Jobs & Internships

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Job title Description Opportunitysort descending Type
Dows Jones News Fund Paid Journalism Internships Dow Jones News Fund: Gain advanced experience in digital media, data journalism, multiplatform editing or business reporting. 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
Social media and public relations intern ( Kansas City, Missouri) Page Communications: Create posts and manage Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for multiple real clients; create email newsletters; design basic graphics for social media & newsletters Internship Part time
Business, marketing and analytics intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Hallmark: Create a national product replacement strategy for key customer accounts. Internship Part time
Public and government affairs internship (Houston, Texas) ExxonMobil: Advise and develop day-to-day internal and external communiications plans; develop social media strategy for key business lines. Internship Part time
Design and editorial intern (Lawrence, Kansas) Sunflower Publishing: Fully integrated into the ongoing production work of the design and editorial team with an emphasis on the Best of Lawrence, Kansas Weddings and Lawrence Magazine publications Internship Part time
U.S. strategic communications and outreach intern (Washington, D.C.) The UN Refugee Agency: Assist with monitoring U.S. and Caribbean media covering UNHCR’s work, refugees, asylum seekers, and humanitarian assistance; research and respond to information requests from the general public. Internship Part time
Summer Ethical Leadership Fellowship for Journalism Students and Early-Career Journalists Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics: Fully-funded, two-week fellowship program in professional ethics and ethical leadership. Internship Part time
Summer 2019 copy editing internship (Seattle, Washington) The Seattle Times: Demonstrated commitment to print or online journalism, possess social media skills, and be digitally astute. Internship Part time
Summer 2019 digital and interactive internship (Seattle, Washington) The Seattle Times: Demonstrated commitment to print or online journalism, possess social media skills, and be digitally astute Internship Part time
Social media intern (Kansas City) Blishful Thinking: KC-based fashion and lifestyle brand seeks social-savvy intern. Internship Part time
Summer 2019 features internship (Seattle, Washington) The Seattle Times: Demonstrated commitment to print or online journalism, possess social media skills, and be digitally astute. Internship Part time
Governor's Internship Program (Topeka, Kansas) Governor's Internship Program: Work directly in state government and make valuable contributions. Internship Part time
Radio intern (Kansas City) Steel City Media: Flexible hours with KC station. Internship Full time
Spring publishing intern (Lawrence, Kansas) The University Press of Kansas: Learn about scholarly publishing and get hands-on experience in a relaxed but professional work environment. Internship Part time
Summer 2019 graphics internship (Seattle, Washington) The Seattle Times: Demonstrated commitment to print or online journalism, possess social media skills, and be digitally astute. Internship Part time
Pulliam Journalism Fellowship (Indianapolis or Phoenix) Pulliam Journalism Fellowship: Internships available in news, sports, business, feature or digital media/social media. Internship Full time
Journalism internship (Washington, D.C.) National Journalism Center: Sharpen writing and reporting skills and gain a better understanding of media, society, and public policy, and the intersection between the three in Washington, D.C. and nationwide. Internship Part time
Summer 2019 David Boardman investigative reporting internship (Seattle, Washington) The Seattle Times: strong reporting, writing, and public records research skills. Internship Part time
Arizona Weddings Magazine intern Arizona Weddings Magazine: Write articles for the blog with direction from the editor; brainstorm article ideas for the blog. Internship Part time
Summer 2019 Metro internship (Seattle, Washington) The Seattle Times: Strong reporting, writing, and multimedia skills. 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
Summer 2019 photojournalism internship (Seattle, Washington) The Seattle Times: Demonstrated commitment to print or online journalism, possess social media skills, and be digitally astute Internship Part time
American Society of Magazine Editors Internship (New York and Washington) American Society of Magazine Editors: Report, edit, fact-check and copy-edit for print and online publications. Internship Part time
Summer 2019 sports reporting internship (Seattle, Washington) The Seattle Times: Strong sports knowledge, as well as reporting, writing, and multi-media skills. Internship Part time
Producer, anchor, reporter (Medford, Oregon) KDRV-TV: Positions available for producer, anchor/producer, reporter, reporter/producer and anchor/reporter. Internship Full time
Summer 2019 business internship (Seattle, Washington) The Seattle Times: Demonstrated commitment to print or online journalism, possess social media skills, and be digitally astute Internship Part time
Social media intern (Olathe, Kansas) Zycoat: Organize digital content, participate in planning and creation of content, monitor blogs, forums and social networks. Internship Part time
Broadcast internship (Minneapolis, Minnesota) Minnesota Twins: Assist in overall production for the Twins broadcasts Internship Full time
Promotions assistant (Wichita, Kansas) iHeartMedia Stations: Assists the promotions or marketing departments with daily activities that promote the station(s), clients or events. Internship Part time
Summer intern (Boston, Massachusetts) The Boston Globe: General assignment reporters. Other intern reporters are hired for the Sports, Living/Arts, and Business departments. We also have intern positions in the Photography department, and on the News copy desk. Internships are NOT limited to students with journalism majors. Internship Full time
Communications intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Worlds of Fun: Assist the Marketing department in promotions, events, appearances, communications, and public relations throughout the season Internship Part time
Atlantic Media Fellowship (Washington, D.C., and NYC) Atlantic Media: View of the modern media industry covering the editorial, operational, and economic sides of both magazine and digital journalism today. Internship Full time
Public affairs intern (Oklahoma City, Denver, Omaha) Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City: Create content to be used for a variety of public relations initiatives; may include email marketing, web-based copy, newsletter stories and other publications. Internship Full time
2019 IRTS Summer Fellowship Program (New York City) 2019 IRTS Summer Fellowship: Emerge from this program with a strong understanding of our entire business, along with carefully honed skills in career planning, resume writing, and interviewing. Internship Part time
World Trade Center-Kansas City intern (Kansas City) World Trade Center-Kansas City: Duties will vary from international market research and reporting, content generation and monitoring for print and social media to relationship building and effective customer service management with WTC-KC investors. Internship Part time
2019 Pulliam Journalism Fellowship Program (Indianapolis and Phoenix) The Pulliam Journalism Fellowship: Reporters, photographers and digital/social media specialists. Internship Full time
Summer reporting intern (Kansas City, Missouri) The Kansas City Star: Looking for reporters who can spot a good story and know how to write it. Video and social media skills also are a must. Internship Full time
Strategic marketing and content intern (Lawrence, Kansas) University Career Center: Help develop, enhance, and implement a variety of strategic marketing and content communication projects for a large campus department. Internship Part time
Broadcast maintenance engineer (Lawrence, Kansas) Midco: Responsible for the engineering, technology and troubleshooting of live and tape-delay, remote broadcasts using various video and networking equipment from on-site venues. Job Full time
Account executive (Fairway, Kansas) KCTV: Solicit new advertisers and increase share of business for existing advertisers. This position assesses the market potential of prospective accounts Job Full time
Account executive (Houston, Texas) Mega 101FM: Strategic targeting of clients, prospecting and relationship building. Job Full time
Account executive - SportsRadio 610 (Houston, Texas) SportsRadio 610: Strategic targeting of clients Job Full time
Morning news producer (Topeka, Kansas) WIBW: A good writer, who can edit, plan and stack each half hour of the morning newcasts. Job Full time
Civilian public affairs/communications specialist (Lawrence, Kansas) Lawrence Police Department: Media support, including media interviews, writing for print and online publications, developing communications plans, speech writing. Job Full time
Digital communications assistant (Overland Park, Kansas) City of Overland Park: Develops copy, photos, videos, audio, and other multimedia content, with a voice that carries the Overland Park brand across all social media and website platforms. Job Full time
Media relations specialist (Topeka, Kansas) Advisors Excel: Research multiple radio and TV stations in individual nationwide markets simultaneously; create and update lead tracking/other performance reports to ensure effective and efficient media placement Job Full time
On-air news anchor/reporter (Wichita, Kansas) Entercom: On-air news anchor/reporters Job Part time
Media sales manager (Grand Island and Hastings, Nebraska) KOLN/KGIN and KSNB: A proven sales and management background with excellent leadership and communication skills. Job Full time
News reporter (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN: Execute all aspects of storytelling, scheduling shoots and interviews. Job Full time
Marketing coordinator (Overland Park, Kansas) Blackstone Environmental: Coordinate marketing strategy and branding for the company; create marketing and promotional materials, both print and electronic. Job Full time
Sales executive (North Kansas City, Missouri) Manpower: Sell services to clients, primarily focused on new business development. Job Full time
Reporter (Columbus, Nebraska) The Columbus Telegram: A journalist with a passion for community news. Social media skills are a plus. Job Full time
Education reporter (Florida) Gannett: Cover education in its three-county area as well across Florida. Job Full time
Communications and design specialist (Topeka, Kansas) League of Kansas Municipalities: Handles layout and design of League publications and assists in overall communication efforts. Job Full time
Promotions producer (Bend, Oregon) NPG of Oregon: Be ready to touch and brand any of these through on-air promotion, effective social media strategies and dynamic image campaigns. Job Full time
Reporter (Beatrice, Nebraska) Beatrice Daily Sun: Cover government, features and beraking news; writing headlines and ensuring website is fresh. Job Full time
News photographer (Kansas City) KCTV5: Gathers news for broadcast, web, and other platforms. Shoots and edits stories. Job Full time
Integrated marketing solutions consultant (Denver, Colorado) Entravision: Identify new business opportunities with agencies, direct marketers and online advertisers. Job Full time
Central Nebraska Media Sales (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN/KGIN and KSNB: Have great communication skills, enjoy working in a team environment, be reliable and enjoy meeting all kinds of interesting people. Job Full time
Digital order ambassador (Denver, Colorado) Entravision Denver: Make sure the execution leads and finance have everything needed Job Full time
Media coordinator (Kansas City, Missouri) InQuest Marketing: 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
Sports reporter/anchor (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE: Develop, shoot, write and present local sport stories for newscasts, specials or special projects. Job Full time
Media manager (Kansas City, Missouri) InQuest Marketing: Responsible for buying/planning across all media channels, including both digital and offline. Job Full time
Communications coordinator (Lawrence, Kansas) Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department: Promotes the diverse work of the Health Department. Job Full time
Social content strategist (Kansas City, Missouri) Bernstein-Rein: Invent a better way to grow digital platforms through frequent, engaging, brand-right social media conversations and digital content that increase loyalty to and perceptions of the brand. Job Full time
Sports reporter (Muscatine, Iowa) Muscatine Journal: Savvy with technology and be willing to shoot photos and utilize forms of social media to enhance coverage. Job Full time
On-air news anchor/reporter (Wichita, Kansas) Entercom: KNSS Radio has openings for on-air news anchor/reporters. Job Part time
Communications and events coordinator (Lawrence, Kansas) University of Kansas Biodiversity Institute: Develop a strategic communications plan that supports BI goals for fundraising, marketing, and visibility. Job Full time
Studio operators and producers (Wichita, Kansas) Entercom: Experience operating radio broadcasting console and/or producing an on-air show preferred. Job Part 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
Sports journalist (Enid, Oklahoma) Enid News & Eagle: Cover assigned beat and engaging features. Experience in video, online posting, pagination and thorough knowledge of InDesign. Job Full time
Search engine marketing account executive (Houston) Entercom Houston: Search engine marketing and search engine optimization space Job Full time
Website eJournalist/Social Video Producer RightThisMinute: Find and curate interesting and informative videos and news Job Full time
Graphic artist (Kansas City) KCTV5: Produce daily newscast graphics Job Full time
Magazine marketing consultant (Kansas City, Missouri) The Kansas City Star: Independent prospecting of digital opportunities that will drive new revenue streams and new customers Job Full time
Student communication assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) KU School of Music: Assist with writing news releases about upcoming events, articles for an annual alumni magazine and content for social media posts. Job Part time
Senior writer and project manager (Kansas City, Missouri) Dobies Healthcare Group: Writing and managing integrated, multimedia content for our clients and our company, including B2C and B2B communications for websites, creative campaigns, public relations. Job Full time
Weekend anchor/reporter (Joplin, Missouri) Nexstar: Presents newscast and other content for all platforms Job Full time
Student hourly - marketing internship (Lawrence, Kansas) School of Social Welfare: Write and edit content for website, e-newsletters, social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn), direct mail (MailChimp and CRM platforms) and publications, and ensure content is updated and compelling. Job Part time
Communications specialist-media relations (Topeka, Kansas) Stormont-Vail Health: In charge of planning, developing and implementing opportunities to promote Stormont Vail Health through local, regional and national outlets Job Full time
Multimedia journalist (North Platte, Nebraska) KNOP/KNEP: Research, producer, shoot, write, edit and present news content on-air and on social media. Job Full time
Digital producer (Lenexa, Kansas) Farm Journal Media: Work closely with staff experts in the agricultural industry to conceive and execute engaging content on FJM online properties Job Full time
Reporter (Kansas City, Missouri) Thinking Bigger: Keep the public informed by writing profiles, reporting on events, conducting interviews with key people, investigating leads, gathering facts and telling stories. Job Full time
Advertising coordinator (Greensboro, North Carolina) Tanger Performing Arts Center: Provide in-house concert and family show advertising agency services to events. Job Full time
Creative services production manager (Denver, Colorado) Entravision: Conceptualizing, shooting, producing, writing and editing creative service materials for promotion, sales and special projects. Job Full time
Marketing and promotions activation coordinator (Houston, Texas) Entercom Houston: Partners with Brand Managers, Event Operations and Engineering to coordinate sales and station promotional activities outside the offices Job Full time
On-air news anchor/reporter (Wichita, Kansas) KNSS Radio: On-air news anchor/reporter Job Part time
Sales administration manager (Houston, Texas) Entercom: Improve order workflow and efficiency by becoming point on all sales order approvals. Job Full time
Assistant news director (Kansas City) KCTV: Oversee execution of day-to-day news coverage and ensures smooth execution, planning, communication and interface between news and promotions across all platforms Job Full time
Media relations manager (Lawrence, Kansas) Golf Course Superintendents Association of America: Manage the day-to-day media relations efforts of the association, including servicing general media requests, formulating relationships with members of both the golf course management industry and general golf media and creating tournament fact sheets for upcoming events. Job Full time
Senior copywriter (Kansas City, Missouri) VML: Strong conceptual abilities, remarkable writing skills and a solid knowledge of the digital landscape Job Full time
Copywriter (Kansas City, Missouri) VML: Good client presentation skills demonstrating a clear vision of how the work addresses the client challenge. Job Full time
Accounting/administrative coordinator KCTV (Kansas City) KCTV5/KSMO: Review/confirmation/general ledger account coding and processing of all account payable invoices received at the station Job Full time
Communications and marketing coordinator (Lawrence, Kansas) CREW Network: Produce and manage content in collaboration and communication with related CREW Network departments. Job Full time
Event staff -Entercom Houston (Houston, Texas) Entercom Houston: Work on location at radio station events, live broadcasts, concerts and client events interacting with listeners and some clerical duties possible. Job Part time
Video production - technical media director (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN/KGIN-TV: Hands-on control of the video, audio and graphic elements, working in a unique, team-oriented, state-of-the-art control center Job Full time
Communications planner (Kansas City) Sullivan Higdon & Sink: Collaborate with media, brand strategy, creative and production Job Full 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
Street Team-Mega 101 (Houston, Texas) Entercom: Work on location at radio station events, live broadcasts, concerts and client events interacting with listeners and some clerical duties possible. Job Part time
Demand generation coordinator (Overland Park, Kansas) DEG: Set up and optimize paid media, affiliate and SEO efforts Job Full time
Marketing coordinator (Overland Park, Kansas) Staples: Develop, track and test e-mail programs to increase e-mail marketing success. Job Full time
Marketing journalist (Overland Park, Kansas) KU Edwards Campus: Researching, writing and producing content for print, web and email – examples include blog articles, newsletter content, press releases, landing pages, eBooks, whitepapers and promotional emails Job Part time
On-air talent (Houston, Texas) Entercom Houston: Programming positions, including board operators, producers and on-air talent. Job Part time
Weekend sports anchor/reporter (Lincoln, Nebraska) KSNB-TV: Provide sports segments for newscasts as assigned, as well, as on digital platforms Job Full time
Assistant program and promotion director (Great Bend and Hoisington, Kansas) Eagle Communications: Station imaging, promos, music, on-air shows and remote broadcasts. Job Full time
Account executive (Houston, Texas) Entercom Houston: Can keep track of details, offer solutions. Job Full time