The month of October is already upon us! A time when students are on the hunt for internships or job opportunities, and employers are seeking out the cream of the crop.

Another round of exciting new job and internship opportunities from our Zapara School of Business Firms Network.

Job Opportunity: Administrative Assistant to the President/CEO Reports to: President/CEO and Vice President/Governmental Affairs Manager Essential Functions/Objectives: Support the President/CEO.  Duties include: schedule meetings and maintain calendar.  Review emails, prepare correspondence and screen phone calls. Oversee Information Specialist. Serve as staff liaison for the monthly Greater Riverside Board of Directors, Executive Committee and Military Affairs Committee meetings.  Duties include: scheduling and staffing the meetings, preparing agendas, minutes and other related materials as needed. Serve as staff coordinator for the Annual Military Appreciation Picnic and the Raincross Trophy Dinner.  Duties include: script-writing, menu-planning, seating, speakers, developing promotional and visual materials, reservations, check-in, billings and financial reconciliation, soliciting donor and business participation, coordinating logistics and overseeing operation of the events. Serve as staff coordinator for Good Morning Riverside (GMR). GMR is a monthly meeting that focuses on regional information along with updates on local businesses and the community.  Duties include: script writing, drafting program, coordinate/confirm agenda speakers and review details with emcee.  Assist Special Events Manager with set-up, clean-up and run microphone during program. Coordinate silent auction for Chamber Inaugural Celebration. Duties include: soliciting businesses for donations, develping promotional and display materials, and collecting payment from bidders. Perform various office duties: filing, Read more…

It’s recruiting season at Adventist Health System and and we’ve got some exciting updates from Norman Miles, their Director of Leadership Development, for students interested in management and finance internships and positions.

Located in sunny Santa Monica, AdvertiseMint.com is a rapidly growing digital advertising agency that specializes in Facebook advertising. We work with a variety of clients from start-ups to local businesses to companies from around the world. Our industry is changing almost weekly and we’re looking for individuals that want to help our clients continue to stay on the cutting edge of digital advertising. We are looking for the right candidate to help us enjoy collaborating with others who are passionate, responsible, flexible, and have an outstanding work ethic.

For students with a passion for entrepreneurship, we have an exciting paid internship opportunity for you. TriTech is in need of a bright, hardworking, and reliable student for the position of TriTech Business Associate. This position may lead to a full-time position as the TriTech Business Development Administrative Specialist position sometime in the next year or two. Depending upon qualifications and experience the part time Business Associate position will pay between $10.50 and $18 per hour. Description: POSITION TITLE: TriTech Business Associate DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: TriTech Small Business Development Center BASIC FUNCTIONS: Under the direct supervision of the TriTech Small Business Development Center Director and Assistant Director, the Business Associate will provide general assistance in support of small business firms and provide general office services. REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES: Assist with general office administrative duties. Prepare press releases and quarterly newsletter articles about TriTech services. Coordinate and market TriTech business workshops and events. This includes the annual funding forum Funding the BIG Idea. Provide information to CEO’s and entrepreneurs of small businesses regarding program services, and availability of resources to assist their businesses. Maintain all business, client, and training records Assist with creating program materials and marketing collateral Provide Social Media marketing activities using LinkedIn, Facebook, Google Plus Read more…

Interested in working for a company that placed in the top four in FORTUNE magazine’s 2014 list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” in America?  Special thanks to Carolyn Holzem, Recruiting Coordinator, FA Talent Acquisition at Edward Jones for sharing the opportunity below with our network. Opportunities are currently available in Riverside, Palm Desert, and Rancho Cucamonga. Edward Jones Financial Advisor Opportunity Prepare yourself for a brand new career – one where your success is completely in your hands. Edward Jones is a privately owned financial-services leader with more than 11,000 offices in the United States and Canada, and more than 90 years of serving individual investors. As an Edward Jones Financial Advisor, you will take charge of your career and your income as you form meaningful, long-term relationships with clients as you help them achieve their financial goals. What is the role of a Financial Advisor? Develop and deepen client relationships Deliver personalized investment solutions to help clients achieve their financial goals Build and manage an Edward Jones branch in your community What traits and competencies should a Financial Advisor candidate possess?  A track record of professional success  Relationship-building skills and commitment to establishing long-term clients  Strong desire for variable compensation Read more…

Choose from an entire set of internship opportunities from business to technology to education. Special thanks to Erin Cutler from the Kennedy Center for sharing the following information: Hands-on Experience for Aspiring Arts Professionals [From  http://www.kennedy-center.org/education/internships/ ] As one of the largest, busiest performing arts centers in the world, the Kennedy Center and its leadership have developed a broad spectrum of internship opportunities in the performing arts. Kennedy Center Interns develop valuable relationships in the industry by training with Kennedy Center Staff within departments aligned with their interests. Interns also gain an expansive understanding of the performing arts industry by participating in weekly seminars and activities, attending Kennedy Center performances and events, and connecting with a vast network of intern alumni. Alumni have gone on to organizations such as The Atlanta Symphony, The National Endowment for the Humanities, The New York Philharmonic, The Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, the offices of Renée Fleming, and The Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts. About the Internships Kennedy Center Internships are full-time (40 hours per week) or part-time (20-30 hours per week) unpaid opportunities that are intended to complement a student’s current program of study or other employment. Thus, Internships are offered according to the academic Read more…

Special thanks to Eric Cubillo, COO at Riverside Family Physicians, for sharing this opportunity with our students and alumni.  Qualified college graduates or students planning to graduate by December 2014 should take note of this part-time position with potential for full-time.

Arrowhead Regional Medical Center (ARMC) is seeking a dynamic, innovative, leader for the role of Director of Public Relations & Marketing to oversee the development of marketing strategies and communication at the medical center.