Jobs & Internships

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Job title Description Opportunity Type
Weekend weather/weekday reporter (Topeka, Kansas) WIBW-TV: Cover fast-breaking severe weather events. Job Full time
Marketing intern (Overland Park, Kansas) Angel Capital Association: Research potential new members and new data; develop access to online updates on members Internship Part time
Reporter/producer (Topeka, Kansas) WIBW-TV: Produce a newscast and anchor Job Part time
Bureau reporter (Manhattan, Kansas) Gray Television: Dynamic storyteller that collects, analyzes and reports facts about newsworthy events Job Full time
Marketing intern (Overland Park, Kansas) TLC Marketing Consultants: Assist in areas of social media, digital media and traditional media platforms. Internship Part time
Marketing/PR internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts: Assist with program marketing, communications and PR efforts. Internship Part time
Marketing journalist (Overland Park, Kansas) KU Edwards Campus: Researches, writes and produces content that connects prospective students’ current thoughts and beliefs to the opportunities available to them at KUEC Job Part time
Project manager (Kansas City, Missouri) Bernstein-Rein: Manage a varying complexity of digital, social and traditional projects within the agency’s workflow process Job Full time
Account executive (Wichita, Kansas) iHeartMedia Stations: Identifies and develops new business opportunities; keeps and grows existing client relationships; offers solutions that help clients achieve their business goals. Job Full time
Account executive (Salina, Kansas) Eagle Communications: Actively prospect and cold call while servicing and building relationships with existing clients Job Full time
Photographer (Des Moines, Iowa) KCCI-TV: Shoot news video, work with reporters in the field, edit video on deadline. Job Full time
Coordinator of development (Kansas CIty, Missouri) Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association: Build relationships that produce earned income and increase membership potential. Job Full time
Public relations intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Crossroads: Superb writing, analytical and time management skills. Internship Part time
Copywriter (Mission, Kansas) Cox Automotive: Develop content using a creative process and meeting with client(s) and/or internal client focused teams to understand the concepts that the client(s) want to portray. Job Full time
Editor (Kansas City, Missouri) VML: Work to produce commercials for broadcast, social platforms,website content. Job Full time
Marketing/sales/advertising intern (Overland Park, Kansas) Heartland Soccer Association: Provided with experience in all areas of management of a Youth Sports Program and should have strong knowledge and understanding of the digital media landscape. Internship Part time
Senior traffic coordinator (Kansas City, Missouri) Barkley: Working with project managers, coordinate the efficient flow of work produced by direct mail and digital teams; focused on North America Job Full time
Proposal coordinator (Overland Park, Kansas) Olsson Associates: Develop a strategy and coordinate the production of project marketing materials. Job Full time
Digital media specialist (Topeka, Kansas) Washburn University: Assist in the development of the digital platform and implements the Enrollment Management's digital media strategy, raising brand awareness and engagement, generating inbound traffic leads. Job Full time
Digital and social media director (Hays, Kansas) Eagle Communications: Develop, maintain and direct company-wide web, digital and social media strategies and initiatives. Job Full time
Account executive (Manhattan, Kansas) Eagle Communications: Establish, develop and maintain positive business client relationships. Job Full time
Communications assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) Center of Latin American and Caribbean Studies: Help coordinate events and programs, including lectures, film festivals and workshops. Job Part time
Communications assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) Center of Latin American and Caribbean Studies: Help coordinate events and programs, including lectures, film festivals and workshops. Job Part time
Brand ambassador (Kansas City, Missouri) Sporting Kansas City: Assist events marketing team with event planning, marketing and advertising. Internship Part time
Manager - Digital Analytics (New York, New York) Disney ABC Television Group: Create actionable, robust, innovative analytical insights. Job Full time
Social media and public relations intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Page Communications: Social media, public relations, media outreach and event support. Internship Part time
Prep hoops writer Prep Hoops: Write recruiting reports on high school basketball players in their states. Job Part time
Copywriter and marketing assistant (Kansas City, Missouri) Bukaty Companies: Contribute to the development of marketing plans and assist with plan implementation. Job Full time
Communications manager (Overland Park, Kansas) MMC Corp: Write and coordinate external communication including news releases, website updates, articles for internally-created industry magazines (Living Systems and Strong Foundation), and copy for annual report Job Full time
Senior promotion producer (Fairway, Kansas) KSMO: Works closely with the Creative Services Director to carry out all aspects of on-air station promotion. Job Full time
Multimedia journalist (Topeka, Kansas) WIBW-TV: Produce and report weekend newscasts Job Full time
Meteorologist (Topeka, Kansas) WIBW-TV: Report and anchor newscast weather presentations. Job Part time
Social media editor/producer (Boston or Minneapolis) PRI: Work with PRI.org’s editors, other members of the social team and the senior director of PRI’s Engagement Lab to implement the engagement strategy for PRI, PRI’s The World, GlobalPost and Across Women’s Lives social properties Job Full time
Weekend anchor/producer/reporter (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN/KGIN: Anchoring, reporting, writing, producing, planning, story generation, web posting, videography and editing. Job Full time
Social media content director (Kansas City, Missouri) Barkley: Oversee content marketing initiatives across platforms and formats to create effective, integrated engagement plans that achieve client objectives Job Full time
Web content specialist (Overland Park, Kansas) Sprint: Marketing, public relations, writing/editing. Job Full time
Multimedia reporter (Las Cruces, New Mexico) KRWG FM-TV: Shoot and edit stories for multimedia distribution. Job Full time
Summer 2018 internships NBCUniversal: Editorial, production, digital, marketing and communications opportunities. Internship Part time
Global Vanguard Program City Internships: Placements available in marketing, advertising, public relations, media and journalism. Internship Part time
Marketing manager (Kansas City, Missouri) DataFile Technologies: Execution and refinement of organization's marketing strategies. Job Full time
Content producer (Kansas City, Missouri) Fellowship of Christian Athletes: Create high-quality, sharable content including design, photography, video and other multimedia/digital content. Job Full time
Content writer (Kansas City, Missouri) Fellowship of Christian Athletes: Writer to create content for all FCA communication channels, including FCA Magazine, website content, email copy, print collateral, blog, social and other channels. Job Full time
Communications specialist (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Area Development Council: Serves as a primary member of communications and public relations team in communicating with members of the news media, KCADC investors and business leaders. Job Full time
Affordable Care Act coordinator (Kansas City, Missouri) CBIZ: Provide overall administrative support for ACA reporting and compliance team Internship Part time
Communications coordinator (Topeka, Kansas) Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas: Absorbs information and expedites action by timely communicating to appropriate parties. Job Full time
Web content specialist (Overland Park, Kansas) Sprint: Maintain the consistency of written copy for company web products and setting editorial style Job Full time
Public affairs broadcast specialist (Topeka, Kansas) Army National Guard: Participate in and supervise the operation of radio or television broadcast teams or the Armed Forces Radio Television Service. Job Full time
Technical director/audio operator (Des Moines, Iowa) KCCI: Plan newscasts and overseeing the crew on newscast pre-production activities. Job Full time
Master control operator (Des Moines, Iowa) KCCI: Monitor multiple air channels, acquiring, ingesting and preparing content, executing playlists, Job Full time
Morning news producer (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN/KGIN: Finding and producing compelling stories. Job Full time
Communications specialist - media relations (Topeka, Kansas) Stormont Vail-Health: Writing, communications and customer relations skills, tracking media coverage Job Full time
Digital media strategist (Kansas City, Missouri) AEG - Sprint Center: Oversees all venue digital communication channels including the website, e-communication and social media initiatives via multiple platforms. Job Full time
Investigative Journalism Intensive workshop (Banff, Alberta) Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity: Identify research sources, extract the necessary information, and turn data and interviews into rich, engaging narratives. Internship Part time
Public policy and government relations internship (Greater Kansas City) Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce: Assist in its legislative, government, and community relations projects during the fall of 2017 Internship Part time
Assistant editor/social media manager LibertyNation.com: Edit copy, approve story pitches, suggest leads, help manage freelance writer pool. Job Full time
Channel director - media (Kansas City, Missouri) VML: Embody and support the vision and strategic direction of the VML media department Job Full time
Research associate (Lee's Summit, Missouri) ReDiscover: Provide data management and program evaluation. Job Full time
Reporter (Topeka, Kansas) KCUR: Cover health, education and politics for KCUR's Kansas News Service. Job Full time
Fall intern (Lawrence, Kansas) University Press of Kansas: Digital archive maintenance, press-wide database entry, file preparation, proofreading. Internship Part time
Social media marketer (Kansas City, Missouri) Jennings Social Media Marketing: Create social media content, graphics, mobile videos. Job Full time
Internships at Student Press Law Center (fall 2017) - Washington, D.C. Student Press Law Center: Report and write daily breaking news and analysis pieces for the SPLC website. Internship Part time
Copy editor/page designer with sports focus (Victoria, Texas) Victoria Advocate: Sports knowledge, design, copy editing, digital presentation and storytelling. Job Full time
Marketing intern (Kansas City) International Association of Business Communicators: Internship Part time
Blog writer 2adpro: Write about digital creative, digital AdOps and digital technology. Job Part time
Marketing journalist (Overland Park, Kansas) KU Edwards Campus: Researches, writes and produces content that connects with prospective students. Job Part time
Communications strategist-intranet content (Kansas City, Missouri) Burns and McDonnell: Write engaging content for digital employee experience. Job Full time
Newsroom internship - fall 2017 semester (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH: Learn about the assignment desk, taking/making phone calls, listening to scanners, attend editorial meetings. Internship Part time
Newsroom sports internship - fall 2017 semester (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH: Learn about the Catch It Kansas sports department, and how it works together with the newsroom. Internship Part time
Video intern (Lawrence, Kansas) Crystal Clear Group at Keller Williams: Edit and film video for YouTube channels. Internship Part time
Emerging Reporters Program ProPublica: Produce stories of moral force that provoke change Job Part time
Marketing fall intern (Overland Park, Kansas) TLC Marketing Consultants: Assist in the areas of social media, digital media, and traditional media platforms. Internship Part time
Alumni relations consultant (Lawrence, Kansas) Pennington & Company: Coordinate and assist with annual campaigns and alumni relations programs for Greek-letter clients. Job Full time
City internships (fall 2017) City Internship: Accelerated learning provider offering private post-secondary, non-degree granting, full-time immersive in-person courses that combine intensive classroom-based workshops and seminars. Internship Part time
News producer (Fairway, Kansas) KCTV5: Creates, coordinates and executes the newscasts. Job Full time
Marketing and communications intern (Lawrence, Kansas) Bishop Seabury Academy: Write articles, coordinate materials and assist with 20th anniversary history project. Internship Part time
Marketing intern (Basehor, Kansas) Falcon Lakes Golf Club: Assist in the areas of social media, digital media and public relations. Internship Part time
Student announcers (Lawrence, Kansas) KU Audio-Reader: Help produce 24/7 radio content Job Part time
Political science internship - spring 2018 (Topeka, Kansas) KU Department of Political Science: Work with a legislator, lobbyist or in the governor's office Internship Part time
SPORTalk writer/blogger internship - Royals (Kansas City, Missouri) SPORTalk: Write and publish to the Blog section of the SPORTalk Platform at least 5 original blog posts per week covering your team. 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