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Marketing Intern – Aramark

By Nicole Russo
Posted on 20 February 2019 | 9:51 am — 

Internship with Aramark Dining Services at College of Charleston

Responsibilities:

  • Act as a liaison between Aramark and the student body through peer-to-peer marketing
  • Interact with customers while working at various marketing events such as meal plan sign-up tables, dining survey stations, and residential theme dinners
  • Distribute marketing materials to the dining locations and make sure materials posted are up to date (posters, table tents, napkin ads, hours, etc.)
  • Lead team of marketing students to in meal plan sales
  • Provide fresh ideas for social media accounts and meal plan promotions
  • Be knowledgeable in the meal plan structure, monetary value, and overall benefits of eating on campus
  • Present information to customers and answer questions regarding dining services
  • Work with Marketing Manager and Marketing team to plan and execute theme meals and monotony breakers in dining halls

Job Related Requirements:

  • Must be able to follow written and verbal directions
  • Must be able to lift 15 lbs.
  • Must be able to sit, walk and stand for extended time periods
  • Assist in other departments as needed
  • Collaborate with dining location managers to complete marketing tasks

Required Qualifications:

  • Must be a College of Charleston student
  • Determined to succeed in any task given by Marketing team to further professional and personal growth
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Friendly and outgoing
  • Able to work independently
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Positive attitude and able to represent Dining Services as a brand advocate

Desired Qualifications:

  • Marketing, Communications or related major concentration or minor
  • Strong writing skills
  • Flexible availability

Schedule:

10 – 20 hours per week during Fall Semester (August – December.) Possible continued employment in Spring Semester (January – April.)

To apply, email resume to Katy Jones at joneskc@cofc.edu.

To view internship description, visit: https://cofc.joinhandshake.com/jobs/2418176

Meeting and Event Production Intern

By Nicole Russo
Posted on 18 February 2019 | 10:05 am — 

Internship with Destination South (Charleston)

Seeking a student or recent graduate to assist our meeting and event-planning company in administrative work, project operations and/or sales and marketing initiatives. Hours per week are negotiable as needed to meet credit criteria of student. A combination of working remotely and in the office may be considered.

The ideal candidate will bring a positive and energetic attitude, feel comfortable bringing creative ideas to the table, and be able to thrive in an environment of multitasking. We often balance many different projects at the same time, but we always have a fun and spirited approach to the work that we do!

Candidate needs own laptop to bring to the office.

Internship Unpaid.

Compensation is offered for on-site work during events.

Student will benefit from various organization memberships throughout Charleston hospitality industry.

LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES:

  • Operations — Assist in project management, production and execution of events
  • On-site Management — Assist with on-site event/tour management
  • Sales & Creative Support — Assist sales team in proposals and presentations as well as marketing and creative development
  • Other duties as needed

Interested candidates should submit resume and cover letter to:

Patrick Judge

Program + Operations Manager

patrick@destinationsouth.com

Volunteer Opportunities with Charleston Friends of the Library

By Nicole Russo
Posted on 18 February 2019 | 10:00 am — 

Charleston Friends of the Library are looking for volunteers for their 2019 Otranto Book Sale taking place March 1st and 2nd at the Otranto regional library, 2261 Otranto Road, North Charleston, SC 29406.

Questions? Please email info@charlestonlibraryfriends.org or call (843) 805-6882. Volunteers are needed for set-up, take down, and everything in between- which includes book sorting, cashiers, and a couple of other tasks that are important to this volunteer run organization.

To learn more about the Charleston Friends of the Library, visit www.charlestonlibraryfriends.org.

To register for volunteer opportunities, visit: http://bit.ly/2GmFypX

PR & Marketing Intern (Denver)

By Nicole Russo
Posted on 11 February 2019 | 10:23 am — 

Internship with Development Counsellors International (Denver)

Company: Development Counsellors International (DCI) is the leader in marketing places. Since 1960, we have represented more than 500 places helping them to attract both investors and visitors.

Job Description: We’re looking for a summer intern to join our Denver Economic Development practice (May – Aug) to work 30 hours/week. Our paid Internship Program offers both college students and recent graduates the opportunity to gain unmatched marketing and public relations experience by working with diverse cities, regions, states and countries. We offer our clients a variety of services – many of which our Interns are exposed to – including media relations, event planning, community branding, marketing blueprints, website development, social and digital media marketing and talent attraction, among others.

What We’re Looking For 

Our past Interns have included both undergraduate students and postgrads, who studied a variety of majors from public relations and journalism to business and psychology. However, these Interns have all shared similar qualities, including:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Social and digital media skills
  • The ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects
  • An achiever mentality
  • Outstanding attention to detail
  • Solid research capabilities
  • Interest in working both collaboratively and independently
  • The ability to work 30 hours/week in our Denver office

Daily Life for a Public Relations Intern 

DCI’s Interns are viewed as members of our teams. Our Economic Development Interns support our day-to-day client work while also participating in skills-building Professional Development Sessions. Typical projects that Interns work on include:

  • Coordinating logistics and providing support for press visits to client locations
  • Providing support for client events
  • Writing pitches and assisting with media correspondence
  • Building media lists
  • Conducting research on a variety of industries and across multiple projects
  • Digital work, including drafting social media posts & writing blogs

In addition, our Interns have plenty of opportunities to participate in perks like our Health & Wellness program, which includes yoga and bootcamp in the park, as well as in-house happy hours and free lunches.

How to Apply

DCI pays Interns minimum wage and/or college credit. Qualified applicants should send their resume and a cover letter explaining their interest in the Internship program to Nancy Otten at nancy.otten@aboutdci.com. Please place PR Internship-Denver in the subject line. All qualified applicants will be asked for writing samples and 3 references.

To view internship description, visit: https://cofc.joinhandshake.com/jobs/2403581

PR & Marketing Intern (NYC)

By Nicole Russo
Posted on 11 February 2019 | 10:19 am — 

Internship with Development Counsellors International (NYC)

Company: Development Counsellors International (DCI) is the leader in marketing places. Since 1960, we have represented more than 500 places helping them to attract investors, visitors and talent.

Job Description: We’re looking for two marketing and public relations interns to work 30 hours/week in our Economic Development practice for the summer (May – Aug).

Our Internship Program offers college students and recent graduates the opportunity to gain unmatched marketing and public relations experience by working with diverse cities, states and countries. This intern will be exposed to the public relations services that DCI provides to promote its client communities as great places to invest and live – including media relations and administrative account support.

Qualifications:

While our past Interns have studied a variety of majors from public relations and journalism to business and psychology, these Interns have all shared similar qualities, including:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Social and digital media skills
  • The ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects
  • An achiever mentality
  • Outstanding attention to detail
  • Solid research capabilities
  • Prior internships or leadership experience at school
  • Interest in working both collaboratively and independently

Responsibilities:

DCI’s Interns are viewed as members of our team. Our Economic Development Interns support our day-to-day client work while also participating in skills-building professional development sessions. Typical projects that Interns work on include:

  • Conducting research for developing storylines and marketing materials
  • Writing copy for press releases, pitches, blogs, etc.
  • Discovering new journalists and outlets to pitch (building and updating media lists)
  • Monitoring for community news and trends in national and local press
  • Capturing and reporting on results to clients
  • Coordinating logistics and providing support for press visits to client locations

In addition, our Interns have plenty of opportunities to participate in perks like in-office yoga, happy hours and periodic free lunches.

To Apply:

Qualified applicants should send their resume and a cover letter explaining their interest in the Internship program to nancy.otten@aboutdci.com. Please write “summer Intern – NYC” in the subject line. All qualified applicants will be asked for writing samples and three references.

This internship offers college credits and pays minimum wage at $15/hr.

To view internship description, visit: https://cofc.joinhandshake.com/jobs/2403581

Recruitment Marketing and Social Media Intern

By Nicole Russo
Posted on 11 February 2019 | 10:13 am — 

Internship with XPO Logistics (Charlotte, NC)

Logistics done differently.

Transport Topics ranked XPO Logistics #1 out of the top 50 logistics companies in North America, and Forbes Magazine named us as one of the Best Places to Work in America. If you have a passion for social media and want to get hands-on experience with applied marketing principles, you’ll be a great fit for our summer Recruitment Marketing and Social Media internship. Over the course of 8-12 weeks, you’ll help us develop and deploy recruitment marketing campaigns designed to attract highly skilled people to our doors. We will give you the tools and resources you need to build a career you can be proud of.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Engage and communicate effectively with other professionals throughout the organization
  • Participate in team meetings and projects
  • Assist with content creation such as social media posts, short form videos, Instagram stories, etc.
  • Conduct marketing research into our highest need hiring areas to determine the best ways to attract top-level talent to our company
  • Assist in reporting and analytics
  • Build and maintain professional and collaborative relationships with internal and external customers, and provide accurate and timely responses to inquiries

At a minimum, you’ll need:               

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Experience with Windows applications and Microsoft Office, specifically Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Education toward a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications, HR or Business
  • Availability to travel occasionally
  • Experience with social media channels
  • Strong attention to detail with analytical skills
  • Ability to organize, multitask and prioritize in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and get along with diverse personalities

To view internship description and apply, visit: https://cofc.joinhandshake.com/jobs/2349025

Marketing Internship (Summer 2019)

By Nicole Russo
Posted on 11 February 2019 | 10:09 am — 

Internship with Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission

The Charleston County Park system features over 11,000 acres of property and includes four land parks, three beach parks, four seasonally-lifeguarded beach areas, three dog parks, two landmark fishing piers, three waterparks, a historic plantation site, 19 boat landings, a skate park, a climbing wall, a challenge course, an interpretive center, an equestrian center, cottages, a campground, a marina, as well as wedding, meeting and event facilities. The park system also offers a wide variety of recreational services – festivals, camps, classes, programs, volunteer opportunities, and more. The Charleston County Park & Recreation Commission mission is to improve the quality of life in Charleston County by offering a diverse system of park facilities, programs, and services.

A Marketing Intern can expect to be conducting photo shoots of various parks and events, conducting market research and development of an annual Marketing Plan, developing a publicity plan for a TBD topic and work with the PIC in its execution, working with marketing team on developing a PR campaign, supporting public relations duties by writing press releases, blogs, scripts and articles, assisting with T.V./radio interview preparation with potential to contribute to conducting an interview, researching and writing talking points, tracking media coverage on a weekly basis, seeking out new media and publicity opportunities not currently being pursued, acting as a backup/support for media inquiries, fact checking, and fulfilling other media needs, managing online event listings, seeking out newsworthy stories within the agency and assisting in story pitching, assisting with engagement of potential new partnership opportunities and fulfillment of current partnership agreements and contributing to social media content.

Applicants must be a student currently enrolled in a college or university actively taking classes working towards a bachelor’s or upper level degree in Public Relations, Communications, Marketing, Journalism, or English. We ask that candidates submit a CCPRC Intern Application, with Cover Letter, Resume, and a Reference Statement from their advisor. Other requirements include, find local housing, possess a valid driver’s license, have reliable transportation, be able to provide appropriate identification according to I-9 requirements, and submit to a background check and drug testing.

To view internship description and apply, visit: https://cofc.joinhandshake.com/jobs/2402924

 

Graphic Design / Marketing Intern

By Nicole Russo
Posted on 11 February 2019 | 10:06 am — 

Internship with MOONDOG Animation Studio (Mount Pleasant)

MOONDOG Animation Studio is looking for a talented Graphic Design / Marketing Intern to help in all marketing and sales efforts. Paid internship lasting 8 weeks.

Internship Summary

Working directly under the head of Graphic Design, you will play a role in our social media platform, creating presentation decks, and organizing internal assets. Internship will last 8 weeks, 20 hours a week, and will be paid.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Aid in forming and executing Social Media Strategy
  • Manage MOONDOG social media platforms, with effective sharing of content
  • Assist in creating visual elements of marketing materials, websites and other media, including infographics, photos and logos
  • Assist in creating presentation decks for clients in Keynote / PowerPoint / PDF Formats
  • Organize all the company visual assets and documents library for ease of use in multiple marketing and proposals contexts
  • Collaborate with head of Graphic Design for all other duties assigned

Qualifications and Must Have Skills

  • Intern must be in pursuit of a Marketing or Graphic Design degree
  • Experience in Adobe creative suite
  • Social Media platform awareness
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Working knowledge of WordPress

Preferred Skills

  • Background in photography
  • Working knowledge of Apple iWork Productivity Suite (Keynote)

Learning Objectives

  • Best practices of graphic design and marketing for creative agency
  • Working knowledge of industry software
  • Experience in client interaction

To view internship description and apply, visit: https://cofc.joinhandshake.com/jobs/2401235

Cultural Affairs Summer Internship

By Nicole Russo
Posted on 11 February 2019 | 9:45 am — 

Internship with Town of Hilton Head Island

The Town of Hilton Head Island is accepting applications for a Cultural Affairs Internship opportunity. Participation is limited to students enrolled in an Arts related Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree Program or recent graduate.

The Cultural Affairs Intern will provide administrative and marketing support to the Director of Cultural Affairs.  The intern will provide assistance with work on projects such as:

  • Attending events and businesses on the island to distribute promotional material and promote the efforts of the Office of Cultural Affairs to the community. This includes but is not limited to working as docents at local gallery nights, handing out promotional materials at festivals or performances, manning a table at events to encourage mailing list sign-ups.
  • Assist in writing copy and gathering images and videos for web development project.
  • Assisting in social media marketing by creating content and developing schedule.

To view internship description and apply, visit: https://app.joinhandshake.com/jobs/2395332

Variety Summer Internship Program: Strategic Partnerships

By Nicole Russo
Posted on 6 February 2019 | 10:58 am — 

Internship with Variety (Los Angeles, CA)

Variety is currently seeking interns to engage in training and practical learning experience with event and industry summit partnerships in our Strategic Partnerships department in Los Angeles for the Summer. This internship offers hands-on experience and shadowing of professionals at a reputable and fast-paced industry leading publication.

Internship Description

This internship is best suited to students with an understanding and passion for strategic research, event marketing, and social media planning. For this position, interns will have the opportunity to hone their business development skills all the while learning about events, sponsorships, publishing, the entertainment industry, and overall sales. The tasks and activities of this internship are designed to enrich the intern with valuable skills transferable to the intern’s future career.

Responsibilities

  • Research possible partners for sponsorship at both our consumer events and summits.
  • Create recap slides post event for partners to display their ROI.
  • Create and review agreements for various events. Learn how different pricing tiers affect what partners receive for summits and events. Attend client calls to understand how partners come onboard.
  • Manage tracker that oversees client deliverables once an agreement is in
  • Mail out weekly issues to clients who have ads running.
  • Volunteer to work at both consumer events and summits. At both consumer events and summits interns will assist with check-in. At consumer events after check-in is complete the intern can assist with red carpet or at partner activations as needed. At summits interns will assist with check-in and if possible will be able to attend a panel. Events are voluntary activities for interns to attend to gain a well-rounded understanding of the partnership activities.

The internship will begin June 2019 through August 2019 and is up to 35 hours per week.

The internship pays $13.25 an hour in June and starting July will be $14.25.

To view internship description and apply, visit: https://cofc.joinhandshake.com/jobs/2395334

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