Paid Summer/Fall Graduate Fellowship- Integrated Marketing Communications Agency- Houston, OKC, Tulsa or Some Remote Locations
The Saxum fellowship is designed specifically for recent college graduates (one year or less) and graduate students. The purpose of this position is to provide graduate fellows the opportunity to expand their knowledge and experience in the field of integrated communications and to help them acclimate to the demands of the profession. Fellows receive hands-on, real-world experience as they work with ‘Saxumites’ on projects including: advertising, digital and public relations. Saxum fellows are considered an extension of client account teams. Fellows work alongside our full-time team, from entry to senior-level team members as they learn the demands and expectations of a professional at Saxum. If we have any full-time entry level positions, we look to our graduate fellow participants to fill the positions before opening it up to outside applicants. Saxum fellowships are paid. We have a planned learning program to help our graduate fellows continue to gain marketing communications skills.
Hours:29 hours per week
Location: We offer fellowships in Houston, Oklahoma City, Tulsa and some remote locations
Deadlines to Apply:
October 15 for our January 1-June 30 Fellowship session
March 15 for our July 1-December 31 Fellowship session
Applicants should be able to work collaboratively and independently in a fast-paced environment.
Account service or social media applicants:
Applicants should be recent graduates or graduate students with a background in public relations, journalism, advertising, marketing, communications or broadcast journalism with the intention of seeking a career in public relations or marketing. Applicants should exhibit industry knowledge, general business acumen, strong writing, organizational and interpersonal skills as well being comfortable working with and managing outside vendors and being highly organized when it comes to overseeing materials procurement and should demonstrate strong initiative.
Design focused applicants:
Applicants should be recent graduates or graduate students with a background in graphic design, film/motion or web design with the intention of seeking career in one of those areas. All applicants must have working knowledge of Adobe CS3/CS4/CS5 Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.
Video/motion graphic applicants:
Applicants should have working knowledge of After Effects, Adobe Premiere or Apple Final Cut Pro (Lightwave, Maya, Cinema 4D a plus.)