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Needed: PR & Social Media Intern at Phase 3

By Cassandra P. Foster
Posted on 30 November 2016 | 1:32 pm — 

Job description

Interns at Phase 3 are an integral part of our day-to-day activities. This internship is a hands-on look at a public relations agency and interns will gain first-hand experience in social media and the world of public relations. Interns at Phase 3 will perform a variety of tasks, which include the following:

  • Conducting market research
  • Drafting social media content
  • Obtaining social media research
  • Writing press releases, pitch letters, website copy, newsletters, bios and calendar listings for our clients
  • Assisting in planning client events
  • Compiling and maintaining a master list of editorial calendars
  • Reading and scanning newspapers, magazines and the web for articles containing our clients
  • Updating and maintaining client editorial recaps
  • Building and updating media databases
  • Attending and assisting at client events
  • Contributing to team brainstorming sessions
  • Attending client meetings
  • Attending photo shoots and TV tapings

Requirements: Students must be a junior or senior and commit 20 hours a week to our internship.


Read more about the digital internship description and details on applying for the position here.

Read more about the public relations internship description and details on applying for the position here.

About Phase 3
Founded in 2001, with offices in Atlanta, Charleston, Charlotte, Dallas, and Nashville, Phase 3 Marketing & Communications is a leading provider of marketing services and solutions from IDEATION to EXECUTION to corporations throughout the United States.

Through the six centers of excellence, our integrated offerings include: Brand Identity, Creative, Marketing, Public Relations, Social Media, Web Design and Interactive as well as Digital and Offset Printing, Display Solutions, Kit Packing & Distribution, POP/POS Program Management, Warehouse & Fulfillment, and Web to Print Software.

Our value proposition is simple: The talent to ideate and the ability to execute all within one company. The benefit to our customers is simple: Great marketing ideas executed faster, more effectively and easier for our clients. Why manage a traditional advertising agency, a PR firm, a web and interactive agency, multiple printers, a display company, and a warehousing and distribution company when you can have it all with one partner?

From start to finish, problem to solution, Phase 3 Marketing & Communications is your single-source solution for exceeding all of your creative and communications needs from ideation to execution. Whether providing a single service “a la carte” or engaging in holistic marketing campaigns, Phase 3 has the talent, experience, size and geographic footprint to deliver on time and on budget while exceeding client expectations.

Relax, we’ll take care of everything.

Journalism Internship Opportunity

By Candice O'Connor
Posted on 30 November 2016 | 12:46 pm — 

The Johns Island News, an online news source for residents of the Charleston suburb of Johns Island, which is planning to launch on January 1, 2017, is offering unpaid internships for upperclassmen journalism and communications students. Interns will serve as part-time reporters covering local events, news stories, politics, sports, profiles on Johns Island residents and business owners, and helping to organize the classified section.


This will be a great opportunity to get hands-on experience as a journalist.

The students must have reliable transportation, a laptop, a flexible schedule, the ability to meet a deadline, and willingness to go the extra mile for a successful story.

If interested, please send your resume and one writing sample to Tyler Jones at

MUSC Internship Opportunity

By Candice O'Connor
Posted on 30 November 2016 | 12:45 pm — 

The Children’s and Women’s Integrated Center for Clinical Excellence (ICCE) at MUSC is looking for a junior/senior College of Charleston Marketing & Communications Student to assist  with the following:

  • market intelligence
  • market plan development
  • marketing analytics
  • social media
  • event planning / management
  • collateral development
  • return on investment of marketing campaigns
  • report development
  • other additional marketing/communications activities


The department is looking for an intern who is able to dedicate approximately 20 hours each week to the internship.  The internship is uncompensated, but will provide great healthcare marketing exposure.

Internship applications will be accepted from November 29th thru December 2nd, 2016.


Please utilize the following link to complete and submit your Internship Application:


If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Lindsay Loewer,

Finance/Accounting Intern Wanted for Spring 2017

By Candice O'Connor
Posted on 29 November 2016 | 5:07 pm — 

J Geiger Shading Technology, a company that manufactures, installs, and sells window shades,  is looking for a finance/accounting intern for Spring 2017. The ideal candidate would have a basic understanding of accounting, financial statement analysis, and Microsoft excel.


Please contact Ashley at with any inquires.

CisternYard News Needs Spring Positions Filled

By Cassandra P. Foster
Posted on 28 November 2016 | 11:09 am — 

CisternYard News is hiring! The following positions are open for the spring semester:

  • News Editor (paid position, requiring 12 office hours per week)
  • Staff Writer (unpaid position)
  • Design Assistant (paid position, office hours TBD)

CisternYard News is entirely student-run venture, producing daily online content and a feature magazine twice a semester. It is a great opportunity for writers, photographers, and designers. If you are interested in these positions, please apply on CisternYard News OrgSync page with the form Staff Application Spring 2017. Applications close on December 5 at 5 pm. Interviews will be held before winter break.

Questions about these positions? Email Sigrid Johannes, Editor in Chief, CisternYard News at

Seeking Sports Announcer for Basketball Games

By Candice O'Connor
Posted on 21 November 2016 | 12:04 pm — 

The Palmetto Christian Academy in Mount Pleasant is currently looking for a sport’s announcer for basketball games this winter. The games would run from November 29February 4 with around 2 home games per week.  The purpose of this internship is to give an undergraduate college student relevant, real-world experience in the world of play-by-play sports announcing and writing.

Any questions may be directed to Amy Walters at


Summer 2017 DC Journalism/PR Internship

By Candice O'Connor
Posted on 17 November 2016 | 4:28 pm — 

December 6th is the early application deadline for the Summer 2017 Institute on Political Journalism in Washington, DC for those interested in completing a journalism or PR internship.

More information on our programs may be found at If you have any questions, reach out to the following contact: 202.986.0384 or

Apply for Paid Post & Courier Summer Internship

By Cassandra P. Foster
Posted on 15 November 2016 | 9:10 am — 

The Pulitzer Prize-winning the Post and Courier newspaper is seeking applications for its paid summer internship program.

The Post and Courier is looking for talented students or very recent graduates to spend 10 weeks working in the Post and Courier newsroom as a temporary full-time reporter, photographer/videographer, page designer/copy editor, data journalist or newsroom developer. We will accept three to four interns and encourage applicants from all walks of life to apply. Candidates should have demonstrated experience producing journalism at either a student or professional media organization. The application deadline is Dec. 30.

To apply, email cover letter, resume and your best work samples to Executive Editor Mitch Pugh at

CisternYard Media is seeking an undergraduate student to fill the position of assistant sales manager.

More details about the job:

  • Assistant Sales manager will assist in the marketing and sales efforts
  • Required to work 8-10 office hours per week, and be able to make their own schedule.
  • This opportunity allows students to be exposed to marketing and sales strategizing and is a great addition to any communication student’s resume.

To apply, email your resume with a cover letter included to Mary Jones, Sales Manager for CisternYard Media at For questions, please call Mary at (843)-442-8807.

Summer Internship at Booz Allen Hamilton

By Candice O'Connor
Posted on 11 November 2016 | 12:19 pm — 

Booz Allen Hamilton, an American management consulting firm, is offering a summer internship. Collaborate with a team to solve real-world client challenges. Analyze and synthesize data, create innovative solutions, and present findings to leadership. Work individually on challenges that relate directly to the firm’s innovation agenda and present findings at the conclusion of the program. This position is located in Charleston, SC.

Basic Qualifications

  • Experience with conducting research
  • Ability to collaborate with others
  • Ability to present findings
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • Pursuing a BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications

  • Possession of excellent critical thinking and analytical skills

For more information and how to apply, please click here.


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