Jobs & Internships

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Job title Description Opportunity Typesort descending
News reporter (Emporia, Kansas) The Emporia Gazette: General assignment, feature writing, local government and copy editing. Job Full time
Communications director (Topeka, Kansas) Department of Administration: Manages and coordinate all media contacts and activities for the Senator and or the members of the Republican caucus; Acts as the formal spokesperson and media liaison for the Senate President. Job Full time
Social community manager (Kansas City, Missouri) Bernstein-Rein: Manage day-to-day social engagement with assigned brands. Job Full time
Careers in Community Organizing for Social Justice Direct Action & Research Training Center: Unite congregations and working for social, economic and racial justice. Job Full time
News producer (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE-TV: Direct reporters and photographers, response to viewer inquiries. Job Full time
Admissions representative (Lawrence, Kansas) University of Kansas: Territory development and management; staffing and organizing campus recruitment events Job Full time
Managing editor (Norfolk, Nebraska) Nebraska Life Magazine: Generate original story ideas, write features, assign stories to freelancers. Job Full time
Editor (Kansas City, Missouri) VML: Storytelling abilities, able to keep projects moving Job Full time
Weekend meteorologist/multimedia journalist (Lincoln, Nebraska) KSNB-TV: Present on-air weather forecasts for weekend and fill in on weekdays. Job Full time
Multimedia journalist (Wichita, Kansas) Sunflower Broadcasting: Generate, gather and provide news and information in the most accurate, appealing, timely and creative way Job Full time
Marketing associate (Kansas City, Kansas) Shor-Line: Monitor websites, help with product photography, assist in preparing marketing materials. Job Full time
Associate media planner (Overland Park, Kansas) Intouch Solutions: Assist with developing paid search plans, executing through the appropriate search platform and managing the campaign over time. Job Full time
Weekend meteorologist/newscaster (Fairway, Kansas) KCTV5: Develops weather forecasts and particpates in extended reporting requirements of severe weather coverage. 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
Associate VP for Marketing and Communications (Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania) Bloomsburg University: Chief spokesperson responsible for communicating the Bloomsburg University story and vision to both internal and external audiences Job Full time
Sports copy editor/online editor (Omaha, Nebraska) Omaha World-Herald: Split time each week between daily editing and page layout for our print publication and website management that includes posting stories, sharing content on social media, live event coverage, etc. Job Full time
Reporter (Kansas City, Missouri) FOX4: Prepare and execute live, compelling television newscasts. Job Full time
Sports copy editor (Omaha, Nebraska) Omaha World-Herald: Must also work on layout and design — not just for a page, but for an entire section. Job Full time
Reporter/multimedia journalist (Hastings, Nebraska) NBC Nebraska: Capable of reporting, writing, producing, planning, story generation, web posting, videography and editing, and producing news stories Job Full time
Sports reporter (Wichita, Kansas) The Wichita Eagle/Kansas.com: Deliver exclusive reporting on the WSU sports beat that informs and engages readers Job Full time
Assistant media planner (Kansas City, Missouri) Saatchi & Saatchi: Serve as liaison to broadcast team, assist with billing, track and distribute digital performance reporting. Job Full time
Public relations strategist (Kansas City, Missouri) Trozzolo: Lead in the execution of client public relations and marketing strategies. Job Full time
Copy editor (Richmond, Virginia) Richmond Times-Dispatch: Top-notch headline-writing talent, full knowledge of AP style and fact-checking skills. Job Full time
Sports editor/columnist (Wichita, Kansas) The Wichita Eagle: Coach reporters, plan and execute coverage and grow audiences. Job Full time
Online editor (Topeka, Kansas) CJOnline: Oversee content at CJOnline and other digital products Job Full time
Sports editor (Manhattan, Kansas) The Manhattan Mercury: Cover some of the major K-State sports beats while handling scheduling, copy editing and pagination responsibilities. Job Full time
Account supervisor (Kansas City, Missouri) Barkley: Own the execution of brand strategy, support brand development and innovation initiatives. Job Full time
Breaking news reporter (Wichita, Kansas) The Wichita Eagle: Deliver exclusive reporting on breaking news that informs and engages readers. Job Full time
Louisville Courier-Journal internship (Louisville, Kentucky) Courier-Journal: Reporters, photographers and producers. Internship Full time
Reporter (Garden City, Kansas) The Garden City Telegram: Cover education, local government and general assignments. 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
Reporter (multiple locations) U.S. Right to Know: Primarily an investigative position that requires someone who can generate story ideas. 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
CG operator/weekend director (Joplin, Missouri) Fourstates.com: Creation and superimposition of graphics and images. Internship Full time
General assignment reporter (Joplin, Missouri) Nexstar.tv: Collects facts, analyzes and presents facts about newsworthy events Job Full time
News producer (Fairway, Kansas) KCTV5: Creates, coordinates and executes the newscasts. Job Full time
Multimedia journalist (Topeka, Kansas) WIBW-TV: Live reporter with backup anchor potential Job Full time
KMUW news reporters (Wichita, Kansas) KMUW: 1) General assignment and education news. 2) Cover energy and environment news Job Full time
Weekend weather forecaster/weekday multimedia journalist (Joplin, Missouri) Fourstates.com: Analyzes, writes and presents weather forecasts. Job Full time
Digital Ad Trafficker (Overland Park, Kansas) Penton: Focus on set-up of digital ad campaigns, monitor campaings to ensure pacing and performance goals are met. Job Full time
News director (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH-TV: A proven record of success in leadership, news judgment, social media growth and talent development. Job Full time
Assistant account executive (Wichita, Kansas) Brothers & Company: Work in account management and team support. 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
Stadium facilities seasonal assistant (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Chiefs: Assist with facility preparation and maintenance. Job Full time
Digital marketing strategist (Kansas City, Missouri) MAKE Digital Group: Work cross functionally within the company to communicate with all stakeholders ensuring the highest level of clients' success Job Full time
Spring intern (Kansas City, Missouri) FleishmanHillard: Research (for currently existing clients and new business prospects). Results measurement and monitoring (traditional and social media) Internship Full time
Brand manager (Kansas City, Missouri) Sullivan Higdon Sink: Day-to-day team contact with clients and is also the key contact for others in the agency when dealing with the client’s business Job Full time
Video editor/shooter/motion artist (Wichita, Kansas) Brothers & Company: Make magic out of marketing messages using Adobe Creative Suite, and Red and BlackMagic cameras. Job Full time
Student trainee, clerical (multiple) National Protection and Programs Directorate: Reporting and informational duties. Job Full time
Specialist, communications (Lenexa, Kansas) Children's Hospital Association: Develop content as part of an integrated marketing and communications team. Job Full time
Sports multimedia journalist (Springfield, Missouri) KY3/KSPR: Lead sports reporting during the week and on Saturdays Job Full time
Manager, Office of the President (New York) ABC News: Facilitates the execution of the President's vision and priorities through coordinating information, communications and resources. Job Full 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
Graphic designer (Topeka, Kansas) City of Topeka: Produce and edit high-quality graphic designs, TV and video spots for government access cable television. Job Full time
Account executive (Dodge City/Garden City) KWCH/KSCW: Generate revenue by selling advertising to local businesses on the station’s multiple platforms and increase shares on existing business. Job Full time
Marketing internship (Lenexa, Kansas) Excel: Career motivated individuals to fill our full-time paid marketing intern/entrepreneur in training Internship Full time
Marketing communications coordinator (Lawrence, Kansas) KU Department of Theatre and Dance: Marketing, maintain promotional presence and media relations. Job Full time
Graphic design intern (Kansas City) Summit Marketing: Develop creative content for all media. Full time
Social media analyst (Kansas City) KCP&L: Create compelling and engaging content for external audiences Job Full time
Content specialist (Kansas City, Missouri) Greater Kansas City Community Foundation: Support director of communications in writing communications for donors, prospects, professional advisors, nonprofits and media, including direct mail, email blasts, blog posts, and annual report. Job Full time
Account executive (Fairway, Kansas) KCTV/KSMO: Solicits new advertisers and increases share of business for existing advertisers Job Full time
Sports director/reporter (Kansas City) USSSA Midwest Network: Increase brand recognition, and grow social media following through media coverage of USSSA sports tournaments Job Full time
Weather anchor/reporter (Billings, Montana) KTVQ: Enterprise and report news stories daily; produce and anchor weathercasts two days per week. 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
Marketing representative/on-air (Concordia, Kansas) KCNK Radio: Radio sales Job Full time
Social community manager (Kansas City, Missouri) Bernstein-Rein: Assist social strategy team leads in conducting research and analytics for key brands. Job Full time
Senior copywriter (Kansas City, Missouri) Barkley: Develop creative strategies and ideas that are innovative and that sell. Job Full time
Producer of Better KC (Kansas City) Producer of Better KC: Writes and researches assigned show elements and content. Gathers items for pre-production elements. Job Full time
News producer (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH-TV: Prioritize, organize and produce newscasts. Job Full time
Associate content editor (Kansas City, Missouri) Barkley: Oversee paid content marketing initiatives. Job Full time
Account executive (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH/KSCW: Generate revenue by selling advertising to local businesses on the station’s multiple platforms and increase shares on existing business. Job Full time
Digital producer/social media coordinator (Greenville, South Carolina) USA Today Network: Help drive the network’s ongoing and aggressive effort to create a digital-first news gathering approach Job Full time
News reporter (Enid, Oklahoma) Enid News: News reporter to produce top-notch digital and print coverage on deadline. Job Full time
Multimedia sales specialist (Wichita, Kansas) KPTS: Secure corporate support underwriting on-air and advertising on our multiple platforms of digital programming and content online and social media Job Full time
Sports minded consultant (Kansas City, Missouri) Consumer Acquisitions: Training in management for customer service, marketing, and sales consultants Job Full time
Communications specialist (Lawrence, Kansas) Lawrence Public Schools: Assist with various activities for the purpose of achieving goals. Job Full time
Special events/auction/volunteer manager (Wichita, Kansas) KPTS: Organize and coordinate special fundraising events. Job Full time
KSMO account executive (Fairway, Kansas) KSMO: Solicits new advertisers and increases share of business for existing advertisers. Job Full time
Digital Entertainment Writer/Host (Chicago, Illinois The Onion: Digital video writers who can be on-camera personalities for a new series. Job Full time
Marketing communications specialist (Lawrence, Kansas) Allen Press: Perform market research, develop creative concepts. Job Full time
Member relations specialist (Lawrence, Kansas) GCSAA: Provide excellent customer service to members fielding inquiries, processing membership reports, maintaining member records, assisting with membership recruitment and retention Job Full time
Project manager (Kansas City, Missouri) Bernstein-Rein: Manage varying complexity of digital, social and traditional projects. Job Full time
Marketing consultant (North Platte, Nebraska) KNOP/KIIT/KNPL-TV: Sell products while helping businesses grow. Job Full time
Account executive (Manhattan, Kansas) Eagle Communications: Establish, develop and maintain positive business client relationships Job Full time
Assistant media planner (Kansas City, Missouri) Bernstein-Rein: Assist with all aspects of media planning process Job Full time
Podcast assistant producer (Lawrence, Kansas) Lasers, Dragons and Keyboards: Separating episodes, cleaning up background noises, cutting technical chatter. Internship Part time
Communications assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) Spencer Museum of Art: Edit and proofread written museum communications, including promotional materials, publications, web content, exhibition content, grant proposals, and reports. Job Part time
Management development program E&J Gallo Winery: Be responsible for maintaining and expanding the sales of all Gallo brands in an established retail territory. Internship Part time
Part-time producer (Topeka, Kansas) WIBW-TV: Writing, stacking newscasts, editing video, making beat calls. Job 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
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
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
News intern (Topeka, Kansas) KSNT News: Students trying to increase their skills as they enter the broadcasting field 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
Season marketing intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Theater League: Assist season marketing manager and season marketing director with season initiatives as assigned. Internship Part time
idobi Writers Group Idobi Writers Network: Entertainment news, music, TV, film, digital/streaming. Internship Part time
Part-time promotions assistant (Wichita, Kansas) iHeartMedia Stations: Assists the promotions or marketing departments with daily activities that promote the station(s), clients or events. Job Part time
Summer 2018 internship (San Antonio, Texas) San Antonio Express-News: Positions available in reporting, data visualization, photography, multimedia producer and infographics/animation. Internship Part time
Social media intern (Lenexa, Kansas) Rally House: Generate fun and creative content as well as grow business presence. Internship Part time
Graphic designer (Topeka and Lawrence, Kansas) Great Plains Media: Partner with promotios team to design communication/graphic materials. Job Part time
Journalism internships and fellowships (multiple locations) Multiple internships and fellowships: Now is the time to be applying for journalism internships and fellowships for spring and summer of 2018. Many news organizations have deadlines in early October and November, so here's a list to get you started. Internship Part time
Video editing intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Hallmark: Strong visual storytelling skills and good sense of timing 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
Production control internship (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN/KGIN-TV: Live, interactive, digital production position, with hands-on control of the video, audio and graphic elements 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
Communications and digital content (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Mavericks: Assistance with games notes and press release production; creation of graphics for social media, promotional materials and KCMavericks.com Internship Part time
Internal communications intern (Overland Park, Kansas) Black & Veatch: Writing/posting intranet stories and analysis; writing/distributing emails; video planning/writing (some production possible); copy writing Internship Part time
ASME Internship Program (New York and Washington, D.C.) ASME: Edit, fact-check, copy edit. Internship Part time
Community outreach (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Mavericks: Manage donation request fulfillment and respond to donation inquiries. Internship Part time
Promotions and game operations (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Mavericks: Support game operations department through the creation and implementation of in-game promotions 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
City internships (various locations throughout the world) City Internships: Combine practical work experience-based training with cohort-based career workshops. Internship Part time
Photographer (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Mavericks: Assistance with game-night photography, providing photos to fulfill action shot requirements as well as corporate obligations for sponsors and promotions. Internship Part time
Freelance sportswriting (Tonganoxie, Kansas) Tonganoxie Mirror: Cover sporting events, primarily football. Job Part time
Digital media and communications assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) University Honors Program: Write original content for website, take and edit photographs for web publication. Job Part time
Public relations internship (Overland Park, Kansas) INK Inc PR: Work on short-term and long-term projects. 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
Promotions intern (Kansas City) Entercom: Represent the station at events such as concerts, remotes, and non-traditional events, conducting listener research, communicating with winners of contests. 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
Reporting interns (Kansas City, Missouri) The Kansas City Star: Cover breaking news and enterprise stories. Internship Part time
Washington Post internship (Washington, D.C.) Washington Post: Positions available for reporter, photographer, videographer, multiplatform editor/producer, news or digital designer, graphics reporter or developer, or social media producer. 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
Website marketing intern (Lenexa, Kansas) Keypath Education: Review web behavior videos online. Internship Part time
Technical media producer (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH: Operate broadcast production equipment for producing newscasts and master control operations. Job Part time
Campus Correspondent (Lawrence, Kansas) Student Health 101: In-the-field” reporter taking video interviews of their peers about the importance of various wellbeing topics Internship Part time
Summer 2018 intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Osborn Barr: Develop unique and compelling creative solutions. Internship Part time
Social media intern (St. Louis or Kansas City) Staples: Ideating, coordinating and executing the company's social media content strategy across key social media channels Internship Part time
Copywriting intern (Leawood, Kansas) American Academy of Family Physicians: Editing and publishing an update to the existing AAFP Style Guide, editing existing marketing copy to ensure it adheres to style guidelines, and -as needed- writing compelling copy for a breadth of marketing communications Internship Part time
Public relations intern (Kansas City) Parris Communications: Writing, creating media lists, media monitoring, media pitching. Internship Part time
Corporate communications and public policy extern (Menlo Park, California) Facebook: 6-month program provides hands-on immersive work experience. 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
Social media marketing intern (Overland Park, Kansas) Capstone Entertainment Group/SpaceMob Studio: Manage sites by keeping them up to date with latest news and write articles. Internship Part time
Copywriting intern (Kansas City) Summit Marketing: Direct-response content for all media. Internship Part time
Business spring internship (Washington, D.C.) The Daily Caller: Assist in leveraging social media platforms, email acquisition, analyze statistics, improve sales. Internship Part time
Student assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) Public Education Department of the KU Natural History Museum: Assist with museum education programs including scheduling groups, preparing classroom for programs Job Part time
Radio broadcasting internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Entercom: Gain experience in promotions, programming, production, sales, business office and web development. Internship Part time
Commerce spring internship (Washington, D.C.) The Daily Caller: Write creative articles that present details about products in a compelling manner Internship Part time
Photojournalist (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH: Shoot news video that accurately and fairly represents news stories Job Part time
Internal communications intern (Overland Park, Kansas) Black & Veatch: Write and post intranet stories and analysis; write and distribute emails; video planning. Internship Part time
Editorial spring internship (Washington, D.C.) The Daily Caller: Background research, transcribing interviews, cleaning up copy. Internship Part time
Intern-production assistant Midco Sports Network (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
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
Entertainment reporter (Washington, D.C.) The Daily Caller: Partner with expanding entertainment and sports editorial staff. Internship Part time
News anchor/reporter (Wichita, Kansas) KFDI: Cover the news, produce daily content for radio newscasts and online, and developing in-depth radio features and special reports Job Part 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
Association for Women in Sports Media internship program Association for Women in Sports Media: For students interested in pursuing a career in print/digital, broadcast or media relations Internship Part time
Opinion intern (Washington, D.C.) The Daily Caller: Help manage and shape the site's commentary material. Internship Part time
WABC-TV internship (New York, New York) WABC-TV: Must be an undergraduate junior or senior. Internship Part time
Social media intern (Washington, D.C.) The Daily Caller: Help engagement editor and marketing strategist Internship Part time
Sports reporter internship (Washington, D.C.) The Daily Caller: Write stories and pitch story ideas. Internship Part time
Dow Jones News Fund Summer Internship Dow Jones News Fund: Paid summer 2018 internships in data journalism, digital media, business reporting and multiplatform editing Internship Part time
Communications intern (Lawrence, Kansas) Lutheran Campus Ministry: Contribute content to various media platforms. Internship Part time
adidas Campus Agent Program adidas Campus Agent Program camp: Trains team to tell the brand story. Job Part time
Digital marketing assistant internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Spotlight Media Partners: Create and curate engaging content for social media cleints across multiple platforms. Internship Part time
Athletics Communications internships (Lawrence, Kansas) Write for media/web on deadline, support clients with PR concepts. Part time
Part-time sales assistant (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH: Client follow-up, prepare presentations, order entry, light web production duties. Job Part time
Communications student assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) KU School of Law: Update website, calendars and displays; research and write news releases and blog posts. 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