Internships

If you are interested in any of the following internships, reach out to Jess Sanborn at jsanbor1@depaul.edu

Marketing Intern – Entertainment Cruises 
Apply by March
Paid
An internship at Entertainment Cruises is designed to provide students with the opportunity to gain experience in marketing and the hospitality industry in a fun and friendly environment. Upon joining our team, you’ll gain real-world skills by participating in the day-to-day activities of the marketing department, as well as networking within departments and learning from industry professionals. The Marketing Intern’s responsibilities will include assisting the Director of Brand & Product Marketing with ensuring effective, accurate, and timely execution of marketing activation plans for each market segment, key initiative and event.  You’ll help the department address real business needs while we work towards increasing our site traffic, conversion rate and overall revenue. The successful Marketing Intern will demonstrate creative problem solving, an enthusiasm for learning new skills, attention to detail and a strong interest in cross-functional marketing.

Marketing Manager – Kirkman Tamarkin Production
Apply by March (ASAP – May)
Paid – stipend
The Marketing Manager will work under the direction of Meredith Kirkman and Andrew Tamarkin, founders of Kirkman Tamarkin Productions, to perform multiple tasks as needed to strengthen the start-up’s marketing department and promote the independent film, ​The Promise of the Butterfly.​ The Marketing Manager will work with the Producers to create a marketing campaign for their current feature film; manage advertising outlets; and supervise work completed by the Graphic Designer, the Marketing Strategist, and the Art Director. The Marketing Manager will create, coordinate, and execute a plan to promote both the film and the company’s brand in Chicago and at all subsequent premieres in various cities (domestically in Minneapolis/St.Paul, Vail, Austin, Denver, Miami, Los Angeles, and New York and internationally in Montreal, Canada, and Chennai, India).

Digital Marketing and Data Analysis Internship – Perfect Search Media
Apply by March
Open positions in Spring in Summer
Paid
Perfect Search offers a Digital Marketing Internship program focused on learning pay-per-click advertising/search engine marketing (PPC/SEM) and social media advertising, as well as search engine optimization. This opening is for students and recent graduates available during the spring quarter/semester for three months. Interns must be available part-time for a minimum of 3 full days a week in office, preferably including Thursdays, beginning in March. This internship pays $12 per hour and will provide the opportunity to work closely with our team to deliver value to our clients.

Copywriting and Content Strategy Intern – Perfect Search Media
Apply by March
Open positions in Spring in Summer
Paid
Are you a creative mind looking to dive into copywriting and content strategy? Good news. Your dream internship is waiting. (And we’re waiting for you!). Perfect Search is looking for Copywriting and Content Strategy interns. The position will expose this individual to search engine optimization (SEO) copywriting, blogging, ad copy creation, content strategy, social media strategy, and more.

Marketing Agency Winter / Spring Intern – Got IT Digital 
Apply by February
Paid
We are looking for a part-time communications intern to help manage our accounts, write site and case study copy, take phone calls with our clients and new hires, and assist in improving our projects and brand overall. While working with the Got IT team, you will work with platforms that you will use in all of your future positions including Google Analytics and Adwords, Facebook Ads, SEMrush, Raventools, SharpSpring, WordPress, Adobe Creative Cloud, Basecamp, Asana, Toggl, and many more.

Ticket Sales – Chicago Bears
Apply by April
The Chicago Bears are seeking highly-motivated individuals to join our inside sales team generating new ticket business in a temporary/seasonal capacity. This position entails working closely with Director of Ticket Sales & Service, Director of Ticket Operations, and Manager of Ticket Sales & Service to assist with the execution of various sales initiatives. This seasonal role is a 40-week position working 40 hours per week.

Communications Intern – Chicago Golf District
Apply by April
The Chicago District Golf Association (CDGA) is seeking a diligent and driven individual with a well-rounded communications skillset to fulfill the role of Communications Intern during the 2019 golf season (mid-May to mid-August). The CDGA is the regional governing body for amateur golf in Illinois and parts of three other states. The CDGA services more than 400 clubs and 80,000 individual golfers. Golfers receive member offers, a USGA Handicap Index® and competitive playing opportunities, while clubs receive USGA rating and measuring services, turfgrass diagnostics and educational seminars. Midwest Golf House and its Three-Hole Sunshine Course are home to the CDGA Foundation, which annually serves more than 1,000 individuals with special needs and wounded veterans while also bringing playing opportunities to youth golfers. Founded in 1914, the CDGA is one of the largest and oldest golf associations in the United States.

Tournament Coordinator – BMW Championship Western Golf Association
Apply by April
Work in conjunction with host club staff, WGA Directors, members, volunteers, etc.’ Equipment set-up and breakdown; Golf course set-up and preparation; Monitor equipment inventory, maintenance, and replenishment; Vendor contract negotiations and on-site management; Assist in managing volunteers; Assist with volunteer training, package fulfillment, and distribution; Manage deliveries including incoming and outgoing shipping and receiving; Ensure fist-class presentation for the operation of the event; Oversee operational timeline that includes detailed set-up and tear-down; Assist with sourcing and scheduling staff and volunteer meals; Maintain all necessary office supplies and order items as necessary; Assist with set-up and tear-down of Tournament Headquarters

Tournament Assistant – BMW Championship Western Golf Association
Apply by April
Provide operational and administrative support to all four WGA amateur championships; Administrative duties include website management, registration packet assembly, printing/copying and proofreading; Operational duties include transporting supplies to host facility, monitoring and maintaining equipment inventory and on-site set up and breakdown; Work in conjunction with host club staff, WGA Directors, members, volunteers, etc.; Communicate with players, parents and coaches as necessary by phone and email; Assist in processing tournament entry information, fees, housing and transportation requests and booking practice round tee times; Assist with golf course set up and preparation; Coordinate data entry into pairings and scoring program; Assist PR Team with information and photos upon request.

Championship Assistant – BMW Championship Western Golf Association
Apply by April
Ticket Sales & Service: Manage the Championship ticketing system (Ticketmaster) processing phone orders and managing data for the 2019 BMW Championship; Provide customer service to those inquiring about tickets or spectator information; Identify and sell available individual and group ticket inventory by generating leads through outbound calls; Manage ticket fulfillment and distribution, both physical and electronic tickets; Assist development and distribution of promotional materials; Assist with fulfillment of marketing partners trade packages; Inventory and organize tickets; Prepare credential boards and admission policy documents for Championship week; Assist the tickets & admissions office operations throughout Championship week. Corporate Sales & Service: Make phone calls to corporate supporters for the BMW Championship; Data entry and database management; Contract and invoice distribution and tracking; Preparation for corporate supporter days, including documents and binders

Social Media Internship – 312 Athletic Club
312 Athletic Club is currently looking for digital marketing/ social media marketing interns to elevate our established social media accounts with campaigns to get our name out to interested fitness fanatics. We are a boutique gym that specializes in small group personal training and bootcamps.  Our services are personally customized to help members achieve their fitness goals and we have a community like none other that participate in events together.

Film Marketing Internship – Allied Global Marketing
Apply by April
Unpaid
Allied Global Marketing offers a unique college internship position in our Field Marketing division. Interns have the opportunity to see how marketing campaigns are developed and executed, and will learn about working in an agency environment with a focus on entertainment clients.

Marketing Intern – Amy Zier & Associates
Apply by April
Unpaid
We are looking for an enthusiastic marketing intern to join our clinics and provide marketing and creative ideas to help achieve our goals. You will have administrative duties in developing and implementing marketing strategies. As a marketing intern, you will collaborate with our admissions team and clinical directors team in all stages of marketing campaigns. Your insightful contribution will help develop, expand and maintain our marketing channels. This internship will help you acquire marketing skills and provide you with knowledge of various marketing strategies. Ultimately, you will gain broad experience in marketing with valuable portfolio case studies. You will work with marketing professionals as well as clinicians.

Digital Sales Intern – IZEA
Apply by April
Unpaid 
IZEA’s Client Development team is tasked with maintaining existing business and establishing new brand relationships with Fortune 1000 Brands for several different regions of the United States. Our Digital Sales Intern will be tasked with assisting our Client Development team in their day to day tasks, as well as aid them in obtaining new business while maintaining current business.

Content Marketing Internship – Inside Out Media
Apply by May
Paid
Do you love to travel? Are you obsessed with social media? You could be an asset to Inside Out Media, parent company of travel websites iExplore and Travel Mindset. You’ll be helping us create content for amazing travel brands, manage our social media accounts, research industry trends, and develop a content marketing plan. You’ll have the opportunity to apply your knowledge and skills to a real company on real projects. It’s the dream job for someone with perpetual wanderlust and a love of travel! While our offices are based in Chicago, this opportunity is available as work-from-home for dedicated self-starters. Class credit is also available.

Marketing Strategy and Analytics Internship – Inside Out Media 
Apply by May
Paid
Assist with overall campaign and data analysis while identifying campaign improvements based on findings. Design a strategic plan to improve website traffic, social media analytics, and email marketing efforts. Proactively devise ideas, strategies, and ways to improve.

Influencer Marketing and Content Writing – Inside Out Media 
Apply by May
Paid
Research and write content for posts on the iExplore site and the Travel Mindset consumer-facing site. Source influencers for various campaigns, researching the influencers’ content, engagement and more to determine if he/she will be a fit for each specific destination and brand. Assist in coordinating travel and booking activities for influencer trip itineraries. Write influencer bios and create influencer one-sheeters for client review. Assist in calculating and compiling campaign results for client reports. Brainstorm B2B Influencer Marketing blog topic ideas for Travel Mindset’s Corporate Blog.

Business Development Research Analyst Intern – Family Office Exchange
Apply by April
Paid
The intern supports the business development function within FOX by providing research and preparation materials on target industries, markets and companies using publicly available sources and the firm’s internal customer relationship management (CRM) system. The position will also support the pursuit strategy including market research, lead generation efforts, meeting preparation and debrief and other administrative duties as required.

Marketing & Communications Intern – Family Office Exchange
Apply by April
Paid
The Marketing & Communications Intern supports FOX by providing graphic design, writing, and editing for marketing and communication materials. The position will support a brand redesign, and overall marketing strategy and communication efforts.

Social Media Marketing Intern – Federal Moto Service
Apply by April
Unpaid with potential to turn into paid
Combines marketing and social media management skills to create and enhance company social media presences, including interacting with customers, promoting brand-focused interactive and engaging content, and expanding opportunities for revenue. Works with team members to create innovative social media campaigns.

Marketing Intern – Fisher + Company
Apply by April
The Marketing Intern is responsible for a mix of marketing activities. Working primarily with research, promotional, brand and event marketing, the Marketing Intern will help build brand awareness and facilitate lead generation. This is a stipend/credited internship based at our office in River North. There is a 15 hour commitment across three weekdays for a 3 month term.

Business Internship – Argonne National Laboratory
Apply by March
Argonne National Laboratory, one of the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) major research centers, is pleased to announce opportunities for college and university graduate and undergraduate students to participate in the Laboratory’s ongoing programs. You will provide support and coverage while learning valuable information related to Argonne’s operations and mission; Assist with planning of events and handle multiple assignments concurrently while using independent judgment to meet deadlines.

Marketing Intern – Crowe Healthcare Consulting
Apply by February
Paid
June – August
Intern will have the opportunity to help in the development of content for print, electronic newsletters, internal and external websites, social media stories, media releases, brochures and other materials as needed. Interns will also be expected to have strong copyediting skills to help review the various promotional materials listed above. We seek a motivated individual, who wants a challenging, rewarding position and is ready to learn new skills, work with a great team and contribute to the success of a growing healthcare consulting practice.

Marketing Intern – Ziff Davis LLC 
Apply by March
Paid $15/hour
Ziff Davis B2B, a division of Ziff Davis, a j2 Company, is hiring a Marketing Intern ASAP for our downtown Chicago office. Our Marketing Team is revenue-focused and aligned with sales; this internship will provide a broad range of experiences and exposure to revenue generating strategy and tactics across multiple business units, brands and internal stakeholders.

Marketing Intern – Global Resources Direct 
Apply by April
Paid
The role will promote and create visibility of the company with the goal of increasing sales of our new product which is organic almond flour.  The target audience would be everything from organic/gluten free bakeries, restaurants, food manufacturers, suppliers and anything in-between.  The candidate will be able to work from home and have freedom to use google ad words, social media, improve SEO, and any other creative ideas would be considered.

Communications Intern – Heartland Angels
Work with DePaul alum!
Apply by April
Unpaid
This internship is an outstanding way to acquire real-world marketing, public relations and membership recruitment experience in a dynamic environment of startup and emerging growth companies in the Chicago area.  This 14-year old angel investor group evaluates scores of early stage companies each year, investing in a select number across a wide range of industries including clean tech, biotech, environmental, healthcare and more.

Freelance Social Media Strategist / Virtual – PR Agency 
Are you a Social Media Strategist? Have experience in creating unique content to maximize engagement on social media platforms? Do you enjoy pitching to prospective clients? Have you consulted with clients to determine social media best practices? Are you a pro on platforms, including Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter? Have experience on LinkedIn, Snap Chat and Sprout Social? Able to create paid ad programs on Facebook, Instagram, and Google? Join this PR agency’s outstanding team of PR professionals as a freelancer: 10-15 hours/week. Opportunity to add more hours. Work off-site with occasional office visits.

Product Marketing Intern (Summer 2019) – Signify 
Apply by March
Paid
This role is part of the LED Electronics Team- the #1 market leader for LED Electronic Components in North America. Its responsibilities are at the heart of marketing, sales, and product management, so aspiring for new product activations towards our B2B channel partners and customers must be in your DNA.

Marketing Internship – Peak Degrees Digital Marketing Agency
Apply by March
Paid $10/hour
Peak Degrees is an innovative digital marketing firm with a focus on digital marketing and advertising for businesses looking to build their digital presence. In addition, we have a very unique focus on partnering with businesses looking to find success with e-commerce. Our team can help you learn and develop your skills (in areas of digital marketing, business development, PR, social media, advertising, website development, and product distribution) and get you ready for your first job after college.

Marketing and Communications Intern – Wrightwood Investments LLC
Apply by March
Pay $12/hour 
Our growing startup app is in need of a Marketing/Communications Intern! Responsibilities include: Building out company portal and database; Creating and maintaining business partnerships with local and domestic Chicago affiliates with expansions to other cities in the future; Growing web presence; Assisting founder in adjunct tasks as needed; and Various marketing strategies and elements.

Marketing and Event Spring Internship – Illinois Hotel & Lodging Association
Apply by February
Apply $12/hour
IHLA’s Internship Program offers students a hands-on opportunity to learn about marketing, event planning, program management, and fundraising. It provides students with the opportunity to increase their hospitality industry knowledge and attend networking events with key players in the industry. It also provides an in-depth view of how associations operate and satisfies course credit in applicable cases.

Marketing Intern – Vision and Sensory 

Apply by March
Unpaid but opportunity to lead to a paid position
We are looking for an enthusiastic business marketing intern to join our high energy and innovative team and provide creative ideas to help achieve our goals. You will have administrative duties in developing and implementing marketing strategies. As a marketing intern, you will collaborate with our staff in all stages of marketing campaigns. Your insightful contribution will help develop, expand and maintain our marketing channels.

Summer Internship – Group M 
Apply by April
$15/hour
GroupM media teams collaborate together to budget, plan, optimize and execute multi-million dollar online campaigns. It’s here, as our intern, you’ll pick up skills in one of our key disciplines: Media Planning, Media Buying, Programmatic, Data Science, Paid Search (SEM), Paid Social, etc. This is the side of advertising which is serious business. According to Statista, digital advertising spend in the US will exceed $100 billion dollars in 2019 – representing a massive career growth opportunity for those learning the trade.

Data Visualization Intern – Conversant 
Apply by March
Paid
As a Data Visualization Intern, you will be at the leading edge for creating innovative visualization systems that demonstrate the business value of Conversant’s digital marketing platform directly to our internal analysts, customers and stakeholders.

2019 Summer Analyst Intern – Periscope
Apply by March
Paid
Periscope is looking for an enthusiastic Analyst to join our team! The Analyst will learn to apply their education in finance/economics/statistics to create high-quality marketing deliverables, apply real-word advanced analytics techniques, and learn the latest data visualization tools. This is also an opportunity to learn SQL, SAS, R, advanced Excel, advanced PowerPoint, and Tableau.

Agency Planner Intern – Epsilon
Apply by March
Paid
Epsilon is seeking an Agency Planner Intern who will be responsible for synthesizing qualitative & quantitative data, supporting creative teams, and constantly exploring innovative ways for our clients to reach customers. A successful Agency Planner candidate will be innately curious about people, a good storyteller, and be able to find the insights from data & information.

Pay-Per-Click Summer Internship – WalkerSands
Apply by March
Paid
Looking for PPC internships? Walker Sands Communications is currently looking for an energetic detail-oriented person to serve as a pay-per-click intern for a 12-week summer internship at its Chicago office.

Market Research Summer Intern Intern – Radio Flyer 
Apply by April
Paid
Responsibilities include: Provide support for market research projects including Mom Panels, 1:1 interviews, and Radio Flyer families; Conduct benchmarking on communication initiatives; Assist with video production shoots, and radioflyer.com projects; and Provide marketing support on competitive benchmarking, internal retail shelves, and store audits.

Marketing Coordinator Internship – Logan Consulting
Apply by March
Pay: $15/hour
We are looking for a marketing coordinator to execute marketing campaigns and other tactics in support of the company’s overall strategy. This person must be a self starter and able to work under limited supervision. This position requires a fair amount of writing so strong writing skills are a must.

Social Media Scout – Social Jack
Apply by March
Pay: $11/hour 
The Social Media Scout is responsible for searching for ideal targets, drafting messages, and generating leads for client accounts. This role is side by side with the Marketing Manager and Marketing Team to ensure industry relevant content is generated for accounts within several different industry types. Social Media Scouts should have a solid understanding of Social Media, specifically LinkedIn

Campus Ambassador – Pearson
Apply by March
Pay: $12/hour
Pearson Campus Ambassadors are university and community college students across the U.S. who care deeply about helping others succeed through learning. They work side-by-side with students, faculty and Pearson staff to provide Pearson learning technology support (primarily MyLabs/Mastering) to their campuses, offer student feedback to Pearson and build a sense of community and connectedness for their peers both on campus and online. Pearson Campus Ambassadors are responsible for strengthening the Pearson brand through a variety of initiatives.  Ambassadors report to the PCA Regional Coordinator and Student Programs Manager.

Social Media/Marketing Assistant Intern – The Fifty/50 Restaurant Group 
Apply by March
$12/hour
We are looking for an intern to learn the ins and outs of what it’s like to be in the fast-paced world of marketing and content creation. Seeking someone who is a marketing, advertising, public relations, or graphic design major. You’ll see all the different things that we do within a medium-sized restaurant group, from photography and video work, to advertising, to research and development.

Data Analyst Intern – Mind + Hand
Apply by March
Paid
As a Data Analyst intern at Mind+Hand, your role will help us gather, store, and interpret relevant data. Your findings/results will influence our strategies and how we can continue to interact with the surrounding communities. As key member of our team, you will play a role in helping to build a model of community-based education and skills training that is affordable, accessible and flexible for people everywhere.

Marketing Internship – Alternative Facts Chicago
Flexible Start Date
Unpaid
This is truly a fun and exciting opportunity for someone with a passion for Media. Alternative Facts Chicago has attended many events in the city from all different genres, and is a great way to gain experience in media/radio and network with some of the brightest people in Chicago.

Marketing Intern – Lynn Hazan & Associates
Flexible Start Date
Unpaid
Our internship program is unique in that we share knowledge: we teach and learn from each other. Lynn Hazan & Associates has an ongoing need for interns. Flexible hours; can receive college credit. Work side-by-side with president: staff and other interns in an energetic environment. A definite career builder for a student or new grad interested in marketing, communications, human resources or recruiting.

Social Media Intern – Career Transitions Center of Chicago
Apply by March
Unpaid
The Social Media Intern will work directly with CTC’s Program Director to increase visibility and increase communication for CTC through social media and other communication channels.  The intern will manage all CTC social media messaging through Hootsuite; coordinate and produce 6-8 webinars; and secure images for social media.

Internships – PAWS
Flexible Start Date
Unpaid
Choose from the following internships: Event; Development; Communications; Graphic Design and Social Media. Ideal candidates will be able to work well in a team, as well as independently, and have a positive, go-getter attitude. Qualified candidates will also have excellent people skills, phone skills, have proficiency in Microsoft Office and be Internet savvy and familiar with social media networks.

Brand Ambassador – RXBAR
Flexible Start Date
RXBAR is one of the fastest growing natural brands in the country.  RXBAR needs your excitement and enthusiasm to help grow our brand.  As a Brand Ambassador, you’ll engage consumers and sample RXBARs in a direct and real tone. You’ll educate consumers on the ingredients, usage, where to purchase our product, and give people a taste of the RXBAR lifestyle.

Social Media Marketing Intern – Kohl Murdock
Apply by February 
Unpaid
Kohl Murdock is seeking an intern to work alongside her as a social media intern for a Chicago-based fashion company. This opportunity is designed to help enhance the intern’s understanding and experience with working in web marketing. Throughout the duration of this assignment, you will gain experience in digital marketing, social strategy, influencer outreach, content creation, editorial production, image research, and brand management.