Fall Internships with University Press of Florida

University Press of Florida is seeking interns for the Fall 2021 semester! This internship program offers students of all majors the opportunity to gain employment experience in the business of book publishing. Below are brief descriptions of each position and direct links to apply.

Acquisitions Intern (OPS)

The Acquisitions Intern assists the Acquisitions department of the University Press of Florida and works on book projects at all stages of the acquisitions process, and performs other clerical duties as assigned.

For more information and to apply: https://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/en-us/job/517398/ops-acquisitions-intern

Editorial Intern (OPS)

The Editorial Intern assists the Editorial Department of the University Press of Florida in the transformation of a book manuscript into a printed and bound volume and performs other clerical duties as assigned.

For more information and to apply: https://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/en-us/job/517396/ops-editorial-intern

Marketing Intern (Federal Work-Study)

The Marketing Intern assists the Marketing Department of the University Press of Florida in spreading the word about books published by the Press to readers everywhere, helping find, grow, and interact with audiences for UPF books. The position also performs other clerical duties as assigned.

For more information and to apply: https://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/en-us/job/517379/federal-work-study-marketing-intern

***This position is open only to those with a Federal Work-Study permit for the Fall 2021 semester.

Marketing Design Intern (Federal Work-Study)

The Marketing Design Intern assists the Marketing Department of the University Press of Florida in designing promotional materials for books published by the Press. Familiarity with basic design principles and software is required. This position is ideal for students with applied experience designing for print and digital media. A portfolio is strongly preferred; please submit if available.

For more information and to apply: https://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/en-us/job/517389/federal-work-study-marketing-design-intern

***This position is open only to those with a Federal Work-Study permit for the Fall 2021 semester.

These positions are ideal for students who enjoy reading and discussing books, who want to gain experience in the publishing business, and who are interested in exploring book publishing as a career. Please note that University Press of Florida internships are being offered this semester as Student OPS and Federal Work-Study positions and applications must be submitted through https://jobs.ufl.edu/.

The application deadline is Wednesday, August 11.

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Intern Kickback with Comcast

Curious about how to conquer the internship process? Interested in networking with senior leadership?

Comcast is hosting an event to help others learn more about the internship process and provide tips for the application process.

Join Comcast on July 22nd at 4:00 pm for an Intern Kickback. Throughout this virtual event, you’ll have the opportunity to network, listen to experienced panelists, and learn how to conquer the internship process.

Reserve your spot by clicking the link below.

https://internkickbackwithcomcast.splashthat.com/

 

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Internship Opportunity with “I Am creative LLC”.

Job Description: Intern.

This is your guide that will show you who we are, what to expect, and what we’re looking for.

I Am Creative:
Started in February of 2020 by Noah Wilburn. I Am Creative is a solution based creative
agency that focuses on building awareness, to create action, to take people to their next level.
Our mission statement is Changing perspectives by communicating the value of creativity,
bridging the gap between success and failure. I Am Creative has helped companies
strategize and implement their creative visions. Our growing Creative Agency is driven
by passionate thinkers who work closely with each brand to create strategies that
produce unparalleled results. We love creative content and design, we believe it is
necessary to succeed in a digital world. Currently our service is the CCA process.
Consult, Create, Advertise.

Website:
https://www.iamcreativellc.com/ click around and learn more about us, to get a better
feel of what you’re joining 🙂

Job Description (Day to day)
● Prepare and deliver appropriate presentations on products and services
● Create frequent reviews and reports with sales and financial data
● Negotiate/close deals and handle complaints or objections
● Gather feedback from customers or prospects and share with internal teams
● Strategize new approaches for attracting clients and making sales in a B2B context and in
environments outside of your typical sales regimen
● Attract interest in products and services by advertising, networking, developing
relationships and listening to feedback
● Ability to work independently
● Be detail oriented and organized

Job Type: Commission/Job Opportunity

Helpful skills:
– Zapier savvy
– Social media savvy
– Organized
– Outgoing
– Team player
– Previous sales experience
– Communication skills
– Technologically proficient; not necessarily an expert, but knowledgeable
– Excellent written and verbal communication
– CRM experience a HUGE plus

For questions, please reach out to Noah Wilburn at noahwilburn@iamcreativellc.com or schedule a meeting on the bottom of our website at https://www.iamcreativellc.com/

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New Class: Foundations of Business Analytics & Artificial Intelligence

Learn about the new Foundations of Business Analytics & Artificial Intelligence course taught by Dr. Joel Davis.

“The course is built on a really simple philosophy: everyone can, and should learn about analytics and AI.” – Dr. Joel Davis

Course Code: QMB3302

Course Promotional video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OqkWPUUuXmw 

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Career Connections Center Upcoming Event

The Division of Student Life just ran a press release on an upcoming C3 event hosted by alumni, and there are three folks from Warrington presenting: https://ufsa.ufl.edu/news/career-connections-center-gator2gator-exploration-series-2021/

Cindy Honickman, a CJC alum, is presenting on July 14, Harrison Porter is presenting on July 22, and David Sheppard is presenting on July 19. Links to their events are here: https://career.ufl.edu/events-and-programs/workshops/gator2gator/

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Halle Marchese at hmarchese@ufsa.ufl.edu.

 

 

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Join the UAA Event Staff for Fall 2021!

The University Athletic Association at the University of Florida is searching for Event Staff Representatives with strong customer service and communications skills to work in a high energy level environment during Gators athletic events. If chosen as a representative, you will be the face of the Florida Gators throughout each of our home athletic events answering fan questions, finding solutions to fan problems, and making all fans feel both welcome and comfortable while providing a championship experience for our Gator fans! This position will help gain invaluable experience while working in collegiate athletics and afford the opportunity to build a professional network. This is a part-time position that will be compensated at the current minimum wage, $8.65 per hour. This posting will be open until a qualified candidate has been selected. Qualified applicants please go to www.FloridaGators.com/employment to apply. For individuals without computer access, stop by the University Athletic Association, Inc. Human Resources offices located on the 4th floor of the west side of Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.

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University Press of Florida Summer 2021 Internships

University Press of Florida at UF is seeking interns for the Summer 2021 semester in the following areas: Acquisitions, Editorial, Design, and Production, Marketing, Marketing Design. University Press of Florida is the official publisher of the State University System and thus works with numerous diverse authors, manufacturers, and distribution channels. This internship program offers students of all majors the opportunity to gain employment experience in the business of book publishing. The application deadline is Friday, April 23.

To apply, students should visit upress.ufl.edu/internships.asp and complete the application form found on that page.

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Internship Opportunity at Sun Country Sports!

Sun Country Sports Center® has an opening for a Part Time Intern at our West location. Sun Country is licensed with Florida Dept. of Children and Families and nationally accredited by the Council on Accreditation. This unpaid internship is available to begin in Summer 2021 at approximately 10 to 15 hours per week. Requires excellent writing skills, time management, and attention to detail. Graphic design experience a plus. Interns will learn about and assist with social media management, public relations, general marketing, flyers, brochures, logo design and more. Internship includes work with Sunny Cares Foundation, 501(c)3 that raises money and awareness for select non-profit organizations with a special emphasis on those that focus on children, families and education. Educational opportunities will also entail working closely with the diverse programs of our 40,000 sq. ft. youth sports center. A Sun Country Sports Center employment application must be submitted for consideration. Visit suncountrysports.com/jobs to apply, and please select “Internship” as primary position on your application.

 

Mike Langieri
Director / Human Resources

 

Sun Country Sports – West
333 S.W. 140th Terrace
Jonesville, Florida 32669

Phone: (352) 331-8773
Web: suncountrysports.com
Email: hr@suncountrysports.com

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Featured Speaker Event – Adaptability in the Pandemic – Presented by Innovation Academy

Join us for a panel discussion on how the pandemic has pushed South Florida industries to pivot, innovate and collaborate. Our panelists represent Commercial Real Estate (general contracting, owner representation, design-build, property inspections, and commercial development), Hospitality (entrepreneurship and foodservice) and Corporate Law (insolvency, reorganizations and commercial litigation).

To attend, log into Zoom using the Featured Speaker event link on March 10th @ 6pm!

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Summer 2021 Student Assistant Position – Heavener School of Business

The Heavener School of Business is looking for an energetic, highly motivated individual who is personable, works well with others, demonstrates initiative and is able to work with minimal supervision. You must be able to comprehend and follow academic policies and regulations set forth by the University of Florida and Heavener School of Business. General computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office including Access, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel. Preferred applicant will have strong customer service skills on the phone and in person.

This is a paid, in-person position that requires a 10-20 hour per week commitment.

Application Process
Interested candidates should email the following documents as attachments to both Alex Gauthier at alex.gauthier@warrington.ufl.edu and Lily Huddleston at lhuddleston@ufl.edu by Sunday, March 21st at 11:59pm EST:

  1. Current resume
  2. A brief narrative (250 words or less) that:
    • Explains why you want to become a student assistant in Heavener’s Academic and Career Advising Office
    • Describes the most positive customer service encounter you have experienced
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