Jobs & Internships

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Job title Description Opportunity Type
News producer (Kansas City) KCTV5/KSMO: Creates, coordinates, and executes all newscasts. Job Full time
Media sales (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN/KGIN-TV: Great communication skills, enjoy working in a team environment, be reliable and enjoy meeting all kinds of interesting people Internship Full time
Community engagement coordinator ECKAN: Coordinates agency activities related to planning processes and monitoring and reporting of outcomes. Job Full time
Community engagement coordinator (Ottawa, Kansas) ECKAN: Start and maintain volunteer projects; promote ECKAN through media coverage, newsletters and public speaking. Job Full time
News and sports interns (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN TV: Part-time internships available for class credit. Internship Part time
Summer internships (Kansas City) Bernstein-Rein: Account executive, art director, copywriter, digital content creator, graphic designer, media planner, project manager, social media specialist positions. Internship Part time
Chief engineer (Wichita, Kansas) KPTS: Studio and transmitter maintenance and construction. Job Full time
Communications specialist — Distributor Initiatives (De Soto, Kansas) Through Manpower: Create engaging, comprehensive, and turn key communication bundles across the Companion Animal, Equine, and Ruminant product portfolios Job Full time
Marketing and communications intern (Lenexa, Kansas) Children's Hospital Association: Report, write, edit and proofread hospital-related articles for print and digital magazine. Internship Full time
Director of external affairs (Lawrence, Kansas) KU School of Law: Direct overall communications, marketing and public relations initiatives. Job Full time
Digital content producer (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN/KGIN TV/Gray Television Group: Maintain and enhancing the station's websites and social media platforms which involve newsrooms Job Full time
Integrator (Lawrence, Kansas) Generous Change: Manage calendars, plan national conference, manage social media. Job Part time
Product support specialist - summer/seasonal (Olathe, Kansas) Garmin: Must display strong customer support skills and always maintain professional interactions with Garmin customers and co-workers Job Part time
Stadium and event operations summer internship (Kansas City, Kansas) Sporting KC: Understand the logistics and execution of special events. Internship Part time
SEO reporter (New York, New York) Fox News: Part writer, part strategist. Write search-friendly stories and explainers on deadline. Job Full time
Multimedia producer (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE-TV: Write, shoot, light, direct, edit and produce. Job Full time
Anchor/reporter (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE-TV: Strong communication stills and be able to go one on one with live interviews. Job Full time
Marketing assistant intern (Shakopee, Minnesota) Valleyfair Amusement Park: A wide range of marketing tasks including community outreach, consumer relationship marketing and sales, brand management, promotional communications, event execution, advertising Internship Part time
Technical medical producer (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH: Operate broadcast production equipment for producing newscasts and master control operations. Job Part time
Community engagement and events manager (Kansas City) Children's Mercy Hospital: Provides support to and cultivates relationships with individuals as well as community and corporate groups. Job Full time
Entercom internship (Kansas City) Entercom: Prepare remote materials, assist in writing copy. Internship Part time
Marketing specialist (Baldwin City, Kansas) Heritage Tractor: Drive visibility of Heritage Tractor and increase sales via traditional, digital and social media platforms. Job Full time
Video editor/producer (Joplin, Missouri) Nexstar TV: Writing and producing image spots for local clients Job Full time
PR/marketing/social media internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Plaza Tennis Center: Assist with promotional activities and event management. Internship Part time
Senior writer (Kansas City) University of Kansas Health System: Collaborate with strategic and creative teams to develop communication materials aimed at external audiences. Job Full time
Communications specialist (Lawrence, Kansas) Douglas County: Develop and implement communication plans and strategies. Job Full time
Photographer/press assistant intern (Lawrence, Kansas) The Willow Domestic Violence Center: Help tell the story of The Willow. Internship Part time
Social media intern (Lawrence, Kansas) WIllow Domestic Violence Center: Maintain Twitter and Instagram platforms. Internship Part time
Advertising project manager (Olathe, Kansas) Garmin: Interfaces with multifunctinoal team, including Account, Creative, Web, Social, Merchandising and IT, to defin overall projecdt scope and effort. Job Full time
Media coordinator (Kansas City, Missouri) InQuest: Assist in buying/negotiation and planning/strategy for all paid media channels including digital, TV, radio, print and out-of-home advertising. Job Full time
News, sports multimedia journalist (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN: Tell the most compelling stories of the day, whether spot news, enterprise reporting, or compelling sports content. Job Full time
Business development intern (Leawood, Kansas) Ascend Learning: Customer database support, lead generation and client outreach. Internship Part 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; closes business; meets set sales target. Job Full time
General assignment reporter (Joplin, Missouri) Nexstar: Collects facts,analyzes and presents facts about newsworthy events by interview, investigation or observation for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers. Job Full time
Public radio summer intern (Eau Claire, Wisconsin) Wisconsin Public Radio: Write story scripts, shoot photos and video. Internship Part time
Summer 2019 Knight Foundation internships (Miami, Florida and Akron, Ohio) Knight Foundation: Vision, tenacity, courage, know-how and a commitment to discovery who will tackle substantive projects in journalism, media technology, communications, arts, civic engagement or administration. Internship Part time
Graphic designer/marketing specialist (Baldwin City, Kansas) McFarlane Aviation: Create and implement ads within variety of media. Internship Full time
Nebraska Golf Association communications internship (Omaha, Nebraska) Nebraska Golf Association: Photography and video content, produce social media segments, content for blog Internship Full time
Marketing intern (Lenexa, Kansas) Smith & Loveless: Create digital design work for print and web using Adobe Creative Suite. Data entry website work and other website work as assigned. Internship Part time
Marketing specialist (Lawrence, Kansas) Allen Press: Help concept, plan and execute marketing campaigns and communications. Job Full time
Public relations intern (Kansas City, Missouri) VML: Help create integrated activation plans for clients; conduct research to create messaging strategies Internship Part time
Stauffer-Flint computer lab monitor (Lawrence, Kansas) Stauffer-Flint Hall: Proficiency with Adobe InDeSign, Illustrator and/or Photoshop; working knowledge of Microsoft Windows. Job Part time
Assistant editor (Lawrence, Kansas) Ogden Publications: Select, edit and schedule content; assist with editing and production. Job Full time
Digital marketing specialist (Olathe, Kansas) Garmin: Create, maintain and distribute reporting on a weekly, monthly, and/or ad hoc basis; champion online retail training programs. Job Full time
Summer internships (Kansas City) Bernstein-Rein: Positions available as account executive, art director, copywriter, digital content, graphic design, media planning, project management and social media. Internship Part time
News and sports reporter (Great Bend, Kansas) Eagle Communications: Write news and sports stories, attend governmental meetings and report on them. Job Full time
NBC summer fellowship (New York City) Native American Journalists Association-NBC: Real world experience and exposure to one of the world's leading news divisions. Internship Part time
Programmer (Farmington, Missouri) KREI and KTJJ Radio: News writing and reading, on-air shift on country music station, audio production. Job Full time
Multimedia journalist (Manhattan, Kansas) WIBW-TV 13: A dynamic story-teller that collects, analyzes and reports facts about newsworthy events Job Full time
Marketing manager (Kansas City) American Red Cross: Implement strategic plan aligned with broader corporate communication and marketing priorities Job Full time
Content director (Kansas City, Missouri) Greater Kansas CIty Chamber of Commerce: Media relations, news releases, pitching stories, field media inquiries. Job Full time
Student assistant to the general manager and news adviser, Kansan Media Group Kansan Media Group: Supports business functions of Kansan Media Group. Job Part time
Summer production intern (Kansas City) Sports Radio 810 WHB: Assist in show production, editing, social media. Internship Part time
Marketing communications intern (Lenexa, Kansas) Smith & Loveless: Assist with marketing, internal communications and public relations projects. Internship Part time
Digital media planner (Mission, Kansas) Walz Tetrick Advertising: Strategically plan paid digital media and organic marketing initiatives. Job Full time
Copywriter (Kansas City, Missouri) BicMedia: Work on TV, social campaigns, docu-style customer stories. Job Full time
Multimedia correspondent intern Gateway Journalism Review: Produce photo and video content for the newseltter and magazine. Internship Part time
Reporter/photographer (Rochester, Minnesota) KAAL: Research, shoot, write and edit stories for broadcast on air. Job Full time
Courier Journal summer internship (Louisville, Kentucky) Courier Journal: Reporting, photography, production Internship Full time
Board operator Eagle Communications: Facilitate live sports broadcasts. Job Full time
Marketing assistant (Overland Park, Kansas) Insight2Design: Support and assist product manager in marketing activities. Job Full time
Account executive - food (Kansas City) FleishmanHillard: Handle day-to-day logistics for the account team by driving and implementing public relations strategies for a variety of clients in the food space. Job Full time
Eisenhower Foundation intern (remote) Eisenhower Foundation: Coordinate projects, research, manage social media, manage events. Internship Part time
Assistant account executive -healthcare (Kansas City) FleishmanHillard: Play a supporting role in handling many of the day-to-day activities for the healthcare practice’s account teams. Job Full time
Marketing intern (Kansas City) Girl Scouts of NE Kansas and NW Missouri: Assist the Brand Team in communicating the Girl Scout story through print, electronic communications and relationship building. Internship Part time
Journalism + Communications Academic Internship Program (Washington, D.C.) DCinternships: Our comprehensive program includes academic credit, furnished housing in downtown Washington, DC, an internship placement, professional development seminars, a guest lecture series, exclusive briefings at key Washington institutions as well as access to a network of fellow participants from around the world. Internship Part time
Strategic communications intern (Eudora, Kansas) City of Eudora: Create promotional materials, manage city's digital and print publications, manage social media platforms. Internship Part time
2019 Alfred Fleishman Diversity Fellowship FleishmanHillard: Contribute to client projects while rotating among account teams, gaining practical experience in the field of integrated communications from some of the industry’s best counselors. Job Full time
2020 presidential election reporters, editor (Washington, D.C.) The Washington Post: Travel, deliver scoops, spot off-beat tales, capture pivotal moments. Job Full time
Governor's Internship Program (Topeka, Kansas) Governor's Internship Program: Work directly in state government and make valuable contributions. Internship Part time