September 9, 2015 |

Top 5 Careers:Media, Marketing and More


If you know your way around words and marketing, this week’s batch of internships are for you. Is digital media your thing? Open Arts and the City of Philadelphia are looking for you. How about communications and marketing? TargetX and United Way are your best bets. And finally, for all you sports fans out there, check out the opportunity from YSC Sports Marketing.

Campus Philly: Open Arts Online Promotion Intern Fall 2015
Use your talents to connect other college students to arts and culture events around town as the online promotions intern for Open Arts! You’ll publicize upcoming events from our arts and culture partners and keep our Twitter, Facebook and Instagram pages updated with fun news and posts. You’ll write interesting content about upcoming events and venues and be the first to know about new events. The best part is having the opportunity to attend the great events that you’re promoting!

TargetX: Marketing Intern
TargetX, a leader in customer relationship management for higher education, is seeking a marketing intern. Responsibilities of the position will include assisting with lead generation for the sales team, assisting with conference and event logistics, a heavy emphasis on research projects related to new markets, and assisting with internal communications for the company. Interns will also have an opportunity to participate in copywriting for web, print, and social media sites. Apply today!

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and South Jersey: Communications Intern
Expand your communications skills and work for a great cause at United Way of Greater Philadelphia and South Jersey this fall as their communications intern. Your portfolio of work will expand considerably with press releases, media advisories, blog and intranet posts, as well as social media posts. In addition, you will support the regional media relations plan by researching potential new media contacts, conducting outreach to outlets, or drafting press materials. Other responsibilities include assisting with digital and social media efforts by researching potential new social media handles to engage with, brainstorming social media strategy, or updating various social media and digital channels.

YSC Sports Marketing: Sport Marketing Internship
Combine your love of sports with your love of marketing at YSC Sports Marketing this semester. YSC Sports Marketing works with clients such as Philadelphia Union, PPL Park, and Major League Lacrosse, and you would be working directly with the President of YSC Sports Marketing, and your responsibilities would include implementing sponsorship assets for YSC’s Sponsors, identifying and researching contacts for prospective new sponsors or clients for various properties, and researching new trends and analyzing competitors.

City of Philadelphia- Performance Management: Digital Media Intern
One of Mayor Nutter’s major initiatives, the Office of the Managing Director strives to improve organizational performance in City departments through performance management tools. The Office is looking for a digital media intern to work with digital and social media and increase engagement with the public. You will be working primarily with PhillyStat, editing videos highlighting important clips, taking pictures and videos of PhillyStat sessions, and completing other digital media projects as assigned.


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