Interns Wanted For Summer 2017!

The Center for Creative Collaboration (C3) works with entrepreneurs at every level of business development—creating new and sustainable enterprises, growing established businesses, engaging the community in economic development, and teaching applicable business competencies. We harness the power of the university’s resources and develop partnerships in the region to support economic prosperity in northeast Indiana.

 

Internships at the C3

The C3 is committed to preparing students for the workforce and helping them develop an entrepreneurial skillset and mindset. Our internships are for current Indiana Tech students seeking real-world experience in an entrepreneurial environment that builds upon their existing natural and learned skillsets by stretching in their thinking, strengthening their discipline, and holding high standards in both performance and conduct. Spring and fall internships will last the entirety of their respective semester. Summer internships are negotiable, but typically last for the entire break and involve 20-37.5 hours of work each week.

 

We’re looking for:

  • Client Management Intern

  • Business Management Intern

  • Marketing & Events Intern

  • Storyteller & Content Creator Intern

  • Design Your Own Internship

Read more about each position below.


Client Management Intern Job Description

Title & Position: C3 Client Management Intern
Company: Indiana Institute of Technology, Tax ID: 0001801244
Department: Center for Creative Collaboration (C3)
Supervisor: Crystal Vann Wallstrom, Director
Start Date: May 17, 2017 through TBD
Compensation: $10/hr. or academic credit (dependent on an individual student’s academic needs)

 Basic Qualifications

  • Team player with a positive attitude
  • Strong desire and ability to serve customers and solve problems
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail, excellent organization and follow-through skills
  • Adaptable with the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Willing to learn new things and step outside comfort zone
  • Present yourself professionally at all times

C3 Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work alongside the C3 staff, interns, mentors, contractors, faculty, and project teams providing assistance in accordance with C3’s mission, objectives, and projects
  • Create and/or follow a detailed work plan which identifies and sequences the activities needed to successfully complete a project
  • Assist the team with planning, implementing, and maintaining projects
  • Draft, edit, and disseminate clear and professional communications
  • Provide basic information about the C3 when needed
  • Professional dress and character

Specific Duties & Responsibilities

  • Be a point person for all clients, communicating regularly, providing assistance and collecting feedback as they move through the client engagement process
  • Attend client meetings and presentations, take notes, archive files, and update records
  • Identify and deliver client-focused solutions based on clients’ needs
  • Work with staff on compiling client data and improving the C3 experience
  • Maintain client information in the C3´s database. Generate reports as needed.
  • Archive client materials and draft case studies for completed projects
  • Help recruit new clients
  • Other duties as identified by the C3 leadership

Materials for Consideration

  • Current resume and custom cover letter
  • Currently enrolled in a degree program at Indiana Institute of Technology
  • References (upon request) from teacher, coach, mentor, or employer

Apply here.


Business Management Intern Job Description

Title & Position: Business Management Intern
Company: Indiana Institute of Technology, Tax ID: 0001801244
Department: Center for Creative Collaboration (C3)
Supervisor: Crystal Vann Wallstrom, Director
Start Date: May 17, 2017 through TBD
Compensation: $10/hr. or academic credit (dependent on an individual student’s academic needs)

Basic Qualifications

  • Team player with a positive attitude
  • Strong desire and ability to serve customers and solve problems
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail, excellent organization and follow-through skills
  • Adaptable with the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Willing to learn new things and step outside comfort zone
  • Basic understanding of database management and statistical analysis a plus

C3 Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work alongside the C3 staff, interns, mentors, contractors, faculty, and project teams providing assistance in accordance with C3’s mission, objectives, and projects
  • Create and/or follow a detailed work plan which identifies and sequences the activities needed to successfully complete a project
  • Assist the director and other team members with planning, implementing, and maintaining projects
  • Draft, edit, and disseminate clear and professional communications
  • Provide basic information about the C3 when needed
  • Professional dress and character

Specific Duties & Responsibilities

  • Be a point person for all clients, communicating regularly, providing assistance and collecting feedback as they move through the client engagement process
  • Identify and deliver client-focused solutions based on individual client needs
  • Conduct research on clients’ business challenges, industries, etc., as needed
  • Conduct online research on existing and potential C3 programs, make strategic recommendations, help develop C3 business plans
  • Maintain client information in the C3´s database. Generate reports as needed.
  • Draft case studies for completed projects
  • Help recruit new clients
  • Other duties as identified by the C3 leadership

Apply here. 


Marketing & Events Intern Job Description

Title & Position: C3 Marketing & Events Intern
Company: Indiana Institute of Technology, Tax ID: 0001801244
Department: Center for Creative Collaboration (C3)
Supervisor: Crystal Vann Wallstrom, Director
Start Date: May 17, 2017 through TBD
Compensation: $10/hr. or academic credit (dependent on an individual student’s academic needs)

Basic Qualifications

  • Team player with a positive attitude
  • Strong desire and ability to serve customers and solve problems
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail, excellent organization and follow-through skills
  • Adaptable with the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Willing to learn new things and step outside comfort zone
  • Present yourself professionally at all times
  • Marketing or Event Planning experience a plus
  • Some social media content production experience required

C3 Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work alongside the C3 staff, interns, mentors, contractors, faculty, and project teams providing assistance in accordance with C3’s mission, objectives, and projects
  • Create and/or follow a detailed work plan which identifies and sequences the activities needed to successfully complete a project
  • Assist the team with planning, implementing, and maintaining projects
  • Draft, edit, and disseminate clear and professional communications
  • Provide basic information about the C3 when needed

Specific Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist with development of creative concepts and marketing strategies for promoting the C3
  • Assist the program coordinator in designing, planning, marketing, and producing C3 events
  • Run multiple marketing campaigns simultaneously
  • Manage the annual event and marketing calendar
  • Help clients design, refine, and implement their marketing strategies
  • Help develop social media strategies and create relevant content
  • Suggest ideas for improvements, innovations, etc. for C3 marketing, outreach and programs
  • Other duties as identified by the C3 leadership

Materials for Consideration

  • Current resume and custom cover letter
  • Currently enrolled in a degree program at Indiana Institute of Technology
  • References (upon request) from teacher, coach, mentor, or employer

Apply here.


Storyteller & Content Creator Intern Job Description

Title & Position: Storyteller & Content Creator Intern
Company: Indiana Institute of Technology, Tax ID: 0001801244
Department: Center for Creative Collaboration (C3)
Supervisor: Crystal Vann Wallstrom, Director
Start Date: May 17, 2017 through TBD
Compensation: $10/hr. or academic credit (dependent on an individual student’s academic needs)

Basic Qualifications

  • Team player with a positive attitude
  • Strong desire and ability to serve customers and solve problems
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail, excellent organization and follow-through skills
  • Adaptable with the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Willing to learn new things and step outside comfort zone
  • Present yourself professionally at all times
  • Demonstrated creative and strategic writing skills
  • APA publishing style experience a plus
  • Some social media content production experience a plus

C3 Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work alongside the C3 staff, interns, mentors, contractors, faculty, and project teams providing assistance in accordance with C3’s mission, objectives, and projects
  • Create and/or follow a detailed work plan which identifies and sequences the activities needed to successfully complete a project
  • Assist the team with planning, implementing, and maintaining projects
  • Draft, edit, and disseminate clear and professional communications
  • Provide basic information about the C3 when needed

Specific Duties & Responsibilities

  • Help design a brand voice for the C3 and train others on how to write that voice effectively
  • Identify unique storyline angles and write compelling narratives that further the C3’s mission and reputation
  • Work with the C3 team to develop social media strategies aligned with the brand voice, mission, and business objectives
  • Create a continuous stream of content for the C3´s multiple marketing channels and social media platforms
  • Assist the C3 team in refining content to be engaging, fluid, and enjoyable to read
  • Help clients refine their own story when needed
  • Other duties as identified by the C3 leadership

Materials for Consideration

  • Current resume and custom cover letter
  • Currently enrolled in a degree program at Indiana Institute of Technology
  • References (upon request) from teacher, coach, mentor, or employer

Apply here.


Design Your Own Internship Job Description

Title & Position: You Tell Us! Intern
Company: Indiana Institute of Technology, Tax ID: 0001801244
Department: Center for Creative Collaboration (C3)
Supervisor: Crystal Vann Wallstrom, Director
Start Date: May 17, 2017 through TBD
Compensation: $10/hr. or academic credit (dependent on an individual student’s academic needs)

Design Your Own Internship Overview

We are an entrepreneurship center. We support our student entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs, so tell us about an idea you have for the C3 and how you would use an internship at the C3 to develop this idea.

The project must relate directly to one or more of the following:

  1. Talent retention: Improves student involvement in entrepreneurship and the community
  2. New Entrepreneurial Student Attraction: Increases outreach to high school student entrepreneurs which converts to new Indiana Tech students involved in the C3 and enrolled in the Entrepreneurship concentration
  3. Diversity & Inclusion: Promotes inclusion and celebrates diverse cultures on and off campus, is aligned with the mission of Indiana Tech, and uses entrepreneurship as the focus.
  4. We’re open to other ideas. Keep them focused on the mission of Indiana Tech and the C3

Basic Qualifications

  • Team player with a positive attitude
  • Strong desire and ability to serve customers and solve problems
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail, excellent organization and follow-through skills
  • Adaptable with the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Willing to learn new things and step outside comfort zone
  • Present yourself professionally at all times
  • Demonstrated creative and strategic writing skills
  • APA publishing style experience a plus
  • Some social media content production experience a plus

C3 Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work alongside the C3 staff, interns, mentors, contractors, faculty, and project teams providing assistance in accordance with C3’s mission, objectives, and projects
  • Create and/or follow a detailed work plan which identifies and sequences the activities needed to successfully complete a project
  • Assist the team with planning, implementing, and maintaining projects
  • Draft, edit, and disseminate clear and professional communications
  • Provide basic information about the C3 when needed

Application Process

To apply for this job, send us your resume, custom cover letter, and a 1-page description of your idea using the components of the Business Model Canvas.

Specific Duties & Responsibilities

You tell us what you think your specific duties and responsibilities would be.

Materials for Consideration

  • Current resume and custom cover letter
  • Currently enrolled in a degree program at Indiana Institute of Technology
  • References (upon request) from teacher, coach, mentor, or employer

Apply here.