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:

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Special Olympics seeks marketing and social media intern

VOLUNTEER INTERNSHIP POSITION DESCRIPTION

 Volunteer Position: Healthy Community Internship – Marketing and Social Media

 Work Location: Special Olympics Florida, Healthy Community Tampa Bay

 Commitment: Minimum of 10 hours per week for a full semester. Specific schedule to be agreed upon by Intern and Senior Outreach Manager.  Internship will take place out of Healthy Community Tampa Bay site at 5420 W. Cypress St. in Tampa.

 Job Summary: Learn about the planning and implementation of Special Olympics Florida Healthy Community Tampa Bay programs including awareness, education, structure and implementation of its initiatives for Special Olympics Florida athletes. Assist in the management of social media accounts and development of promotional materials to recruit clients and medical providers to assist with health screenings for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (ID/DD).

 Responsibilities:

  1. Develop a thorough understanding of Special Olympics Florida and its programs.

 

  1. Meet weekly with an assigned mentor to develop an understanding of program management and health initiatives for Special Olympics Florida athletes.

 

  1. Learn about Healthy Community Programs.
    • Create outreach/recruitment flyers, web content, success stories, postcards & other outreach materials as required
    • Produce lively Social Media content for Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
    • Assist with recruitment and outreach material for writing blogs, newsletters and publications

 

  1. Learn about the success of planning and implementing healthy community programs.
  • Develop an understanding of issues of health and wellness for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
  • Work with Special Olympics Florida staff to evaluate the success of the health and wellness programs.
  • Help with marketing Healthy Community programs to athletes and county programs.
  • Represent Healthy Community programs at outreach events such as health fairs.

 

  1. Other learning opportunities as assigned.

 

Qualifications:

  • Obtained or currently pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree
  • Fluent in English, written and verbal
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to effectively multi-task
  • Commitment to meeting assigned deadlines
  • Effective communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs
  • Ability to maintain and protect privacy and confidentiality
  • Ability to develop content and post to social media outlets, newsletter, blogs

 

Required Training and/or preparation:

  • Special Olympics General Orientation Session
  • Successful completion of Class A Volunteer background screening
  • Successful completion of online Protective Behaviors Training
  • Special Olympics Healthy Community Orientation
  • Special Olympics Public Relations Training

 

Benefits:

  • Learn about Special Olympics Florida programs
  • Opportunity to make a positive difference in the community
  • Valuable experience working in a team environment
  • Possible school credit, contingent upon school approval

 

Intern position:

The relationship between Special Olympics Florida and interns is an “at will” arrangement, and I understand that my internship can be modified or terminated with or without notice or cause, at any time, at the option of Special Olympics Florida or at my option and that Special Olympics Florida may, in its sole discretion, decline to accept my application to become an intern with or without cause.

Contact: CydneeDennison@sofl.org

Tampa Bay Wave seeks interns: content strategy/social media

Content Strategy/Social Media Internships – 2 positions to fill (unpaid)
Is communicating big ideas your passion? Do you want to help position our team to become a thought leader in the tech startup industry?
We need creative storytellers to help create and execute. You’ll be assisting the marketing team with creative writing strategy, concept and execution.
We’re looking for Content Strategy/Social Media interns who are eager and want to do it all, with the confidence to craft strong messaging and captivating stories for the Wave and our tech startups. Whether it’s blogs, social posts, marketing collateral, or podcasts, we’ve got lots of content writing needs.
Content Strategy/Social Media Specific Duties
● Creating content for marketing material, blogs, social media, podcast/video scripts, website
content, and/or press releases
● Work closely with marketing and other creative intern teammates to maintain Tampa Bay Wave’s
brand voice across our site, social channels, events, and more while maintaining professionalism
● Measuring and analyzing data for each campaign or content piece
● Making these internships what YOU want them to be, you have the ability to make these
opportunities into something big and build a strong portfolio
Additional Internship Duties and Opportunities
● In addition to position specific duties, all interns are also often asked to help with internal projects,
internal programs, and more
● Facilitate operations for the coworking space
● Interns have the opportunity to work directly with some of our Accelerator companies
● Assist in the planning, setup and execution of Tampa Bay Wave events like Pitch Night, CEO roundtables, Demo Days, Friends of Wave socials and more

Skills & Requirements
If you have experience writing compelling website copy, headlines, blogs, emails, creative Instagram
captions, or more, then we’d like to see your stuff.
Additionally, we’d love to see:
● Experience in writing for a brand/company
● Strong creative writing skills
● Ability to provide high quality work while working independently at a fast pace
● Strong multitasking ability
● Good communication/collaboration skills
● Great attitude and desire to learn
Time Commitment/Misc.
● Minimum 10 hours a week, can be split up however a student needs
● Must have your own working laptop
● Must have means of transportation, Wave is located in downtown Tampa

About Tampa Bay Wave
Tampa Bay Wave is an entrepreneurial hub where tech companies of all sizes come to build, launch, and grow. We believe in empowering our members to turn innovative ideas into breakout tech businesses in Tampa Bay. More than just an accelerator, Tampa Bay Wave is a community that offers coworking,
mentoring, and funding opportunities to help our entrepreneurs succeed.

Visit http://www.tampabaywave.org for
more information.
Apply for this Position
Resumes and questions should be directed to:
Chelsie Rosatone, Content Manager
chelsie@tampabaywave.org

Oxford Creative Studio needs social media intern (paid)

Oxford Creative Studio is looking for an intern who can work at our South Tampa office up to 40 hours a week at $9/hr. 
Oxford Creative Studio  is a branding agency that focuses on graphic design, website design, and social media management.  We currently manage social media accounts for brands such as Oxford Exchange, The Scout Guide Tampa Bay, The Peabody, SaltBlock, and other brands around Tampa Bay. 
 
Email your resume to rhiannon@oxfordcreativestudio.com
 

Graphic Design Internship at Crisis Center of Tampa Bay

Fall Semester 2018

This internship provides a practical and meaningful internship experience by working closely with professionals in the Development and Marketing Departments of a well-respected area non-profit agency. Students will have the ability to directly utilize their skills to help increase and enhance the organization’s awareness.  They will routinely work on projects that will expose them to the full-range of programs and services offered by the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay.

 

Duties Include      

*Concept and create internal marketing pieces including posters and signage

*Concept and create brochures, one-sheets, and other collateral materials

*Develop advertising and social media graphics to help increase awareness of the Crisis Center in the community

*Assist with design projects such as invitations or special event materials

*Assist with design-related projects for the Crisis Center’s website

*Knowledge of video production a plus, but not necessary

 

Interested candidates are encouraged to send a resume and work samples to the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay’s Senior Director of Marketing & PR, Ken Gibson at kgibson@crisiscenter.com  

 

 

 

B2 Communications seeks interns for fall – paid

B2 Communications – Internship Program

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 Coordinator 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 www.b2communications.com/.