B2 Communications seeks interns – paid

B2 Communications moves quickly and efficiently, and requires its interns to complete high-quality work, juggle multiple tasks, follow through on projects and meet deadlines. B2 interns work closely with B2’s staff and principals, receiving coaching, guidance and help throughout the internship period.
Description of Common Internship Tasks: • Support current projects involving writing, editing, researching and reporting • Research relevant media contacts through Cision and other outlets • Assist with writing media materials and other communication projects • Compile databases of clients’ media placements and monthly reports using BurrellesLuce • Reports directly to Account Executive and Senior Account Executive with additional direction from agency principals
Qualifications: • Must have excellent writing and organizational skills • Must have strong attention to detail • Must be a junior or senior, or a recent graduate, seeking a degree in public relations, journalism, communications, marketing or a related field • Understanding of Cision and BurrellesLuce (or similar programs) a plus • Involvement with PRSSA or PRSA preferred • Must have solid grasp of key computer applications (i.e. Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and social media
Time Commitment: • Available for a minimum of 16 hours per week • Preferably 2 to 3 full days per week

Compensation: • $10 per hour • Can apply toward credit, if university or college allows

How to Apply: Email your resume and 2-3 writing samples to Alana Siceloff at internship@b2communications.com.

About B2 Communications: B2 Communications, located in downtown St. Petersburg, focuses on raising the visibility of our clients through strategic messaging, media relations, social media, and leveraging of community and industry involvements. We are also experts in media training, crisis communications, and creation of quality content for such channels as websites, brochures, and guest columns.

Our clients range from banking and law to real estate, health care, and tourism. No matter the type of client, we take a targeted approach designed to reach the people who can help the client’s business. For more information, visit http://www.b2communications.com/.

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Moffitt Cancer Center seeks PR intern

Do you love writing? Do you like to have fun? Do you want to join a creative, dynamic team that’s making a difference in the fight against cancer? If you answered yes, you may be the next intern in Public Relations & Strategic Communication Department at Moffitt Cancer Center.
Work Responsibilities and Projects:
Media
 Draft basic public relations materials including, news releases, media alerts, fact
 sheets, appeal letters, and other materials as directed
 Meet with faculty to discuss and develop proactive pitching ideas
 Create reports on media coverage
 Send newsworthy items to appropriate Moffitt physicians, researchers, administrators and staff
 Coordinate logistics for video and photo shoots
 Compile and update media contact databases

Publications
 Research and draft articles for Moffitt publications
 Develop social media content to promote Moffitt publications

Digital Media
 Update MOFFITT.org website
 Monitor and engage in Moffitt’s social media outlets (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest)
 Assist with video shoots

Community Relations
 Assist with the promotion of community relations outreach and events
 Support the development and execution of community relations events

Apply Now
This unpaid internship (approximately 20 hours per week) is open to college students.

Applicants
should have completed coursework in public relations, journalism and/or communications. Prior internships in public relations or journalism are a plus. Please email your résumé, cover letter and writing samples to:
Kim Polacek, APR, CPRC
Senior Public Relations Account Coordinator
Moffitt Cancer Center
Kim.Polacek@Moffitt.org
813-745-7408
Deadline
Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018

Intern needed at United Cities Productions/Genesis Communications

About United Cities:
United Cities Productions is a modern media company designed to help marketers
enhance their brand in the digital age. We believe in full media integration with a focus
on content marketing to help generate leads for our customers.
United Cities was created to design digital, traditional and social media content for any
company interested in growing it’s marketing and ranking through assistance with
content specifically designed for their brand. Some of our partners include News Talk
Florida, Sports Talk Florida, Poynter Institute, Westwood One, the Miami Marlins, the
Jacksonville Jaguars, the University of South Florida, the University of Miami, Erik
Kuselias, Inc., the St. Petersburg Bowl among many other leading Florida partners and
marketers.
Job Description
-Radio Broadcasting Opportunities including podcast productions
-Content Writing
-Events –Opportunities to work at events such as Lightning games, USF games, and any other events
where we have partnerships
-Office/Clerical – Working in our Westshore office getting exposure into some of our systems and more of an operational view of how things run in the business.
-Digital Media opportunities including website design and marketing
We are looking for those of you who are very excited, as well as serious, about getting into this industry and learning everything!
Having an internship with our company would give you a lot of insight into the Radio industry on many different levels. We are very open to ideas with our internship program, and if you have things you want to learn, and ways you want to implement your creativity, that is welcomed here. We are passionate about what we do day in and day out, and we want to share that with you!
*If you are interested in learning more, and possibly having an opportunity with us, please complete the information below and send to Kristihickman@unitedcitiespro.com. Feel free to call me as well @ 402-730-7972
**This is not a paid internship**
Name:
Background/Bio:
Grade Level:
Major/Minor:
Main Interest in this industry:
Goal of what you want to get out of an internship with us:
Ultimate goal as far as job/career path goes:
Why we should pick you as an intern for us:

Focus Magazine seeks interns (paid)

FOCUS Magazine is a monthly lifestyle print publication serving all of Plant City and eastern Hillsborough County. Closing in on our 20th anniversary, FOCUS Magazine continues to provide positive community content to the residents of Plant City.
Currently, FOCUS Magazine is offering paid internships to provide up-and-coming media professionals with publication and/or multimedia opportunities.

Internships are available in the following positions:
> Writer
> Media Intern/Host of FOCUS TV, a weekly video segment highlighting personal interviews, community events, etc. The host of FOCUS TV will serve as a face of the publication to the community.
Writer responsibilities:
• Writers will conduct interviews, gather information
and research, and produce written articles for each
monthly publication. Each article will range in word
count from 350- 2400 words.
• Writers will also take photos for each
assignment to supplement written work.
• Writers will work closely with the Managing Editor to
receive and submit assignments, connect with
community leaders and event organizers.
Writer Internship Requirements:
• Each candidate must submit a résumé, application,
and writing sample
• Candidates must have knowledge of AP Style
Writing
Media Intern responsibilities:
• Media interns will conduct interviews, gather
information and research, and produce written
articles for each monthly publication. Each article
will range in word count from 350- 2400 words.
• Media Interns will also take photos for each
assignment to supplement written work.
• Writers will work closely with the Managing Editor to
receive and submit assignments, connect with
community leaders and event organizers.
Media Intern/Broadcast Host Requirements:
• Each candidate must submit a résumé, application,
writing sample and sample video footage.
• Candidates must have knowledge of AP Style
Writing
• Media Interns must have knowledge in video
editing.

Contact:

American Heart Association Communications Internship

The American Heart Association Tampa Bay senior communications director is seeking an intern for the fall 2018 semester. This internship is a great learning experience for students looking for employment in public relations, marketing or community relations.
About the American Heart Association
Founded in 1924, the American Heart Association is the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary health organization with a mission to be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives. To help prevent, treat and defeat these diseases, we fund cutting-edge research, conduct lifesaving public and professional educational programs, and advocate to protect public health.
Description of primary duties
• Create social media content for Facebook, Instagram and Twitter
• Create promotional materials for local events
• Coordinate resources for local events
• Attend events and assist the communications director with social media duties
• Attend interviews at local media outlets
• Write blog posts about heart health
• Copy writing
• Run nearby errands (stores and media outlets) to drop off and pick up communications
materials
• Create colorful ROI documents to present to media sponsors
Qualifications
• Strong writer
• Social media savvy
• Proficient in Microsoft Office
• Outgoing, hardworking, punctual
Please email resumes to Lily Conrad: lily.conrad@heart

USF Health Development & Alumni Relations seeks communications/marketing and donor relations interns

https://hscweb3.hsc.usf.edu/giving/open-positions/

The USF Health Development and Alumni Relations office works to engage our community and inspire investment that will advance the future of health. We provide fundraising support for the colleges of medicine, nursing, public health and pharmacy, as well as USF Health institutes and the clinical practice. We develop and execute programs that cultivate increasingly rich relationships with USF Health alumni and donors through events, communications, stewardship, and personal outreach.


Communications & Marketing Intern

This semester-long internship is designed for students who have demonstrated their communication skills through classroom and volunteer experience and are ready to build their portfolios in a professional environment. Working within the communications team, interns need to be able to take direction, work independently and collaboratively, ask questions for clarification when necessary, and remain open to constructive feedback to take your skills to the next level. Attire is business casual when in the office (collared shirts and no jeans/shorts) and business professional for events or meetings with leadership. Our office is located on the north side of Fletcher Ave. near Magnolia Ave., so parking is free and always available. We appreciate that your education takes priority, so we will work around your class and exam schedule as needed. Beyond your direct responsibilities, you will be invited to project meetings to observe how communication plans are developed and implemented.

Responsibilities

  • Write profiles of alumni, scholarship recipients, faculty chair/professorship holders, and articles about donor-funded programs and research at USF Health
  • Assist in the creation of content for blogs, e-mail campaigns, online promotions, etc.
  • Contribute to social media content and scheduling for USF Health alumni Facebook pages and fundraising priorities to be amplified by other USF System communicators
  • Create multimedia content including videos and infographics for digital outreach
  • Assist with alumni and stewardship events including setup, check-in, photography and breakdown

Qualifications

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required
  • Junior, senior or graduate student seeking a degree in public relations, advertising, marketing, communications or a related field
  • Graphic design or video/photography skills a plus
  • Creative self-starter with initiative to learn software and identify emerging communication trends

Compensation: $10/hour for 10-20 hours per week.

To apply: Send cover letter, résumé and work samples to Davina Y. Gould, APR, Director of Communications and Marketing, Development and Alumni Relations, dlgould@health.usf.edu.


Donor Relations Intern

This position focuses on assisting the Stewardship Officer in communicating appreciation to USF Health donors for the important impact their giving has on student success, research and patient care. Interns will facilitate the gift acknowledgment process, drafting executive letters for large gifts and tracking completion and distribution. Interns should be able to take direction, work independently, and ask questions for clarification when necessary. Attire is business casual when in the office (collared shirts and no jeans/shorts) and business professional for events or meetings with leadership. Our office is located on the north side of Fletcher Ave. near Magnolia Ave., so parking is free and always available. We appreciate that your education takes priority, so we will work around your class and exam schedule as needed.

Responsibilities

  • Research, compile and develop personalized communications to inform donors about the impact of their philanthropy to USF Health
  • Interview USF Health student scholarship recipients, past and present, and write articles that show how donor-funded scholarships helped them achieve their professional and personal goals
  • Assist with stewardship events and experiences including planning, execution and follow-up
  • Compose, distribute and track donor acknowledgment letters and thank-you notes
  • Support student thank-you efforts and other stewardship activities

Qualifications

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required
  • Must be well organized and detail oriented
  • Junior, senior or graduate student seeking a degree in communications, journalism, English or a related field

Compensation: $10/hour for 10-20 hours per week.

To apply: Send cover letter, résumé and work samples to Davina Y. Gould, APR, Director of Communications and Marketing, Development and Alumni Relations, dlgould@health.usf.edu.