Opportunities 6.11.16

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Rapid Resume Review
Be confident that your resume clearly represents your experience and skills on paper. Bring your resume for a one-on-one session with a career advisor and learn important strategies you can apply.

July 14 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Downtown Phoenix campus- Post Office Building

Summer Career Fair
ASU Career Services will hold a summer career fair on July 18 from 2:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. on the Tempe campus. Memorial Union second floor. Click for more information.

INTERNSHIPS

Summer 2016- Signal Multimedia in Santa Clarita, California
Students will apply basic and advanced principles involved in electronic news gathering by way of broadcast/video style storytelling as well as online/print publications. The internship will cover the third largest city in the LA metro area. Check out the website

Contact: Austin Dave

Summer or Fall 2016 -Hiring Fashion Assistant Intern
Are you a classy fashionista interested in the fashion television business? Learn the ropes from a pro with 10+ years in the biz! Shadow a professional TV Host/Fashion Stylist each week! Pull clothes! Style models! Go behind the scenes of a major television station! Internship available for a student/former student who is hungry to listen and learn. This is an Independent Contractor position.

No prior television experience necessary. Must have a PASSION for FASHION! Ideal candidate can be male or female. Available every Thursday all day. 1 year commitment. Additional days and weekends as needed. Must be social media savvy! Current driver’s license mandatory with clean driving record. Able to lift 5-10lbs. Social & Friendly. Responsible. Punctual. Courteous. Fashionable and FUN!

Please email picture/resume

StayClassyTV
lisa@stayclassytv.com

Summer 2016 DESERT BOTANICAL GARDEN
REQUIREMENTS
CLASS STANDING: JR+ Only
HOURS: MINIMUM 15 HRS/WEEK (Two full work days/week)
TYPE: UNPAID

The marketing intern will work with the marketing department at Desert Botanical Garden as a brand journalist to curate stories of the Garden – research, conservation, exhibition, education and events – through multi-media packages. This position would work closely with Garden staff to deliver the stories for blogs, articles, on video, and for social media and email. We are looking for a digitally savvy intern to produce story packages that include interviews, written articles, videos, still photography and infographics for use in print, the web, blog posts, social media and email communications. The intern will contribute to and follow an editorial calendar.

CONTACT: Lori Hoke
1201 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix, AZ 85008

Summer or Fall 2016- AZ Big Media
REQUIREMENTS
CLASS STANDING: Freshman to Graduate Student
HOURS: MINIMUM 10 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: UNPAID

Interns report and write stories that are published in the print editions of Az Business, AZRE and Experience AZ magazines. Interns also report and write stories that are published on our news website.

Contact: Michael Gossie
Location: 3101 N. Central Ave. Suite 1070, Phoenix

Summer 2016 Passport Health Digital Communications Internship-Scottsdale- PAID
We are looking for an enthusiastic and proactive individual to support our digital communications work. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person to gainwork experience in a busy and dynamic communications department in a well-respected healthcare company.
You will help write, edit and produce content for Passport Health’s website and
media channels. You will also help monitor and evaluate the company’s digital communications and assist with tasks to support our business development team.

The ideal candidate is organized, enthusiastic and has a demonstrated interest in digital communications. You will need to use a number of different software packages as part of this job – to, for example, update the Passport Health website and do basic photo editing – so you must be familiar with industry standard platforms, willing to work with new technologies and able to learn new skills quickly.

Above all, the ideal candidate must be motivated, adaptable and have outstanding written and verbal communication skills. We expect you to work hard to support the team, but we also see this as a developmental role: we want you to contribute ideas and to give you a varied role that will allow you to develop your skills across multiple business areas.

You’ll be part of a friendly communications team and a member of a busy office, made up of a various teams working together to accomplish shared goals.

Job responsibilities will vary, so you will need to be flexible and willing to take on a range of tasks.
1. Digital marketing:
To help increase the numbers of people who access Passport Health’s websites by:
– Writingblogpostsforuseonvariouswebsites
– Writingnewanduniquecontentaboutvarioushealthtopics – Assistinginotherwritingdutiesasrequested
2. Social media:
To assist in keeping our social media presence up-to-date and engaging by:
– HelpingkeepoursocialmediapresenceonTwitter,Facebook,LinkedInand other platforms up to date and engaging
– Assistingwithsocialmediamonitoringandanalysis
3. Website updates:
To assist the digital communications team by:
– Checkingwebcontent,suchaspressreleasesandeventspagesonthewebsite – CarryingoutbasiceditingofimagesforthewebsiteusingAdobePhotoshop
– Updatingourwebsiteusingourcontentmanagementsystem
– Postingblogpostsandotherpagestoourwebsite
3. General communications assistance
To support wider communications activity across the Passport Health network and with media when required. This may include helping with exhibitions, corporate events, press releases, and supporting the digital marketing team
social
Candidate Specifications:

Required:
o Evidence of completed journalism, communications, marketing or
other relevant courses.
o Excellent writing skills – able to write in concise, error-free English o Strong communication and interpersonal skills – able to articulate
clearly verbally and in writing to a variety of people at all levels o Good attention to detail
o Conversant in, and enthusiastic about, using social media platforms
o Demonstrated interest in digital media
o Ability to work well as a part of a team, but also able to work independently
o Motivated, pro-active, well-organized, reliable and willing to work flexibly
o Able to use Microsoft Office programs, in particular Word and Excel o Strong administrative skills with a methodical approach to handling
tasks and meeting deadlines.

Preferred:
o Basic knowledge of HTML and experience with using content
management systems
o Experience with the following software would be a bonus, but, if not, we
are happy to teach you how to use them: Adobe Creative Suite (esp.
Photoshop, Illustrator and Audition)
o Experience with design programs like InDesign, Illustrator and/or
Visual Studio
o Experience with working on digital communications (social media or
blog posts) for an organization or campaign, either in a voluntary or paid capacity

To Apply:
Please submit the following: o Resume
o Cover Letter (tell us what interests you most about Passport Health and this role)
o Three (3) writing samples

Contact: Will Sowards

Summer 2016- Gilbert-based FloodStream Internship
Assisting in production of professional soccer matches and other broadcast / webcast video content. Interns will assist with load-in, setup, strike and load-out of broadcast equipment and cables. During broadcasts, interns will shadow professional crew, and learn operation of equipment that may include cameras, switchers, instant replay systems, audio mixers and hardware, recorders and more. During sports productions, interns may be charged with spotting and/or assisting director, producer and graphics / replay operators.

Contact: Joseph Pashley

Summer or Fall 2016 -Release the Fear Marketing Internship
At Release the Fear Marketing intern(s) will not be getting coffee or filing documents (unless they want coffee or need to file their own documents). Our intern will be elbow deep in planning and execution, and gaining valuable, measurable, relatable, real world experience.

Working directly with the head of Marketing, they will have the opportunity to be integral in building the elements of a campaign from the ground up, beginning with brand development, strategy, logo design, key messaging, collateral design, and copywriting. Next will be identifying market and marketing channels and development of targeted campaigns by channel, key promotions designed to reach target markets effectively and persuasively. Building media relationships, developing and executing media buys, and using their creative savvy to leverage cross promotional media promotions with smart partners.

They will work in tandem with several departments like sales and PR/social media to ensure each has the elements and collateral they need to be successful, while maintaining brand consistency.

PR/Social Media Intern
The PR/Social media interns will have a solid understanding of PR principals, how to write effective press releases, who to send them to, how to follow up, and how to build successful relationships with the media, key editors, writers, bloggers, and community influencers, with the goal of heightening our organization’s visibility and voice in the community. You know how to leverage our strengths to land our unfair share of positive unpaid media exposure!

The interns will also have a solid working knowledge of the various platforms, including but not limited to: Facebook, Twitter, IG, Snapchat and Periscope. They will be responsible for messaging in keeping with marketing initiatives, building social media followers and creating an environment of active and open dialog between followers and the organization.

The interns will work in tandem with the marketing department at all times, ensuring consistency and continuity of messaging.

Contact: Robert Miley

Summer or Fall 2016- Green Living Magazine
REQUIREMENTS
CLASS STANDING: Freshman- Graduate Student
HOURS: MINIMUM 10-20 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: UNPAID

Green Living magazine, Arizona’s only premiere eco-conscious lifestyle magazine, is looking for energetic writing and research interns. This is a great opportunity to get published and break into the green media market! This position is an unpaid internship but can count towards school credit.

The Job:
• Work directly with the Associate Editor and writers
• Gather content for beats in the magazine
• Write feature articles to be published in the magazine and online
• Write blogs and blurbs for social media and online
• Research future content
• Build library of content on all topics relating to green
• Attend and help work booths at various events to promote the magazine and its message

Qualifications:
• Writing and editing skills
• Research-oriented
• Must have laptop and smartphone

Contact: Amanda Harvey
Location: 7575 E. Redfield Rd. suite 219, Scottsdale

Summer or Fall 2016- Phoenix Magazine – Photo
REQUIREMENTS
CLASS STANDING: Freshman to Graduate Student
Required: Own transportation, a digital camera and a portfolio of their best work (10 or so images);
Must have access to a DSLR camera and photography experience and a means transportation

HOURS: MINIMUM 10 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: UNPAID

We will be interviewing for two interns, a Photography intern and a Digital Publishing intern. The Photography intern will work out in the field on various photography assignments, as needed. Proficient photography skills and owning a DSLR camera, and a reliable means of transportation is a must for this position.

The Digital Publishing intern will work within the PHOENIX magazine office 2x a week and help with video editing, production of online editions and other digital products. This will require knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro, a high comfort level for using online technologies (we will teach how to use these programs) and a fine attention to detail.

CONTACT: Mirelle Inglefield
Location: 15169 N. Scottsdale Rd., Ste. 310

Fall 2016- Higley Unified School District PR Internship- PAID

REQUIREMENTS
CLASS STANDING: Enrolled JR+ Fall 2016
HOURS: MINIMUM 15 HRS/WEEK (at least two full days/week) with possible increase in hours as needed (no more than 20 hours a week)
TYPE: PAID $10/HR (Must register for course credit)

Higley Unified School District public relations intern(s) will assume varied duties and projects in community relations, social media, employee communications and marketing communication.

Duties include, but are not be limited to: • Writing, editing and proofreading internal and external communication • Story writing for website posting • Creating and maintaining measurement and database information • Social media proficiency – all channels • PowerPoint • Researching selected topics (e.g. media lists, event costs, community relations issues) for proposals and program implementation • Program and event planning and implementation assistance • Updating websites • Fulfilling other programmatic and administrative functions as required • Responding to internal and external requests for information • Dedication to student and employee privacy required • Must be able to pass district background check • Outgoing, with excellent customer service and presentation skills

Contact: michelle.reese@husd.org
Location: 2935 S. Recker Road, Gilbert, 85295

Fall 2016- Arizona Foothills Magazine
REQUIREMENTS
CLASS STANDING: JR+
HOURS: MINIMUM 10 HRS/WEEK
TYPE: UNPAID
This internship gives students great hands-on experience in content creation for a local luxury lifestyle publication. Tasks involved include (but are not limited to):
– Writing for AZFoothills.com with a focus on the Best of Our Valley section
– Content collaborations with Valley-based tastemakers, trendsetters, and favorites
– Social media content creation and management
– Optional participation in special events related to Arizona Foothills
– Students with photography and/or video skills in addition to writing will be considered for special projects
portfolio clips available.

Contact: Karah Van Kammen
Location: 8132 N. 87th Place, Scottsdale, AZ 85258

SCHOLARSHIPS AND FELLOWSHIPS

Cronkite-Zocalo Fellowship in Santa Monica- Paid
The Cronkite School is accepting applications for student fellowships in sustainability journalism with Zócalo Public Square at ASU’s new Santa Monica., Calif., bureau.

The fellowship will be offered in the fall 2016 semester with students working out of the new Cronkite School bureau in Santa Monica. Fellows will work up to 40 hours a week for $10 an hour, producing content for the Zócalo website and its media partners, and assisting with Zocalo’s public events. Students also may apply to receive Cronkite internship credit for the fellowship. Students will be responsible for arranging their own housing. The Cronkite School will cover the cost of travel to and from Santa Monica.

Zócalo Public Square, a project of the Center for Social Cohesion at Arizona State University, is a not-for-profit Ideas Exchange that seeks to engage a new, young and diverse generation in the public square through a blend of live events and humanities journalism. It partners with educational, cultural and philanthropic institutions to present free, non-partisan public events and conferences in cities across the U.S. and beyond and to publish original daily journalism that is distributed to more than 100 media outlets nationwide.

Fellows may be graduate or undergraduate Cronkite students with an interest in sustainability, energy, the environment and related fields. Duties include generating story ideas, identifying and working with Zocalo contributors (who include journalists, scholars and non-writers), writing and editing articles for the website, working with media syndicate partners, building audiences for journalism and events through social and other media, and assisting with the planning and execution of public discussions and lectures on current affairs topics. Fellows will work with a small staff of writers and editors who produce new content daily for the website and its media partners and who solicit contributions from diverse people whose voices would otherwise go unheard. Strong editing skills are a must as are curiosity and energy. The successful applicant will be able to generate story ideas off the news that provide a different perspective on current topics and write and edit for voice. Some evening work is required. Fellows may have the opportunity to travel to Zócalo events in California and around the country. A car is not required but is suggested.

To apply for fall 2016, send a resume and a statement of interest to: Cronkite Director of Career Services Mike Wong at mike.wong@asu.edu. by July 1.

PART-TIME JOBS or VOLUNTEER POSITIONS

Freelance Photographers- ASU Cronkite School
Job #23403BR
Apply by 3pm June 17
Pays $35-$150 per assignment
Read the full description and application instructions at https://students.asu.edu/employment/search

Seeking a Hostess Emcee
Major Business Event in Phoenix is looking for a student to be the face and hostess emcee of loopthinkLIVE during the event. This will be an event with 400 execs from around the country/world in downtown Phoenix in January 2017 and the planning and promotion has already begun. Auditions will be held be in early Fall and the event will begin taping pre-roll promo stuff in late September with the main commitment being January 15-18 2017. Interested? Send a resume and headshot to cronkitecareerservices@asu.edu by July 11.

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