Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Illumina Marketing Internships available

Illumina Marketing Internships advertised: Project Management, Global Marketing, User Experience Design, Market Development MBA, Buyer, etc.

The positions are based in the La Jolla, San Diego, CA home office.

This company is a leader in Genetic Sequencing technology.

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Internship Opportunity: The AroundCampus Group

Summer Sales/Marketing Internship

Three things to know about our Internship:
1) We begin with our nationally-recognized, week long training program May 8-14. Training is located in Chapel Hill, NC and provides a solid foundation for your summer. It is an expense-paid training program that covers many topics relevant to sales, marketing and advertising.
2) This is a paid internship.
3) It is not a desk job - you're going to be working face to face with local business owners to talk to them about advertising in the RMU student/faculty directory, student planner, online, and on our App.

Job Description:
AroundCampus, the leading campus media and marketing company in the U.S., offers a paid summer sales internship to college students. As a Sales Representative you will:
-Consult one-on-one with local and national businesses in your college market about their advertising platform
-Sell and market advertising space in your campus publication, and the Award-Winning Around Campus website and mobile app
-Attend a week-long sales training program through the Nationally-Recognized Sales Foundations Academy – an expense- paid training on the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill campus
-Develop skills on managing a territory, prospecting, building rapport, and closing the sale
-Enhance interpersonal communication, time-management , and confidence
-Gain experience working as an individual and in a team environment
-Work full-time, Monday-Friday, 8:30-5:30

The experience you gain this summer will make you stand out from the rest in today’s overcrowded job market.

AC has several Career Partners who hire students directly from our internship program. They include:
•Bloomberg B.N.A
•Edward Jones
•Enterprise Rent-a-Car
•Federated Insurance
•Tom James

If you are interested in applying for this position, please email Lindsey Johnson at AND apply online by clicking here! She will be on campus conducting interviews in the near future conducting interviews, and slots fill up quickly.

*You must have Housing and a Vehicle in Pittsburgh or the surrounding areas (or another AroundCampus Group market), in order to apply for this internship.

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Volunteer Opportunity at the Ben Roethlisberger Football Camp!

Please note the marketing opportunity in the information below

There are volunteers needed at the Ben Roethlisberger Football Camp this spring in the Harmony area.

Setup: June 15, 2014
Camp Date: June 16-17 2014
Location: Seneca Valley High School, Harmony PA

Providing the opportunity to work on the pro camps to local students is a major component that they utilize to produce successful camps throughout the country. They’ve been successful in providing a beneficial real-world experience to students who are passionate about working in the sports industry. Along with students who are interested in helping them market the camps, they are also looking for anyone who is interested in helping with the execution of the camps. To give you an idea of what their camps entail, watch this video:

Volunteer Opportunity:
-Assist in facility set up
-Assist in event tasks (registration, security, etc.)
-Help with tasks during camp (hydration, field set-up, goodie bag distribution)
-Maintain and provide VIP hospitality at a first class event
-Miscellaneous responsibilities
-Assist in facility “tear down”/clean up
-Opportunity to assist with incentive based marketing

*To volunteer send resume to Joseph Levers at

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Internship with Content Development Intern
Allegheny Conference on Community Development

Position Information
Days/hours & duration of job: max. 24 hours/week
Wage/Salary: $12.00/hour
Employment Start Date: ASAP

Job Description:
Position Reports To: Project Manager, Workplace

OBJECTIVE, a project of the Allegheny Conference on Community Development, is a virtual concierge that launched on June 7, 2013. The website is designed to attract and retain talent in the Pittsburgh region. The website has a comprehensive job search engine, and showcases the region through work, live and play as a great place to "Advance Your Career and Build the Life You’ll Love." This position will provide research and content development support to the Imagine Pittsburgh website, including writing, photography, copy editing support, brainstorming and other support as needed to maintain the success of the website.

A creative, organized person is needed for a paid internship to assist with content development, communications support, and research related to talent and attraction initiatives, specifically focused on Rate of pay is $12.00 per hour. This part-time position (up to 24 hours a week) will begin immediately and last through May, with a possible extension through the summer. Work can be scheduled around classes, although it must be during normal business hours. The position calls for a self-starter who is not afraid to think creatively and who is able to track down difficult-to-find information. In addition, the candidate should be able to meet deadlines while balancing multiple projects and maintaining the highest quality standards.

-Research, develop and produce content for the work, live and play sections of website, and other sections of the website as needed
-Develop an organized outreach system for acquiring photos and information for
-Work to organize and systemize the photography collection
-Take, collect and edit photography as needed for the website
-Copy edit existing content
-Manage the website so that content is current and up to date
-Collect information /feedback and make improvement recommendations

- Education: Current university student
- Knowledge: Interest in regional economic development and marketing
- Experience: Previous internship or work experience
- Skills: Excellent research and writing and proofreading skills
- Proficient in MS Office suite

Application Instructions:
Send resume to

For more information go to Colonial Trak

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Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Internship Opportunities!

**This Firm will be at the Business Week Network Reception Wednesday night (2/26/14)**

Internship Opportunities
Young Professional Women in Energy (YPWE)

Position Information
Days/hours & duration of job: 20+ hours a week depending upon amount of events/activities
Wage/Salary: Unpaid
Employment Start Date: Summer 2014

Job Description:
Young Professional Women in Energy (YPWE) is a non-profit organization that reaches women within the male dominated energy field. YPWE holds monthly events that encourage its members to network with one another and create opportunities for development.

Here is the link for YPWE’s website:

With the New Year, YPWE is getting a much-needed make over and interns are needed to help in designated areas. The intern positions are unpaid but may count for school credit, if needed. If the interns are successful in their work, an opportunity for employment may be forthcoming. The following interns are needed and some of their responsibilities are listed, however, since YPWE is growing, so will everyone’s responsibilities in time.

Marketing, PR, Advertising Interns:
-Improve all social media platforms
-Contact and gain connections to local media for press
-Create a buzz for the organization through media
-Contact manufacturers and place orders

Graphic Design Interns:
-Make sponsorship page on the website more attractive
-Build new and exciting templates for newsletters and weekly one pagers
-Design program and event invitations and brochures that include our sponsor logos

Web Design Interns:
-Will revamp and change existing website to make it more exciting and new
-Will maintain website and update it frequently

All Interns:
-- Self-motivated and personable
-- Proficient in Microsoft Office programs
-- Good communication skills

Design Interns:
-- Proficient in Adobe programs

Application Instructions:
If any student is interested, please have them contact Sarah at to schedule an interview.

**This can also be viewed on Colonial Trak

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Dr. Clinton Receives Special Recognition!

Congratulations AMA Volunteer of the Month

The AMA Volunteer of the Month for February is none other than RMU’s own Dr. Steve Clinton. The Board of Directors of the Pittsburgh Chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA) recognizes, Steve R. Clinton, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Marketing and Department Head, Marketing at Robert Morris University. He serves an integral role on the Academic Outreach committee. He secured Robert Morris University’s facilities and operational support for the 2014 Collegiate Marketing Plan competition, helped design the competition and found the funds to underwrite the lunch portion of the competition.

Click Here to view this on the AMA Official Website!

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Internship with Percheron Field Services

Marketing Internship
Percheron Field Services

Position Information:
Days/hours & duration of job: 10-15 hours per week (max 20 hours)
Wage/Salary: $8.00 - $10.00 per hour
Employment Start Date: Spring or Summer 2014

Job Description:
Marketing Intern to assist, develop and support various proposals, schedules, promotions and events for the year.

Coordinate schedules and event with office team, negotiate rates for lodging and travel, event calendar maintenance and employee involvement/newsletter.

*Salary negotiable based on skills and experience.

-IRWA participation required.
-Position subject to background check and drug screening.

Application Instructions:
Apply through ColonialTRAK

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