Opportunities 3.29.12

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Inside Story: Reporting on the 2012 Presidential Elections
You are invited to attend the Paul J. Schatt Memorial Lecture featuring Steven Ginsberg, national political editor for The Washington Post this Thursday in the First Amendment Forum. This is our signature event for the spring semester, and it promises to be a good one. Ginsburg will share the stage with our own Len Downie for a conversation about the 2012 presidential election.

Thursday March 29
7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
First Amendment Forum

INTERNSHIPS

Off Madison Ave. Public Relations- Summer Internship
Off Madison Ave is a high-energy, integrated communications agency in Phoenix, Ariz. located just north of downtown Tempe. Named one of the Best Places to Work in Arizona, our clients include Nike, Wet ‘n’ Wild Phoenix, Southwest Human Development, ARCADIS U.S. and many other great brands. We provide services in advertising, public relations, media, graphic design, strategy and Internet marketing.

Are you looking for a summer internship where you can put your creative and strategic mind to the test and thoroughly explore the field of public relations? Do you posses a relentlessly positive and proactive attitude, tremendous writing skills and are up for learning industry best practices in an integrated communications environment? If so, we are looking for you!

We are currently accepting resumes for our summer public relations internship. This is a 30-hour per week, paid position, which begins in May and runs through August.

By the way…did we mention the perks? You’ll get to work with some of the best and brightest in the industry and this internship includes an invitation to our quarterly agency artist reception, all the free snacks you can eat…oh, and access to our “Friday Fun” hour each week!

Think this is the place for you?

You Need:
•To be enrolled in college with a focus in PR, Journalism, Communications or a related field.
•Strong written and verbal communications specific to press release and media relations documents.
•Solid proofreading and editing skills.
•Strong knowledge of AP style.
•Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment.
•Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and appropriate software programs.
•To think strategically and creatively.
•Ability to work with a team, have fun and love what you do.

You Will:
•Provide day-to-day account support for various agency clients.
•Assist with research and development of databases for various client and agency projects.
•Assist with writing and editing communications materials utilizing your knowledge of AP style.
•Assist with media relations efforts and on-site event participation.
•Continuously monitor current events and news in the public relations/communications field and clients’ industries.
•Assist teams with preparation of documents and other needs for client meetings and communications.
•Assist in new business projects by conducting news monitoring and research.

Interested? Check out www.offmadisonave.com and then send your resume to internships@offmadisonave.com. Please write “Summer PR Internship” in the subject line. No phone calls please.

City of Phoenix Mayor’s Office of Communications
Mayor Greg Stanton’s Communication office seeks intern for summer or fall. Unpaid, for course credit only.

Qualifications:
-Strong writing skills are preferred, with experience working/interning for a hard news publication like The State Press, Arizona Republic, etc.
-Strong social media skills
-Creativity: taking initiative to come up with forward-thinking ideas that take social media and PR to the next level
-Video and photo shooting skills (even with a phone) and ability to make simple video edits to post online are a plus
-Ability to take and follow directions, work under high-stress and pressure situations on deadline
Have a real desire to help the community and contribute to the economic future of Phoenix

Apply here:
http://www.myvolunteerphoenix.org/opportunities/1989

Contact:
Sarah Muench
Communication Director
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton
sarah.muench@phoenix.gov
(602) 262-7111o
(480) 577-9722c

Summer or Fall Radio Show Internship
MIX 96.9’s Mathew Blades is looking for interns! Do you like to wake up early? Ok, we know you don’t, but will you? We need motivated interns who are willing to learn all aspects of the radio business. Job duties will include, but are not limited to, posting content on the web, thinking of show topics, editing audio, searching for the latest local news, gossip and lifestyle stories. We work with our interns to help them develop skills in their chosen areas and network with staff and individuals in their professions.

If you are interested please contact Lindsay Lynch, Executive Producer of Mathew Blades. Lindsay@clearchannel.com

Summer or Fall Internship- Politics
Spencer Morgan For Congress- CD 5
Seek PR/Communications interns who will update Facebook pages and Twitter, place reminder calls to press and supporters, help organize events, assist with press releases, attend local events with candidate.

CONTACT:
Connie finneman
connie@morganforcongress.org
480-984-4342

Assadi Public Relations, Scottsdale
Seeking a PT/Intern Required: candidate must have previous intern experience. A last semester junior or senior to graduate in May required.
www.assadi.com
Seeking an intern ASAP. Need someone that is interested in learning about a variety of clients that our agency works with including Professional associations for women, financial services , new methods of lending and Middle East related issues. We require someone that works well under pressure, has an attention to detail, likes research and takes initiative. Need to be able to work with all the latest technology communication tools.

Send resumes to susan@assadi.com Serious candidates only!
Willing to pay a minimum hourly rate. Rate decided upon candidates experience and related skills.

James Cox Videography Internship at Channel 3- fall internship
If you’re a current junior or senior in college, intern in sunny Phoenix, Arizona at the local independent news station, KTVK-3TV. KTVK-3TV and The James Alan Cox Foundation for Student Photographers are committed to developing photojournalist interns from colleges and accredited universities.

All of our interns receive the benefit of being assigned a mentor. The mentor will provide a platform to develop skills and experience. Our mentors will provide a learning partnership with our interns, and teach them all there is to know about the fascinating world of television and development of photojournalism (video) skills. Program will include traditional television news photojournalism, editing, sports and more! This is a paid position (15 hours per week maximum schedule) and the student must be pre-approved for college credit. This Fall 2012 internship will run 15 weeks; August through mid-December.

Apply here. Deadline April 1:
http://www.jamesalancoxfoundation.org/internship-apply.php

Allied Integrated Marketing summer or fall internship
REQUIREMENTS
HOURS: MINIMUM 12 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: UNPAID (must register for course credit)

Intern will create movie promotions for various studios; organize and supervise advance screenings/special events; assist with press and publicity matters and office administrative duties. Student is required to use his/her own digital camera to take photos of events and promotions.

Student needs to be a motivated, creative self-starter with good phone skills, knowledge of college organizations and events and reliable transportation. Also needs to meet or come in ahead of all deadlines.

Duties include but are not limited to • Brainstorm and implement promotional campaign ideas including but not limited to, events, contests, stunts, etc. to generate excitement for film releases. • Write reports for agency regarding all promotions implemented and audience screening reactions. • Distribute screening passes and promotional items to target audience. • Cover evening screenings and events. • Interns will gain experience in creative process, working with press, dealing with public, handling minor conflict situations, event planning and many other aspects of the entertainment marketing industry.

CONTACT:
Aaron Marion
amarion@alliedim.com

Location: 7320 E. Butherus Suite 101
(just east of Scottsdale and Greenway) Scottsdale http://www.alliedim.com

AMERICAN LIVER FOUNDATION summer or fall internship
REQUIREMENTS
HOURS: MINIMUM 10 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: UNPAID

The American Liver Foundation (ALF) is proud to announce an exciting internship opportunity. Use your education to advance an important health care mission! Get your foot in the door. Rather than shuffle papers or make copies, work side-by-side with experts. You’ll enjoy the satisfaction of seeing your work make a difference while you gain valuable, real-world job experience. Position: The Communications Intern works directly with the Events Manager for the Division assisting with marketing and public relations projects. Staff Contact: Ashley Drew, Events Manager

Hours: Minimum 8-10 hours per week through semester. Prefer intern commit to at least three-hour blocks of time in office. Compensation: Unpaid Internship. Will work with intern to give copies of media placements.

Responsibilities: • Assist with marketing projects • Work with staff to create copy for website • Assist with publishing email blasts • Design/layout of brochures • Draft content for newsletters, press releases and articles • Pitch stories and placements to the media • Assist in placement of public service announcements • Perform other duties as required to meet the communications/fundraising needs of the American Liver Foundation • Manage social media accounts and postings Skills Needed: • Detail oriented • Creative, some graphic design experience helpful • Proficient in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Publisher • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • AP Style knowledge Application Instructions: Submit the following documents by e-mail. • Current resume and cover letter • Two writing samples (ex. Press Release, Newsletter, Marketing Piece, News Article) The American Liver Foundation The American Liver Foundation is the nation’s largest non-profit organization focused solely on promoting liver health and disease prevention. The American Liver Foundation achieves its mission in the fight against liver disease by funding scientific research, education for medical professionals, advocacy, information and support programs for patients and their families as well as public awareness campaigns about liver wellness and disease prevention. The mission of the American Liver Foundation is to facilitate, advocate and promote education, support and research for the prevention, treatment and cure of liver disease. Additional information can be found at http://www.liverfoundation.org.

Contact Information:
Ashley Drew Events Manager 602-953-1800 (o) 602-953-1806 (f) adrew@liverfoundation.org
Location: 4545 E. Shea Blvd, Ste. 164, Phoenix, AZ 85028

ASU GAMMAGE- fall internship
REQUIREMENTS
CLASS STANDING: Currently enrolled JR. + Only with at least oneprevious internship
HOURS: MINIMUM 15 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: PAID ($9.00/hr; must register for course credit)

Duties and Responsibilities:
– Writing press releases, research, updating and maintaining media lists, assembling clip books and press kits
– Providing support at special events on campus and Valley-wide.
– Helps create student based promotions and special events. Create resource materials for events and programs such as pre-show activities for Broadway and BEYOND performances. Maintain content for social media sites such as Facebook
– Work with ASU Gammage Ambassadors to promote shows on-campus and in the community
– Assist with administrative tasks including filing, phone calls, research and errand running. Must be professional, outgoing, willing to work hard and able to work some nights and weekends. Must be able to type and know MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint.

Qualifications: – Requires experience and proficiency using social media marketing tools, excellent communication, writing, multi-tasking and organizational skills. Creativity and flexibility and proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel are essential. Prior experience in a marketing/communication role desired but not required. Knowledge of and interest in the arts and theater a plus. Position will require lifting and carrying up to 50 pounds at any given time. Valid AZ Driver’s License required upon employment.

CONTACT: Dana McGuinness
dana.mcguinness@asu.edu
Location: 1200 S. Forest, Tempe

CITY OF PHOENIX PUBLIC INFORMATION – summer or fall
REQUIREMENTS
CLASS STANDING: Current JR+ ONLY
HOURS: MINIMUM 15 HRS/WEEK (over 3 days)
TYPE:UNPAID (Must register for course credit)

This intern will work with the city of Phoenix Public Information Officer who works with the city’s eight councilmembers. As needed, this intern will assist other Public Information Officers with various duties. This internship will expose students to challenging PR activities including: • Prepare news releases and media advisories for council events • Assist with the production of “On the Issues” television shows for each Councilmember – Brainstorm topics to feature on each show, book guests, prepare scripts, attend tapings. • Draft monthly columns for local newspapers (as needed) • Attend meetings (with councilmembers, PIO staff and city departments), as needed • Update websites for each councilmember/city departments • Develop ideas to gain exposure for each councilmember • Assist with media tracking and prepare TiVo clips, as requested

CONTACT: Michael Hammett
michael.hammett@phoenix.gov
LOCATION: 3rd Ave. & Washington, Phoenix

CITY OF TEMPE- fall internship
REQUIREMENTS
CLASS STANDING: Currently enrolled JR. + ONLY
HOURS: MINIMUM 15 HRS/WEEK
TYPE:UNPAID (Must register for course credit)

The City of Tempe is looking for a smart, talented and committed journalism student to help with communication and media relations during the fall semester. The intern will have the opportunity to work with a great communication team and get a behind-the-scenes look at how city government works. You would have the opportunity to: – Compile and write articles for the monthly city newsletter, Tempe Today, which is sent to all Tempe residents. – Prepare press releases for various city departments and events – Work with social media to promote city happenings such as council meetings, community gatherings and citywide events – Attend various weekly meetings with PIOs and city employees – Help promote events like Ironman Arizona and the Insight Bowl – Assist with local media at various events and press conferences This internship provides a great opportunity to build strong business relationships and develop a great portfolio of clips. It will also give you a chance to see what government is like, interact with residents and spend time working on events. City Hall is located near Mill Ave. and 5th St. in Tempe, conveniently near ASU and right off the light rail.

CONTACT: Nikki Ripley
nikki_ripley@tempe.gov
LOCATION: 31 E. 5th Street, Tempe

Clear Channel – Phoenix Cooks- Summer or fall internship
REQUIREMENTS
CLASS STANDING: Currently enrolled JR.+ ONLY
HOURS: MINIMUM 10 HRS/WEEK
TYPE:UNPAID (Must register for course credit)

Phoenix Cooks! is Arizona’s Premier Culinary Event presented by all eight of Phoenix’s Clear Channel radio stations. Approximately $1.5 million in supported promotional advertising, public relations and social media efforts over the summer months drive awareness and attendance to this one-of-a-kind event. The internship is an unpaid position designed to provide professional development opportunities to students looking to learn more about the special event and communication industries. The ideal candidate enjoys the Valley’s culinary scene, is passionate about special events, and interested in learning about radio industry.

Requirements for Consideration: o Current resume with cover letter o Must be completing internship for school credit o Two writing samples (ex. Press Release, Article, Marketing Piece, Research paper) o Availability to work over Labor Day weekend.

Responsibilities: Event Planning o Contact vendors and restaurants as needed to move event logistics forward. o Expected to attend a few planning meetings. o Communicate with sponsors regarding logistics and paperwork, as needed. o Assist in the development of signage, programs and other event collateral. o Assist Event Director with event elements including set-up, implementation, management and take down. Public Relations/Marketing o Work with staff to create content for and update the website. Assisting with email blasts and analytics. o Creating out the box ideas to garner media attention and drive ticket sales. o Scheduling and writing radio copy. o Assisting with promotional recaps for sponsors and clients. o Update media (broadcast, print and blog-based) contact list. Skills Needed: o Detail oriented o Creative, some graphic design experience helpful. PhotoShop experience a plus. o Proficient in MicrosoftWord, PowerPoint, Excel. o Great written and verbal communication skills o Ability to juggle multiple tasks at once and work in a fast-paces sales environment

CONTACT: Christina Bernardo
christinabernardo@clearchannel.com
4686 E. Van Buren Street #300, Phoenix

CLEAR CHANNEL PROMOTIONS summer or fall internship
REQUIREMENTS
CLASS STANDING: Currently enrolled JR.+ ONLY
HOURS: MINIMUM 15 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: UNPAID (Must register for course credit)

Do you love music? Can you multi-task? Do you want a career in radio marketing, promotions or community affairs? Are you looking to get your foot in the door but don’t know how? Be a Clear Channel Radio Intern! Clear Channel-Phoenix is looking for interns each school semester. Be ready to work, learn, and have FUN!

The Promotions Department Internship Program is an excellent opportunity for college students to gain invaluable experience within all aspects of radio. If you are an outgoing, energetic, dynamic, fun, enthusiastic, hard working, organized people person – the Promotions Department is your place!

Duties include interacting with listeners, assisting with station concerts and events, data entry, filing, internet research projects, and a host of other responsibilities. Some nights and weekends are required. Prospective candidate must be able to accommodate a varied and flexible schedule, which may include nights and weekend hours.

Reliable transportation a must. Upper classmen preferred. Good writing skills a must. Please send e-mail with your intern interests and college info to: vickifiorelli@clearchannel.com. 1) must be 18 years or older; 2) receive college credit by taking an internships class or work experience; 3) work a minimum of 15 hours per week (including weekends). This is an UNPAID INTERNSHIP for COLLEGE CREDIT ONLY.

CONTACT: Kimber Coonen
KIMBERCOONEN@CLEARCHANNEL.COM
4686 E. Van Buren Street #300, Phoenix

DAVID & SAM PR (S-3. F-3)
REQUIREMENTS
CLASS STANDING: OPEN
HOURS: MINIMUM 15 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: UNPAID

The goal of DSPR’s training program is to get our trainees familiar with all aspects of the PR/Advertising/Marketing world while supporting our studio’s daily needs. Trainees works closely with our Client Services Managers, Associates and the studio’s Founders. The difference between a trainee and an intern is that we strongly believe that trainees should be given the opportunity to do more substantial work than the typical intern.

While you still will be expected to perform some of those traditional duties, answering phones, running errands etc, the reward for hard work and a good attitude is the opportunity to compile media lists, participate in community outreach, conduct account research, draft press releases and media advisories, pitch stories to reporters and producers, participate in brainstorming sessions and attend client meetings. Those trainees who excel are also assigned to entry level accounts and allowed to manage projects and client initiatives with close supervision by the full time team. You are expected to honor your commitments and deliver high quality work on deadline. DSPR trainee alumni are currently working at agencies and companies all around the country. We will help you with your resume, cover letters and networking skills. You are joining our family and will reap the benefits of such as you start your career.

David and Sam PR offers clients the creative vision to stand out in today’s cluttered business jungle. Dedicated to a strategic, modern-day interpretation of public relations, marketing and advertising, David and Sam PR unleashes the Gorilla residing within brands and companies. The studio’s team philosophy and commitment to the community fosters a distinctly creative culture and features one of the industry’s most innovative training programs.

CONTACT lauren@davidandsampr.com
Location: 2410 E. Osborn, Phoenix

EmpowHER summer or fall internship
REQUIREMENTS
Must own a laptop.
HOURS: MINIMUM 15 HRS/WEEK
TYPE:UNPAID

Marketing Communications Internship
We are seeking ambitious, detail-oriented, well-spoken students hoping to gain experience in Public Relations, Communications, Marketing and related fields. EmpowHER’s Marketing Communications Intern will work with the Marketing team to manage projects and campaigns supporting the Company and assist in Public Relations-related duties, including developing and managing lists, managing and monitoring social media platforms, managing files, conducting research and serve as back-up to coordinator for various press-related efforts. Must have excellent writing, project management and organizational skills. The individual should be able to meet deadlines, work independently and have a strong written and verbal communication skills and exceptional proofreading skills.

Responsibilities: • Assist with copy needs, including web site copy audit, editing and proofreading selected materials and updating messaging documentation; • Manage deadlines, deliverables and files for partner programs; • Work with marketing and public relations teams in campaign development and execution; • Assist with scheduling and writing social media posts; • Monitor, manage and engage in social media conversations around the EmpowHER brand; • Assist in providing monthly dashboard reports on social media KPI’s; • Research and report on emerging social media technologies and advancements. Requirements: • Have the ability to work 15-20 hours per week; • Must be familiar with Internet and social marketing tools; • Strong written and verbal communication skills; • Proficient in Microsoft applications (Excel, PowerPoint); • Must own a laptop.

CONTACT: Hallie Kenney
kkenney@empowher.com
Location: 4747 N. Scottsdale Rd. C-1003
Scottsdale

PHOENIX 11 SOCIAL MEDIA- summer or fall internship
REQUIREMENTS
HOURS: MINIMUM 12 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: UNPAID

PHX11 is a local cable television station delivering news and information about the city of Phoenix, cablecast on Cox Communication and on the web at phoenix.gov/11. The Social Media Intern will push PHX11 content to multiple social media networks, keeping PHX11 active as participant in Social Media dialogue. PHX11 plans to engage in all facets of Social Media.

Additional duties and opportunities include:
Enterprising ideas relating to social media
Developing content & editorial calendar
Using Final Cut Pro – compressing video for web
Updating Flash web pages – Oracle CMS
Assisting on video shoots – on location & studio production

Schedule:
Flexible. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday

Requirements:
Valid driver’s license and completing a background check.

CONTACT: Marvin Palmer Marvin.Palmer@asu.edu
LOCATION: 140 N. 3rd Ave., PHX

Knoodle- summer or fall internship
REQUIREMENTS
CLASS STANDING: Currently enrolled JR. + Only
HOURS: MINIMUM 20 HRS/WEEK
TYPE:Stipend $500 upon successful completion of internship

knoodle, a Phoenix-based, full-service public relations and advertising agency is seeking brainy interns to help build the buzz. To get people talking about our clients and their products and services, candidates should demonstrate the following qualities (or have a burning desire to learn these skills):

oProficient writing skills and research capabilities
oAbility to create compelling press releases
oProficiency at putting together pitch lists of reporters; sending out press releases; and following up with phone calls to reporters to pitch the release to them
oEfficient skills in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
oAbility to track and organize all articles that have ran, or been posted online for the clients in an Excel program
oAbility to creatively brainstorm ideas for new stories, or angles for clients
oProfessional attitude and work ethic
oUnderstanding of social media
oAbility to have fun, too ☺

knoodle PR interns get a look at what life is like at an agency. They will work on various accounts and help take ownership of them. This is not a “get coffee” type of position. Past interns will attest it is work, lots of writing, lots of pitching and other tasks that help them decide what they want to do after graduation.

CONTACT: Tom Hermann
tomh@useyourknoodle.com
LOCATION 4450 N. 12th Street #120, Phoenix

Phoenix Convention Center PR Internship summer or fall internship
REQUIREMENTS
CLASS STANDING: JR. or SR. WITH PREVIOUS INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE PREFERRED; WILL CONSIDER
SOPHOMORES W/PREVIOUS INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE ONLY
HOURS: MINIMUM 12 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: UNPAID

The Phoenix Convention Center seeks two PR interns to assist w/ internal and external communications. The interns will assist with creating content for the company website and social media and advertising campaigns. The interns will also draft news releases, fact sheets and newsletter articles and provide support for media events at the facility. To apply, submit a resume with two writing samples. For more information, contact Cynthia Weaver at cynthia.weaver@phoenix.gov

CONTACT:
Cynthia Weaver
cynthia.weaver@phoenix.gov
Location: 100 N. 3rd Street, Phoenix

ZION & ZION summer or fall
REQUIREMENTS
CLASS STANDING: JR+ ONLY
HOURS: MINIMUM 20 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: PAID ($8/hr.)

Public Relations and Social Media Intern Job Description. Zion & Zion is Phoenix’s leading full service marketing, advertising, public relations and social media firm. We currently hold Number One PR Firm in the Phoenix Business Journal Book of Lists, Number Three Ad Agency in Ranking Arizona and Number One Social Media Firm in Arizona Foothills Magazine. We were also in the top 5 for Best Places to Work for the Phoenix Business Journal. We take pride on the highly creative and innovative aspects of our capabilities, all the while incorporating the analytics and business strategy to ensure our clients’ success. Our agency provides marketing strategy, advertising, public relations, graphic design and web development.

Located at 464 S. Farmer Ave Suite 105 Tempe, we are within walking distance from ASU. Zion & Zion is currently accepting resumes for the position of Public Relations and Social Media Intern. If hired, this position would require at least 24 hours a week (3 days) and your enrollment in a University with a degree being pursued in Journalism & Mass Communications focused on public relations.

Duties would include tracking media hits, drafting releases, producing and issuing media alerts, creating social media campaigns, implementing client social media accounts, creating fact sheets and media kits, producing client meeting summaries, attending client meetings, compiling media research and targeted media lists for clients and other miscellaneous public relations tasks. We are looking to hire someone who is hungry to learn about this industry, who can provide innovative, strategic and creative ideas and can work independently. You should also be current with events and news and have strong writing skills. Please note that this position is paid and you will gain firsthand knowledge and opportunities to build your portfolio.

Please send your resume to ashley@zionandzion.com

CONTACT: Ashley Oakes
ashley@zionandzion.com
LOCATION:
464 S. Farmer Ave. #105
Tempe, AZ 85281

SCHOLARSHIPS & FELLOWSHIPS

Communications Fellowship
Andrei Cherny’s congressional campaign is accepting applications for Communications Fellows to participate in its Summer Fellows Program. This is an exciting opportunity for Cronkite students to participate in one of the top Democratic congressional campaigns in the country.

Communications Fellows will work directly with the Campaign Manager and Communications Director to draft press releases, op-eds, campaign e-mails, as well as content for the campaign Web site and social media accounts. Fellows will also have the opportunity to learn about and experience every aspect of the campaign. Candidates should be strong writers who are able to work well on deadline, and familiarity with AP style is a plus.

To Apply
Send a current resume and a writing sample to Doug Mings at doug@andreiforarizona.com.
For questions, please call (480) 628-2481.

About Andrei Cherny
Andrei Cherny is the son of immigrants who worked their way into the middle class. A former speechwriter in the Clinton White House, Cherny is a nationally recognized economic policy expert who co-authored then-Sen. Barack Obama’s 2008 campaign book, Change We Can Believe In. He is a former prosecutor and U.S. Navy Reserve officer. Andrei is running for Congress to save our trampled middle class and in Congress, will focus on rebuilding the ladder of opportunity, holding Wall Street accountable, and making Arizona “the Solar State.”

TEMPE SCHOOL DISTRICT – fall internship
REQUIREMENTS
HOURS: MINIMUM 10 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: UNPAID

Public Relations – Conduct daily communication audits, assist editing weekly district-wide article, and provide marketing support through departmental projects; Internal Communications – Write articles and take photos for bi-weekly publication; Write articles for employee intranet; Website – Write and publish articles about our schools and district for our website. Take photos and videos, write photo captions, edit videos, and publish photos and videos to our website. Pitch story ideas, conduct research and interviews, and review/edit web pages; Media Relations – Assist TV, newspaper, and website journalists during media visits to our schools; Write articles and take photos for local publications; Community Relations/Public Information – Assist Public Information Coordinator with requests for public information from community, as needed; Event Planning – Work with a PR Specialist to plan and execute the district’s PR impact at an annual local fair.

Contact: Monica Allread
mallread@tempeschools.org
Location: 3205 S. Rural, Tempe

Marketing Intern/Admin Summer
I. Company Overview:
Multivista is a visionary construction technology firm that delivers total asset visibility for construction projects. Multivista provides inspection-grade digital photography linked directly to architectural drawings by date and location, as well as video and webcam services to document a project’s “As-Delivered” dynamic and live events.

Our state-of-the-art indexing and navigation system is combined with inspection-grade digital photography designed to capture actual conditions throughout construction and at critical milestones.

Multivista is a “first-to-market” service that combines its proprietary software and technology platform with proprietary on-site field methodologies to effectively deliver an entirely new trade to the construction industry.

Multivista is in its ninth year of operations and is currently operating in approximately 40 major metropolitan areas in the U.S. and Canada with continuing and rapid growth. In 2011, Multivista was awarded over 250,000,000 square feet of projects!

II. Position Available:
Multivista is seeking an up-and-coming Marketing Intern to assist their corporate marketing team at U.S. Headquarters in Phoenix, AZ. The successful candidate will report to the Senior Marketing Team. The primary area of responsibility will be to support the Senior Marketing Team while enhancing skills related to marketing, advertising and promotion.If you have an interest in the field of marketing/communications, are a multi-tasker with knack for detail, and you thrive in a fast-paced environment – this is the job for you!

Skills Required:
-Excellent verbal and written communications skills
-Ability to juggle multiple tasks and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
-Be able to work as a team as well as succeed on individual projects
-Excellent time management skills
-Ambition, strong work ethic, and open to new ideas
-Self-started with results-driven personality
-Well-organized, analytical, creative, decisive and resistant to stress.
-Strong Microsoft Office skills: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Skills Preferred:
-Familiarity with blogging (WordPress) and social networking sites including Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Google+
-Marketing, graphic design/web background (HTML familiarity) a plus, but not required

General Responsibilities:
-Report to work on time
-Assist with maintenance of social networking sites including Facebook, Google+, Twitter, and LinkedIn and the company blog
-Assist with organization of company information, including photographs and data (organizing excel lists, including database cleansing, list scrubbing, data completion, etc.)
-Assist with and perform any other duties as needed by Senior Marketing Team

Compensation:
$10/hr

Hours:
15-20 hours per week. Typically 3 days per week. Schedule negotiable.

Please email resume to internships@multivista.com. No phone calls please.

The McRae Agency, a full-service public relations firm
Position: Public relations/marketing communications intern

Job Description: This is not an internship full of administrative tasks. It is very high-level work, as internships go. Duties will include writing, building media lists, creative brainstorming, social media work and many other items. May have an opportunity to work with Trends Magazine, as well.
Requirements: Good writing skills and great attitude are a must. Willingness to learn. Quick learner a bonus. Minimum three-month commitment; 12 to 15 hours per week.

Experience: None necessary.
Education: Prefer degrees in either PR, marketing, communication or journalism.

How to Apply: Send cover letter and resume to beth@mcraeagency.com
Additional Information: Non-paid, but school credit may be available to students. Excellent way to build a resume and portfolio.

Contact Information:
Beth McRae
480.990.0282
beth@mcraeagency.com
www.mcraeagency.com

PART-TIME JOBS or VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Fox Sports Arizona Camera Operator
Fox Sports Arizona is looking for some part time help in April and May. The need people to run cameras during live webcasts of ASU athletics. Ideally, these people will have some experience with field camera work. If you’d like more information or want to apply, please contact Kelly Hotzfeld at: Kelly.Hotzfeld@Foxsports.net

Arizona Highways Magazine
Arizona Highways Magazine needs a student to work on an organizational project while making some extra cash. 10-12 hours/week. $7.25/hour

Brief description of duties:
1.Sort through back issues of Arizona Highways Magazine, putting the inventory in chronological order and creating a written inventory of the number of copies by issue.
2.Move boxes of magazines a short distance into a central sorting area. The individual boxes are not heavy, but there are is a significant quantity involved.
3.Work with management to develop a policy regarding the number of copies to be permanently filed and to determine the disposition of extra copies.

Address is 2039 W. Lewis Avenue in Phoenix, 85009

CONTACT:
Michael Bianchi
mbianci@azdot.org

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