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Archives For December 2016

Alumni Association Now Hiring Spring Interns

By Cassandra P. Foster
Posted on 22 December 2016 | 11:15 am — 
Spring 2017 Internships with the Alumni Association
Apply Now!
Applications will be accepted until the internship is filled. The Office of Alumni Affairs is committed to providing valuable experience for students through our internship programs in the Fall and Spring semesters. Currently, we are looking for interns interested in accounting, communications, market research, chapter management or events.

Available internships:

CougarJobLink: Variety of Internships in the City

By Cassandra P. Foster
Posted on 22 December 2016 | 11:05 am — 

The Career Center’s CougarJobLink site has posted the following internship opportunities (see below) that may be of interest to COMM majors & minors. To read full job descriptions and to apply, log into MyCharleston, then click on the Student Services tab and click on CougarJobLink.

Charleston City Paper
Music Editorial Intern
Job ID: 9401
Spoleto Festival USA
Box Office Apprentice
Job ID: 9382
City of Charleston Office of Cultural Affairs
Festival Intern
Job ID: 9385
City of Charleston Office of Cultural Affairs
Marketing Intern
Job ID: 9386
City of Charleston Office of Cultural Affairs
Gallery Intern
Job ID: 9387

Spring Internship with Rawle Murdy

By Cassandra P. Foster
Posted on 20 December 2016 | 3:34 pm — 

Looking for a fun and rewarding internship? Apply today to become Rawle Murdy‘s PR and Social Media intern for January – May, where you’ll actively participate in all aspects of Rawle Murdy’s PR and Social Media Team efforts. Daily responsibilities include: drafting press releases, content development and assisting management of client’s social media accounts. Please send a resume and writing samples to Susannah Runkle at to be considered.

Internships with WLTZ-TV in Columbus, Georgia

By Cassandra P. Foster
Posted on 19 December 2016 | 11:25 am — 

WLTZ-TV in Columbus, GA is looking for students to intern in the news and production departments beginning in January.


Internship opportunities are immediately available with the NBC affiliate in Columbus, GA in the areas of News, Production, and Weather. Selected internship candidates will receive a structured, in-depth overview of our local broadcast and digital media operation. They will also be afforded the opportunity for practical hands-on application of theory and coursework in their specific concentration or area of interest. You will work alongside our team members, be given daily assignments, and receive critique on the practical learning projects which you execute.

To apply you should:

  • Be a student currently enrolled in a media-related and/or creative course of study including but not limited to media studies, journalism, photography, production, film, digital media, web design, graphic design, fine art, English, creative writing, etc. or meteorology.
  • Demonstrate intense curiosity and a passion to learn about media-related professions.
  • Have a basic level of knowledge in your area of interest and rudimentary experience with the tools utilized in that area.
  • Be highly organized and able to manage your time and daily workflow.
  • Have an awareness of daily news, current events, and topical issues.
  • Approval from your school and department to earn course credit for the Intern Experience.

Email your completed Internship Application and Contact Sheet, resume, and cover letter to Director of News and Local Content Gene Kirkconnell at

Meltwater (New York City) is Hiring

By Cassandra P. Foster
Posted on 16 December 2016 | 12:03 pm — 

Meltwater is looking to hire a sales consultant for its Management Training Program, based in New York City.

The role is specifically for graduates interested in sales, with management opportunities opening up early on in your career. Below is the link for the current job posting:
Read about the program and email/click link at bottom of job description to find out more about the opportunity or to express interest in the position.
About Meltwater

Founded in Oslo in 2001 before moving our headquarters to San Francisco in 2006, Meltwater is the global leader in media intelligence, with over 1,100 employees globally and 24,000 clients. Our innovative products help businesses extract insights from billions of online conversations and articles – we call it Outside Insight.

The company built its reputation by becoming the world leader in electronic media monitoring, supplying clients with the ability to track and analyze their global press coverage and to better leverage that information.

ByrdHouse PR Now Hiring Spring Intern

By Cassandra P. Foster
Posted on 13 December 2016 | 4:33 pm — 

Calling all food, travel and fashion lovers! We’re on the hunt for a creative and dynamic intern to start in January. Our internship program offers experience with both ByrdHouse Public Relations and Leapfrog Public Relations, two boutique firms who specialize in hospitality, food products, and fashion public relations + marketing. Applicants should have strong writing skills, as well as a solid understanding of social media. Please email resumes to Cat Taylor at


Looking for an internship? The Home Builders Association is seeking an outstanding individual for an internship opportunity that will include marketing and advertising projects and allow for great networking possibilities for someone that is interested in a future career in the home building/construction industry.

For more information, contact Ben Copenhaver at


Communications Assistance Needed at Tutoring Company

By Candice O'Connor
Posted on 9 December 2016 | 11:56 am — 

Capabilities, a tutoring practice located at 1722 Ashley River Road, 29407, is looking to hire communications specialists. The practice focuses on bridging the gap between teachers and parents to facilitate student learning and boost student’s grades. This opportunity may also serve as a temporary paid internship.

Interested candidates may email a resume and cover letter to

Historic Charleston Foundation (HCF) is seeking 2-3 spring 2017 marketing and communication interns eager to hone their skills and gain resume-building experience in destination marketing. Interns will also assist with the preparation and execution of the annual spring Festival of Houses and Gardens and Charleston Antiques Show which attract over 15,000 guests and 650 volunteers.

Read more about the open positions here (updated file).

To apply,  submit your resume with cover letter via email to Liz Caldbeck, Manager of Volunteers & Communications,

Warner Bros. – Creative Affairs Intern (Spring 2017)

Burbank, Calif.

AREA OF INTEREST: Internship/Trainee



BUSINESS: WB Television



Warner Bros. Television seeks a Creative Affairs intern for the spring term. This is an opportunity for a student from an accredited college to gain an understanding of Television by observing and assisting in Creative Affairs.


  • Experience all aspects of the television development process for comedy and drama.
  • Provide backup assistance by answering phones, copying and filing documents.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • Must currently be enrolled in an accredited College/University.
  • Knowledge in MS Office Suite (Outlook, Word, etc.).

The Warner Bros. Entertainment Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital status, military or veteran’s status (including protected veterans, as may be required by federal law), sexual orientation or any other category protected by law.

To apply, visit:



Warner Bros. – Marketing Services Intern (Spring 2017)

Burbank, Calif.


BUSINESS: WB Pictures – WW Marketing


Warner Bros. Distributing Inc. seeks an Intern-Marketing Services for the Marketing Services department. The Marketing Services Department is responsible for preparation of all marketing materials associated with the Theatrical release of a film. Interns will be exposed to all aspects of the materials process from print advertising creation to trailer and TV spot cutting/editing.


  • Learning and assisting with Print Advertising creation (One Sheets, Quads, Standees, etc), Trailer and TV Spot Creation, legal, and servicing of all of these elements.
  • Attending Trailer Mixes, Trailer DI sessions, Print color sessions, etc.
  • Special Projects.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Candidate must be currently enrolled in coursework at an accredited college/university.
  • Administrative experience helpful but not required.
  • Experience with A/V equipment helpful but not required.
  • Attention to detail, multi-tasking capabilities and strong interpersonal skills are a must.

The Warner Bros. Entertainment Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital status, military or veteran’s status (including protected veterans, as may be required by federal law), sexual orientation or any other category protected by law.

To apply, visit:

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