Internship Opportunities

“College could only teach me so much on how to prepare myself for the working world; the rest was taught to me by Lynn Hazan.”
~ Former LH&A intern

Our internship program is unique in that we share knowledge: we teach and learn from each other. Lynn Hazan & Associates has an ongoing need for interns. Flexible hours; can receive college credit. Work side-by-side with president: staff and other interns in an energetic environment. A definite career builder for a student or new grad interested in marketing, communications, human resources or recruiting. Previous interns have graduated to careers with major corporations, agencies, nonprofits and entrepreneurial businesses.

Must be well-organized and eager to learn, with excellent oral and written communication skills. Computer skills are also necessary; must bring laptop.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain corporate website using WordPress (opportunity to learn if not already familiar)
  • Write and create weekly blogs and email campaigns via Constant Contact and share with subscribers via website, Yahoo groups and other channels. Track results
  • Collect and update useful resources for job seekers
  • Create content and infographics for presentations
  • Source qualified candidates for openings through LinkedIn
  • Write job specs and post openings on websites, LinkedIn Groups and other channels
  • Research companies for new business development
  • Volunteer for industry events, including BMA, Innovation Chicago and Here’s Chicago
  • Create content and monitor social media activities on LinkedIn and Twitter

Benefits:

  • Get the inside view of marketing, social media and communications, advertising and PR.
  • Learn how to perfect your resume and LinkedIn profile
  • Create content and samples for your portfolio
  • Perfect your interviewing skills through hands-on experience
  • Exposure to professional associations and clients, when possible

Thoughts from some of our former interns:

“I…could not imagine a better mentor.”
“Choosing to intern with LH&A was definitely one of the best decisions I made while in college. I have no doubt that my internship with LH&A was the foundation of the successful career I have had.”