at Certified Angus Beef
Practical real-world experience. Writing coaches and career mentors. And, of course, really good beef.
These are just a few of the reasons college students who are interested in the beef industry and communications should consider applying for our communications internships.
We need your help telling the Certified Angus Beef (CAB) story to our stakeholders across the entire beef supply chain. Interns are valuable team members, contributing regularly to news stories, video scripts, website posts, social media, photography and videography. Help us develop project plans and execution strategies to tell more beefy stories. Being a self-starter is important to your success, along with accountability and a desire to learn about all facets of communication.
Whether you want a career is journalism, public relations, marketing or anything else in the beef industry, we promise to equip you with the skills employers are seeking. Read more about where previous interns are now.
Applications open in October.
Dive into our business and consumer audiences. Write news releases, feature stories and create visual content with photos and videos for our consumer-facing social media, website and seasonal campaign efforts.
Producer Communications Intern
Engage with Angus ranchers through written stories and create content for our @CABcattle social media accounts, website and email copy. Knowledge and experience in agriculture preferred.
Public Relations Intern
Monitor brand mentions and emerging issues in trade and top-tier media, generate media pitches and pitching strategies and support PR events as they arise. You may also create content for the brand newsroom.
Do you have what it takes?
Superior writing and editing skills that connect with audience in their language
Self-starter, independent to complete deadlines and manage time
Detailed organizational skills and follow-up
Forward-thinking, creative problem solver
Demonstrate knowledge of project management across teams, including plan development and execution, with a strong focus on details and time management
Strong communicator, both verbally and written, and enjoys working independently as well as part of a larger team
Ability to operate a camera for photos and video
Adobe Suite, experience in WordPress preferred, not required
Proficient at navigating social sites such as Facebook, Twitter, TikTok and Instagram
“Certified Angus Beef proved to me time and time again the importance of a positive, efficient work environment. Not only did my internship sharpen my skills in telling the beef story, but it provided multiple opportunities to make industry connections.”
“This internship is the best writing opportunity in the beef industry. My confidence, communications skills and storytelling blossomed. Even working remotely I felt welcomed by the talented and inspiring team members.”
“I learned how to share valuable, insightful and relevant information with cattleman using a variety of media. The experience challenged me to step outside of my comfort zone, think creatively and seek continuous improvement.”
How to apply
The application requires a cover letter, resume, open-response questions and a link to an online portfolio showcasing work samples.
Applications for the 2024 summer internship will open in October.