Jobs & Internships

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Job title Description Opportunitysort descending Type
Intern - Experience Strategy (multiple locations) VMLY&R: Research people, competitive landscapes and evolving environments through primary and secondary research. 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 - 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
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
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
Congressional Summer Intern (Washington, D.C.) U.S. Senator Jerry Moran's Office: Work closely with press and communications team. Internship Full time
Project management intern (Lenexa, Kansas) BASYS Processing: Work within the project management office and contribute to key deliverables Internship Part 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
Sales intern (Lenexa, Kansas) BASYS Processing: Contact banking customers and chamber members; assist sales director. Internship Part time
Marketing/communications intern (Olathe, Kansas) Covid Care Force: Help with social media, write for newsletter and profile stories. 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
Marketing intern (Lincoln, Nebraska) Olsson: Help marketing team with writing, gathering, and organizing information related to project pursuits. Internship Part time
Social media intern (Lawrence, Kansas) Net Zero C6: Provide a presence on social media platforms; assist with updating website functions. Internship Part 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
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
Public affairs and strategic communications intern (Kansas City) Kauffman Foundation: Write, edit, proofread, project coordination, content promotion, content planning. Internship Full time
Engagement specialist Midwest Newsroom: Strong research and writing skills; ability to collaborate with several partners. Internship 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
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
Design intern (Kansas City) Walz Tetrick: Create and design in a wide variety of media; assist other designers. Internship 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
Marketing and communications intern (Lenexa, Kansas) BASYS: Ad design; content creation; email marketing campaign creation. 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
Communications intern (Topeka, Kansas) Kansas African American Affairs Commission: Graphics, social media and website maintenance. Internship Part time
Spring news intern (Lincoln, Nebraska) 10/11 NOW: Contribute to newscasts; assist reporters while in the field. 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
Communications intern American Feed Industry: Draft and edit content for distribution to members and other target audiences. Internship Part 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
Marketing consultant (Manhattan, Kansas) Eagle Communications: Have the drive, creativity and quality service ability. Internship 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
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
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
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
PR/MARKETING/SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN Kansas City United Tennis: Assist with promotional activities and event management for special events. Internship Part time
Student marketing assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) KU Theatre & Dance: Contribute research, content and hands-on execution of marketing tasks. Internship Part 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
Intern reporter (Boise, Idaho) Idaho Statesman: Ability to write quickly, accurately and well; solid news judgment. Internship Full 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
Weekend Sports Reporter/Anchor (Hastings, Nebraska) 10/11 NOW: Produce and anchor sports content. 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
News Photographer/Editor (Denver, Colorado) KCEC Univision: Strong video compositional skills and ability to tell visually compelling story. 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
Digital Reporter (Joplin, Missouri) Nexstar: Skilled writer; deliver stories quickly and accurately; grow social media base. Job Full 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
Program assistant, student position (Lawrence, Kansas) Audio-Reader: Respond to inquiries; greet volunteers; assist in studio scheduling. Job Part time
Web developer (Hays, Kansas) Eagle Communications: Design and develop websites. Job Full 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
Social media coordinator (Lenexa, Kansas) Rally House: Plan, coordinate and execute all social media marketing initiatives. Job Full time
News reporter (Derby, Kansas) Derby Informer: General news, feature writing, cover government meetings. 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 specialist (remote) Topcon: Develops and executes marketing efforts/campaigns for software sales; answer incoming lead inquiries. Job Full time
Kansas and Missouri Statehouse reporters The Beacon: A passion for government transparency and local journalism. Job Full time
Reporter (Little Rock, Arkansas) Arkansas Democrat-Gazette: Write breaking news and long-term enterprise stories; multimedia storytelling. Job Full time
Junior art director (Chicago, Illinois) VMLY&R: Solid concepting and design chops plus interactive know-how. 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
Senior graphic designer (Chicago, Illinois) Division-D: Maintain internal branding, developing and designing creative units for clients. 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
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
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
Advertising account executive (Lawrence, Kansas) Midco: Sell digital, sports and cable television advertising services. Job Full time
Video production technical media producer (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN/KGIN-TV: Interactive, live news, weather and sports production position. Job Full time
KOLN Weekend Meteorologist (Lincoln, Nebraska) 10/11 NOW: Produce and deliver dynamic, compelling forecasts. Job Full time
Video production technician (Overland Park, Kansas) Shawnee Mission School District: Capture, edit and direct video and multimedia programs and stories. Job Full time
Marketing specialist - social media (Kansas City) Hallmark: Assist in development, execution, listening and measurement of insight-driven content strategies. 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
Reporters (various locations) Report for America: Cover health care, Native American issues, education, environment, criminal justice and government accountability. Job Full time
News Photographer/Editor (Denver, Colorado) KCEC Univision: Strong video compositional skills and the ability to tell a visually compelling story. 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
Copywriter (Overland Park, Kansas) A Place for Mom: Develop high-quality content pieces that target ideal customer segments and drive conversion. Job Full time
Personal and Assistant to the President (Kansas City) Sports Radio 810 WHB: Excellent communicator, assist in event planning. Job Full time
Director of marketing and communications (Ann Arbor, Michigan) University of Michigan: Provide strategic and creative marketing and communications leadership. 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
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
Account manager (Kansas City) Signal Theory: Build, maintain and grow positive relationships with clients by serving as client's primary contact. Job 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
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
Project manager/integrated producers (Kansas City) Signal Theory: Own and drive the overall project and campaign workflow process. 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
Redbird productions graduate assistant (Normal, Illinois) Illinois State: Web producer for gymnastics, swimming and diving; video media archiving. 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
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
Student graphic design and communications specialist (Lawrence, Kansas) KU International Affairs: Design marketing materials; assist in transferring content to new website. Job Part time
Digital Marketing Manager (Overland Park, Kansas) Security Benefit: Serve as digital lead for multichannel digital marketing campaigns. 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
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
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
Anchor/reporter (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE: Must have strong on-air presence on the anchor desk 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
Assistant Director/Manager of Creative Services (Kansas City) UMKC: Provide editorial or creative vision for marketing and communications projects. 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
Senior copywriter (Overland Park, Kansas) MMGY Global: Conceptual lead and primary art director for leading travel and tourism clients Job Full 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
Web Developer (Kansas City) UMKC: Work with visual designer to implement templates in the CMS. Job Full time
Photojournalist (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE: Shoot live news footage as well as edit footage for news shows. Job 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
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
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
Digital marketing specialist (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE: Enterprise new prospective digital advertisers. Job 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
Multimedia journalist (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE: Develop, shoot, write and present stories as assigned for newscast. 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
Content Marketer (remote) CourseKey: Research, write and copy edit weekly SEO optimized blog articles in appropriate style, voice and tone. Job Full time
Producer (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE: Direct reporters and photographers, and structure newscasts to fit within time parameters. Job 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
Content Specialist - Copywriter (Lenexa, Kansas) Rally House: Online content creation, posting, measurement and maintenance.. 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
Office manager (Manhattan, Kansas) Eagle Communications: Schedule daily commercial logs, take care of bank deposits and interact with public. 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
Promotions director (Lincoln, Nebraska) 1011Now: Strategize, create, write and implement targeted marketing campaigns. 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
Multimedia Communications Specialist (Overland Park, Kansas) City of Overland Park: Initiate, plan, develop and produce video and audio communication projects. 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


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