Louisville Public Relations Positions

UPDATED: 8/31/16

Price Weber

10702 Shelbyville Rd Louisville, KY 40243

Description

  • PriceWeber is an agency with a 50-year history of creating landmark advertising for some of the world’s most famous, and most ambitious clients. We have a new management team, a new commitment to growth, and a hunger to produce kick-ass creative. We are putting the team in place to realize our dreams of rapid and exciting growth—and that leads us to you.
  • PriceWeber is looking for several interns for our Account Services, Design, and Interactive Media departments to become a part of our team this summer. This is a wonderful opportunity to gain hands on experience in the advertising industry.
  • Requirements:
  • Interns must be 21 years of age.
  • Please visit us at www.priceweber.com
  • Send resume to moc.rebewecirp|rh#moc.rebewecirp|rh.

Contact Information:
Name: Susan Hovekamp
Phone: (502) 499-4296
Email: moc.rebewecirp|pmakevohs#moc.rebewecirp|pmakevohs
Website: [http://www.priceweber.com]


NowSourcing

9400 Williamsburg Plaza, Suite 140, Louisville, KY 40222

Infographic Promotion Intern

Description

  • Use wordpress and other blog formats to upload infographics and content
  • Use google spreadsheets to keep track of infographic links and promotion
  • Write original content to accompany infographics
  • Conduct research for additional publications specific to infographic concept
  • Pitch infographic to potential publications/sites/blogs

Requirements

  • If the internship is fulfilling college credit, you must comply with all school requirements
  • Competent writer
  • Able to work well in a team environment
  • Good reputation online
  • No posting of content on personal social media profiles that would conflict with professional image
  • Interest and eager to learn about a wide variety of topics

How to Apply
Submit your portfolio to moc.gnicruoswon|sboj#moc.gnicruoswon|sboj.

Research Internship

Description

The research intern will become an expert at finding useful information on the Internet. As our infographic production increases, we need someone who can dig out interesting statistics and facts relating to the current projects. Our infographic subjects can range from germs to elevators, so someone who can quickly change topics and continue finding relevant information is a must. Though most research will be for infographic production, some may be for industry news and competition analysis. Research Interns may also be involved with blog writing and content creation for clients.

Typical Daily Requirements:

  • Use of Basecamp and Google Documents to plan and organize tasks
  • Meet with other team members to strategize on upcoming infographic projects
  • Discuss open projects and their current status, continue research if necessary
  • Find interesting, shocking, and compelling facts and statistics related to the current project
  • Occasional other duties related to your internship
  • This internship is paid, and may result in employment after the duration of the intern period.

Requirements

  • Total of 240 hours – averages to 20 hours per week
  • Must have your own laptop to use in the office
  • If the internship is fulfilling college credit, you must comply with all school requirements
  • Competent writer
  • Able to work well in a team environment
  • Good reputation online
  • No posting of content on personal social media profiles that would conflict with professional image
  • Interest and eager to learn about a wide variety of topics

How to Apply
Submit your resume with two writing samples to moc.gnicruoswon|sboj#moc.gnicruoswon|sboj. Your writing samples can be from a class or a blog if you have one.

Infographic Designer

Description

What are we looking for in an infographic designer?

  • To have a strong understanding of
  • Typography, and how to use it effectively.
  • Well versed in Illustrator.
  • Able to understand and interpret data presented in a flow, well enough to be able to visually represent that information in an easy to understand format.
  • Able to come up with ideas on creative ways to compare data presented.
  • Send a portfolio.

Typical Daily Tasks:

  • Using Google Docs to plan and organize tasks
  • Working with Researchers to plan and produce infographics for clients
  • Occasional other duties related to your internship
  • Paid internship for this position also available, may result in employment after the duration of the intern period.

Requirements

  • Total of 240 hours – averages to 20 hours per week
  • Must have your own computer to use in the office with graphic design software
  • If the internship is fulfilling college credit, you must comply with all school requirements
  • Able to work well in a team environment
  • Good reputation online
  • No posting of content on personal social media profiles that would conflict with professional image
  • Skills and knowledge in graphic design
  • Interest in graphic design and eager to gain real world experience
  • Creative mind and eye for detail
  • Familiarity with Adobe suite, particularly Illustrator
  • Good grasp on typography and how to use it

If you have any of the following skills, these will be considered bonuses

  • Photography know-how
  • Video editing know-how
  • Familiarity with Photoshop, and After Effects

How to Apply
Submit your portfolio to moc.gnicruoswon|sboj#moc.gnicruoswon|sboj.


Scoppechio

437 West Jefferson Street, Louisville, KY 40202

Description

  • Need for interns is evaluated each Spring for summer positions.
  • Unpaid
  • Must qualify for school credit to participate in the program.
  • Departments with potential positions: Account Service, Photography, and Web Strategy.

Contact Information:
Tracey Jones (Senior Vice President)
502-261-1108
moc.evitaercrewop|senojt#moc.evitaercrewop|senojt


Scoppechio

437 West Jefferson Street, Louisville, KY 40202

Description

Creative Alliances offers Summer/Fall internships that are each 8 weeks long. There are limited positions, and applications are accepted as early as August for the fall internship and as early as February for the summer internship. Contact for more information.

Contact Information:
Maurice Zakhir (Internship Coordinator)
502-214-2988
moc.8erc|rihkaz.eciruam#moc.8erc|rihkaz.eciruam


Bisig Impact Group

640 S. 4th St. Suite 300 Louisville, KY 40202

Description

  • Account Coordinator Assistant
  • Student should send resume and references.
  • Unpaid

Contact Information:
Name: Peggy Harris
Phone: (502) 583-0333
Email: moc.gisib|sirrahp#moc.gisib|sirrahp
Website: [http://www.bisigimpactgroup.com]


Breakout Creative

101 N. 7th St. Louisville, KY 40202

Description

  • Handle daily account duties such as client meetings, produce conference reports, participate in concept development, coordinate production, etc.
  • Student should send resume and references.

Contact Information:
Name: Robert Hatfield
Phone: (502) 561-3475
Email: ten.niw|tuokaerb#ten.niw|tuokaerb
Website: [http://www.breakoutcreative.com]


Louisville Magazine

137 W. Muhammed Ali Blvd. Louisville, KY 40202

Description

We are seeking someone in journalism or communication studies who is interested in reporting, writing, research, proofreading or photojournalism. Louisville Magazine covers everything local — people, restaurants, trends and events. In our small-staffed, relaxed and fun environment, we treat our interns as part of the team. They join us for editorial meetings and help brainstorm ideas for content. Some article assignments will also be available. We are flexible with scheduling. A typical schedule is three days a week from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Internships are unpaid.

Contact Information:
Name: Bruce Allar
Phone: (502) 625-0100
Email: moc.gamuol|rallab#moc.gamuol|rallab
Website: [http://www.loumag.com]


New West Agency

9630 Ormsby Station Road, Louisville, KY 40223

Description

  • Please contact for more information on available internships.

Contact Information:
Name: Andrea Brady
Phone: (502) 891-2500
Email: moc.ycnegatsewwen|ydarba#moc.ycnegatsewwen|ydarba
Website: [http://www.newwestagency.com]


The Vimarc Group

11840 Commonwealth Dr. Louisville, KY 40299

Description

  • Internships are offered in graphic art, public relations, advertising account services and advertising media services.
  • Student should send resume.

Contact Information:
Name: Joe Koetter
Phone: (502) 261-9100 x213
Email: moc.cramiv|retteokeoj#moc.cramiv|retteokeoj
Website: [http://www.vimarc.com]


Vest Advertising

3007 Sproul Rd. Louisville, KY 40299

Description

  • Support account executive staff in servicing client requests and campaigns.
  • Paid
  • Student should send resume. Call Larry Vest and inquire about internship. Mention that you are a student at WKU.

Contact Information:
Name: Larry Vest
Phone:(502) 621-0942
Email: moc.gnisitrevdatsev|tsevl#moc.gnisitrevdatsev|tsevl
Website: [http://www.vestadvertising.com]


WLKY-TV

1918 Mellwood Ave. Louisville, KY 40206

News Internship

Description

  • Helping with newsroom operations, and learning job responsibilities of various positions.
  • We have two classifications for Internships. They are TV News Internship and Digital News Internship. Some of the duties as a Digital News Intern includes, writing for WLKY.com and publishing content to digital platforms at WLKY.
  • Student should send resume and references.
  • Unpaid

Contact Information:
Name: Torrie Caffee
Phone: (502) 891-4931
Email: moc.tsraeh|eeffact#moc.tsraeh|eeffact
Website: [http://www.wlky.com]

Art Department Internship

Description

  • Ideal candidate must have great organizational skills.
  • Proficiency in Photoshop and a general knowledge of PC and Mac application software is mandatory. Extra consideration given to candidates with After Effects and Illustrator experience.
  • The position is usually available year round - depends on how long a student is active in that position. Usually the term runs the length of a summer or a semester.
  • Hours are at least 10 per week no more than 15. No weekends.
  • Unpaid, but counts toward grade.
  • Hours best suited for the student between 9:00am -11:00pm M-F.

Contact Information:
Name: Wilfred Sieg
Phone:(502) 891-4980
Email: moc.tsraeh|geisw#moc.tsraeh|geisw
Website: [http://www.wlky.com]

Creative Services Internship

Description

  • The creative services department is looking for individuals to assist in promoting station news, programming and special events. Candidates should be great communicators creative, computer literate and deadline oriented with a conceptual knowledge of video editing.
  • Interns will assist in preparing syndicated, public service and network promotional spots, utilizing linear and non-linear editing systems. They will also have opportunities to assist in creating original promotional spots. Also, creating news and conmmercial graphics.
  • Candidates should be enrolled in college graphic design program and present current portfolio.
  • Unpaid
  • Student should send resume, letters of recommendation, references, and samples of work.

Contact Information:
Name: Bruce Burns
Phone: (502) 893-3671
Email:moc.tsraeh|snrubb#moc.tsraeh|snrubb
Website: [http://www.wlky.com]


Trilogy Health Services

Trilogy Health Services

Do you enjoy communications, public relations and social media?

Are you looking for an exciting internship that offers real-life work experience and also applies towards your academic credits?

Social Media and Communications Intern

Description

A Communications/Social Media Intern at Trilogy Health Services, LLC, will gain experience in a variety of areas including social media through creating content for social media posts, researching competitors’ use of social media, finding articles and related content for Facebook and Twitter, reviewing social media content submitted by our campus teams as well as exposure to public relations and internal/external audience communications.

Intern duties will include but are not limited to: assisting to expand our social media efforts, assisting with writing and editing newsletters, press releases, articles, etc., and various other marketing/public relations tasks.

This internship is non-paid, but you are guaranteed to gain invaluable work experience in an exciting and growing company! We promise you won’t be stuck behind a desk filing papers all day, and you may also earn academic credits! Let us help you build your portfolio - contact us today for details.

Qualifications

  • Pursuing Bachelor’s degree in public relations, marketing, communications or journalism
  • Knowledgeable in use of Social Media platforms including Facebook, Twitter and YouTube
  • Computer experience and knowledgeable in Microsoft Office Suite, with proficiency with MS Word
  • Excellent communication skills required – written, verbal and interpersonal
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work independently
  • Organized and demonstrated attention to detail
  • Ability to provide excellent customer service

Where to Apply
https://trilogycareers-trilogyhs.icims.com/jobs/16213/intern-social-media-%26-communications/job


UPDATED: 3/10/2017

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