Russell House Rm 343 A 1400 Greene St
Columbia, SC 29208
Name: Sarah Scarborough
Title: Advertising Manager
Type of Organization:
Agency Media Organization Governmental Agency Educational Not-For-Profit Manufacturer, Retailer or Service Other
Major Recommended for Position :
Advertising Public Relations Visual Communications Broadcast Journalism Print Journalism Mass Communications Concentration
Advertising Representative 9% commission on all newspaper ad sales. Ad Designer $867 (based on 140 hours at $6.19/hour)
Duties of Intern:
Intern will sell advertising for The Gamecock student newspaper. Advertising Representatives are responsible for servicing existing clients as well as bringing in new business. Ad reps are given monthly revenue goals that they are expected to meet. Creative Services intern will create ads for existing customers as well as design spec ads for potential customers. The intern will have an opportunity to create advertising campaigns, design sales flyers and learn many aspects of production of a newspaper.
Skills Required for Internship:
Advertising Representative intern should be outgoing, organized and motivated. Should be detail oriented and work well under pressure. Creative Services intern should have basic knowledge of Illustator, Freehand, Photoshop and Quark. Creative person with an eye for design. Detail oriented person who can work well under pressure.