Sales & Account Manger Internship with Hooked App

Hooked is a mobile app that provides real-time food and drink deals on and around college campuses. Everyday 1,000’s of users check Hooked to discover new restaurants and take advantage of exclusive deals. The deals on Hooked are based on your location and only last 1-5 hours. Using geo-location, customers can only unlock these deals when they are inside the business. Whether it’s breakfast, lunch or dinner the deals are always changing keeping the app looking fresh!
Want to be a part of a fast-growing startup? We are hiring 1 sales/account managing intern to join the Hooked team for the Fall, 2015 semester!
We are looking for a hard-working student who will be responsible for 1) Signing up restaurants, bars, and coffee shops to launch on Hooked, 2) Collaborating with business owners to create exciting deals for Hooked users, 3) Setting up marketing events to raise awareness about Hooked, 4) Maintaining and building relationships with Hooked business owners.
As a sales intern you are not just told what to do. We encourage original ideas and are always seeking creative ways to improve. Your constant collaboration with the VP of Sales and Chief Marketing Officer will allow you the opportunity to put your creative mind to the test.
At Hooked we’re looking for someone who is excited about the opportunity to learn and grow as an individual.
• Personable & professional demeanor is required, as you will be dealing with restaurant owners and representing the company
• Effective communication skills
• Self-starter with the ability achieve goals
• Experience in a prior sales role is a big plus
If interested, please email your resume to Kyle@Hookedapp.com no later than August 10th, 2015
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Internships available at Girl Scouts of Central Texas

Resource Development Intern (Kodosky Service Center, Austin)
Girl Scouts of Central Texas (GSCTX) is a dynamic youth leadership organization with an $8.2M annual budget headquartered in Austin, Texas.  GSCTX currently has openings for two energetic and capable Resource Development Interns to assist and support the resource development department in its efforts to capture 50,000 users of Google’s Made with Code and in its efforts to create sustainable giving campaigns.  GSCTX is headquartered in North Austin and serves 46 Central Texas Counties.  The Resource Development Executive, based in the Great Austin area, will focus fundraising efforts on the following Texas counties: Travis, Hays, Williamson, Blanco, Burnet, Llano, Gillespie, Caldwell, and Bastrop Counties. See more.

Program Intern (Kodosky Service Center, Austin/Bryan Area Service Center, Bryan/Waco Area Service Center, Waco)
Support Program Specialist during the development, implementation and evaluation of council program. Work collaboratively with the Program Team to provide quality programs that ensure the council goals and objectives are met. See more.

Graphic Design Intern (Kodosky Service Center, Austin)
The Marketing Department seeks an unpaid, design intern to assist with the creation of graphic elements. Applicants should be familiar with the Adobe Creative Suite, especially Photoshop and InDesign and have a desire to work on a wide variety of projects. Internships are part-time and are available fall, spring and summer. Pending school approval, academic credit is available for compensation. See more.

Public Relations Intern (Kodosky Service Center, Austin)
The Marketing Department seeks 1-2 unpaid, PR interns to assist with all functions of the marketing department with an emphasis on media relations and content development. Applicants should have strong writing skills, strong speaking skills and be customer service-minded. Internships are part-time and are available fall, spring and summer. Pending school approval, academic credit is available for compensation. See more.

Social Media Intern (Kodosky Service Center, Austin)
The Marketing Department seeks an unpaid, PR interns to assist with all function of the marketing department with an emphasis on social media and content development for online materials. Applicants should have strong writing skills, be customer service-minded and have a basic understanding of web development tools. Internships are part-time and are available fall, spring and summer. Pending school approval, academic credit is available for compensation. See more.

To apply for a position, submit the following documents to the Human Resource Services Department for consideration. Please indicate the position title in the subject line of your email. Please print and manually complete the documents if you do not have up-to-date Adobe.

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Research Opportunity with TEEN: Teens Empowered for Exercise and Nutrition

Faculty Researcher:JANE GRAY

Contact Details: 

Alison Lee
alijlee1@gmail.com

Description: 

Undergraduate Volunteer/Research Assistant Position Available!
Are you interested in studying an integrated behavioral health and nutrition intervention for adolescents with obesity?

Our research team is looking for motivated undergraduates to volunteer as part-time research assistants beginning Summer 2015 at the Texas Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Childhood Obesity (TCPTCO) at Dell Children’s medical Center, with potential to continue through the 2015-2016 academic year.

Purpose of our research:
This project investigates the mental health and physical health outcomes of an ongoing family-based group intervention for adolescents with obesity.

Benefits:
• Gain valuable research/group leadership experience
• Network with advanced psychology trainees (graduate students, interns, and postdoctoral fellows) and licensed psychologists

Interested? Get in touch with us!
Email: alijlee1@gmail.com
Write “Undergraduate RA Opportunity” in the subject line.
Note that selected individuals will need to complete steps to be a Dell Children’s hospital volunteer, including a background check.

Qualifications: 

• Current psychology (or related field) undergraduate student in good standing
• Basic background in research methods for the social sciences
• Previous experience working with children
• Interest in research and pediatric psychology
• Ability to contribute at least 10 hours per week
• Spanish proficiency preferred but not required

Project Timeline: 

Starting summer 2015, with opportunity for the full 2015-2016 academic year.

Duties:

• Attend weekly lab meetings and trainings
• Assist with data organization, scoring, entry, and checking
• Assist with leadership of a group for siblings of participants
• Contribute to research presentations/publications
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Internships with the Austin Project

The Austin Project (TAP) is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization launched in 1991 by Walt and Elspeth Rostow out of the LBJ School for Public Affairs.  Then Austin Mayor, Bruce Todd, several faith-based organizations, community activists, neighborhood associations and business leaders joined the effort to  create an organization that would act as a catalyst to align community efforts and to scale initiatives that lift up systems and shared community efforts to address the chronic gap in access and equity among Austin’s poor and minority populations.

TAP’s focus is on the importance of Family Stabilization as a key to student success,Parental Engagement as vital to school success, and Neighborhood Participation in schools as a means of revitalizing  Community.  Please visit our Current Initiatives and Past Initiatives pages for more specific details about our projects.

INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Are you looking to gain “real-life” experience in the dynamic fields of marketing, public relations, social media, graphic design, and business management? The growing nonprofit sector is a great place to start. Interns at The Austin Project will work on specific projects to ensure exceptional communication between TAP and its constituency, including local media, donors, and partnering organizations. The intern will help represent TAP at special events and will learn effective marketing and business strategies from conception to execution.

TAP is currently seeking Interns to fill the following positions:

Hours: Suggested time commitment is 8-10 hours a week, but agency is flexible in total number of hours/days worked.  The time commitment may vary depending on deadlines and responsibilities.

Compensation: This internship opportunity is an unpaid position which may qualify for academic credit at your institution. Interested applicants should contact yvonne.lane@theaustinproject.org

http://theaustinproject.org/get-involved/internships/

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Internship with Land Use Solutions

Land Use Solutions, a small land development consulting firm, is looking for an intern interested in learning all aspects of the land use in the City Process. The intern who fills this position should be able to handle a fast-paced environment. It’s essential that applicants to this position have excellent communication skills, demonstrate creativity, and understand the importance of attending to even the smallest details.
www.landusesolutionstx.com 

Responsibilities:

• Monitor all City Council, Commissioner and Committee Hearings
• Assist with scheduling and coordinate conference call, meetings, etc.
• Assist with letters, summaries, motions, action plans, charts, etc.
• Make copies, scan and file client project information.
• Assist with mailings and printing production
• Research tax plat maps, zoning map, future land use map, and all information needed to evaluate a project.
• Assist with applications and submittal packages for rezoning, neighborhood plan amendments, variances, land status determinations, permits, etc.
• Deliver or pickup documents for clients
• Provide weekly updates regarding items to be completed.

Requirements:

Students applying for this internship must have the ability to work as a team member with other consultants, including civil engineers, land planners, architects, traffic consultants, attorneys and environmental consultants. Excellence in managing time, prioritizing workload, and meeting deadlines are essential. Consistent communication with clients, colleagues, governmental entities and community organizations is critical. An interest in and a willingness to learn new technologies, municipal regulations and initiatives are essential. Confidence to engage with members of the public is required. Applicants should also have strong writing skills, as well as a solid understanding of social media. Intern’s proficient with PowerPoint, Microsoft Office, Photoshop, should apply. Adobe Reader is preferred.

Please email resume to Kris Bentkowski at kbentkowski@landusesolutionstx.com.
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Fall 2015 Internships at PulsePoint Group

The firm specializes in C-suite and boardroom-level consulting. By combining creativity and deep experience with rigorous research, PulsePoint Group transforms data derived from cutting-edge metrics into actionable recommendations.

This approach has made the firm trusted advisors to many of the FORTUNE 100 companies and has provided PulsePoint Group with a truly global practice.

Our practice is organized into four areas, each of which reinforces the other:

Fall 2015 Internship Program

At PulsePoint Group, our interns work in a fast-paced environment serving as members of our client teams. Interns are immersed in the day-to-day operations of our management consulting firm and have the opportunity to work on strategic projects for leading Fortune 100 companies. We view our interns as members of the team and expect them to perform as such. We recognize that you will have a lot to learn, and we will focus on giving you experiences that will help you excel.

FALL 2015 POSITIONS (AUSTIN AND LOS ANGELES):

Digital Consulting Internship — Austin

Typical intern responsibilities include digital research, quantitative/qualitative data analysis, social media audits, online conversation analysis, influencer identification, media monitoring and social analytics/reporting. Interns will see projects through from research to final recommendations.

Digital Consulting Work Product Test

Describe a brand that is using big data from social media to drive business value. In your opinion, how and why is this effective? Cite your sources, and limit your response to one page.

Creative/Design Internship — Austin

Interns should have demonstrable and superior graphic design skills that can be applied to client projects. Design interns will be involved in research and design development for branding projects, infographics/data visualization, presentation development and website design for our Fortune 100 clients. Interns work closely with the entire PPG team to brainstorm and execute design projects.

INTERNSHIP DETAILS:

  • Application deadline: July 31, 2015
  • Start date: August 19, 2015 (flexible)
  • End date: December 14, 2015 (flexible)
  • Location: The Terrace, 2600 Via Fortuna Suite 200, Austin, TX 78746
  • Hours: 15-20 hours per week (availability to come in every day preferred)
  • Compensation: $12/hr

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU:

  • Class credit (with prior faculty approval)
  • Work for portfolio
  • Mentoring program
  • Network development
  • Hands-on experience and training with real-world social engagement/analytics tools

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Strong independent research and analytical skills
  • Thorough knowledge of digital media platforms and best practices
  • Experience in digital media strategy and/or tactical execution
  • An understanding of statistics
  • Project management skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (PowerPoint, Excel, Word)
  • Ability to establish realistic production schedules and meet deadlines
  • Strong writing and editing skills
  • Online or PDF portfolio (only for Creative internship applicants)

Business or communications majors are preferred, but all are welcome to apply.

CREATIVE QUALIFICATIONS

  • Excellent understanding of Adobe Creative Suite (Specifically Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign)
  • Experience with data visualization and Infographics
  • Understanding of print production process
  • Experience and Understanding of web design principles (No coding experience required)
  • Ability to effectively visually communicate
  • Design and logo experience

CREATIVE WORK PRODUCT TEST

Selected applicants will be asked to create an original infographic from some data we provide. The goal of the work product test is to measure your creativity and out-of-the-box thinking within a required set of parameters.

TO APPLY (DIGITAL CONSULTING INTERNSHIP):

Please send a resume, cover letter and work product test to Ed Morley at emorley@pulsepointgroup.com. It is in your best interest to apply as early as possible. We will be conducting interviews as applications come in, so positions may be filled before the deadline.

TO APPLY (CREATIVE INTERNSHIP):

Please send a resume, cover letter and portfolio (PDF or link) to Caleb Eubanks and Ed Morley atceubanks@pulsepointgroup.com and emorley@pulsepointgroup.com. It is in your best interest to apply as early as possible. We will be conducting interviews as applications come in, so positions may be filled before the deadline.

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Social Media Intern at Togga

Togga is creating a fantasy sports platform that lets soccer fans connect, engage and enjoy fantasy games with their friends and the worldwide soccer community. Togga sets a new standard by introducing a format that allows for live drafting, no salary cap or squad limits, trades, waivers and head-to-head competition. The real time scoring is more dynamic with points awarded for key events such as chances created, successful dribbles, tackles won to reflect true performance on the field.
WHY US?

We are a complete team with expertise bringing products from conception to growth and then building teams to scale. We are soccer enthusiasts and entrepreneurs from Austin, TX, thrilled to bring to market a product that will change the way the beautiful game is viewed. We see a massive opportunity for fantasy soccer to be just as big as fantasy football and have a mission to become the leader in an untapped space. We are big believers in the growth story of soccer and fantasy sports and are creating the platform to converge the two.

DESCRIPTION

Are you a marketing and soccer enthusiast?

This is a unique opportunity to work closely with the founding team on driving growth and building the online community.

Daily Duties

• Research soccer influencers
• Engage with soccer community on social media
• Research potential partners
• Perform competitive analysis
• Research web properties for advertising placement

Qualities of the Ideal Candidate

• Soccer Fanatic
• Brings energy every day
• Resourceful
• Creative
• Humble
• Eager to learn

Skills of the Ideal Candidate

• Proficient knowledge of social media — especially Twitter
• Savvy with all forms of technology
• Data driven personality
• Love of analytics and stats
• Can effectively communicate
• Proactive mindset

Apply here: https://angel.co/togga/jobs/54197-social-media-intern

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Marketing Intern at Bitfusion.io

Bifusion brings supercomputing performance to applications without source code changes.
WHY US?

We are solving some of the most interesting computer science and engineering problems. Our team gets to work with some of the cutting edge hardware and software technologies, some of them not even released in the market yet. Our offices are at Capital Factory in Austin downtown, which is considered Austin’s startup hub.

We are a Techstars company, TechCrunch Disrupt 2015 Finalist and Winner of Austin’s A-list hottest emerging startup 2015.

DESCRIPTION

We are looking for an entrepreneurial marketing intern to join our highly technical engineering team. The candidate must be able to work independently, must have a high significant technical acumen and must be passionate about start-ups and driving new business. At times candidates will be expected to work with very little direction and may be tasked with leading entire projects. You will have significant influence on our overall marketing strategy by helping define the project and taking ownership to make it happen.

Responsibilities
Conduct market research and engage with founding team to identify best customer and channel strategy
Preparing marketing assets such as sales decks and marketing content for use in sales process, web site and future industry conferences
Write case studies and white papers for use in market and customer development

Requirements:
Enrolled as a University student studying business, communications or computer science
Must have strong written and verbal communication skills
Willing to jump in with a positive attitude and entrepreneurial spirit

Additional Information:
Stipend available

Apply here: https://angel.co/bitfusion-io/jobs/70210-marketing-intern

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Fall Internships Available at Komen Austin

Our Mission
To save lives and end breast cancer forever.

About Komen Austin
Susan G. Komen® Austin is an Austin-based nonprofit committed to saving lives locally and fighting breast cancer globally. Komen Austin is the only local breast cancer organization attacking the disease on all fronts – education, screening, treatment, follow-up care, survivorship support, advocacy and research. The organization serves the women and men in the city’s five-county area battling breast cancer by removing barriers to care for the uninsured and underinsured. Of the funds raised annually, Komen Austin invests up to 75 percent into local community health care grants and educational initiatives; the remaining 25 percent is invested into global research studies to find the cures for breast cancer.

Since 1999 Komen Austin has invested nearly $11 million into breast health services and educational efforts in Bastrop, Caldwell, Hays, Travis and Williamson counties. Additionally, close to $5 million has been raised to fund global research studies to find the cures for breast cancer. Komen Austin encourages the local community to help save lives and end breast cancer forever by participating in year-round fundraising efforts and our signature events – the Susan G. Komen® Austin Race for the Cure and the annual Pink! Party.

Looking for an internship where you’ll do more than get coffee or write drafts that may never make it beyond your computer? Look no further, Komen Austin offers a robust internship program that provides college students (and recent grads) with real-world work knowledge and resume/portfolio building skills!

Check out our wide variety of opportunities and send your resume to intern@komenaustin.org. Note: interns must commit to at least 20 hours of work per week on weekdays between 9:00a & 5:00p. While our internships are unpaid, we do work with universities to offer course credit.

Download & print our internship brochure. (print double sided on 8.5 x 11″ paper)

Internship Job Descriptions:

Year-Round Application Deadlines:

  • Spring semester applications due by October 15th
  • Fall semester applications due by July 15th
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Marketing Intern Position at Schoolinks

Founded in 2014 and based in Los Angeles, California, SchooLinks is an education platform that connects students, schools and advisors, and provides them with all tools necessary to find their dream schools or recruit.

Our Stats:
More than 4+ million school views
More than 23,000 schools around the world
More than 1500 educational consultants in 190 countries

WHY US?

We’re a fast growing startup, committed to revolutionize how students find schools.  Join our fast-growing startup, we offer a huge opportunity for you to grow technically and professionally.  Learn more at
http://www.schoolinks.com/about/ 

Where: we’re currently being incubated at Capital Factory in downtown Austin.

The qualities and skills we are looking for in you: 
– Hard working, detail oriented, and must be a team player.
– If you have basic HTML/CSS skills are a plus.
– Photoshop or Illustrator skill is a plus.

Learn more about us: http://www.schoolinks.com/about

Requirements:

– Basic knowledge of HTML/CSS
– Possesses skills in writing, presentation, interpersonal relations, and customer management
– Performs well in an environment that values creativity, flexibility, and variety
– Exhibits personal qualities, such as open-mindedness, enthusiasm, and adaptability
– Prefers challenges, fast pace, new ideas, future focus, and unstructured environment
– Excellent research skills

Responsibilities:

– Utilizes social media to engage with a community of fans/followers online
– Coordinates online marketing and advertising campaigns
– Collaborates with internal departments on projects and assignments
– Demonstrates interest in social media and how media and communication strategies can continuously engage the online community
– Utilizes Photoshop and Illustrator to edit promotional graphics and videos

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