September 23, 2015 |

Top 5 Careers:Communicate and Design this Fall!


Are you looking to use your communication or design skills this fall?  This week’s Top 5 Careers will help you find the perfect opportunities to get experience in one or both of these fields!  Bring your interpersonal and writing skills to the table for USA250, United Way of Greater Philadelphia & Southern NJ, or Bentley Systems.  Or bring out your creative side in graphic design for ArtJawn or right here at Campus Philly!  Start exploring the possibilities today!

USA250: Research and Communication Intern
Are you ready for America’s 250th Anniversary? USA250, a nonprofit organization making BIG plans for celebrating America turning 250, definitely is!  As their Research and Communication Intern, you will be conducting best practice research about major events in America and around the world, assisting with supporter and donor communications, engaging supporters on USA250’s website, Twitter and email properties, writing for development and outreach materials, and supporting multimedia designs.  They are looking for someone with an entrepreneurial spirit and who can blend solid writing, creative problem-solving, and savvy social media chops!  If you are ready to help coordinate the biggest birthday bash this country has ever seen, this position is right for you!

ArtJawn: Graphic Design Internship
Looking to get immersed in Philly’s art and design community?  Start your journey with ArtJawn, a website for art, trade, craft and design where you can buy, sell, connect and research.  They are built to give access to all of Philadelphia’s art museums and events in one place!  Your responsibilities will include creating promotional graphics for the website, making recommendations to the team regarding best practices in web content and web usability, and flexibility to meet on sight for meetings while also completing work off-site independently.  They are looking for someone who has a high proficiency in Adobe Photoshop and HTML, knowledge in Javascript, and strong graphic design, layout, and typography skills.  Get ready to take the Philadelphia art scene by storm with your own creative flair!

United Way of Greater Philadelphia & Southern NJ: Communications Intern
United Way of Greater Philadelphia & Southern NJ is an organization that looks to harness, leverage and strategically invest the collective power of donors, advocates and volunteers to drive measurable results that improve the lives of people in our region.  They are looking for a Communications Intern!  You will learn and contribute to their mission by developing a robust portfolio of samples and communications work, learning about communications, branding and public relations strategy for serving internal clients, supporting the regional media relations plan, assisting with digital and social media efforts, supporting planning and execution of events, and supporting the internal communications strategy.  If you are proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook, have excellent organizational, planning, and time-management skills, and strong oral and written communication, apply today!

Bentley Systems: Corporate Communications Intern
Are you ready to put your stellar communication skills to the test?  The Corporate Communications Intern at Bentley Systems could be the position for you!  Bentley Systems is dedicated to providing architects, engineers, geospatial professionals, constructors, and owner-operators with comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure.  You will gain experience in drafting communications for Bentley’s intranet and social media platforms, coordinating elements of global programs, planning events at Bentley’s corporate headquarters, supporting video creation by drafting scripts and completing minor editing, and assisting with other administrative and organizational support tasks.  Pull together your skills in Microsoft Office, social media platforms, Microsoft SharePoint, and photo and video editing to land this internship this fall!

Campus Philly: Graphic Design Internship
Blend your passions for Philadelphia and design! Apply to be our Graphic Design Intern at Campus Philly!  Your work will be featured on Campus Philly online properties, as well as print work in support of programs and events.  You should be highly motivated to learn new skills, add to your  portfolio, and take advantage of the networking opportunities available at Campus Philly.  We are looking for an enrolled student or recent grad to share our love for providing opportunities for students in Philadelphia!


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