Grady Jobs & Internships

11.17.15

Contents:

  1. Follow us on Twitter @UGAGradyCareers
  2. Career Outcomes Survey for Grads
  3. Intern at Grady - Deadlines TODAY
  4. Exclusive AdPR Job with Aon Hewitt
  5. DAWGlink Jobs & Internships
  6. Jobs and Internships by Major
  7. HW Creative Inbound Marketing Certificate Application
  8. Diversity Internships & Scholarships
  9. Jobs and Internships at Major Media Companies
  10. Advertising and PR Agencies in the U.S.
  11. Sports Jobs Resources
  12. Additional Job Search Resources
  13. Tip of the Week: The 10 Worst Things to Post on Social Media as a Job Seeker
  14. Upcoming Events
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The purpose of the Career Outcomes Data is to provide the UGA community with a snapshot of the post-graduation status of each graduating class. All data is confidential and will be reported in aggregate form only (by college/school and major). If you have already secured your post-graduation plans (full-time or part-time job, internship, grad school, or freelance), please take the two-minute survey by clicking your graduation date below:


May 2015 Grads

August 2015 Grads

December 2015 Grads

Intern at Grady College: Deadlines TODAY (PAID)

Grady College has three exciting opportunities for students to work right here on campus! The Grady External Team is hiring for the following PAID positions (deadlines next week):


Aon Communications Specialist - Deadline Nov. 27

Aon Hewitt offers one exclusive Communications Specialist opportunity to an upcoming Grady College graduate as part of our early career development program, known as Launch. Aon Hewitt’s Communication Consulting practice works with clients to design and distribute comprehensive, multimedia communication campaigns for our clients’ employees and their family members, covering the full spectrum of Human Resource areas. From annual health care enrollment to retirement planning, from compensation and pay program design to performance management, Aon Hewitt Communication Consultants deliver accurate, timely and engaging messages, through print and online channels, to help our clients and their people achieve mutual success.


Students graduating in December 2015 and May 2016 will be eligible. For an application, click here http://bit.ly/1jmEx2s. Deadline: 11/27/15

DAWGLINK JOBS & INTERNSHIPS

(Just a few of the many jobs available, Log into DAWGlink to apply!)

#70633- Film & Production Crew, RMH Radio/WWWE-1100AM, Deadline: 11/17/15

#70651- Weekend Multimedia Journalist (4610), Sinclair Broadcast Group, Deadline: 11/18/15

#70652- Weekend News Editor (4607), Sinclair Broadcast Group, Deadline: 11/18/15

#70918- Social Media and Communications Internship, Grove Eyewear, Deadline: 11/18/15

#69796- New England Marketing Web Specialist, Johnson & Johnson, Deadline: 11/19/15

#71540- Sports Multimedia Journalist, Sinclair Broadcast Group, Deadline: 11/21/15

#71142- Graphic Design Internship, AFL Telecommunications, Deadline: 12/4/15

#71557- Communications Specialist, Georgia Regional Transportation Authority, Deadline: 11/30/15

#71209- Social Media Coordinator - Fluency in Korean or other Asian language preferred, Ladies Professional Golf Association, Deadline: 11/30/15

#58993- Special Events Intern, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta,

Deadline: 11/25/15

#70954- Carter Center Summer Internship, The Carter Center, Deadline: 11/27/15

#68485- Graphic Design Intern - PAID, Community Bankers Association of Georgia, Deadline: 11/28/15

#71186- Public Relations Intern, Georgia Aquarium, Deadline: 12/1/15

#71057- Communications Intern, National DCP, Deadline: 12/2/15

#71073- Corporate Relations Internship, (12 months), Habitat for Humanity Int'l, Deadline: 12/3/15

#71133- 2016 Summer Intern, MarketSource, Deadline: 12/4/15

#71147- Associate, Communications, Scott Circle, Deadline: 12/4/15

#71549- Digitization Intern, Athens Regional Library System, Deadline: 12/5/15

#71214- Spring Communications Intern, CDC Public Health Law Program, Deadline: 12/5/15

#70998- Community Relations Coordinator, Hurley Elder Care Law, Deadline: 12/7/15

#71378- Advertising Account Service Internship, Marbury Creative Group, Deadline: 12/10/15

#71365 Junior Advertising Director-Make 20/hr, Crazy Frog, Deadline: 12/10/15

JOBS AND INTERNSHIPS BY MAJOR

Note:

  • Several positions listed below are open to all majors.
  • Early applications are STRONGLY encouraged. DO NOT wait until the last minute to apply.
  • Entry-level jobs in communications are need-based and typically posted 2-3 weeks before the company plans to fill the job.
  • Always tailor your resume to the job description. Create/format your own resume here.
  • NETWORK - Find a connection who works at your targeted company/organization by using LinkedIn's Find Alumni option and request an informational interview.

ADVERTISING & PUBLIC RELATIONS POSITIONS

Paid Internships:

  • 2016 Summer Internship Program, CAA (Los Angeles, Nashville, and New York) http://bit.ly/1OGlMDI Deadline: 12/1/15
  • Grady Experiential Learning Communications Intern, Grady College (Athens, GA) http://bit.ly/1k5mdLF Deadline 11/17/15
  • Summer 2016 Internships (many positions), Time Inc. (New York, NY) http://bit.ly/13HjGyn Deadline: 1/16/16
*NEW*
  • Full-time Public Relations Internship (3.0 GPA required, recent grads welcome to apply), UPS (Atlanta, GA), Submit a resume and two writing samples to Sammy Slappey at sslappey@ups.com
  • Intern, Hinman Dental Society (Buckhead, GA) http://bit.ly/1MkcIRY
  • PR Intern, Spectrum (Atlanta, GA) http://bit.ly/1lt5Gla

REPEAT

  • Multiple Opportunities, Georgia Swarm (Lawrenceville, GA) http://bit.ly/1iS1fOP
  • On-screen Talent (need to speak Portuguese), 2016 Rio Olympics and Paralympics (all-expenses paid for trip) http://bit.ly/1SGhtaS (submit a 1-minute video)

Part-time Jobs:

  • Associate Producer, Gab with the Gurus Radio (New York, remote) http://bit.ly/20KHDyk
  • On-screen Talent (need to speak Portuguese and be 18+), 2016 Rio Olympics and Paralympics (all-expenses paid for trip) http://bit.ly/1SGhtaS (submit a 1-minute video)


Full-time Jobs:

  • EXCLUSIVE POST-GRAD OPPORTUNITY (December 2015 and May/June 2016 Grads only): Aon Launch Program Communications Specialist, Aon Hewitt (multiple locations) http://bit.ly/1jmEx2s Deadline: 11/27/15
*NEW*REPEAT
  • Social Media Specialist ($40, 306.00), Georgia Department of Transportation (Atlanta, GA) http://bit.ly/1Np9AX3
  • Communications Coordinator ($42,224.00 - $66,518.40/yr), Cobb County Government (Marietta, GA) http://bit.ly/1Hpg7uy
Unpaid Internships & Volunteer Opportunities:


*See your academic advisor about possible course credit for internships

ENTERTAINMENT & MEDIA STUDIES POSITIONS

*Film Job Search Tip: Many crew and casting positions are not posted online and are often filled through networking. If you do not see a position that interests you, visit the film commission website for the state in which you want to work, click on the crew/production directory and email or call the production company. Inquire about open positions and be ready to discuss who you are, what you’ve done relative to the job, and what you want to do. Many entry-level film jobs are freelance jobs and will be listed under the title, "Production Assistant".


Film Crew/Production Directories by State:


Paid Internships:

  • 2016 Summer Internship Program, CAA (Los Angeles, Nashville, and New York) http://bit.ly/1OGlMDI Deadline: 12/1/15
  • Grady Experiential Learning Communications Intern, Grady College (Athens, GA) http://bit.ly/1k5mdLF Deadline 11/17/15
  • Summer 2016 Internships (many positions), Time Inc. (New York, NY) http://bit.ly/13HjGyn Deadline: 1/16/16

*NEW*

REPEAT
  • On-screen Talent (need to speak Portuguese), 2016 Rio Olympics and Paralympics (all-expenses paid for trip) http://bit.ly/1SGhtaS (submit a 1-minute video)


Part-time & Freelance Jobs:

  • Casting Notice (female interested in science) Symbio Studios at the Georgia Aquarium (Atlanta, GA) http://bit.ly/1LWLSNx


Full-time Jobs:

*NEW*

REPEAT
  • Social Media Specialist, Georgia Department of Transportation ($40, 306.00) (Atlanta, GA) http://bit.ly/1Np9AX3
  • Communications Coordinator ($42,224.00 - $66,518.40/yr), Cobb County Government (Marietta, GA) http://bit.ly/1Hpg7uy


Unpaid Internships & Volunteer Opportunities:


Film/Entertainment Job Search Websites:


*See your academic advisor about possible course credit for internships

JOURNALISM, DIGITAL AND BROADCAST POSITIONS

Paid Internships:

DEADLINES

  • Grady Experiential Learning Communications Intern, Grady College (Athens, GA) http://bit.ly/1k5mdLF Deadline 11/17/15
  • Collegiate Correspondent Program, USA Today College (remote) http://bit.ly/1X4Xsvg Deadline: 11/18/15
  • 2016 Summer Internship Program, CAA (Los Angeles, Nashville, and New York) http://bit.ly/1OGlMDI Deadline: 12/1/15
  • Yahoo News Campus Contributors Contest http://bit.ly/1MfJPrj Deadline: 12/1/15
  • Summer 2016 Website, Visualization and Data Internships (December 2015 grads eligible), L.A. Times, http://lat.ms/10ZilkR Deadline: 12/1/15
  • OPC Foundation Scholarships and Fellowships, Overseas Press Club Foundation (Paid int'l housing and travel) http://bit.ly/1fWi3Q2 Deadline: 12/1/15
  • Journalism + Communications Internships, Institute on Political Journalism (Washington, D.C.) http://bit.ly/1LAsXtG Deadline: 12/10/15
  • Summer Ethics Fellowship in Journalism, FASPE (Auschwitz, Germany) http://bit.ly/1WgGYld
  • 2016 Roy W. Howard National Collegiate Reporting Competition (All-expenses paid trip to Japan) http://bit.ly/1UkhOVd Deadline: 1/13/16
  • Summer 2016 Internships (many positions), Time Inc. (New York, NY) http://bit.ly/13HjGyn Deadline: 1/16/16
  • Google Journalism Fellowships, http://bit.ly/1arjAYw Deadline: 1/31/16
  • CBS Internship Program http://bit.ly/1UHFAoY Deadline: 2/28/16
  • Summer 2015 Internships, NPR, http://n.pr/1JSDNfp Deadline: 3/20/16
  • Summer/Fall 2016 Editorial Internships ($15/hr, housing & travel grants available), The Nation (New York, NY) http://bit.ly/WRJlAZ Deadline: 3/28/16
*NEW*

REPEAT

  • Multiple Opportunities, Georgia Swarm (Lawrenceville, GA) http://bit.ly/1iS1fOP
  • On-screen Talent (need to speak Portuguese), 2016 Rio Olympics and Paralympics (all-expenses paid for trip) http://bit.ly/1SGhtaS (submit a 1-minute video)
  • No-tuition, No-fees Summer Political Journalism class, WCPJ (Washington, D.C.) http://bit.ly/1SGhQSC

Part-time & Freelance Jobs:

*NEW*

  • Associate Producer (part-time) and News Trainee (temporary, full-time potential), Fox 5 Atlanta (Atlanta, GA) http://bit.ly/1LksWGU
  • Remote Coordinator (Part-time), Cox Media Group Atlanta Radio (Atlanta, GA) http://bit.ly/1HU85Kf
REPEAT
  • On-screen Talent (need to speak Portuguese), 2016 Rio Olympics and Paralympics (all-expenses paid for trip) http://bit.ly/1SGhtaS (submit a 1-minute video)


Full-time Jobs:
  • Summer 2016 Website, Visualization and Data Internships (December 2015 grads eligible), L.A. Times, http://lat.ms/10ZilkR Deadline: 12/1/15
  • Summer 2015 Internships (open to recent grads), NPR, http://n.pr/1JSDNfp Deadline: 3/20/16
  • Summer/Fall 2016 Editorial Internships ($15/hr, housing & travel grants available), The Nation (New York, NY) http://bit.ly/WRJlAZ Deadline: 3/28/16
  • Multimedia Fellowship ($23,136 stipend and free housing, HTML and CSS skills required), Scripps Howard Foundation Wire http://bit.ly/1LOwPKI Deadline: 4/1/15
*NEW*

REPEAT

  • Page 12-month Program, NBC Universal ( March 7, 2016 for NY or February 8, 2016 for LA) http://bit.ly/1PzS94M


Unpaid Internships & Volunteer Opportunities:
  • Volunteer, Internship, Submission Opportunities, American Youth Film Festival (Columbus GA) http://bit.ly/1FdukPN
  • Student Host for the Edward R. Murrow Program of Journalists, Grady College (Athens, GA) http://bit.ly/1MpPZXk
  • Freelance Internship (4th years only), Freelance food and travel writer, Kate Parham Kordsmeier (Atlanta, GA) http://bit.ly/1JanHIF
  • Marketing and Video Production Internships, Optimum Productions (Alpharetta, GA), Email your resume directly to Julie Gonzales at julie@optimumproductions.com.

*See your academic advisor about possible course credit for internships

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DIVERSITY INTERNSHIPS & SCHOLARSHIPS

Apply Early!

Many internships are offered to students with diverse backgrounds. Check out some of them below:


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JOBS AND INTERNSHIPS AT MAJOR MEDIA COMPANIES

ADVERTISING AND PR AGENCIES IN THE U.S.

Advertising Agencies list (state-by-state) by The Creative Ham:

https://thecreativeham.com/the-list/


Public Relations Firms list (Top 122) by O'Dwyer's: http://www.odwyerpr.com/pr_firm_rankings/independents.htm

ADDITIONAL JOB SEARCH RESOURCES

The 10 Worst Things to Post on Social Media as a Job Seeker

Social Media can be both your best friend and your worst enemy in your job search. Although it can be an extremely valuable tool for learning about vacancies and creating a professional personal brand for yourself, all of your job hunting efforts could be crushed if you present yourself poorly online.


Read the full article here.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Considering moving to a new city after graduation? You are invited to participate in a special virtual networking event with UGA alumni. As you consider your big move, choose to network with alumni in any of the regional areas below:


  • Dallas-Fort Worth area
  • Charlotte area
  • Chicago area
  • Los Angeles area
  • New York area
  • DC-Baltimore area


Connect with alumni to gain career tips and advice for living in their city. This free event is accessible via desktop or mobile device, making it possible to participate from your home or office.


Chats are text-based; no web camera required.

To participate:
Register here!
Log in during the designated time frame.
Enter a booth based on the area in which you would like to live.
Set your status to "available" to begin chatting with other participants. You can use your phone's microphone to speak your messages if you prefer.
At the end of one hour, the event will conclude and you will be able to review the individuals with whom you chatted.


WHERE:
Online event via desktop/mobile device
Tate/Bus/Coffee Shop, etc.
Wherever you are!

WHEN:
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
6:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Register Now!
Questions about this event? Check here first.
Email Bethany Mills, Director of Alumni Career Services with further questions.

AAJA Atlanta Student and Early Career Workshop - Dec. 5

WHAT: AAJA Atlanta Student and Early Career Workshop

WHEN: Saturday, December 5th (9:00-4:00 p.m.)

WHERE: CNN Center (Downtown Atlanta)

WHY: Mix, mingle and network with journalists. Gain valuable tools in print, broadcast and digital journalism. Hear from CNN and other industry professionals and recruiters.

REGISTER:

aajaatlantaworkshop.eventbrite.com

https://www.facebook.com/events/1514493622200033/

www.facebook.com/AAJAAtlantaChapter

@aajaAtlanta

CONTACT: aaja.atlantachapter@gmail.com

REGISTRATION CLOSES TODAY


Launch your baseball career at the 22nd PBEO Job Fair!


The PBEO Job Fair, presented by DeVry University, will be held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee, from Dec. 6 – 9, 2015. The Job Fair is an annual feature of the Baseball Winter Meetings. This is a great opportunity to meet with representatives from professional teams, interview on-site and choose from a variety of positions.

Register here.

Dodge Communications Open House - Jan. 22

Applications are open until November 30! Apply here.
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