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The Harbor Entrepreneur Center

Interns needed: 

8-10 hours/week (M-F)

Timeline is fall with option to extend beyond (start ASAP)

We have several areas that we need interns for and they can work on what serves their best interest. Areas include: marketing, event planning, fundraising/sponsorship outreach and operations of one of our initiatives (The Harbor Accelerator, Forum, Shared Workspace).

Nonprofit experience is not required. Experience with Squarespace, MailChimp and/or Canva is a plus, but not necessary. Ideal candidates are energetic, hard working, motivated, dependable and organized. Position is open to graduate and/or undergraduate students as I would like to have between 3-5 interns for the fall.

To apply, please send your resume to Alex Cottingham at alex@harborec.com.

Goff D’Antonio Associates, a local architecture firm, recently posted a paid Marketing internship on Handshake for Fall 2018.

Interested students can learn more & apply for the position by logging into the College of Charleston Career Center’s Employment Opportunities site, Handshake, at https://cofc.joinhandshake.com/.

 

Goff D’Antonio
34 Radcliffe Street, Charleston, SC 29403
10-50 employees
Architecture and Planning industry

 

Qualifications we are seeking:

  • Applicants should be in junior or senior year of College of Charleston
  • Pursuing a degree in communication/marketing/graphic design/integrated media
  • Available to work at least 10-15 hours per week during academic semester

 

Skills

  • High degree of organization
  • Creative
  • Computer savvy
  • Strong writing skills
  • Ability and familiarity with computers and with social media platforms
  • Familiarity with social media sites including LinkedIn, Facebook, Houzz, Google and Twitter, etc.
  • Knowledge of Photoshop, InDesign

 

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Keeping website current
  • Setting up and maintaining/posting to social media platforms such as LinkedIn, Facebook, etc.
  • Maintain and improve firm social media presence
  • Public relations – newspaper article generation

 

Learning Objectives

  • Hands-on-experience with all aspects of social media for an architectural firm
  • Exposure to marketing and branding

 

The intern will be supervised by the Principal, Project Manager, and Administrative Assistant.

Application deadline is Sept. 26th at 4pm.

Internships with Charleston Wine + Food

By Cassandra P. Foster
Posted on 25 July 2018 | 2:34 pm — 

Charleston Wine + Food is looking to fill 3 internship openings. Read more and apply for the following positions —

PR + Communications Internship

Needed: 1-2

Dates: August 2018 – April 2019

Position Description:

We’re looking for a team of dynamic, energetic marketing/pr + communications majors to assist and support marketing + communications initiatives to promote the 13th annual Charleston Wine + Food festival, March 6 – 10, 2019.

Skills Required:

  • Ability to work independently while also contributing to team goals
  • Strong writing + editing skills
  • Communication skills a must
  • Proficiency in Excel, Google Drive, Dropbox
  • Proficiency across social media platforms a plus
  • Skilled in social media measurement and analytics a plus
  • Ability to research + report
  • Interest in event management a plus
  • Ability to complete projects on time
  • Use of personal computer

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop a deep understanding of the Charleston Wine + Food marketing objectives and goals
  • Assist with creation + execution of press releases
  • Support media relations efforts, including but not limited to:
    • Create timely and engaging content optimized for platform used and intended audience. Assist with scheduling.
    • Analyze and report social media actions on a monthly basis for successes and new opportunities
    • Coordination of partner/sponsor social media posts per agreements
    • Stay current with social media trends and tools – including attending networking and educational events, reading blogs, and listening to podcasts
  • Assist with internal content creation including but not limited to:
    • Draft blog posts that are on-brand, consistent in terms of style, quality and tone of voice, and optimized for search and user experience
    • Draft newsletter content that is on-brand, consistent in terms of style, quality and tone of voice, and optimized for user experience
  • Community outreach
    • Develop and maintain effective communication channels with internal and external customers

Dates of Opportunity:

15-20 hours per week, August 2018 – April 2019*

*Must be available to work festival week, March 6 – 10, 2019

Benefits:

This is an unpaid internship.

Great culture + access to a world-class event + amazing networking and connections.

To Apply

Please submit cover letter and resume via email to

Alyssa Maute Smith

Marketing + Communications Director, Charleston Wine + Food

alyssa@charlestonwineandfood.com

 

Graphic Design Internship

Needed: 1-2

Dates:  August 2018 – April 2019

Position Description:

We’re looking for a team of motivated creatives to assist and support the production of brand collateral and content to promote the 13th annual Charleston Wine + Food festival March 6 – 10, 2019.

Required:

  • Experience and proficiency in Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign (in this order of importance)
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Must be accurate, organized, punctual and good at prioritizing
  • Proficiency in Google Drive + Dropbox
  • Ability to complete projects on time
  • Use of personal computer with access to Adobe Creative Suite

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop a deep understanding of the Charleston Wine + Food marketing objectives and goals
  • Assists in the design of outreach and marketing materials (examples: rack card, direct mail, flyers, posters, etc.)
  • Supports creation and production of event signage
  • Assists with website content + updates
  • Research printers and appropriate vendors for a variety of production needs
  • Assists with the creation of email newsletters
  • Assists with the creation of social media graphics including Instagram Stories and Snapchat filters
  • Assist with the management of our photo database

Dates of Opportunity:

15-20 hours per week, August 2018 – April 2019*

*Must be available to work festival week, March 6 – 10, 2019.

Benefits:

This is an unpaid internship.

Great culture + world-class event and amazing networking+ connections.

To Apply

Please submit cover letter and resume via email to

Kristen Vega

Graphic Design + Marketing Coordinator, Charleston Wine + Food

vega@charlestonwineandfood.com

 

Marketing + Social Media Internship

Needed: 1-2

Dates:  August 2018 – April 2019

Position Description:

We’re looking for a team of dynamic, energetic marketing/digital strategy majors to assist and support the production of traditional and digital marketing + communications initiatives to promote the 12th annual Charleston Wine + Food festival, March 6 – 10, 2019.

Skills Required:

  • Ability to work independently while also contributing to team goals
  • Strong writing + editing skills
  • Proficiency in Excel, Google Drive, Dropbox
  • Proficiency across social media platforms a plus
  • Ability to research + report
  • Proficiency in Adobe CS a plus
  • Follows latest trends in social media and digital marketing
  • Ability to complete projects on time
  • Use of personal computer

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop a deep understanding of the Charleston Wine + Food marketing objectives and goals
  • Create timely and engaging content optimized for platform used and intended audience. Assist with scheduling.
  • Analyze and report social media actions on a monthly basis for successes and new opportunities
  • Stay current with social media trends and tools – including attending networking and educational events, reading blogs, and listening to podcasts
  • Assist with development + execution of media partnerships
  • Support marketing initiatives that drive brand awareness and drive ticket sales

Dates of Opportunity:

15-20 hours per week, August 2018 – April 2019*

*Must be available to work festival week, March 6 – 10, 2019.

Benefits:

This is an unpaid internship.

Great culture + world-class event + amazing networking and connections.

To Apply

Please submit cover letter and resume via email to

Alyssa Maute Smith

Marketing + Communications Director, Charleston Wine + Food

alyssa@charlestonwineandfood.com

 

Charleston Gallery Association Short-Term Internship

On September 16, the Charleston Gallery Association (CGA) hosts its annual Summer Wine Bouquet at the historic Mills House hotel in Charleston.

With over 250 attendees, the event includes curated summer wine tastings, 20+ exhibiting fine art galleries, live painting demonstrations, hors d’oeuvres, and live jazz music.

The CGA is looking for short-term interns to help with the event. Volunteers will help with the setup and takedown of the artwork, floral arrangements, and other event materials; registration; and other tasks before/during/and after the event; as well as potentially assisting galleries with sales and client management.

This internship is unpaid but is a great opportunity for students and young professionals interested in both events management and arts management, with immediate access to gallery owners and directors, as well as wine vendors and PR professionals.

To apply, please email your resume to Katie Geer at secretary@charlestongalleryassociation.com.

Paid Internship with IFA

By Cassandra P. Foster
Posted on 18 July 2018 | 4:01 pm — 

IFA is the North American headquarters for one of the world’s leading suppliers of drive shafts for the automotive industry, located in Ladson, SC. IFA is looking for an intern for the fall 2018 semester. This is a PAID INTERNSHIP opportunity.

To apply, visit the below link:

https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=11015&clientkey=D3931E7A726D1D78D15B482B04DF6AA1

 

CNN-Atlanta Now Hiring Associate Producer

By Cassandra P. Foster
Posted on 17 July 2018 | 4:14 pm — 

See full job description here.

Associate Producer, Video Programming at CNN

Job location: Atlanta

The Associate Producer with the Video Programming team contributes to the creation and production of original and differentiating content, including but not limited to writing headlines and publishing content to all CNN digital platforms (Desktop, Mobile, OTT).

  • Must understand the editorial direction of CNN.com and CNN TV to help ensure that tactical and coverage decisions align with the overall goals of CNN Domestic.
  • As an Associate Producer you will coordinate with the CNN Digital Senior Producer and Producers, to ensure that the CNN Digital audiences are exposed to the best available content along the most-navigated digital pathways.
  • You will be responsible for surfacing the best CNN content from various sources including but not limited to the CNN digital platforms, social media sites, and CNN Library while establishing and developing long-term repositories of high-value, long-shelf-life digital assets.
  • As a member of CNN Digital, the Associate Producers work directly with CNN shows, both live and taped programs, to maintain and update live, fast moving rundowns while simultaneously delivering appropriate extended digital content to compliment the linear broadcast on a segment level for CNN Go.
Charleston Weddings magazine is looking for an editorial intern. See below for complete posting:

Our internship is a competitive opportunity to hone and practice your journalistic skills by working first-hand on an editorial team. The fall program, which takes place from August 2018 to December 2018, will coordinate with the production of our fall/winter 2018 issue, so the intern will have the chance to get hands-on work—offering an authentic look at all that goes on to produce a magazine, site, and daily blog. Main responsibilities will include writing, editing, fact-checking, and handling of general administrative work (for both the print publication and CharlestonWeddingsMag.com, as well as our blog, The Wedding Row). The editorial intern will also help out with at least one fashion photo shoot, social media, public relations efforts, and much more.

The internship is unpaid and requires a minimum of 16 to 20 hours per week. We are looking for someone with strong skills and experience in proofing and copyediting (in adherence to both AP and Chicago Style); solid feature writing skills; and managerial capabilities. Knowledge of Adobe InDesign and an interest in the subject matter are preferred.

Interested in this position?  Please email Catherine Lowe, Assistant Editor, Weddings Division for Gulfstream Communications, at clowe@charlestonmag.com with a resume and three writing samples.

Fall Internship with Charleston City Paper

By Cassandra P. Foster
Posted on 17 July 2018 | 11:12 am — 

Charleston City Paper is looking for a fall digital news intern to compliment comprehensive daily coverage of state/local news and politics. The position is ideal for someone interested in journalism, state and local politics, local news, and/or writing.

Duties include: Seeking out and writing short-form, conversational news updates alongside staff writer and editor and assisting editorial staff as necessary.

Academic credit available.

Those interested should send a resume and writing sample to Sam Spence, Charleston City Paper Editor, at sam@charlestoncitypaper.com.

Founded in 1997, Charleston City Paper is the city’s only independent alternative-weekly newspaper.

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