Tag Archives: Communications

Schedule your 1:1 chat to learn about Careers in Language and Intercultural Competence!

Find out more about the opportunities for careers in language and intercultural competence, and the possibilities for gaining marketable skills in these fields at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies. Dr. Thor Sawin, who teaches linguistics, language education, and intercultural competence courses, will share and answer any questions about gaining skills either in a Masters program or a study away semester as language teachers, curriculum designers, localizers, translators and interpreters, language product and assessment designers, or intercultural competence consultants.  

Click here to schedule your 1:1 chat on Thursday, February 27!

TransPerfect will provide Tips on dissecting Job Descriptions- Thursday, February 20

TransPerfect, world’s leading enabler of global communications, will discuss various job roles in the company and tips on dissecting job descriptions – including their own job and internship opportunities currently available in handshake!

TransPerfect was founded with a mission to help the world’s businesses navigate the global marketplace by providing a full array of language and business support services, including translation, interpretation, multicultural marketing, website globalization, subtitling, voiceovers, staffing services, e-learning and training, and legal support services. TransPerfect is more than a translation company. It’s a family of committed individuals dedicated to being the world’s leading enabler of global communications. From offices in more than 90 cities on six continents, TransPerfect offers a full range of services in 170+ languages to clients worldwide.

At TransPerfect, we are looking for people who would like to make the world a more globalized place by solving complex problems and helping other businesses grow.

Date: Thursday, February 20
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Location: Davis Library 201

Please click here to RSVP in handshake!

Schedule your 1:1 chat with TransPerfect (Language and Business solutions) team – Job and Internship opportunities currently available!

The world’s best businesses know that potential customers can be anywhere. TransPerfect helps our clients to BE EVERYWHERE. With global headquarters in New York and offices in 90 cities across 6 continents, TransPerfect is the world’s largest privately held provider of language services and related technologies. 

The TransPerfect family of companies offers a full range of language and business solutions, including:

  • Translation and Language Services
  • Website and Software Localization
  • Globalization Management Technology
  • Multicultural Marketing
  • Legal Support and E-Discovery
  • E-Learning Platform Internationalization
  • Multimedia and Studio Solutions
  • Interpretation and Call Center Support

Click here to schedule your 1:1 chat on Friday, February 21!

Want to learn about Public Relations and the Communications Industry?

Prosek Partners will share industry knowledge and insight regarding corporate communications, integrated marketing, media relations, crisis & issues communications, and their work with the financial services industry.

In addition, they currently have several internship and job opportunities posted in Handshake!

Prosek Partners is among the largest independent public relations firms in the U.S., and one of the few domestic, mid-size firms that offers global capabilities through its London office and international network. Specializing in providing a full range of communications solutions to financial and professional services companies, the firm delivers an unexpected level of passion, creativity and marketing savvy. Prosek Partners’ “Unboxed Communications” approach brings breakthrough ideas to every client engagement.

Services include digital and traditional media relations, financial communications, investor relations, crisis communications and issues management, digital marketing, creative services, media training, editorial services and publishing, branded entertainment, and graphic design. Prosek Partners has been named an Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Company; was ranked No. 5 (by revenue) among U.S. financial PR firms by O’Dwyer’s; and placed No. 11 in the U.S. and No. 20 globally in the merger market League Tables of PR Advisors. The agency was also named a “Top Place to Work in PR” by PR News, and a Holmes Report Agency of the Year. Prosek Partners is a certified Minority- and Women-Owned Business.

Date: Monday, February 24
Time: 1:45pm – 2:45pm
Location: ADK Coltrane

Click here to RSVP for the event in handshake!

Click here to schedule your 1:1 chat with representatives after their session!

Paid Digital Media Production Fellow Job on campus

Essential Functions:
The Communications and Marketing Fellowship Program is for students interested in media production and journalism that want to get hands-on experience creating content in a professional work environment. Fellows are assigned to teams and become experts in digital storytelling. They produce real work that is distributed to our large audience and leave with a strong portfolio.

General Responsibilities:
Digital Media Production Fellows spend their time creating videos and other forms of digital content including podcasting and VR for entities across the institution. This content can vary from short for social media segments for Instagram to long-form in-depth storytelling on a specific class or research project being promoted in the Middlebury Newsroom or MiddleburyMagazine.com.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
● A passion for storytelling through digital media
● Eager to contribute story ideas and new ways of thinking
● A strong understanding and active engagement on social media platforms
● Ability to work quickly and collaboratively with a fast-paced team
Experience:
● Experience with video editing software — preferably Adobe Premiere Pro
● Experience shooting video on smartphones, DSLR or Mirrorless cameras

Click here to learn more about this opportunity and to apply through the Student Employment Office!

FF Creative Community New Business Internship opportunity – Deadline date: Wednesday, May 8

FF New York  is looking for a New Business Intern to help assist our Business Development team in developing new client opportunities and supporting day-to-day operations in the New York office. Full and part time positions available.
The New Business Intern Will Be Expected To:

  • Be a key part of the team.
  • Support the Business Development team throughout the assessment of initial leads and prospect exploration, working closely with internal stakeholders on various deliverables, conducting research on prospective clients and developing business angles.
  • Be comfortable with research and business analysis.
  • Gain a holistic understanding of the clients’ business strategy, competitive advantage, product/service offerings, and points of friction.
  • Spot opportunities.
  • Analyze a client’s business objectives and strategize how the agency can provide creative effective solutions.
  • Create and sharpen presentations.
  • Assist in the development of proposal and pitch materials and make our thinking shine.
  • Contribute to our culture.
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of the Agency’s values, mission, and strategy across all industries and verticals.
  • Be on time and on target.
  • Be comfortable working within tight timelines and have the flexibility to adapt on the fly to unexpected opportunities and challenges.
  • Think like an entrepreneur
  • Devise strategies for business growth to be discussed with the team.

Required Skills
Education and Experience:

  • Earning a Bachelor’s Degree at a 4-year university
  • Prior Agency or internship experience
  • Highly organized with strong attention to detail and self-starting mindset
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment

Deadline date: Wednesday, May 8 at 5pm.

Click here to apply in Handshake!

New Jobs/Internship Resource in Advocacy, Communications & Public Affairs – Check It Out OFTEN

Just posted a new Top Resource on the Social Impact site which features LOTS of job opportunities and is regularly updated called:

WASHINGTON DC AREA JOBS AND INTERNSHIPS IN PUBLIC AFFAIRS, COMMUNICATIONS, PUBLIC RELATIONS, MEDIA, WEB DEVELOPMENT, LOBBYING AND RELATED FIELDS.

Here are a few featured that I cherry-picked from the last few days related to social impact opportunities:

Urban Institute

The International Council for Clean Transportation has just shared these with us:

Rescue – The Behavior Change Agency

Behavior/social marketing agency Rescue seeks Field Organizing Fellow to drive implementation of youth-targeted tobacco control and nutrition/obesity prevention policy campaigns across Virginia – significant travel required.

Obama Foundation

American Institutes for Research – Communications Assistant/Intern – Summer 2019 – suited for candidates currently seeking a degree in such fields as communications, graphic design, technical communication & marketing.

The Arc is the largest national community-based organization advocating for & serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities – and your place in this worthy enterprise could be Communications Associate, Media & Public Relations .

E-bike & -scooter sharing outfit Lime is seeking a Community Affairs Manager with 3+ years community organizing, political campaign field org.

Fresh opportunities with the Human Rights Campaign:

Food & Water Watch – Communications Coordinator – $40k-$45k – experience in communications or politics, preferably linked to issue campaigns, and proven ability to place stories in traditional media outlets sought.

The Marshall Legacy Institute, a group helping remove landmines & returning war-scarred territories to a measure of stability, seeks part-time Marketing & Development Intern (pdf) for a Feb.-Aug. 2019 term of duty – $12-$15/hr – more info here

Pew Research Center – Intern, Global Migration & Demography – Summer 2019 – paid position – strong quantitative skills with proficiency in STATA, SPSS, or R required