Grady Jobs & Internships

12.16.14

Contents:

  1. Jobs and Internships by Major
  2. Jobs and Internships at Large Media Companies
  3. Advertising and PR Agencies in the U.S.
  4. Additional Job Search Resources
  5. Four Quick Job Search Tips
  6. Upcoming Major Events

JOBS AND INTERNSHIPS BY MAJOR


*Note:

  • Several positions listed below are open to all majors.
  • Although many deadlines are later in the spring, early applications are strongly encouraged.

ADVERTISING POSITIONS

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JOURNALISM, DIGITAL AND BROADCAST POSITIONS

Internships:


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MASS MEDIA ARTS POSITIONS

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PUBLIC RELATIONS POSITIONS

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ADVERTISING AND PR AGENCIES IN THE U.S.

Click here to see a list of advertising and public relations agencies in the U.S. http://grady.uga.edu/AdPR/agencies


*Note: Public relations agencies are listed at the top and advertising agencies are listed at the bottom.

FOUR QUICK JOB SEARCH TIPS

  1. Research the employer: Visit the company or organization's website to research the mission and the job description before you apply for a job.
  2. Get your resume critiqued: The Career Center hosts walk-in hours M-F 12pm-2pm on the 2nd floor of Clark Howell Hall. Walk-ins will resume on Jan. 5, 2015.
  3. Practice for your interview: Call 706-542-3375 to make an appointment at the Career Center and schedule a mock interview.
  4. Need Connections? Use LinkedIn's "Find Alumni" option and request an informational interview https://www.linkedin.com/edu/alumni?id=18190&name=The+University+of+Georgia

UPCOMING MAJOR EVENTS

Employer Spotlight: Butin Integrated Communications - Jan. 14

Time: Walk-Ins 12 p.m. - 3 p.m., Info Session 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Location: Journalism Bldg., Dean's Conference Room 205


Butin Integrated Communications is opening a new Athens office in 2015 and will visit Grady to discuss employment opportunities with students. Enjoy one-on-one time with a recruiter from Butin during walk-in hours or attend the info session to learn more about internship opportunities. Open to all majors, but may be geared toward PR majors.


Butin offers Grady AdPR students an exclusive internship each year. Butin Integrated Communications is a full-service marketing communications and public relations agency headquartered in Saint Simons Island, Georgia. The agency specializes in lifestyle related businesses – Food & Beverage, Travel, and Lifestyle/Consumer Brands. Find out more at http://www.butincom.com/.

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2015 Journalism and Mass Communication Career Day - Feb. 4

This day-long event connects companies and organizations with students seeking careers in digital, print and broadcast journalism, creative mass media, media sales, advertising and public relations. Internships and full-time positions will be available. All majors are encouraged to attend. Click on the link below to find a schedule of Career Day events http://career.uga.edu/calendar/journalism_and_mass_communication_career_day.

IRTS Atlanta Career Day with Cox Media Group - Feb. 27

Time: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Location: Cox Media Group's Atlanta Headquarters

Application deadline: Sunday, January 25, 2015


A multicultural career workshop designed to provide students in-depth insight into the exciting, evolving media industry, as well as concrete career advice for a competitive edge. Accomplished students from all majors (including communications, business, sales, marketing, math, computer science, etc.) are encouraged to apply.


PROGRAM: Learn about the various career opportunities available within a major, diversified company such as Cox Media Group. The conference will take a close look at the business side of CMG, focusing on exciting opportunities in areas that include sales, digital, marketing and research. The day will include morning panel discussions, followed by afternoon networking and interviews with company representatives.


Please see the link below for the formal application and information.

http://www.irtsfoundation.org/irts-atlanta-career-day.html