relations/social media summer internship (Mission Hills, Kansas) Blishful Thinking: Social media, writing and pitching releases. Internship Part time
2017 Tom Murphy Fellowship/account executive at Octagon (Chicago, Illinois) Octagon: A fellowship designed to enrich a 2017 KU graduate interested in pursuing a career in sports and entertainment marketing Job Full time
Miami County Republic internship (Paola, Kansas) Miami County Republic: Take photographs, cover meetings, write features, copy edit, report and collect information Internship Part time
Theater League intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Theater League: Detail-oriented people to join our team as Interns for short-term projects Internship Part time
Graphic design intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Theater League: Work in many mediums including print, digital, email and more, and with many different brands and shows. Internship Part time
DC Internships DC Internships: Real-world experience in the nation's capital Internship Part time
Public relations/marketing intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Worlds of Fun: Writes edits and distributes media materials Internship Part time
Summer magazine internship (Topeka, Kansas) Mother Earth News: Proofreading and posting content on websites. Internship Part time
Chicago regional representative The University of Kansas: Assists in developing a prospective student pool and cultivating relationships among prospective students and related stakeholders in assigned recruitment territories in order to influence enrollment goals for the University of Kansas Job Full time
Editorial intern (Frisco, Texas) Community Impact: Interview sources, generate clips by reporting stories for publication Internship Part time
Summer internship (Kansas City, Missouri) The Kansas City Business Journal: We prepare interns for life in a news gathering operation Internship Part time
Sales and marketing consultant (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN/KGIN-TV: A bright, professional, self-motivated, creative, hardworking, outgoing individual with proven sales ability and excellent communication skills Job Full time
Multimedia journalist (Brainerd, Minnesota) KAWE/KAWB: Hard news, spot news, feature reporting, government stories, civic stories and more. Job Full time
Summer intern (Topeka, Kansas) KSNT: Internship Part time
Producer (Topeka, Kansas) KSNT: Produce local newscasts Job Full time
Photographer (Topeka, Kansas) KSNT: Shoot news and sports in Kansas. Job Full time
Web editor (Topeka, Kansas) KSNT: Cover spot news, maintain content, social media management. Job Full time
Multimedia journalist (Topeka, Kansas) KSNT: Research, write, cpature video content. Job Full time
Bureau reporter (Manhattan, Kansas) Gray Television: Anchor weekend newscats/multimedia journalist Job Full time
Government reporter (Garden City, Kansas) The Garden City Telegram: Cove the Garden City and Finney County commissions, but also would include some coverage of state and federal government, economic development, as well as some general assignment reporting. Job Full time
Marketing and communications intern (Kansas City) Kansas City Life Sciences: Assist in developing and implementing social media strategies to increase awareness. Internship Part time
Business manager (Des Moines, Iowa) KCCI: Payroll/employee relations, business analytics and support to the GM. Job Full time
Broadcasting newsroom summer internship (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH12: Proper journalistic writing and formatting for broadcast and web. How to edit video for broadcast and web. Internship Part time
Broadcasting newsroom sports internship (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH: Proper journalistic writing and formatting for broadcast and web. How to edit video for broadcast and web. Internship Part time
Photojournalist (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH12: Shoot news video that accurately and fairly represents news stories • Edit video and audio for broadcast, promos, and teases Job Part time
Digital execution and delivery summer intern (Lenexa, Kansas) GlynnDevins: Website development and management, quality assurance testing, email production and delivery, tracking and analytics, and data management and analysis. Internship Part time
Copywriting summer intern (Lenexa, Kansas) GlynnDevins: Work with actual creative directors, art directors, fellow copywriters, digital folks and client service types. You’ll be asked to join in on meetings and concepting sessions. Internship Part time
Creative art/design summer intern (Lenexa, Kansas) GlynnDevins: Our future intern shares our passion for creativity and innovation and is also an all-around good person. Internship Part time
Project management summer intern (Lenexa, Kansas) GlynnDevins: It would be great if you love spreadsheets, flowcharts, forecast reports and process. Internship Part time
Media summer intern (Lenexa, Kansas) GlynnDevins: You should have good verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills. Internship Part time
Client service summer intern (Lenexa, Kansas) GlynnDevins: You should have an incredible appetite for learning on your own and from others. Internship Part time
Allen Rosenshine Minority Education and Training Fund (multiple locations) BBDO: Advertising industry opportunities. Internship Part time
Special events intern (Topeka, Kansas) Ronald McDonald House Charities: Work with CEO and Planning Committee members to coordinate event logistics Internship Part time
Lee Ester News Fellow (Madison, Wisconsin) Wisconsin Public Radio: Responsible for start-to-finish preparation of assigned news segments/newscasts that are balanced, issue-oriented and analytical Internship Full time
Summer 2017 internship (Minneapolis, Minnesota) Carmichael Lynch: Real work from real clients that you'll work on with real professionals. Internship Part time
Associate media planner (Greater Chicago area) SpaceTime Media: Work closely with media team to prepare and execute media plans across traditional/B2B media channels Job Full time
Website marketing intern (Lenexa, Kansas) Keypath Education: Review internal sites of Keypath Education, SEO, email marketing and other projects Internship Part time
Writer consultant (Vienna, Austria) International Atomic Energy Agency: The consultant shall deliver thirty news articles, reporting on the work of the IAEA in a journalistic style, intended for a general public in English. Job Full time
Management development program (multiple locations) E.&J. Gallo Winery: Sales representative, sales manager, marketing manager programs. Internship Full time
Inside sales representative (Lawrence, Kansas) Inside Ventures: Speak with individuals who are seeking more information about furthering their education. Job Part time
Media strategist intern (Lawrence, Kansas) LightLyre Media: Update Twitter feed, coordinate press releases and media requests. Internship Part time
Marketing intern (Topeka, Kansas) SE2: Contributing members of important, ongoing projects, learn company culture and be paired with a company peer mentor Internship Part time
USGA/NGA communications internship (Omaha, Nebraska) Nebraska Golf Association: Capture championship photography and video content; produce and broadcast daily social media video segments from NGA championship/events Internship Part time
Multimedia sports reporter (St. Joseph, Missouri) News-Press & Gazette Company: Use all of the tools of the trade to tell compelling stories focused on our core market Job Full time
KU Edwards program assistant (Overland Park, Kansas) KU Edwards Campus: Provide administrative and logistical support for PCE Professional Programs unit. Job Part time
General assignment reporting internship (Marysville, Kansas) The Marysville Advocate: General assignment reporting, photography, page layout and posting to website. Internship Part time
Product video producer/editor (Wichita, Kansas) Slickwraps: Collaborate with the product management team to design and build next-generation videos Job Full time
Marketing job shadow day (Topeka, Kansas) MB Piland: Gain exposure to agency work, sit in on a strategy meeting, have their creative work critiqued. Internship Part time
Media internship (Kansas City, Missouri) MMGY: Lead 2-3 research projects and present findings to department. Internship Part time
Summer communications internship (Omaha, Nebraska) Bozell: Account service, media planning, copywriting, PR and social media, digital and design/art direction. Internship Part time
Advertising internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Bernstein-Rein: Contribute to actual client work, develop comprehensive intern class pitch for potential new client. Internship Part time
Science writing summer internship (Alexandria, Virginia) EARTH Magazine: Young writers seeking careers in science writing Internship Part time
Washington Media Institute (Washington, D.C.) Washington Media Institute: Focused skills training, visits to White House, Pentagon and United States Capitol Internship Part time
Photojournalist (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE News: Looks for and takes opportunities to capture compelling pictures Job Full time
Marketing consultant - WIBW (Topeka, Kansas) Alpha Media: Sell radio and digital advertising. Job Full time
Multimedia anchor/reporter (Topeka, Kansas) Alpha Media: Writing, reporting, digital content, video editing, and social media. Job Full time
Africa Media internship (South Africa) Africa Media: Environmental and travel jorunalism, wildlife and travel photoraphy, film-making and underwater photography. Internship Part time
Social media coordinator (Kansas City, Missouri) MMGY Global: Assist the social media department with social media monitoring, communication writing, execution and reporting for clients in the hospitality, travel and entertainment industries Job Full time
Asian American Journalists Association internships AAJA: Multimedia journalism training fellowship. Internship Part time
Account Executive (Houston, Texas) CBS Radio Houston: A phenomenal prospector and closer Job Full time
Account executive (Houston, Texas) CBS Radio Houston: A phenomenal prospector and closer Job Full time
Part-time staff positions (Houston, Texas) CBS Radio Houston: Working on location at radio station events, live broadcasts, concerts and client events interacting with listeners Job Part time
Full-time programming positions (Houston, Texas) CBS Radio Houston: Full-time on-air personalities Job Full time
Part-time programming positions (Houston, Texas) CBS Radio: Board operators, producers and on-air talent Job Part time
Senior graphics editor/producer (Fairway, Kansas) KCTV/KSMO: Manage a team of graphic artists and see that they consistently execute station "look" on air, online. Job Full time
Communications, events and organizing manager (Overland Park, Kansas) American Civil Liberties Union: Develop, execute comprehensive communications strategy. Job Full time
Marketing and technical writing (Lawrence, Kansas) Pinnacle Technology: Writing and updating brochures and manuals, quarterly newsletter, annual catalog and possibly website updates. Job Full time
Investigative data reporter (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Star: Tell stories using data and to present the information in a variety of digital platforms Job Full time
Special events/volunteer manager (Wichita, Kansas) KPTS: Organize and coordinate special fundraising events; develop, manage and maintain a base of volunteers and recruit interns from area institutions. Job Full time
Managing editor (Arlington Heights, Illinois) Scranton Gillette Communications: Writing, editing and as the communication hub between our corporate support and creative departments Job Full time
Marketing media manager (Lawrence, Kansas) Sabatini Architects: Job Full time
Social media specialist (West Palm Beach, Florida) E.W. Scripps Company: Manage, interact and respond to social media audiences. Job Full time
Publishing Institute (Denver, Colorado) Denver Publishing Institute: Introduction to the process of book publishing: from editing, marketing and production to the bigger picture of digital publishing Internship Part time
Marketing intern (Lawrence, Kansas) Pipeline Productions: Assist in social media marketing, develop content for campaigns. Internship Full time
2017 Summer Internships (Kansas City, Missouri or Wichita, Kansas) Sullivan Higdon & Sink: Various positions, including planning, strategy, print and broadcast production, design, media planning, copywriting, digital, social media. Internship Part time
News producer (Fairway, Kansas) KCTV5: Creates, coordinates and executes all newscasts. Job Full time
Student graphic designer (Lawrence, Kansas) Lied Center: Work with Lied Center Creative Director to create graphic design print, digital and PDF campaigns for Lied Center performances and special promotions. Job Full time
Graphic designer (Lawrence, Kansas) Sunflower Publishing: Create and design advertisements for Sunflower Publishing. Job Full time
Publications manager (Leawood, Kansas) Society of Teachers of Family Medicine: Manage the everyday workflow of two scholarly journals focused on family medicine education research, as well as other editing and writing projects as assigned. Job Full time
Communication internship (Overland Park, Kansas) Village Shalom: Assist in interviewing donors and then creating creative and informative stories. Internship Part time
Account executive (Kansas City) KCTV5: Solicits new advertisers and increases share of business for existing advertisers. Job Full time
KCPT internships (Kansas City) KCPT: Experiences in television, radio and digital magazine. Internship Part time
Society of Professional Journalists Hawaii Chapter Hawaii Society of Professional Journalists: Print, online, and broadcast internships are being offered in summer 2017 through the Hawaii chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. Internship Part time
Event and project manager (Kansas City, Missouri) Sullivan Higdon & Sink: Drive the overall workflow process and collaborate with the team internally to deliver all trade show/sponsorship needs to the client and vendor. Job Full time
Digital copywriter (Kansas City, Missouri) DEG: A creative copywriter with digital experience to bring fresh ideas, a mastermind of words and out-of-the-box thinking to our client's content and campaigns Job Full time
AP Global News General Assignment Internship 2017 (various locations) The Associated Press: Strong storytellers who can demonstrate solid news judgment and the ability to suggest story ideas and angles and incorporate them in video, still images and/or text. Internship Part time
Digital/social editor (Kansas City, Missouri) The Kansas City Star: Produce and promote content across various channels with expertise in social media, video production or editing and analytics. Job Full time
Weekend anchor/multimedia journalist (Topeka, Kansas) WIBW-TV: Display multitasking ability to master broadcast, web and social media platforms. Job Full time
Senior communications specialist (Olathe, Kansas) City of Olathe: Coordinates with staff throughout the organization to provide centralized communication services that are aligned with the City's vision, values, mission, and strategic plan. Job Full time
CBS News Intern Fellowship (New York) CBS News diversity internship program: Learn fundamental newsgathering skills, find, confirm and report news stories. Internship Part time
Communications specialist (Lenexa, Kansas) City of Lenexa: Writing engaging content for external and internal audiences which is utilized in numerous places such as press releases, printed and electronic newsletters, website, reports, promotional materials and social media. Job Full time
Summer 2017 internships (Omaha, Nebraska) Bailey Lauerman: Work with ad agency on projects for clients Internship Part time
Graduate assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) University Career Center: Develop and execute a creative marketing plan for CAP and HawkQuest careers and majors quiz Job Part time
Event marketing intern, brand ambassador (Kansas City, Missouri) Sporting KC: Represent Sporting Kansas City, Children’s Mercy Park and other affiliates and partners as the Brand Ambassadors at events Internship Part time
Public relations intern (Lawrence, Kansas) Alternative breaks: Creating and facilitating promotional efforts and events Internship Part time
Communications intern (Topeka, Kansas) KEC: Assist with publication of monthly magazine, design print materials and write articles. Internship Part time
Group account director (Kansas City, Missouri) VML: Leads and collaborates with, alignment team leadership to set the vision, business and engagement plan. Job Full time
Contributor for Affairs Today (remotely) Affairs Today: Provide regular content Internship Part time
Marketing intern (Overland Park, Kansas) TLC Marketing: Assist in areas of social media, digital media and traditional media platforms. Internship Part time
Account executive (Garden City, Kansas) KAKE-TV: Develop new business by reaching out to local businesses and other advertisers Job Full time
Account executive (Salina, Kansas) KAKE TV: • Develop new business by reaching out to local businesses and other advertisers Job Full time
Newscaster (Fairway, Kansas) KCTV5: Develops, writes and reports daily news stories. Job Full time
Social media manager (Los Angeles and New York) Tribune Media: Leads in the creation and repurposing of digital content for social platforms. Job Full time
Sales & marketing intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Portals Hardware: Sales territory management, including selecting and quantitatively defining potential metropolitan statistical areas. Internship Part time
Sales/marketing (Kansas City, Missouri) Portals Hardware: Execute sales territory marketing plan; track and support customer's business with Portals. Job Full time
Announcer (Hays, Kansas) Eagle Radio: Preparing and performing on-air shows, covering severe weather, operating studio boards and on-air software. Job Full time
Social media and event internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Royals: Develop engaging content for club's social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and Pinterest through photography, copy writing and graphic design. Internship Part time
General sales manager (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE TV: Guide the team in new business initiatives Job Full time
Student trainee - administrative and office support FEMA: Assist in analyzing trends and projecting potential outcomes. Internship Part time
Content creator (remote) Women.com: Outstanding writers who are passionate about entertainment, pop culture and lifestyle writing. Internship Part time
Student trainee (emergency management) FEMA: Perform administrative, technical, and analytical duties related to the mitigation, response, recovery, and/or preparedness process. Internship Part time
Sports journalist (remotely) ArmchairAllAmericans: Interviews, writing, beat reporting. Internship Part time
Athletics Communications internships (Lawrence, Kansas) Write for media/web on deadline, support clients with PR concepts. Part time
Writers Column writing, news writing, campus lifestyle writing. Internship Part time
Writing internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Write news releases, pitch stories, draft social media posts. Internship Part time