Jobs & Internships

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Job title Description Opportunity Typesort descending
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
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
Content director (Kansas City, Missouri) Greater Kansas CIty Chamber of Commerce: Media relations, news releases, pitching stories, field media inquiries. Job Full time
Communications planner (Kansas City) Sullivan Higdon & Sink: Collaborate with media, brand strategy, creative and production Job Full time
Marketing manager (Kansas City) American Red Cross: Implement strategic plan aligned with broader corporate communication and marketing priorities 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
Multimedia journalist (Manhattan, Kansas) WIBW-TV 13: A dynamic story-teller that collects, analyzes and reports facts about newsworthy events Job 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
2020 presidential election reporters, editor (Washington, D.C.) The Washington Post: Travel, deliver scoops, spot off-beat tales, capture pivotal moments. Job Full time
Programmer (Farmington, Missouri) KREI and KTJJ Radio: News writing and reading, on-air shift on country music station, audio production. Job Full 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
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
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
News and sports reporter (Great Bend, Kansas) Eagle Communications: Write news and sports stories, attend governmental meetings and report on them. 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
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
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
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
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
Reporter (Columbus, Nebraska) The Columbus Telegram: A journalist with a passion for community news. Social media skills are a plus. 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
Assistant editor (Lawrence, Kansas) Ogden Publications: Select, edit and schedule content; assist with editing and production. 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
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
Reporter (Beatrice, Nebraska) Beatrice Daily Sun: Cover government, features and beraking news; writing headlines and ensuring website is fresh. Job Full time
Radio intern (Kansas City) Steel City Media: Flexible hours with KC station. Internship 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
Marketing specialist (Lawrence, Kansas) Allen Press: Help concept, plan and execute marketing campaigns and communications. 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
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
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
Nebraska Golf Association communications internship (Omaha, Nebraska) Nebraska Golf Association: Photography and video content, produce social media segments, content for blog Internship 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
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
Graphic designer/marketing specialist (Baldwin City, Kansas) McFarlane Aviation: Create and implement ads within variety of media. Internship Full time
Communications coordinator (Lawrence, Kansas) Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department: Promotes the diverse work of the Health Department. 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
Sales executive (North Kansas City, Missouri) Manpower: Sell services to clients, primarily focused on new business development. Job Full time
Media production - technical media producer (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN/KGIN-TV: Interactive, news production position with hands-on control of video, audio and graphic elements. 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
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
News photographer (Kansas City) KCTV5: Gathers news for broadcast, web, and other platforms. Shoots and edits stories. 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
Marketing assistant (Overland Park, Kansas) Insight2Design: Support and assist product manager in marketing activities. Job Full time
Board operator Eagle Communications: Facilitate live sports broadcasts. Job Full time
Courier Journal summer internship (Louisville, Kentucky) Courier Journal: Reporting, photography, production Internship 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
Reporter/photographer (Rochester, Minnesota) KAAL: Research, shoot, write and edit stories for broadcast on air. Job Full 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
Copywriter (Kansas City, Missouri) BicMedia: Work on TV, social campaigns, docu-style customer stories. Job 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
Digital media planner (Mission, Kansas) Walz Tetrick Advertising: Strategically plan paid digital media and organic marketing initiatives. 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
Summer production intern (Kansas City) Sports Radio 810 WHB: Assist in show production, editing, social media. Internship Part 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
Governor's Internship Program (Topeka, Kansas) Governor's Internship Program: Work directly in state government and make valuable contributions. Internship Part 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
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
On-air news anchor/reporter (Wichita, Kansas) KNSS Radio: On-air news anchor/reporter Job Part 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
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
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
Public relations intern (Kansas City, Missouri) VML: Help create integrated activation plans for clients; conduct research to create messaging strategies Internship Part 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
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
On-air news anchor/reporter (Wichita, Kansas) Entercom: On-air news anchor/reporters Job 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
Public radio summer intern (Eau Claire, Wisconsin) Wisconsin Public Radio: Write story scripts, shoot photos and video. Internship Part 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
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
Eisenhower Foundation intern (remote) Eisenhower Foundation: Coordinate projects, research, manage social media, manage events. Internship Part 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
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
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
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
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
Multimedia correspondent intern Gateway Journalism Review: Produce photo and video content for the newseltter and magazine. Internship Part time
Marketing communications intern (Lenexa, Kansas) Smith & Loveless: Assist with marketing, internal communications and public relations projects. 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