August 6, 2015 |

Top 5 Careers: Great Internships

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If you’re a college student seeking a fall internship, this list is definitely for you! We’ve compiled five incredible internships that are sure to give you professional experience. Check out these five opportunities at Campus Philly, Bentley Systems, WPXN, the Philadelphia 76ers, and Resources for Human Development.

Campus Philly: Events Editorial Intern Fall 2015
Let me tell you, being an editorial intern at Campus Philly will be great! As a current CP editorial intern, I know you’ll have plenty of opportunities to hone your writing skills. So, if you’re a strong writer, savvy at social media, and have outstanding communications skills, apply to this position before August 12! As the Events Editorial Intern, you will encourage students to explore Philadelphia by informing them about festivals, good food, and local happenings among other events. By the end of this internship, not only will you have a large amount of clips, you will also have experience working in the nonprofit industry and a deep understanding of the City of Brotherly Love.

Bentley Systems: Bentley Institute Services Intern
Bentley Systems, a company working to provide architects and engineers (among others) with special software for infrastructure, is hiring a Bentley Institute Services Intern. In this position, you will sharpen your communication skills by creating content for the user newsletter, promoting company conferences and events by creating social media posts and web content, and developing necessary internal communication. If you are an effective writer and communicator, ready to work on complex projects, and acquainted with social media, apply to this paid internship now!

WXPN: Engineering and IT Assistant Intern
If you love music and know a few things about engineering at technology, the Engineering and IT Assistant Intern at WXPN, a Philly-based award-winning radio station known for playing rock, blues, roots and folk, is for you! Your main duty will be to assist the Engineering and IT departments in supporting computer systems used for desktops, Digital Audio Workstations, and audio recording/playback systems. You will also have the opportunity to perform system backups, troubleshoot, and install and upgrade software. Applicants must be proficient in these five well-known computer applications: Window XP/ Windows 7, Microsoft Office 2007 Suite, Internet Explorer, Firefox, and anti-virus software. It’s definitely worth carving out ten hours a week from your schedule to intern here!

Philadelphia 76ers: Corporate Hospitality and Events Intern
Do you consider yourself the ultimate planner? If so, don’t pass up this awesome opportunity with Philly’s premier basketball team! The Philadelphia 76ers are looking for a Corporate Hospitality Intern to assist them in planning and implementing corporate hospitality events. This intern will also manage staff on event nights, brainstorm and research new venues and vendors, assist with the corporate client gift program, and participate in planning and site visits. The perk: this internship is paid!

Resources for Human Development: Fall Interns
Resources for Human Development a nonprofit headquartered in Philly, is recruiting for multiple positions for the upcoming fall semester. Specifically, they are hiring one undergraduate or recent graduate to intern for each of the following departments: Human Resources, Diversity and Inclusion, Accounting, Custodials, Community Relations, Government Relations, and the One Step Away program. RHD’s internship program lasts 12 weeks and interns are expected to be in the office for two days per week. Don’t miss the opportunity to work for this great organization!

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