January 13, 2015 |

Top 5 Careers: Marketing and More


This week is a good one for anyone interesting in marketing and business development. We have three different creative and marketing agencies (a&g, MOD Worldwide, and Absolute Designers) seeking marketing, film, and graphic design interns. If the C-suite is more your aim, Davis Molecular Biosciences is looking for an MBA candidate to get some real-world experience. And finally, if event planning is what’s for you, Birchtree Catering is hiring.

Allen & Gerritsen: Marketing and Business Development Internship
Our partners at a&g are offering a sweet marketing and business development internship. You’ll be a member of one of the coolest ad agencies in the city, which has done work with everyone from City Year to Temple University. Responsibilities will include helping with pitches, strategy, outreach, and proposals. So if you’ve got a background in marketing and a self-starter attitude, check it out.

MOD Worldwide: Film Intern
The advertising agency theme continues with MOD Worldwide, a smart, flexible agency headquartered here in Philadelphia. They’re looking for a “self-directed, swift-minded, creative beast” to be their film intern, so if that sounds like you, definitely apply. Responsibilities for this position will include shooting, editing, and perfecting movies, and candidates should be familiar with different film styles and be up-to-scratch on the latest trends and technology of the industry.

Birchtree Catering, LLC: Event Planning Intern for Catering Company
If you have a ranking in your head of the best events you’ve attended based on the food they serve, this one is calling your name. Birchtree Catering, a company that prides itself on serving only food prepared with the freshest local and seasonal ingredients, is seeking a part-time event planning intern. This position is paid, with flexible hours. You’ll be part of client meetings, shadow the coordinator at events, and get great catering and real-world experience.

Davis Molecular Biosciences: CEO and MBA candidate
If you’re in business school and want to get some great real-world experience, check out this internship from Davis Molecular Biosciences.  They are seeking an intern who will help this socially responsible biochemical company grow. The position requires expertise in business finance as well as management & corporate structure. Any candidate must be familiar with tech company ecosystem .

Absolute Designers: Graphic Web Design and Marketing Communications 
Absolute Designers, a twenty-year-old marketing and communications agency, is seeking a graphic web design and marketing communications intern for the spring of 2015. The intern would be working directly with the principal of the company, and responsibilities would include assisting in the design and layout of marketing materials, creating social media layouts, and designing email blasts. Candidates should be pursuing a BA or certificate in fine arts, graphic design, or web design.


Protected: Laying the Groundwork for a Successful Career: An Interview with Zachary Fox, Food & Beverage Manager at Wawa

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

8 Ways to Celebrate Black History Month in Philadelphia

February is Black History Month, and whether you’re a college student in Philadelphia, or a young professional in the region, you’ve got plenty of opportunities to celebrate Black history & culture…

Stay up-to-date on the latest student events, deals, and ideas this semester.