UF Alumni Association is Hiring a Graphic Designer

The University of Florida Alumni Association is a dynamic and fast-paced team environment.  Its goal is to support the University by engaging over 360,000 alumni world-wide and supporting its 55,000 members.

The UFAA is currently looking for an experienced graphic designer.  Applicants must be currently-enrolled students at the University of Florida.

Job Responsibilities:
1. Create design-based content that is consistent with the UFAA brand identity across digital, print, and mobile platforms.
2. Provide graphic design and HTML email/website support to the UFAA staff by creating:
-Event invitations and promotional materials
-Advertising materials for the Gator Signature Collection, Brick Program, and other UFAA programs and member benefits
-Social media and web-based graphics
-Other design projects as assigned
3. Work on special projects as assigned.

As a member of the staff of the Foundation, the incumbent will be privy to information and materials that are confidential as provided by Florida Statues Section 1004.28. The confidentiality of Foundation records and documents must be maintained at all times and held in the strictest confidence.

The minimum requirements are:
-University of Florida student -Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite -Proficiency in HTML -Self-starter who can work autonomously, take direction, and contribute ideas -Attention to detail -Strong graphic design and visual communication skills -Strong organizational skills -Ability to thrive in a deadline-driven environment -Ability to navigate UF community independently -Work up to 15 hours per week -A valid Florida Driver License is required (a good driving record and age 18+ are required to meet their insurance carrier’s eligibility) -A Florida of Law Enforcement (FDLE) criminal background check will be conducted

Applicants should submit a resume, cover letter, and link to their portfolio or three examples of their work to Garrett Garner-Wells at ggarnerwells@ufalumni.ufl.edu by Friday, August 15.

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Trimark Properties is Accepting Applications for Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 Marketing Associate and Advertising Internships

This is a premier internship opportunity at Trimark Properties, a leading real estate development and property management company with holdings throughout North Central Florida. Internship positions are available at the Trimark Properties corporate headquarters, conveniently located across the street from UF.

Internships are available in the Marketing & Advertising Department. Interns will have the opportunity to work with a professional marketing and advertising team to develop advertising campaigns, marketing communications plans, search engine optimization programs, social media campaigns, web-based marketing, and strategic marketing plans. Interns can get involved in important decision making meetings and have a direct impact on the direction the company takes.

Internship positions are part time, about 15 hours per week, and you can design your own schedule. These internships are unpaid but can be used to apply for 1-3 UF class credits. Previous marketing, social media, web design, and Adobe Suite experience is a plus but not necessary. Applicants should be sophomores, juniors, or seniors studying Business, Marketing, Finance, Management, Public Relations, or Advertising.

For detailed information about the internship, view the Advertising & Marketing Internship Details or Internship References.

To apply, send a cover letter and resume to amorey@trimarkproperties.com. Informal interviews begin soon; apply ASAP for inclusion.

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Fall 2014 Internship with CollegeVox

CollegeVox, a collegiate media and marketing agency based in Gainesville, is searching for ambitious and creative young minds from the Heavener School of Business. As a startup company, we need individuals that are both intuitive go-getters and comfortable with the unpredictable nature of start-up life.

A business internship with CollegeVox is a hands-on opportunity to gain real life experience and technical skills that you will carry on to future endeavors, including sales, market research, client management, and implementing business development strategies. If you are interested in a 2014 Fall internship with CollegeVox, please send your resume and cover letter to scene@collegevox.com with the subject ‘CollegeVox Biz Intern.”

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University of Florida Office of Development and Alumni Affairs, Prospect Management, Research and Analysis 2014-2015 Internships

UF ODAA is a major fundraising organization offering a unique learning experience for a student who wants to learn about non-profit advancement operations. We seek students with excellent writing and research skills who are detail oriented and creative. Duties will include basic research and various analysis projects to support the fundraising initiatives. Students should have a basic knowledge of relational databases, Microsoft Office, and a familiarity of financial, biographical, foundation and corporation sources of information. Statistical, analytics, data visualization skills are a plus. This is an unpaid internship with flexible hours between 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday. Students must be pursuing academic credit and work 10-20 hours/week depending upon credit requirements. Applicants should send a resume to dmenoher@uff.ufl.edu.

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Diaspora Tour Event

The Diaspora Tour has an event scheduled for September 10th at the Bob Graham Center, University of Florida from 6 to 8 pm. They welcome the participation of colleagues, students and the staff of the University of Florida.  The event will be a great opportunity for students and staff of the business college to network.

The event will consist of keynote addresses, a dynamic panel and networking time. The Diaspora Tour includes over ten events throughout the country and has been announced by the spokesperson of the State Department. This tour builds on the International diaspora Engagement Alliance (IdEA) partnership, launched in 2011, by the Secretary’s Office of Global Partnerships (S/GP) and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). With over 62 million first and second-generation immigrants currently in the U.S., these diaspora communities are some of America’s greatest resources for development and diplomacy.

For more information, see attached document:  IDEA Diaspora Tour One-Pager 070914

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Alpha Kappa Psi- Co-Ed Professional Business Fraternity

Are you interested in developing yourself professionally? Are you ready to start to learn the tools of the trade in your field while expanding your network? Then Alpha Kappa Psi is the organization to help you get on the right track.

Alpha Kappa Psi is a co-ed fraternity open to both business and non-business majors. They are devoted to helping their pledges and brothers succeed professionally through mock interviewing, resume development, time management, networking and more, while also taking a part in community service and campus involvement. Their brotherhood is a diverse group of people from different educational backgrounds and interests, and their alumni network extends around the world in various industries and fields. Whether you will be applying to internships, jobs, or entering the professional world, Alpha Kappa Psi will help you hone the skills necessary to be successful in any situation you are put in.

Follow their social media pages to stay up to date on their Fall 2014 rush events, as well as to what their brothers are up to this summer.

Facebook: Alpha Kappa Psi at UF
Twitter: @UFAKPsi
Instagram: uf_akpsi
Blog: http://alphaphiakpsi.blogspot.com

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#BusinessGator Internship Photo Contest

Are you currently interning somewhere across the nation or the world? We want to see what opportunities our #BusinessGators are taking this summer! Share your photos on Instagram or Twitter by July 31st and use the tags @ufwarrington and #BusinessGator.

Remember to:

  • Adjust your privacy settings so that we can see your submissions.
  • Be creative and have fun, highlighting your unique experiences!

We will repost the winning photo on our Instagram and Twitter on August 1st and we can’t wait to showcase your awesome photos!


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2014 Florida Blue Key Speech & Debate Tournament Staff Application

The Florida Blue Key Speech & Debate Tournament is looking for staff for the 2014 tournament.  This year’s tournament will be taking place October 31 to November 2.  As the largest student-run debate tournament in the country, they are currently looking for students, both with and without forensics experience, who would be interested in staffing for variety of divisions.  You can find the application and division descriptions at http://bluekeydebate.org/staff-application/.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact their Director of Personnel, Hadar Arazi at harazi@fbk.org.

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Hartfield Insurance Group, Inc. Seeking Fall Interns!

Hartfield Insurance Group, Inc. is an independent insurance company with unsurpassed customer service that focuses on client risk awareness and management. They are located in Gainesville, FL. They are seeking undergraduate students from the Heavener School of Business to assist and work one-on-one with the owner of the company, Larry Hartfield. Applicants must have basic knowledge of Microsoft Office and have excellent communication skills.

Hartfield is seeking General Interns for Fall 2014. Here is additional information about each position: Hartfield Intern Posting for Fall 2014

This is an unpaid internship that will help you gain professional experience and exposure to insurance and financial products. Candidates should send resumes and/or questions to Sarah Lambert at hartfieldintern@gmail.com or call (352) 373-7100. Potential candidates will be contacted to schedule an interview.

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Heavener School of Business Research Position

MyHeavener Research is looking for a student to help conduct research for the Heavener School of Business. They need a student’s perspective and strategic mentality to create meaningful, helpful surveys and focus groups to understand the undergraduate population’s interactions with the MyHeavener website.

This is a great opportunity for students to gain experience by designing research that will affect aspects of the college’s future communications to students.

Being part of the research team will require about two hours of time per week and will extend into September.

If interested, please email Laura Hogan at laura.hogan@warrington.ufl.edu before Monday, July 7

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