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Public Information Specialist for Sustainability at MUSC

By shirleysr
Posted on 27 April 2015 | 4:02 pm — – May 5 Deadline to apply

The public information specialist of the university sustainability program is responsible for developing, preparing, editing, coordinating and disseminating informational and/or educational material for the program

Knowledge of journalistic principles and practices and techniques of disseminating information to the public through news media. Knowledge of grammar, composition and style. Knowledge of the methods and techniques used in planning, composing, editing and producing written and digital publications with programs such as In-Design, social media and CMS software. Knowledge of principles and methods of planning conducting and supervising large scale public relations programs. Ability to gather, organize and present oral and written information in a clear, concise and accurate manner. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the communication media and general public. Ability to supervise subordinate personnel.





Paid Marketing Intern at CofC Dining Services

By shirleysr
Posted on 20 April 2015 | 8:57 pm — 
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Marketing Major or Marketing Focus or Communications Major, Strong Communication Skills, Creativity,Financial Analysis, Social Media Marketing, Computer Skills, Basic Graphic Design, Effective Multi-Tasking, Sales, Current Student of the University
•Assists the Marketing Manager in driving participation, traffic and sales in residential and retail locations through development and execution of events and promotions, working with food service staffs to insure implementation, and the post-activity analysis.
•Is an active participant on the Food Service Advisory Board or Food Service Committee.
•Acts as an ambassadorfor Dining Services by participation in dining events and meal plan and declining balance campaigns,  helping to conduct secret shops and focus groups; providing general, informal solicitation of student feedback; and supporting the business office.
•Creates and maintains a content calendar by integrating CofC Dining’s goals; developing a strategy that is clear, concise, and meaningful; implementing measurable programs; and working closely with CofC Dining’s marketing leadership.
•Conducts research for various projects throughout the academic year, including data collection regarding traffic patterns, competitive analysis, catering, and retail, customer service surveys, intercept surveys, and DiningStyles surveys.
The position will run from early August through December, with a possibility to extend through the Spring semester as well, depending on performance.
Students can apply by emailing Brittany Cook their resumes at

Internship at Yawper

By shirleysr
Posted on 20 April 2015 | 8:56 pm — 


At Yawper we are working to create a totally new way to connect people to their community, and maximize their social life. To get there, we need exceptionally talented and driven people. If you want to be a part of the movement, you’re in luck because Yawper is looking for interns.

We’re looking for hungry, adventurous, marketing-oriented summer interns who can help take our college/university marketing game to a whole new level.  The ideal candidates are creative, very organized, know everything about College life, and absolutely love going out with their friends. The internship will begin as soon as the candidate is accepted and will end September 1st (dates can be flexible).

Interns will help design and recruit us for the Yawper campus rep program, research expansion opportunities, and plan and execute marketing campaigns. This program will challenge your creativity, marketing skills and business acumen. By the end of the program, you will have learned a lot through your experience.


  • Research, recruit, design and plan for the Fall 2015/Spring 2016 Campus Rep Program.
  • Put together informational documents for Campus Reps and university administrations.
  • Design and execute guerilla marketing campaigns.
  • Research expansion opportunities and identify additional growth opportunities
  • Balance and manage campaign budgets


  • A hard worker
  • An interest in start ups and a love for all things social
  • Deep knowledge of nightlife around your campus
  • Insatiable curiosity that leads to coming up with unconventional, creative solutions
  • Strong presentation and writing abilities, with the ability to communicate complicated ideas in simple understandable ways


  • Experience planning and executing scrappy marketing campaigns
  • Will be living near their college campus, or another city during the duration of the program.

Contact Benjamin Hintz ( if interested.

American Lung Association in South Carolina

Development/Health Promotions Internship

Responsibilities:  The American Lung Association (ALA) in South Carolina implements many programs in the Charleston area, including healthy air initiatives, asthma education programs, lung disease research, and smoking cessation clinics.  A major role of staff is obtaining the funds to implement these programs. Much of these funds are raised through events. We have three major events in the Charleston area: the Fight for Air Climb is a fitness event held at the North Charleston Coliseum in the summer, the “Lowcountry Dancing with the Stars” Oxygen Ball is a formal gala held at the Charleston Marriott in early spring, and the LUNG FORCE Run/Walk is held at Folly Beach in the fall.

Summer and Fall interns will primarily help with planning of the Fight for Air Climb and the LUNG FORCE Run/Walk. Roles may include marketing the event, updating our social media pages with event information, coordinating event setup and activities, researching possible sponsorship opportunities, recruiting teams and volunteers to participate in the event, entering information into our data management system, website design, and helping with other logistics.

The intern may also help with other projects that come up. The intern will be asked to complete basic office administrative tasks such as making phone calls, filing documents, mailing letters, and data entering.

This is a non-paid position.

Hours: The intern may work 8-10 hours each week through the 14 week period. Hours will be flexible.

Skills: The intern should have excellent written and oral communication skills. He/she should be proficient in Microsoft Office, organized, and detail-oriented. Professional demeanor in dealing with the public is a must.

Location: The internship will take place at the American Lung Association in South Carolina’s office at 44-A Markfield Drive in Charleston (West Ashley).

Travel: No long distance travel will be involved.  If the intern is willing, they may be asked to complete some tasks that require local travel.  They will be reimbursed for their mileage.

*If interested, please email your resume to Brittany Greer, Development/Health Promotions Manager:

Marketing and Communications Director at Team RWB

By shirleysr
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 3:16 pm — 

MarComm Dir at RWB – Job Description

Internship at Ohm Radio

By shirleysr
Posted on 7 April 2015 | 7:43 pm — 

Ohm Radio

Ohm Radio provides listener-supported, non-profit, non-commercial, locally-produced programming dedicated to serving Charleston, SC with a wide range of community perspectives. We operate in a nonpartisan, nonsectarian manner. We believe that democracy cannot flourish when only a few have access to the media, so we aspire to be a forum for voices and points of view that are underrepresented in our community’s existing media. Our goal is to inform and empower listeners to play an active role in Ohm Radio and in the Charleston community. Our programming promotes the arts, equality, peace, sustainability, democracy, health, and social and economic justice. Because we believe that knowledge is power we work diligently to bring rich educational resources to our listening audience.

Our mission is to promote the arts by: providing local programming that promotes democracy, sustainability and a healthy community; To broadcast programming that reflects and strengthens the diverse cultural fabric of our local community; and to educate our listening audience about artists, musicians and all artists that uniquely express an understanding of our community and our world.

We are looking for an intern to work 11 to 20 hours a week from May to December. This is an unpaid internship. If interested, please email Vikki Matsis.”

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