Jobs & Internships

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Job title Description Opportunity Type
Reporter/multimedia journalist (Hastings, Nebraska) NBC Nebraska: Capable of reporting, writing, producing, planning, story generation, web posting, videography and editing, and producing news stories Job Full time
Reporter (Kansas City, Missouri) FOX4: Prepare and execute live, compelling television newscasts. Internship Full time
Social media intern (Lenexa, Kansas) Rally House: Generate fun and creative content as well as grow business presence. Internship Part time
Weekend meteorologist/newscaster (Fairway, Kansas) KCTV5: Develops weather forecasts and particpates in extended reporting requirements of severe weather coverage. Job Full time
Washington Media Institute (Washington, D.C.) Washington Media Institute: Work at least 32 hours per week at one of DC/s top media organizations. Internship Part time
Weekend meteorologist/multimedia journalist (Lincoln, Nebraska) KSNB-TV: Present on-air weather forecasts for weekend and fill in on weekdays. Job Full time
Managing editor (Norfolk, Nebraska) Nebraska Life Magazine: Generate original story ideas, write features, assign stories to freelancers. Job Full time
Social community manager (Kansas City, Missouri) Bernstein-Rein: Manage day-to-day social engagement with assigned brands. Job Full time
Assistant media planner (Kansas City, Missouri) Bernstein-Rein: Assist with all aspects of media planning process Job Full time
Project manager (Kansas City, Missouri) Bernstein-Rein: Manage varying complexity of digital, social and traditional projects. Job Full time
Marketing communications specialist (Lawrence, Kansas) Allen Press: Perform market research, develop creative concepts. Job Full time
Special events/auction/volunteer manager (Wichita, Kansas) KPTS: Organize and coordinate special fundraising events. Job Full time
Multimedia sales specialist (Wichita, Kansas) KPTS: Secure corporate support underwriting on-air and advertising on our multiple platforms of digital programming and content online and social media Job Full time
Sports reporter internship (Washington, D.C.) The Daily Caller: Write stories and pitch story ideas. Internship Part time
Social media intern (Washington, D.C.) The Daily Caller: Help engagement editor and marketing strategist Internship Part time
Opinion intern (Washington, D.C.) The Daily Caller: Help manage and shape the site's commentary material. Internship Part time
Entertainment reporter (Washington, D.C.) The Daily Caller: Partner with expanding entertainment and sports editorial staff. Internship Part time
Editorial spring internship (Washington, D.C.) The Daily Caller: Background research, transcribing interviews, cleaning up copy. Internship Part time
Commerce spring internship (Washington, D.C.) The Daily Caller: Write creative articles that present details about products in a compelling manner Internship Part time
Business spring internship (Washington, D.C.) The Daily Caller: Assist in leveraging social media platforms, email acquisition, analyze statistics, improve sales. Internship Part time
Marketing internship (Lenexa, Kansas) Excel: Career motivated individuals to fill our full-time paid marketing intern/entrepreneur in training Internship Full time
Social media intern (St. Louis or Kansas City) Staples: Ideating, coordinating and executing the company's social media content strategy across key social media channels Internship Part time
Manager, Office of the President (New York) ABC News: Facilitates the execution of the President's vision and priorities through coordinating information, communications and resources. Job Full time
Brand manager (Kansas City, Missouri) Sullivan Higdon Sink: Day-to-day team contact with clients and is also the key contact for others in the agency when dealing with the client’s business Job Full time
Website marketing intern (Lenexa, Kansas) Keypath Education: Review web behavior videos online. Internship Part time
Multimedia journalist (Topeka, Kansas) WIBW-TV: Live reporter with backup anchor potential Job Full time
Reporting interns (Kansas City, Missouri) The Kansas City Star: Cover breaking news and enterprise stories. Internship Part time
Audience interns (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Star: Writing and editing experience under deadline, clear news judgment and strong social media skills Internship Part time
Specialist, communications (Lenexa, Kansas) Children's Hospital Association: Develop content as part of an integrated marketing and communications team. Job Full time
Stadium facilities seasonal assistant (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Chiefs: Assist with facility preparation and maintenance. Job Full time
Weekend weather forecaster/weekday multimedia journalist (Joplin, Missouri) Fourstates.com: Analyzes, writes and presents weather forecasts. Job Full time
CG operator/weekend director (Joplin, Missouri) Fourstates.com: Creation and superimposition of graphics and images. Internship Full time
Reporter (multiple locations) U.S. Right to Know: Primarily an investigative position that requires someone who can generate story ideas. Job Full time
Freelance sportswriting (Tonganoxie, Kansas) Tonganoxie Mirror: Cover sporting events, primarily football. Job Part time
Account supervisor (Kansas City, Missouri) Barkley: Own the execution of brand strategy, support brand development and innovation initiatives. Job Full time
Online editor (Topeka, Kansas) CJOnline: Oversee content at CJOnline and other digital products Job Full time
Public relations strategist (Kansas City, Missouri) Trozzolo: Lead in the execution of client public relations and marketing strategies. Job Full time
Production control internship (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN/KGIN-TV: Live, interactive, digital production position, with hands-on control of the video, audio and graphic elements Internship Part time
Meteorologist (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN-TV: Present on-air weather forecasts for multiple TV newscasts. Job Full time
Journalism internships and fellowships (multiple locations) Multiple internships and fellowships: Now is the time to be applying for journalism internships and fellowships for spring and summer of 2018. Many news organizations have deadlines in early October and November, so here's a list to get you started. Internship Part time
Summer 2018 internship (San Antonio, Texas) San Antonio Express-News: Positions available in reporting, data visualization, photography, multimedia producer and infographics/animation. Internship Part time
Season marketing intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Theater League: Assist season marketing manager and season marketing director with season initiatives as assigned. Internship Part time
Marketing associate (Kansas City, Kansas) Shor-Line: Monitor websites, help with product photography, assist in preparing marketing materials. Job Full time
Part-time producer (Topeka, Kansas) WIBW-TV: Writing, stacking newscasts, editing video, making beat calls. Job Part time
Admissions representative (Lawrence, Kansas) University of Kansas: Territory development and management; staffing and organizing campus recruitment events Job Full time
Communications director (Topeka, Kansas) Department of Administration: Manages and coordinate all media contacts and activities for the Senator and or the members of the Republican caucus; Acts as the formal spokesperson and media liaison for the Senate President. Job Full time
Part-time sales assistant (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH: Client follow-up, prepare presentations, order entry, light web production duties. Job Part time
Member relations specialist (Lawrence, Kansas) GCSAA: Provide excellent customer service to members fielding inquiries, processing membership reports, maintaining member records, assisting with membership recruitment and retention Job Full time
Digital Entertainment Writer/Host (Chicago, Illinois The Onion: Digital video writers who can be on-camera personalities for a new series. Job Full time
Dow Jones News Fund Summer Internship Dow Jones News Fund: Paid summer 2018 internships in data journalism, digital media, business reporting and multiplatform editing Internship Part time
News reporter (Enid, Oklahoma) Enid News: News reporter to produce top-notch digital and print coverage on deadline. Job Full time
Associate content editor (Kansas City, Missouri) Barkley: Oversee paid content marketing initiatives. Job Full time
Senior copywriter (Kansas City, Missouri) Barkley: Develop creative strategies and ideas that are innovative and that sell. Job Full time
Association for Women in Sports Media internship program Association for Women in Sports Media: For students interested in pursuing a career in print/digital, broadcast or media relations Internship Part time
Marketing representative/on-air (Concordia, Kansas) KCNK Radio: Radio sales Job Full time
Sports director/reporter (Kansas City) USSSA Midwest Network: Increase brand recognition, and grow social media following through media coverage of USSSA sports tournaments Job Full time
Content specialist (Kansas City, Missouri) Greater Kansas City Community Foundation: Support director of communications in writing communications for donors, prospects, professional advisors, nonprofits and media, including direct mail, email blasts, blog posts, and annual report. Job Full time
Copywriting intern (Kansas City) Summit Marketing: Direct-response content for all media. Internship Part time
Graphic design intern (Kansas City) Summit Marketing: Develop creative content for all media. Full time
Account executive (Dodge City/Garden City) KWCH/KSCW: Generate revenue by selling advertising to local businesses on the station’s multiple platforms and increase shares on existing business. Job Full time
Graphic designer (Topeka, Kansas) City of Topeka: Produce and edit high-quality graphic designs, TV and video spots for government access cable television. Job Full time
Sports multimedia journalist (Springfield, Missouri) KY3/KSPR: Lead sports reporting during the week and on Saturdays Job Full time
Spring intern (Kansas City, Missouri) FleishmanHillard: Research (for currently existing clients and new business prospects). Results measurement and monitoring (traditional and social media) Internship Full time
News director (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH-TV: A proven record of success in leadership, news judgment, social media growth and talent development. Job Full time
News producer (Fairway, Kansas) KCTV5: Creates, coordinates and executes the newscasts. Job Full time
Promotions intern (Kansas City) Entercom: Represent the station at events such as concerts, remotes, and non-traditional events, conducting listener research, communicating with winners of contests. Internship Part time
Reporter (Garden City, Kansas) The Garden City Telegram: Cover education, local government and general assignments. Job Full time
Breaking news reporter (Wichita, Kansas) The Wichita Eagle: Deliver exclusive reporting on breaking news that informs and engages readers. Job Full time
Sports editor (Manhattan, Kansas) The Manhattan Mercury: Cover some of the major K-State sports beats while handling scheduling, copy editing and pagination responsibilities. Job Full time
Sports editor/columnist (Wichita, Kansas) The Wichita Eagle: Coach reporters, plan and execute coverage and grow audiences. Job Full time
Sports reporter (Wichita, Kansas) The Wichita Eagle/Kansas.com: Deliver exclusive reporting on the WSU sports beat that informs and engages readers Job Full time
Video editing intern (Kansas City, Missouri) Hallmark: Strong visual storytelling skills and good sense of timing Internship Part time
Associate VP for Marketing and Communications (Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania) Bloomsburg University: Chief spokesperson responsible for communicating the Bloomsburg University story and vision to both internal and external audiences Job Full time
idobi Writers Group Idobi Writers Network: Entertainment news, music, TV, film, digital/streaming. Internship Part time
Associate media planner (Overland Park, Kansas) Intouch Solutions: Assist with developing paid search plans, executing through the appropriate search platform and managing the campaign over time. Job Full time
Multimedia journalist (Wichita, Kansas) Sunflower Broadcasting: Generate, gather and provide news and information in the most accurate, appealing, timely and creative way Job Full time
Communications assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) Spencer Museum of Art: Edit and proofread written museum communications, including promotional materials, publications, web content, exhibition content, grant proposals, and reports. Job Part time
Careers in Community Organizing for Social Justice Direct Action & Research Training Center: Unite congregations and working for social, economic and racial justice. Job Full time
Communications student assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) KU School of Law: Update website, calendars and displays; research and write news releases and blog posts. Job Part time
Marketing consultant (North Platte, Nebraska) KNOP/KIIT/KNPL-TV: Sell products while helping businesses grow. Job Full time
adidas Campus Agent Program adidas Campus Agent Program camp: Trains team to tell the brand story. Job Part time
KSMO account executive (Fairway, Kansas) KSMO: Solicits new advertisers and increases share of business for existing advertisers. Job Full time
Sports minded consultant (Kansas City, Missouri) Consumer Acquisitions: Training in management for customer service, marketing, and sales consultants Job Full time
Account executive (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH/KSCW: Generate revenue by selling advertising to local businesses on the station’s multiple platforms and increase shares on existing business. Job Full time
Producer of Better KC (Kansas City) Producer of Better KC: Writes and researches assigned show elements and content. Gathers items for pre-production elements. Job Full time
Social community manager (Kansas City, Missouri) Bernstein-Rein: Assist social strategy team leads in conducting research and analytics for key brands. Job Full time
News anchor/reporter (Wichita, Kansas) KFDI: Cover the news, produce daily content for radio newscasts and online, and developing in-depth radio features and special reports Job Part time
Video production - technical media producer (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN-KGIN: Interactive, digital production position. Job Full time
Intern-production assistant Midco Sports Network (Lawrence, Kansas) Midco: Assist and develop skills in the production of local and regional sports content. This includes tape delay, original programming, studio shows and live sports production. Internship Part time
Photojournalist (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH: Shoot news video that accurately and fairly represents news stories Job Part time
News producer (Wichita, Kansas) KWCH-TV: Prioritize, organize, and produce newscasts Job Part time
Student assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) Public Education Department of the KU Natural History Museum: Assist with museum education programs including scheduling groups, preparing classroom for programs Job Part time
Marketing communications coordinator (Lawrence, Kansas) KU Department of Theatre and Dance: Marketing, maintain promotional presence and media relations. Job Full time
Copywriting intern (Leawood, Kansas) American Academy of Family Physicians: Editing and publishing an update to the existing AAFP Style Guide, editing existing marketing copy to ensure it adheres to style guidelines, and -as needed- writing compelling copy for a breadth of marketing communications Internship Part time
Campus Correspondent (Lawrence, Kansas) Student Health 101: In-the-field” reporter taking video interviews of their peers about the importance of various wellbeing topics Internship Part time
Video editor/shooter/motion artist (Wichita, Kansas) Brothers & Company: Make magic out of marketing messages using Adobe Creative Suite, and Red and BlackMagic cameras. Job Full time
Assistant account executive (Wichita, Kansas) Brothers & Company: Work in account management and team support. Job Full time
KMUW news reporters (Wichita, Kansas) KMUW: 1) General assignment and education news. 2) Cover energy and environment news Job Full time
Washington Post internship (Washington, D.C.) Washington Post: Positions available for reporter, photographer, videographer, multiplatform editor/producer, news or digital designer, graphics reporter or developer, or social media producer. Internship Part time
Public relations internship (Overland Park, Kansas) INK Inc PR: Work on short-term and long-term projects. Internship Part time
Photographer (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Mavericks: Assistance with game-night photography, providing photos to fulfill action shot requirements as well as corporate obligations for sponsors and promotions. Internship Part time
Promotions and game operations (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Mavericks: Support game operations department through the creation and implementation of in-game promotions Internship Part time
Community outreach (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Mavericks: Manage donation request fulfillment and respond to donation inquiries. Internship Part time
Communications and digital content (Kansas City, Missouri) Kansas City Mavericks: Assistance with games notes and press release production; creation of graphics for social media, promotional materials and KCMavericks.com Internship Part time
Assistant media planner (Kansas City, Missouri) Saatchi & Saatchi: Serve as liaison to broadcast team, assist with billing, track and distribute digital performance reporting. Job Full time
Sports copy editor (Omaha, Nebraska) Omaha World-Herald: Must also work on layout and design — not just for a page, but for an entire section. Job Full time
Sports copy editor/online editor (Omaha, Nebraska) Omaha World-Herald: Split time each week between daily editing and page layout for our print publication and website management that includes posting stories, sharing content on social media, live event coverage, etc. Job Full time
Part-time promotions assistant (Wichita, Kansas) iHeartMedia Stations: Assists the promotions or marketing departments with daily activities that promote the station(s), clients or events. Job Part time
News intern (Topeka, Kansas) KSNT News: Students trying to increase their skills as they enter the broadcasting field Internship Part time
Venture for America fellow Venture for America fellowship program: Join a close-knit community of talented peers, mentors, and advisors that includes experienced entrepreneurs and industry experts. Internship Part time
Client service representative (Kansas City, Missouri) CBIZ: Inputs data, ensures all internal controls and procedures are followed. Job Full time
Assistant news writer, assistant copy editor, assistant illustrator (Lawrence) Endpoints News: Write summaries, edit copy and create art. Job Part time
Student communications assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) School of Music: The student will assist with writing news releases about upcoming events, articles for an annual alumni magazine and content for social media posts. The student also will assist the communications coordinator with web updates and online calendar listings. Job Part time
Communications intern (Kansas City) HOOPLA: Coordinate communications, social media and marketing. Internship Part time
Management development program E&J Gallo Winery: Be responsible for maintaining and expanding the sales of all Gallo brands in an established retail territory. Internship Part time
Reporter (Hastings, Nebraska) KSNB-TV: Turning various angles and building different ways of presenting your story of the day. Job Full time
Anchor/reporter (Hastings, Nebraska) KSNB: Anchor, report, gather news for KSNB and for other stations in our Nebraska News & Information Network Job Full time
Social media strategist (Lawrence, Kansas) Callahan Creek: A thought-leader and a collaborator on strategies, activations, evaluation and implementation of emerging tech opportunities, social listening insights and social content creation and optimization. Job Full time
Videographer (Topeka, Kansas) WIBW-TV: Shooting and editing sports and operating live equipment as required Job Full time
Podcast assistant producer (Lawrence, Kansas) Lasers, Dragons and Keyboards: Separating episodes, cleaning up background noises, cutting technical chatter. Internship Part time
Account executive (Houston, Texas) KLOL Mega 101FM: Keep track of details, offer solutions, proven prospector. Job Full time
Account executive (Houston, Texas) CBS Radio Houston: Keep track of details, offer solutions, proven prospector and closer. Job Full time
Part-time event staff positions (Houston, Texas) CBS Radio: On location at radio station events, live broadcasts, concerts and client events interacting with listeners and some clerical duties Job Part time
Sales assistant (Houston, Texas) CBS Radio Houston: Professional, detail oriented individual who can multi-task Job Full time
Part-time programming positions (Houston, Texas) CBS Radio: Board operators, producers and on-air talent. Job Part time
On-air personality (Houston) CBS Radio Houston: Full-time on-air position, familiar with all aspects of commercial broadcasting operations. Job Full time
News reporters (Wichita, Kansas) KMUW: Reporter to cover energy and environment; and reporter to cover general assignments and education. Job Full time
Senior communications specialist (Topeka, Kansas) Kansas Center for Economic Growth: Implement communications plan, draft and edit content for strategic communications, and develop and maintain relationships with state and local media. Job Full time
Senior brand writer (Kansas City area) AMC Theatres: Create concepts and copy for strategic brands, programs and promotions. Job Full time
Communications assistant director for creative pursuit (Lawrence, Kansas) Street Photography: Must have cold-call moxie and Internet savvy. Job Part time
Project coordinator (Chicago) Marketing Keys: Support advertising campaigns by organizing, scheduling, tracking, reporting and managing partner relationships. Job Full time
KSPA programming assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) KSPA: Help plan a three-day event in Topeka to celebrate an anniversary for our organization Job Part time
Basketball intern Courtside Newspaper: Use creativity and passion to write something that will engage basketball fans. Internship Part time
News and sports interns (Lincoln, Nebraska) KOLN TV: Must be taking courses relevant to the area of interest. Internship Part time
Student marketing assistant (Lawrence, Kansas) Lied Center: Write and edit season materials including performance programs, news releases, website content and more. Job Part time
Public relations intern (Overland Park, Kansas) Ink Inc PR: Work on short-term and long-term projects Internship Part time
Social media content creator (Olathe, Kansas) Garmin Fitness: Leverage firsthand knowledge of the running and cycling consumer markets to write, shoot and produce compelling social media content Job Full time
Digital copywriter (Overland Park, Kansas) DEG: A creative copywriter with digital experience to bring fresh ideas. Job Full time
Content strategist (Overland Park, Kansas) BYM Agency: Writing content for consumer-driven social media. Job Full time
Grant writer (Wichita, Kansas) KPTS: Gather information from departments and coordinate, write and submit proposals. Job Full time
Writer/editor for U.S. Army Publication (Fort Leavenworth, Kansas) IDA Technology: Creating, editing and publishing well-researched and fully documented academic articles Job Full time
Associate editor (Kansas City, Missouri) Sosland Publishing Companies: Collect market data and write market commentary on various food commodities Job Full time
Producer - WeatherNation TV (Denver metro area) WeatherNation: Help the primary meteorologists with preparing, producing, writing and crafting content for their show segments. Job Full time
Digital marketing intern (Olathe, Kansas) Compdata: Email campaigns with the opportunity to gain valuable experience using HubSpot, a leading marketing automation platform Internship Part time
Reporter (Le Mars, Iowa) Le Mars Daily Sentinel: Generate ideas, turn in accurate and well-organized stories. Job Full time
Multimedia journalist (Fairway, Kansas) KCTV5: Researches, writes, captures visual content and edits general assignment stories for multiple platforms Job Full time
Assistant content editor (Chicago) Illinois Institute of Technology: Play key roles in writing and producing various print, web, video, audio, and social media marketing and communications content for Illinois Institute of Technology (Illinois Tech) as well as in copyediting, proofreading, and fact-checking various materials. Job Full time
Part-time creative coordinator (Lee's Summit, Missouri) Lee's Summit Chamber of Commerce: Design, layout and production of Chamber special publications, as well as tourism marketing materials Job Part time
Senior content marketing specialist (Kansas City, Missouri) Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation: Responsible for content and channel strategy (email, web, social, community) and execution of integrated digital marketing campaigns Job Full time
Community watchdog reporter (Fort Myers, Florida) News-Press: A storyteller, skilled in data analysis and document acquisition, who is passionate about hard news and enterprise journalism Job Full time
Digital and mass media intern (Overland Park, Kansas) NextStep Kansas City: Design and implement social media strategies Internship Part time
Ad trafficker (Overland Park, Kansas) Penton: Review, approve and ensure all ad orders adhere to creative, technical and legal specifications Job Full time
Marketing intern (Overland Park, Kansas) Angel Capital Association: Research potential new members and new data; develop access to online updates on members Internship Part time
Political science internship - spring 2018 (Topeka, Kansas) KU Department of Political Science: Work with a legislator, lobbyist or in the governor's office Internship Part time
Athletics Communications internships (Lawrence, Kansas) Write for media/web on deadline, support clients with PR concepts. Part time
Writers Column writing, news writing, campus lifestyle writing. Internship Part time
Writing internship (Kansas City, Missouri) Write news releases, pitch stories, draft social media posts. Internship Part time