Student Intern

Tyson Multimedia Inc. - Wilson, NC

Internship

Tyson Multimedia Inc. is looking for career-forward, rising sophomores, juniors and seniors to join our 2019 Spring and Summer Internship Program. Ideal candidates will be current college students located in Eastern North Carolina, looking to gain hands-on work experience and lasting connections with local leaders. Take the Lead. This is your time to shine.

Tyson Multimedia Inc. is dedicated to giving every student the opportunity to explore their career of choice in ways you never thought possible. You will be integrated into a department and assigned a mentor, and work on projects that will prepare you for your post-graduate career and develop soft skills needed to thrive in a corporate environment.

PLEASE READ INTERNSHIP APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY

  • This posting is for spring and summer 2019 internship program. The Spring Program runs from March – May. The summer program runs from June to August.
  • Cover Letters and two references are required and must state which area you are interested in. Cover letters should be addressed to the Tyson Multimedia Inc. Internship Program
  • May send two published video clips, or website link, or relevant visual material
  • Application deadline for spring is February 28, 2019. Application deadline for summer is April 30, 2019 interested candidates should apply by those dates.
  • You must meet the basic qualifications to be considered for the internship *Please review the basic qualifications carefully*
  • Recent graduates will NOT be eligible for this program
  • Background checks required
  • Must be over 18 years of age
  • Understanding of elementary, middle school, high school youth, their behavior and development.
  • Ability to effectively manage youth and behaviors in a large group setting
  • Attend weekly team meetings
  • Must have transportation. May work in Wilson, or Rocky location
  • Equal Opportunity

Summer 2019 Internships are available in the following areas:

  • Social Media /Journalism
  • Marketing/Product /Sales
  • Science/Technology
  • Graphic Design/photography
  • Fashion/Merchandising
  • Event Coordinating/Planning
  • Cinematography/Videography

Social Media - Ideal candidate is pursuing, Mass Communication, Journalism, or Media. Must be familiar with social media platforms and the proper etiquette required in a professional setting.) Video editing is a plus. Must have own device to shoot video, pictures, post etc. from. Many schools have rented these out to interns in the past. Phones are acceptable if high quality and you accept data responsibilities. Computer savvy, comfortable with Microsoft word, Photoshop, or and graphic design program Brainstorm and create content for social media sites and weekly blogs.

Sales & Marketing - Ideal candidate is pursuing a degree in Marketing, Public Relations, Business or a related field, preferably entering the last year their program. In this role, the individual will utilize research to work on content based marketing plans and projects aimed at increasing exposure of the Tyson Multimedia Brand and product development. Provide support for live events through passing out flyers, sending out emails, viral marketing and making phones calls to promote event.

Science/Technology. - Ideal candidate is pursuing a degree in Science, Engineering or a related field. Preferably entering the, sophomore, junior year, or last year of their program. In this role the individual is responsible for assisting in the planning, development, and implementation of program components and activities related to art, music, STEM ( science, technology, engineering and math).

Graphic Design/Photography Ideal candidate is pursuing a degree in graphic design and photography. Execute high-quality digital photography for multiple categories. Help with creation, implementation of consistent design patterns, color schemes, and typography, layout for images. Edit images and design graphic for product marketing. Must have own device to shoot video, pictures, post etc. Many schools have rented these out to interns in the past. Phones are acceptable if high quality and you accept data responsibilities.

Fashion/Merchandise –Ideal candidate is pursuing a degree in fashion and design or related field. Entering sophomore, junior or last year or their program. In this role the individual will assist with planning, development and implementation of pop up displays for new product line, coordinate events and shows. Assist with design boards and artwork.

Event Coordinator/Planning – Ideal candidate is pursuing a degree in event planning and design field. Preferably entering the junior or last year of their program. In this role the individual will assist in the planning, design, set and management of a variety of events. Actively create post on behalf of the business or social media sites. Play a direct role in the design and organization of both marketing material and promotional events. Conduct market research in the surrounding area in order to remain competitive as well as to develop accurate price points for new services. Inform and involve past client of current promotions and events. Implement and responsible for all outreach for client appreciation. Assist clients with any questions or concerns clients may have leading up to their special event. Work closely with venue to successfully accomplish all event duties and details. Order and assemble all public event admission tickets, decor accessories. Assist in formulation innovate and unique marketing strategies. Email/phone correspondence with centers, clients etc. Attend meetings with designer and vendors. Complete site visits.

Cinematography/Videography – Ideal candidate is pursuing a degree in film field. Preferably entering the sophomore, junior or last year of their program. In this role the individual will film footage of events, and behind the scenes, or video promotion. Responsibilities include pitching stores, filming and editing content for the website. Candidates should exhibit strong writing skills and a basic knowledge of video production and editing experience in FCPX, AVID, and Adobe Suite is strongly encouraged; courses in cinematography are a plus. Must have own device to shoot video, pictures, post etc. from. Many schools have rented these out to interns in the past. Phones are acceptable if high quality and you accept data responsibilities. Computer savvy, comfortable with Microsoft word,

What Snapchat Can’t Tell You About This Program

Why you want this internship: Figuring out what you want to do post grad can be daunting. What better way to figure it out than a crash course into the real world? Our program is designed to allow student to explore every facet of their chosen career path.

Your Story: You’re the best and want to be associated with the best. Period. This is your chance to join a team that welcomes passion and innovation. You will be given countless opportunities to bring ideas to the table and create a voice for yourself in the professional space.

The Real: This is more than your average internship, so don’t expect to make coffee runs. Our interns are key members of the team who will work on current projects.

The Perks: In exchange for your blood sweat and tears, the leaders of the Tyson Multimedia Inc. Internship Program will provide you with a meal stipend, outings, project portfolio, networking opportunities, letter of recommendation, course credit and a shined-up resume and cover letter to advance your career search. Work can also count toward class assignments.

Some Non-Negotiable Items

  • Self-starter with an upbeat, “can do” attitude when accomplishing projects and taking on new challenges
  • Detail-oriented, with the ability to manage multiple assignments and achieve results independently
  • Polished and professional appearance with genuine interest and determination
  • Will be allowed to work remote, or onsite based on project and able to adhere to deadlines and expectations taken seriously
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Exposure to Microsoft Office Suite - can complete basic requests in Word, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Understanding of elementary and/or middle school, high school youth, their behavior and development.
  • Warm and friendly personality, positive role model, and must possess skills in oral and written communication
  • Ability to effectively manage youth and behaviors in a large group setting

Additional Swag

  • Mentor – Partner with a leading executive in North Carolina
  • Speaker series – listen to various executives for inspiration
  • Networking – learn how to navigate the networking world and make lasting connections
  • Business sense – learn how to be a pro with commitments
  • Applicants should send a resume and cover letter and additional materials via email.No phone calls please.

Experience:

  • Social Media Marketing: 2 years (Required)
  • Content Creation: 2 years (Required)
  • Blogging: 2 years (Required)
  • Science/STEM 2 years ( Required)
  • Marketing 2 years ( Required)
  • Cinematography 2 years ( Required)
  • Fashion 2 years ( Required)
  • Event Planning 2 years ( Required)

Job Type: Internship

Experience:

  • Social Media Management: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Content Creation: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Final Cut Pro: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Video Production: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Microsoft Office: 2 years (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Preferred)