Champs Sports seeks paid intern for brand, social media marketing

CHlogoLargeChamps Sports is one of the largest mall-based specialty athletic footwear and apparel retailers in North America. Its product categories include athletic footwear and apparel, and sport-lifestyle inspired accessories. This assortment allows Champs Sports to differentiate itself from other mall-based stores by presenting complete head-to-toe merchandising stories representing the most powerful athletic brands, sports teams, and athletes in North America. Of its 547 stores, 517 are located throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands and 30 in Canada. The Champs Sports stores have an average of 3,500 selling square feet.

BRAND MARKETING & SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN 
POSITION SUMMARY 
The Brand Marketing and Social Media Intern will be an integral part of the marketing team – one who partners with the broader team on go-to-market strategies and social media programs that connect with consumers and helps define culture.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACTIVITIES: 
·        Project management and ideation – social media
·        Market research, including competitive analysis and cultural reports
·        Social media reporting
·        Calendar planning
·        Publicity and community outreach
·        Production tasks, including model sourcing and photoshoot assistance
·        Administrative work such as securing product, copies, etc.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS: 
·        Be a team member who has a positive attitude
·        Career goals of becoming a best-in-class brand marketer
·        Passion for sneaker culture, sports, and music
·        Great partnership/communication skills within the department and across functions
·        Flexible in meeting tight deadlines and has the ability to react to ‘last minute’ changes
·        Working knowledge of Excel, PowerPoint, and social media platforms needed
·        Must be able to travel to local stores with own vehicle

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT: 
Physical environment:
·        Primary responsibilities require sitting desk side, operating and viewing a computer and other business equipment for up to 12 hours
·        Must be able to lift, carry and move items up to 25 lbs in weight
·        While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, sit, talk, hear and see
·        Repetitive movement of hands and fingers

Apply with resume, cover letter to:

Alicia Kenney, SPHR 
Director, Human Resources
Champs Sports | 311 Manatee Avenue West | Bradenton, FL 34205
Email: akenney@champssports.com

Champs Sports seeks paid intern for in-store brand duties

CHlogoLargeChamps Sports is one of the largest mall-based specialty athletic footwear and apparel retailers in North America. Its product categories include athletic footwear and apparel, and sport-lifestyle inspired accessories. This assortment allows Champs Sports to differentiate itself from other mall-based stores by presenting complete head-to-toe merchandising stories representing the most powerful athletic brands, sports teams, and athletes in North America. Of its 547 stores, 517 are located throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands and 30 in Canada. The Champs Sports stores have an average of 3,500 selling square feet.

IN-STORE BRAND INTERN:
POSITION SUMMARY
The In-Store Brand Intern will be an integral part of the marketing team who helps bring to life visual and visual merchandising initiatives that create the Champs Sports brick and mortar experience.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACTIVITIES:
· Window display installation
· New product merchandising within a store in the local Tampa area (E.G. Countryside, Brandon, Tyrone, International, Westshore)
· Fixture merchandising test at office and in stores
· Signage installation
· Administrative work such as copies, electronic photograph filing, etc ( VM Hotline)
POSITION REQUIREMENTS:
· Be a team member who has a positive attitude
· Passion for display and visual merchandising
· Must love a sports inspired lifestyle (e.g. sports, fashion, music, celebrity) and know current trends
· Must have a understanding of new products
· Great partnership/communication skills within the department and across functions
· Flexible in meeting tight deadlines and has the ability to react to ‘last minute’ changes
· Event experience a plus
· Working knowledge of PowerPoint needed
· Must be able to travel to local stores with own vehicle

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT:
Physical environment:
· Primary responsibilities require sitting desk side, operating and viewing a computer and other business equipment for up to 12 hours
· Must be able to lift, carry and move items up to 25 lbs in weight
· While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, sit, talk, hear and see
· Repetitive movement of hands and fingers

Apply with resume, cover letter to:

Alicia Kenney, SPHR 
Director, Human Resources
Champs Sports | 311 Manatee Avenue West | Bradenton, FL 34205
Email: akenney@champssports.com

Bealls in Bradenton seeking full-time e-commerce specialist

Full-time E-Commerce Specialist role with Bealls Florida  in Bradenton, FL.
Please inquire with Natalia Villaplana at natalia@4cornerresources.com.

Technical

  • Responsible for implementing daily promotions through commerce platform
  • Perform daily website audit of content and promotions scheduled for each day
  • Ensure website pages are programmed to be error-free and confirm they work as expected on multiple browsers and platforms
  • Troubleshoot website issues as related to promotions, on-site search and general content
  • Perform on-call rotations along with e-commerce Team
  • Partner with QA team in the development of user acceptance testing cycles for each project to ensure that new site features match functional specifications
  • Execute testing as business needs including; promotions, A/B testing and precision marketing
  • Adhere to BeallsFlorida.com site standards
  • Maintain a thorough knowledge of system capabilities, including new technology; act as a technical resource

Production

  • Partner with e-commerce Merchandiser Manager to develop merchandising calendar for website landing pages, navigation, special projects, lookbooks and added value content
  • Coordinate and manage the production calendar for all merchandising creative requests
  • Ensure e-commerce Merchandising initiatives are being promoted through Digital Marketing Channels
  • Follow department workflow to ensure all content is reviewed and approved by proper stakeholders prior to going live
  • Build and maintain relationships based on thorough planning, timely and professional communication, and intelligent problem-solving with internal partners
  • Prioritize business demands to meet deadlines

Technical Skills

  • Experience with HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • Dreamweaver Experience a plus
  • Adobe Creative Suite skills a plus

ABC 7 in Sarasota seeks newsroom intern for paid position

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ABC 7 is looking for a newsroom intern interested in learning about the current state of digital news distribution. Our current interns there report having some great experiences.

Responsibilities will include writing fresh copy, editing/posting wire service stories, reporting, updating the mysuncoast.com page, heavy social media work, and generally assisting reporters/producers/Assignment desk and helping daily produce news content.

This is a paid internship. Candidates can contact Joe Bardi atjbardi@mysuncoast.com .

 

Limelight Photography seeks wedding photography, PR interns

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APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Please email rebecca@stepintothelimelight.com the following:

-Availability

-Resume

Internship Job Description: Assistant Wedding Photographer

Role/Responsibilities: There are two roles the student will learn about.

1. Assistant Photographer – learn about and assist with all the components of assisting the main photographer on the wedding day
* Timeline and logistics of the wedding day
* Interacting with clients
* Interacting with vendors
* Placing/setting/controlling off-camera lighting gear
* Wedding Planning Photo Sheet
* Create Family Shot List
* Make notes of anything that strays from the planned timeline/shot list
* Learn and practice 7 elements of photography: composition/texture/depth/lighting/lines/patterns/vantage point

2. Studio Assistant – learn about and assist with all the components of running a photography studio including:
* Editing/Processing Images
* Preparing contracts
* Interacting with clients
* Interacting with vendors
* Placing orders
* Preparing and packaging orders
* Office management/filing/formatting cards/
* Editorial submissions

Hours: Schedule is flexible. Requires studio time each week and attending an average of one wedding and/or engagement session per week.

Pay/Unpaid: Unpaid

Location of Internship: Studio Assistant responsibilities will be performed at the Limelight Photography Studio. 11601 Innfields Dr., Odessa, FL 33556. Engagement sessions and weddings are on location throughout the Tampa Bay/Sarasota/Orlando area.

Start Date/End Dates: Spring semester, dates are flexible

Internship Job Description: Public Relations

Role/Responsibilities: There are two roles the student will learn about.

1. Public Relations – learn about and assist with all the components of assisting the main photographer on the wedding day
* Timeline and logistics of event marketing/Public Relations Events
* Interacting with clients
* Interacting with vendors
* Understand the importance of organization, attention to detail, professionalism, representation of our brand, polished personal appearance, positive attitude, kindness/appreciation/respect for everyone you encounter
* Understand the social media aspect of Public Relations (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest)
* Understand and practice submitting articles for blog posts and editorial submission
* Gain knowledge of specific Public Relations examples used by Limelight Photography
* Use Limelight Photography as a “case study” to write and submit articles for publication and create and apply Public Relations principles
* Attend Learning In The Limelight Workshops
2. Management – learn about and assist with all the components of running a small business including:
* Preparing contracts
* Interacting with clients
* Interacting with vendors
* Placing orders
* Preparing and packaging orders
* Office management/filing/formatting cards/
* Editorial submissions
* Understand how a small BUSINESS works behind the scenes

Hours: Schedule is flexible. Requires studio time each week and attending an average of one wedding and/or engagement session per week.

Pay/Unpaid: Unpaid

Location of Internship: Studio Assistant responsibilities will be performed at the Limelight Photography Studio. 11601 Innfields Dr., Odessa, FL 33556. Events to attend are on location throughout the Tampa Bay/Sarasota/Orlando area.

Start Date/End Dates: Spring semester, dates are flexible

ABC 7 in Sarasota seeking a newsroom intern for digital news

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ABC 7 is looking for a newsroom intern interested in learning about the current state of digital news distribution.

Responsibilities will include writing fresh copy, editing/posting wire service stories, reporting, updating the mysuncoast.com page, heavy social media work, and generally assisting reporters/producers/Assignment desk and helping daily produce news content.

This is a paid internship. Candidates can contact Joe Bardi at jbardi@mysuncoast.com .