Outreach/Public Relations Internship – OPEN ‘TIL FILLED.

Dates:   Fall 2012 – Spring 2013 (Must be on campus Fall, Winter, and Spring)

Location:  Dartmouth College Career Services, 63 South Main Street, Suite 200,  (Bank of America Building)




  • 10 hours/week, flexible schedule
  • Able to work evenings and weekends as required
  • Organizational and planning skills
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities
  • Customer Service Orientation
  • Goal-oriented and able to work independently
  • Demonstrated initiative and motivation

Internship Description:

This Outreach/Public Relations Intern will:

  • Promote and develop opportunities for the Career Services Office through:
    • Building strong relationships with affinity groups, (including affinity sororities/fraternities) and first generation students.
    • Communicating with OPAL Advisors in support of building relationships with affinity groups.
    • Developing and maintaining relationships with all pre-professional student groups (Dartmouth Law Journal, Dartmouth Black Business Association -DBBA, Women in Business – WIB, Architecture Group, Dartmouth Latino Business Association DLBA, Dartmouth Society of Investment & Economic – DSIE, Dartmouth Sustainability Group and the Social Enterprise and Economic Development – SEED)
    • Assisting Career Services with ongoing priorities as such promoting diversity efforts and offer programming/resources that reflect the diverse student academic and career interests
    • Coordinating and publicizing programs and events in collaboration with Dickey, Rocky, Tucker and DOSCs
    • Identifying and following up new opportunities
    • Monitor perception/public image issues about Career Services by
      • Coordinating with Assistant Director to convene and moderate Career Services Student Consultants working group (which offers a student perspective and feedback to help improve services, processes and marketing strategies)
      • Collaborating with the Marketing/Branding Intern to present a cohesive message
    • Represent Career Services on campus at fairs, information tables, and other outreach/public relations opportunities such as the Employee Networking Fair, on-campus programs, specialty programs, etc.
    • Works closely with Marketing/Branding Intern to advise on publications, posters and media directed to students
      • Offer First-Time User Tutorials and Internship Search Tutorials, and ‘roadshow’ presentations on campus
      • Other duties as assigned

*Please submit a résumé, cover letter, and contact information of two (2) references to Kate Yee kate.yee@dartmouth.edu the position will remain open until filled.  Review of applications will be done on a rolling basis. Get them in soon!


Marketing & Public Relations Associate; Finance Product Specialist – Sageworks, Inc.

Marketing & Public Relations Associate; Finance Product Specialist – Sageworks, Inc. (Raleigh, NC)

Sageworks is a leading financial technology and information firm located in Raleigh, North Carolina (www.sageworksinc.com).  Thousands of accounting firms and financial institutions use Sageworks’ software and financial data in their operations. We have been recognized by Inc. Magazine and Deloitte as one of the fastest-growing technology companies in the U.S. Sageworks has a deliberately unique environment and culture that is casual but extremely results-oriented. Sageworks, Inc. hires assertive, directed individuals who are goal-oriented and are committed to our vision of changing how financial information is used by business people.

Marketing & Public Relations Associate (Entry-Level)
The Marketing and Public Relations Associate role will involve executing on a wide spectrum of strategic projects to increase company growth, efficiency, and overall success. Examples of these projects include executing marketing and public relations campaigns on a national level, conducting market research studies, coordinating product releases with the finance and development team, expanding our nonprofit community outreach program, providing marketing and sales support to our sales teams, and coordinating product or corporate marketing strategies.
To apply, please search Job ID #: 10775 in DartBoard.

Finance Product Specialist (Entry-Level)
The position will require financial analysis work within our product development environment:

  • Help develop and test our proprietary financial analysis applications
  • Work independently and lead a team to find bugs and provide solutions within our applications
  • Work with customers such as CPAs, bankers, business brokers, and other finance professionals to establish ways to improve the product then implement necessary changes
  • Develop detailed specifications and work with programmers to develop and test enhancements to the financial software

To apply, please search Job ID #: 10773 in DartBoard.



Communications Career Digest: October 27th, 2011


 1.) Corporate Communications Intern
2.) Marketing Fellowship – POST GRAD
3.) Public Affairs Internship – DC
4.) Public Radio Journalism – POST GRAD
5.) American Society of Media Photographers
6.) Children’s Book Council – Jobs & Internships
7.) Writing JOBS
8.) Publishers Lunch
9.) Sports Journalism – Editorial Internship


1) Corporate Communications InternIAC Conmmunications:  (Dartmouth’s Winter or Spring) (Paid)
IAC operates more than 50 Internet businesses across 30 countries including CollegeHumor, Vimeo, Match.com, and Newsweek Daily Beast.    http://www.Click2Apply.net/f966g6f

2) WPP Marketing Fellowship (Three 1-yr. Rotations – POST GRAD):
Rotate through WPP companies, (branding, marketing, advertising, direct marketing, media investment, public relations, etc)  http://www.wpp.com/wpp/careers/marketing/graduates    *  NOV. 10

3) Public Affairs InternThe Dershowitz Group (TDG), Washington DC:
TDG is a public affairs and strategic communications firm servicing policy-based clients, including think tanks, foreign television stations, international humanitarian awards and coalitions of NGO’s.  has intern positions available for the Spring 2012 semester.  Undergraduate and graduate students with an interest in strategic communications (including marketing), foreign policy (such as energy and counter-terrorism), journalism and public relations, are encouraged to apply. *See the NIC online database or http://www.dershowitzgroup.com/intern/  for a full description.  Submit a resume, a cover letter (identifying their dates of availability) and a writing sample to Abram Shanedling  at internships@dershowitzgroup.com

4) NPR Kroc Fellowship – POST GRAD:
Rigorous hands-on training in every aspect of public radio journalism – writing, reporting, producing and editing, for both radio and the web.  (1 yr.)  http://www.npr.org/about/careers/fellowships/kroc.html

5) American Society of Media Photographers – Become a Student Member:
As a member, you are part of the premier trade association for the world’s most respected photographers.  Membership benefits include the guide to professional practices in photography, a listing in the Find A Photographer database, and the ability to network with other photographers in 39 chapters across the country.  https://asmp.org/

6) Children’s Book Council – Jobs & Internships:
Monitor job listings from such publishers as ABRAMS, Bloomsbury, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Scholastic, Simon and Schuster.

7) Writing JOBS:
Monitor job listings in journalism, media, publishing, technical and medical writing. http://www.writejobs.com/jobs/

8.) Publishers Lunch:
Learn about current deals in the publishing industry.  Publishers Lunch is the industry’s “daily essential read,” now shared with well over 30,000 publishing people every day.  Subscribe at http://www.publishersmarketplace.com/lunch/subscribe.html

9) Sports Journalism – Editorial Internship at PressBox:
Work a minimum of 15 hours  writing, editing, proofreading, fact checking and photo editing for newspaper and Web site. (Baltimore) http://www.pressboxonline.com/story.cfm?id=5559

The activities and strategies used to establish and maintain a organization’s image with the public.  Public relations is the discipline which looks after reputation, with the aim of earning understanding and support and influencing opinion and behavior. It is the planned and sustained effort to establish and maintain goodwill and mutual understanding between an organization and its public.

‘Organization’ can be a business, a profession, a public service, a government body or an organization concerned with health, culture, and education.  ‘Public’ are audiences that are important to the organization. They include customers – existing and potential; employees and management; investors; media; government; suppliers; opinion-formers.

Public Relations Organizations include:

>Public Relations Firms

Conducts programming, research and evaluation, writing and editing, handling information, production and speaking.

>Nonprofit Organizations

Involves training volunteers, promotional activities, fundraising and grant seeking and designing public relations campaigns. Practitioners often have a lot of freedom in writing campaigns and creating publicity. May include working in museums, social service and health care groups, hospitals and different types of professional organizations.

>Corporate Public Relations (dept. within an organization)

Performs trends analysis, issues management and public opinion evaluation. Often is responsible for reporting to the CEO and top executives on media issues.

*For job descriptions,  see “Opportunities in Public Relations and Advertising” and “Opportunities in Event Planning” in Career Services