Jobs & Internships

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Job title Description Opportunitysort descending Type
Athletics Communications internships (Lawrence, Kansas) Write for media/web on deadline, support clients with PR concepts. Part time
DC Internships (Washington, D.C.) DC Internships: Placements in federal agencies, policy groups, international affairs, media outlets and public relations firms. Internship Part time
Production assistant intern (Lawrence) Lasers, Dragons and Keyboards: Assist in production and post-production on a podcast. Internship Part time
Art and culture internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Informality: Art writing, event planning, marketing, web development among others. Internship Part time
Summer internship (Kansas City and Wichita) Sullivan Higdon & Sink: Working, learning, innovating and analyzing. Internship Part time
Summer intern (Wichita, Tulsa and Oklahoma City) Brothers & Company: Positions in creative, video, social media, account service, media. Internship Part time
Design account coordinator/editor (Kansas City, Missouri) Willoughby Design: Partner on 40th anniversary celebration, editing, proofreading and some writing. Internship Part time
Television Academy Foundation (Hollywood, California) Television Academy Foundation: Professional experience, career development and networking opportunities in 30 disciplines. Internship Part time
Prism Scholar Internship Program Edelman: Gain experience at a world-class communications marketing agency. Internship Part time
Multimedia journalist internship (Kansas City area) USSSA: Produce sportscasts, features and promotional videos. Internship Part time
Production assistant intern (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
Special events/communications intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Humane Society of Greater Kansas City: Write news releases, PSA for radio and TV stations, articles, media advisories. Internship Part time
Communications intern (Fairway, Kansas) Midwest Cancer Alliance: Assist with writing, designing/creating marketing collateral Internship Part time
Media relations intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Royals: Statistical research for daily game notes, serve as blogger for royals.com, write feature stories. Internship Part time
Marketing communications intern (Phoenix, Arizona) Carvana: Draft and develop communications materials such as media lists, proactive media pitches, press releases, coverage/tracking reports and media alerts. Internship Part time
Sports broadcasting counselor summer internship (Pittsfield, Massachusetts) Camp Winadu: Teaching and networking with Tracy Wolfson of CBS Sports with potential to broadcast minor league baseball. Internship Part time
CBS News Intern Fellowships (New York, New York) CBS News: Learn fundamental newsgathering skills, find, confirm and report news stories, log tapes, coordinate script, research stories. Internship Part time
"Full Frontal with Samantha Bee" summer internship (New York City) Full Frontal with Samantha Bee: Positions in production, post-production and field departments. Internship Part time
Graphics intern (Overland Park, Kansas) Olsson Associates: Assist with graphic design related to proposals, interviews, presentations, and various marketing materials. Internship Part time
2018 Fetch dvm360 conference internship (Kansas City) UBM Animal Care: Work with vendors, exhibitors and attendees; production and printing of conference attendee materials. Internship Part time
New business coordinator intern (Kansas City, Missouri) VML: Coordinate the team execution of potential client requests/pitches and provide general support to the New Business Team. Internship Part time
Parks and recreation marketing and communications summer internship (Olathe, Kansas) City of Olathe: Assist in executing the marketing and communications plan. Internship Part time
Editorial summer internship (Frisco, Texas) Community Impact: Take on assignments and projects specific to markets, writing web stories, contribute stories to the print product. Internship Part time
Communications intern (Washington, D.C.) The UN Refugee Agency: Communications, media relations, social media, multimedia skills. Internship Part time
Intern - Associate Account Manager (Kansas City, Missouri) VML: Help coordinate the execution of campaigns/projects and provide general support to the client engagement team. Internship Part time
Project coordinator (Kansas City, Missouri) Willoughby Design: Help to coordinate the timeline and organize content, editing, proofreading and potentially some writing. Internship Part time
Marketing intern (Kansas City, Missouri) 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 intern (Kansas City) Kansas City Business Journal: Cover meetings, original reporting, assist with centerpiece. Internship Part time
Marketing intern (Kansas City, Missouri) U.S. Engineering: Create, update and/or edit written and graphic content for variety of media. Internship Full time
Copywriter (Seattle, Washington) VML: Explore writing through branded content, advertising campaigns, digital experiences. Internship 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
Kansas Advocates for Better Care internship (Lawrence, Kansas) Kansas Advocates for Better Care: Produce news articles on health care practices that endanger older adults, such as chemical restraint, inappropriate use of anti-psychotic drugs, and lax government oversight for assuring healthcare safety. 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
Sports representation and management internship (Colorado Springs) 360 Sports: Research, marketing, publicity and event management. Internship Part time
Summer 2018 intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Osborn Barr: Develop unique and compelling creative solutions. Internship Part time
Marketing, sales, advertising internship (Overland Park, Kansas) Heartland Soccer: Online outreach, webiste and social media optimization, marketing analysis. Internship Part time
Kauffman Foundation Internship Program (Kansas City, Missouri) Kauffman Foundation: Events, research, entrepreneurship, public affairs, writing and editing. Internship Part time
Mike Simonson Memorial Investigative Reporting Fellowship (Madison, Wisconsin) Wisconsin Public Radio: Prepare investigative news reports on environmental issues and other issues as assigned. Internship Full time
Summer internship (Atlanta, Georgia) Fitzco: Writers, art directors, account managers, strategists. Internship 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
Copywriter (Kansas City, Missouri) VML: Writing through branded content, advertising campaigns, digital experiences. Internship Part time
Marketing and communications internship (Lenexa, Kansas) Children's Hospital Association: Support marketing strategy, analyze audiences, create content. Internship Full time
Public policy internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce: Assist in legislative, government and community relations projects. Internship Part time
Propaganda3 summer intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Propaganda3: Positions in design, technical development and account management/marketing. 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
Communications internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Chamber: Develop, write, and edit content for distribution to our 2000 member companies Internship Part time
Propaganda3 summer intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Propaganda3: Positions in design, technical development and account management/marketing. Internship Part time
Alfred Fleishman Diversity Fellowship (Kansas City) FleishmanHillard: Write, edit and proofread materials, including press releases, pitch letters, fact sheets, blog posts, website content. Internship Part time
Film and video internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Chamber: Prepare content for distribution to our 2000 member companies Internship Part time
Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce/World Trade Center internship Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce: Opportunities in business managment, customer service, event planning, writing, social media and more. Internship Part time
Summer journalism internship (Eau Claire, Wisconsin) Wisconsin Public Radio: Attend news conferences, aissts in production of programs, keep up on current issues. Internship Full time
Corporate communications and public policy extern (Menlo Park, California) Facebook: Helps inform consumers, the media, policy makers and other Facebook stakeholders about diverse issues Internship Full time
Bernstein-Rein internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Bernstein-Rein: Be part of a team that functions as its own mini-agency. Internship Part time
Summer internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Trozzolo Communications Group: Design, writing, digital, PR, account service or media. Internship Part time
Communications internship (Omaha, Nebraska) Nebraska Golf Association: Shoot photos and video content; produce social media segments; assist with media relations. Internship Part time
Sports intern (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH-TV: Participate in television, web and social media producing. Internship Part time
Marketing intern (Basehor, Kansas) Falcon Lakes Golf Club: Assist in areas of social media, digital media, facilities marketing and public relations. Internship Part time
Asian American Journalists Association Voices summer fellowship (Houston, Texas) AAJA Voices: Provides aspiring journalists with career-ready skills to succeed in the continually-evolving media landscape and mid-career journalists management opportunities Internship Part time
Digital editor/reporter intern (Kansas City, Missouri) The Kansas City Star: Writing and editing on deadline. Internship Part time
Marketing intern (Topeka, Kansas) Jetz Service: Copywriting, concept development, page layout, social media. Internship Part time
Marketing communications intern (Overland Park, Kansas) The Miller Group: Content management, graphic and web design, events. Internship Part time
Frank and Peggy Steele Internship Program for Youth Leadership Development (Cooperstown, New York) Frank and Peggy Steele Internship Program for Youth Leadership Development: Research, photo archives, technical services, archives and collecdtions management. Internship Part time
Brand strategy and research design intern (Kansas City and Wichita) Sullivan Higdon & Sink: Design and layout work on one of our largest national client accounts Internship Full time
Summer intern (Kansas City) Trozzolo: Internships available in design, writing, digital, PR, account services and media Internship Full time
Staff writer The Black Sheep: Write entertaining, social, and above all humorous content Internship Part time
Dow Jones Summer 2018 Mansion Global Journalism Internship (New York, New York) Dow Jones: Break stories, influence ideas and advance business intelligence and cultural interest. Internship Part time
Writing internship (Overland Park, Kansas) 435 Magazine: Research and write articles Internship Part time
Student hourly - program assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) Center for Undergraduate Initiatives and Engagement: Generate ideas, outreach to students, marketing and promoting events. Internship Part time
Dow Jones Summer MarketWatch Journalism Internship (New York or San Francisco) Dow Jones: Work directly with reporters, editors, visual journalists. Internship Part time
Community engagement internship (Lawrence, Kansas) Senior Resource Center for Douglas County: Development and editing of content for SRC's monthly publication, "Better Senior Living" and development and execution of digital messaging using MailChimp Internship Part time
Marketing coordinator (Kansas City, Missouri) Populous: Participate in overall strategic marketing planning for Populous’ architecture practice in alignment with the overall Populous marketing and brand strategy. Job Full time
Managing editor (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH/KSCW: Oversees the news and content gathering on-air and online Job Full time
Senior copywriter (Kansas City, Kansas) Perficient: Marketing, public relations, writing/editing. Job Full time
Analyst digital and marketing (Chicago, Illinois) Walgreens: Peforms and implements daily activities of digital and marketing in merchandising, photo, eHealth, user experience, strategy or marketing. Job Full time
Freelance news and feature writing (Topeka, Kansas) Topeka Capital-Journal: News and feature writing. Job Part time
Network crew house professional (Lawrence, Kansas) Midco Sports: Positions for producer, director, audio, camera, replay and graphics. Job Part time
Reporter (Kansas City, Missouri) Startland News: Find and pitch stories; work with editors on story angles; writing and uploading online news stories. Job Full time
Morning multimedia journalist (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN-TV: Live reporting experience, someone who knows how to make contacts, follow stories, track developments, and present those stories in a compelling, easy-to-understand way. Job Full time
News director (Manhattan, Kansas) Eagle Communications: Prepare and present news. Job Full time
Assistant media planner (Overland Park, Kansas) Assistant Media Planner: Liaison to Zenith Broadcast team, communicating planning goals, assuring buys' accuracy. Job Full time
KU student ambassadors (Lawrence, Kansas) University of Kansas: Campus and housing tours, panels, group visits. Job Part time
Multimedia journalist (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE-TV: Develop, shoot, write and present stories as assigned for newscasts. Job Full time
Graphics coordinator (Overland Park, Kansas) Olsson Associates: Collaborate with internal clients to create the best solutions for their needs, while maintaining a strong firm brand. Job Full time
Producer (WIchita, Kansas) KAKE-TV: Directing reporters and photographers to complete assigned tasks. Job Full time
Politics and state government reporter (Topeka, Kansas) The Associated Press: Work among a team of journalists, reporters and editors to deliver spot news and enterprise coverage. Job Full time
Meteorologist (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE-TV: Forecast, create on-air/digital weather content, and present live from in-studio Job Full time
Denver Publishing Institute (Denver, Colorado) Denver Publishing Institute: Introduction to publishing, editing, marketing, production. Job Part time
Account executive (Kansas City, Missouri) DataFile Technologies: Responsible for all sales activities, including prospecting, building relationships, networking, presenting and closing sales. Job Full time
Account executive (Garden City, Kansas) KAKE-TV: Develop new business and retain current customer business. Job Full time
Content manager (Kansas City, Missouri) Barkley: Strategic lead for holistic content and media engagement planning for bfrand channels. Job Full time
Promotion producer (Fairway, Kansas) KCTV: Writes, produces, shoots and edits, including daily topical reports. Job Full time
Graphic design assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) The Jayhawk Club: Assist with the layout and design of the marketing and communication pieces, website updates. Job Full time
Convergence mentoring program director (Lawrence, Kansas) Boys and Girls Club of Lawrence: Develop, implement and maintain a mentoring program serving underemployed diverse youth populations. Job Part time
Reporter (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE News: Perform active live shots in the field or studio. Job Full time
Marketing coordinator (Lawrence, Kansas) The Jayhawk Club: Coordinate social media posts, maintain media schedule. Job Full time
Weekend producer (Topeka, Kansas) WIBW-TV: Responsible for weekend newscasts as well as web and social media posting. Focus on other days will be social media inputting. Job Full time
Multimedia journalist (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE-TV: Develop, shoot, write and present stories as assigned for newscasts. Job Full time
Digital product manager (Park City, Utah) Park Record: Manage, retain and grow existing account list. Job Full time
Multimedia journalist (Kansas City) Better KC: Researches, writes, captures visual content and edits general assignment stories. Job Full time
Meteorologist (Wichita, Kansas) KAKE-TV: Forecast, create on-air/digital weather content and present live from in-studio. Job Full time
Manager of public relations and communications (Kansas CIty, Missouri) World of Fun: Manage PR department, generate positive publicity through community relations activities, news media, consumer awareness. Job Full time
Digital news director (Salina, Kansas) Eagle Communications: Breaking news, local government, community features, crime and courts and severe weather. Job Full time
Account executive (Garden City, Kansas) KAKE-TV: Develop new business by reaching out to local businesses and other advertisers. Job Full time
Sales assistant (Denver, Colorado) Entravision TV/Radio: Sell commercial airtime, event sponsorshiops, marketing campaigns. 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
Sales assistant (Wichita, Kansas) iHeartMedia Solutions: Support in sales administration, generates sales-related reports and acts as an extension of the sales team. Job Full time
Communications and outreach coordinator (Lawrence, Kansas) Kansas Transportation Center: Produce and oversee production of all print and web-based publications of KUTC. Job Full time
Digital sales manager (Lawrence, Kansas) Great Plains Media: Sell digital advertising solutions Job Full time
Sales assistant (Wichita, Kansas) iHeartMedia Solutions: Support in sales administration, generates sales-related reports and acts as an extension of the sales team. Job Full time
Chief campus editor (Lawrence) The Black Sheep: Conduct regular meetings with staff to brainstorm content ideas pertaining to upcoming, relevant on-campus events Job Part time
News producer (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH-TV: Prioritize, organize and produce newscasts. Job Full time
Digital media strategist (Leawood, Kansas) Creative One: Performs day-to-day campaign management for Paid Search (PPC), display and other lead generation campaigns. Job Full time
Staff writer (Overland Park, Kansas) Uhlig: Research and write about medical diseases and treatments, as well as conduct interviews for both feature and human-interest stories. Job Full time
Director of engineering (Wichita, Kansas) KMUW: Oversee the daily technical broadcast and IT operations Job Full time
Administrative assistant (Junction City, Kansas) Eagle Media Center: Provide quality work and excellent customer experience. Job Full time
Career networks coordinator sr. (Lawrence, Kansas) KU School of Engineering: Develop and expand relationships with organizations and alumni already connecting with KU. Job Part time
Lee Ester news fellow (Madison, Wisconsin) Wisconsin Public Radio: Participate in news planning meetings to suggest story ideas, help focus story angles. Job Full time
Sales and marketing consultant (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN/KGIN: Selling products with unlimited earning potential. Job Full time
Staff writer (Kansas City) VFW Magazine: Assists in the creation of VFW magazine, Checkpoint and all other Publications Department materials. Communicates information requested by readers/members. Researches and writes articles. Job Full time
Brand communications manager (Dallas, Texas) DLR Group: Plan and execute publi relations strategy for our Global Design Studios. Job Full time
Public relations strategist (Kansas City, Missouri) Trozzolo Communications Group: Develop and execute on media relations and marketing strategies for clients. Job Full time
Public affairs student assistant - student hourly (Lawrence, Kansas) KU News Service: Assists with compiling information for news releases, hometown news and other tasks. Job Part time
Reading teacher Institute of Reading Development: Engage and inspire students to develop a passion for reading this summer. Job Part time
Storyteller (Marion, Kansas) Marion Record: An energetic, self-starting storyteller who can develop human-focused features that touch readers' lives. Job Full time
Senior copywriter (Lawrence, Kansas) Callahan Creek: You're obsessed with finding the right ideas and words to solve problems. You sweat the details and obsess over craftsmanship. Job Full time
Marketing manager/digital and publishing (Evanston, Illinois) Rotary International: Marketing manager, digital and publishing Job Full time
Copywriter (Leawood, Kansas) Blooom: Strategic content for blogs, whitepapers, emails, social media posts, research reports, website copy. Job Full time
Program manager (Los Angeles, California) Snap Inc.: Manage a team of sales specialists, who help SMB advertisers understand how to use Snapchat to achieve their business goals through consultation and support Job Full time
Technical operator (Kansas City) KCTV5: Operates technical equipment during live newscasts, special events and promotion sessions, as well as provides general maintenance and support for the station. Job Full time
Weekend anchor/multimedia journalist (Fairway, Kansas) KCTV5: Researches, writes, captures visual content and edits general assignment stories for multiple platforms. Job Full time
Presentation writer (Lenexa, Kansas) B.E. Smith: Writing and editing the B.E. Smith candidate profiles and candidate summaries that are presented to clients Job Full time
Digital sales manager (Fairway, Kansas) KCTV: Lead digital sales efforts to meet or exceed predetermined goals Job Full time
Copywriter (Wichita, Kansas) Sullivan Higdon & Sink: Write and edit words that go in the creative work. Job Full time
Reporter (Salina, Kansas) Salina Journal: Our reporters use video, timelines, graphics and other tools to complement their storytelling, and they employ alternative story formats when warranted. Job Full time
Assistant account executive (Kansas City, Missouri) Division-D: Identify opportunities, qualify prospects and work through sales cycles to close new account business Job Full time
Public relations and social media content coordinator (Kansas City, Missouri) InQuest Marketing: Writing online content for blogs, websites and social media. Job Full time
Promotions assistant (Kansas City, Missouri) KQRC 98.9 The Rock & KRBZ 96.5 The Buzz: Coordinating street marketing activities and assisting in planning of events. Job Part time
Copy and social media editor (Casper, Wyoming) Casper Star-Tribune: Ensure the daily newspaper is compelling, clean and produced on time. Job Full time
Department coordinator - civic and community initiatives (Kansas City, Missouri) Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce: Support the KC Chamber's work in: education, regional health and wellness, transportation, entrepreneurship and the arts. Job Full time