Internships

GIE Media, Inc. offers several work-related learning experiences that provide students and new graduates with an opportunity to gain important knowledge and skills in the marketing and communications field.

An internship at GIE Media, Inc. is an excellent way to gain experience and get a behind-the-scenes look at what it's like to actually work at a marketing and communications company.

GIE Media based just outside of Cleveland, Ohio, is seeking four summer interns to work with four different groups in B2B magazine publishing - Ornamental, Manufacturing, Pest Control Technologies, and Recycling. The ideal candidate should be a journalism, communications or English major available to work 35 to 40 hours per week between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Friday for approximately 12 weeks. The position will include writing features and news articles, researching, editing, proof reading, website posting, generating story ideas, social media management and other various duties. Interns will be paid $12/hour.

Qualifications:

  • Must be going into junior or senior year, and pursuing a bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications or English.
  • Experience working on/contributing articles to student newspaper/magazine
  • Knowledge of AP Style
  • Knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop and Microsoft Office Suite; content management system and Outlook background a plus
  • Excellent attention to detail, spelling and grammar skills
  • Ability to work in team environment and meet deadlines

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter and three published clips to Brittany Coccitto, at bcoccitto@gie.net

GIE Media based just outside of Cleveland, Ohio, is seeking a graphic designer for our summer internship program. As an intern, you will conceptualize and create designs for a variety of projects including magazine layouts, marketing materials, advertisements, web/digital assets, and other internal projects. Your daily tasks will be varied as you will work on several projects at the same time. You will work closely with our design and editorial departments. The ideal candidate would be able to work 35 to 40 hours per week between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Friday for approximately 12 weeks. Interns will be paid $12/hour.

Qualifications:

  • Must be going into junior or senior year, and pursuing a bachelor’s degree
  • Ability to assist designers and art directors in refining and executing design concepts for multiple projects
  • Experience with Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
  • Knowledge of design tenets including typography, visual hierarchy, color theory, and layout
  • Attention to detail, great work ethic, deadline-driven, very organized, highly motivated
  • Strong communication and collaborative skills to work within interdisciplinary teams

Please submit your resume with a link to your online portfolio to Brittany Coccitto, bcoccitto@gie.net.