FWS students: USF Library’s Digital Media Commons seeks part-time DMC specialist

THE USF LIBRARY NEEDS YOUR TALENT!

The Digital Media Commons is seeking a creative self-starter to fill a part-time DMC Specialist position. The main priority of this job is to run the DMC front desk, which includes checking patrons into the lab, checking equipment in and out, and answering questions about the Adobe Creative Cloud software for our patrons as needed. Customer service skills are essential. In addition, if you don’t have experience working with cameras or Adobe Creative Cloud software, you will be required to learn how to do this in order to best assist our patrons working on digital projects. Once you reach proficiency, you will also be required to conduct 45-minute one-on-one appointments with our patrons to help guide them in their photo/video projects.

Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud is not required; however, an interest in graphic design and video production is crucial. We’re looking for people who enjoy working independently, and with a team, and are anxious to learn new skills!

If you are interested and feel that this describes you, please send an email to bself@usf.edu for more information. Note that a Federal Work Study award is REQUIRED for this position and will be able to work up to 20 hours a week.

 

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Association for Women in Sports Media offers internships and scholarships

AWSM INTERNSHIPS & SCHOLARSHIPS
Up to 10 female college students will receive:
» a paid summer internship
» a $1,000 scholarship
» registration and lodging at AWSM’s 2018 conference
» a one-year membership to AWSM!
Recent employers include: ESPN, CNN, USA Today, MLB.com, USA Softball, Golf Channel and Sports Illustrated
THE ASSOCIATION FOR WOMEN IN SPORTS MEDIA
IF YOU’RE INTERESTED IN PURSUING A CAREER IN
PRINT/DIGITAL, BROADCAST OR MEDIA RELATIONS,
FIND THE APPLICATION AT AWSMONLINE.ORG
APPLY SEPT. 1 THRU OCT. 31
Questions?
Email awsminternship@gmail.com
NO FEE FOR AWSM MEMBERS // $40 FOR NON-MEMBERS
SIGN UP FOR A STUDENT MEMBERSHIP FOR JUST $25 AND SAVE!
OPEN TO SOPHOMORES, JUNIORS AND SENIORS AND GRAD STUDENTS

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American Association of Kidney Patients seeks intern and volunteers

The American Association of Kidney Patients, a national non-profit headquartered in Tampa, near USF, is in need of an unpaid intern or volunteers

 Some tasks would include: crafting social media posts, assisting with website edits, assisting with public relations efforts, working in digital marketing (Constant Contact).

For more information, contact:

PP+K seeks account interns

Established in 2004, PP+K is an assembly of 40 (and growing) passionate souls who have come together with one common mission—to “Unite and Take Over.” We are a full-service agency with a focus on developing business and brand solutions for our Clients.

Our services include brand strategy, creative strategy, traditional and experimental communications strategy, media planning and buying, metrics and analytics.
PP+K is always accepting applications for our Account Service internship program.

Account Service interns will learn how to function as part of the account team in a small agency environment. He/she will be involved in day-to-day tasks including opening jobs and facilitation their routing through the agency. They will learn skills in communicating with client from emails to conference calls and local in-person meetings. While also working closely with our internal agency teams including but not limited to the art/copy writing creatives and digital/web teams to complete short and long term campaigns. We also will work together to determine their personal developmental goals and will evaluate them throughout the internship.
PP+K makes every effort for our account service intern to work with each of our account teams so they are able to learn different leadership styles/expectations and work on a variety of agency clients. By the end of the internship, they should be prepared for an entry-level account position in an advertising agency environment. We will work with the student’s schedule during the semester and will assist in logging their hours while maintaining a regular schedule of work.
 This unpaid internship will run approximately three months; however, specific start and enddates are flexible.
 Resumes are required in PDF format and must be under 1MB in size.
 Please send your resume to hr@uniteppk.com

I AM seeks social media manager

The Company
I AM was created to celebrate the lives of history’s greatest heroes. There is no shortage of inspiring individuals or groups, the responsibility of honoring and retelling their story is ours.
We have hugely popularized icons with plenty of others also worthy of iconic status; their names too must live on as we can say “I AM” simply because they were.
Your Role
I AM is looking for a social media manager to work alongside the co-founders to build out the social media strategy. The social media manager will be responsible for building I AM’s brand on social media platforms. You will also be responsible for reaching out to influencers on Facebook, Instagram and Youtube and working with them to advocate for I AM.
The role will also include creating and updating a database of journalists, key contacts,
research suppliers and pitching stories to press. You will assist with organising events,
prepare look books, press days and will manage client’s expectations on a daily basis so it will be a very varied role. The agency has an excellent reputation within their niche sector.
You will get a chance to work with exciting and well-known, global fashion and beauty
clients.
Your Responsibilities:
Creating
● Assist with streamlining our social media accounts ( Instagram, Facebook, Twitter,
LinkedIn and YouTube), ensuring uniform content and tone of voice for landing
pages, images and videos.
● Develop relevant content topics to reach our target audience.
● Create, curate, and manage all published content (images, video and written).
Engaging
● Responding to comments, answer questions. Monitor, listen and respond to users in
a “Social” way while cultivating leads and sales.
● Become an advocate for the company in social media spaces, engaging in dialogues
and answering questions where appropriate.
● Develop and expand community or influencer outreach efforts.
Measurement
● Executing and reporting on paid social campaigns, revising the strategy when
relevant – training will be provided.
● Identify threats and opportunities in user-generated content surrounding the
company.
● Analyze campaigns and translate anecdotal or qualitative data into recommendations
and plans for revising social media, content marketing, SEO and social advertising
campaigns.

Your Experience
● Be able to handle numerous tasks and hit the ground running. You will need good
judgement and be a confident decision maker and be able to work independently. A
relevant degree relevant degree is desirable.
● An interest in marketing, communications, social media or reputation management;
Familiarity with key social media tools (e.g. Twitter and Facebook) and with Microsoft
Office products (e.g. Word, PowerPoint, Excel).
● Experience with social media analytics, including Google Analytics and Facebook
Insights.
● Basic knowledge of Photoshop – or willing to learn.
● Possesses knowledge and experience in the tenets of traditional marketing.
Marketing degree is welcomed but not required with relevant work experience.
● Excellent attention to detail and a high motivation to learn.
Applications should be sent to info.iamhistory@gmail.com

USF Writing Studio seeks intern

Job Description:

Under the supervision of the Assistant Director and Studio Coordinators, this hands-on position will be responsible for assisting across multiple projects and objectives for the University of South Florida’s Writing Studio. Our forward-thinking university writing center is looking to hire an intern with strong knowledge and understanding of the digital media landscape and creating digital, visual, and new media content and design. The intern hired for this position will need strong critical thinking skills and inquiry-based approaches in order to integrate into our vibrant team and community. It’s essential that applicants to this position have excellent communication skills, demonstrate creativity, and understand the importance of attending to even the smallest details.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Conducting scholarly research on current writing center practices and
  • Demonstrating an adept ability to annotate, understand, synthesize, and present research (both in written, multimodal, and oral forms).
  • Social media optimization; monitoring all forms of media (including website); generating ideas for and/or executing online outreach and promotion using Facebook, Instagram, and
  • Contributing in public relations capacities both digitally and in the space via offering ideas on marketing and design/space
  • Shadowing/observing writing consultations in order to evaluate and assess the application of writing center practices and
  • Coordinating speaking engagements, appearances, photo shoots, and other special events, workshops, and/or
  • Using Adobe Creative Cloud to create materials/designs (Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign).
  • Usability
Requirements:

Students applying for this internship must have strong communication skills and demonstrate professionalism and the ability to take initiative and work independently. Students should be majoring in English, Mass Communications, Communication, Studio Arts, Art History, Graphic Design, or other similar majors. Interns should be proficient in Microsoft and Adobe products as well as maintain an understanding of social media coordinating. Interns will also be expected to gain familiarity with the Digital Media Commons.

Contact:

Danielle M. Farrar
Assistant Director, Academic Success Center
The University of South Florida’s Writing Studio 
Office – LIB211
(813) 974-9720