Hallmark – National Employer Recruiting Spotlight



Want a paid summer internship with a legendary brand?  Consider Hallmark internships!

Hallmark is a global leader in the personal expression industry and one of the world’s most trusted and recognized brands.  Located in beautiful Kansas City, Hallmark is a Kansas City landmark that offers 12 week corporate and creative internships. At Hallmark, internships are the funnel to their full-time, entry level positions for campus hires. Challenging summer corporate internships are available for candidates pursuing undergraduate degrees in many areas including Business Analytics, Corporate Retail, Accounting, Finance, Marketing, IT, Supply Chain and Engineering. Creative internships are ideal for students who excel in design, writing, multimedia, photography and lettering.  Digital is currently a big focus in the creative department.

Qualifications (in addition to targeted majors for certain roles):

  • Rising seniors preferred, but exceptional rising juniors will be considered
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 – must be stated on your resume
  • Authorization to work in the US without company sponsorship
  • Involvement on campus
  • Past internship experience preferred
  • Demonstrated creativity, innovation and leadership skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Demonstrated problem solving ability
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity
  • Strong quantitative/analytical skills for corporate internships

Hallmark’s internship program involves “real world” projects that support a variety of their businesses and offers fantastic exposure to higher level management.  For example, as part of the Intern Leadership Forum, interns present and get quality time with senior leadership.    The internship program also includes social and community service activities.

Don’t know much about Kansas City? It’s a vibrant city with a thriving downtown and midtown areas and offers culture, entertainment and sports.  There is a nice balance of city and urban living, delicious cuisine, many parks and corporations, and a beautiful skyline.  Kansas City was even recently listed as No. 15 on Bloomberg’s list of 50 best cities to live.

Visit Hallmark’s career website for further information on internship requirements and qualifications. Also “like” and get active on their Hallmark College Recruiting Facebook page. The Hallmark Recruiting team finds it impressionable if you are active on their Facebook page.

Come meet with your career advisor if you are interested in pursuing a Hallmark internship and believe you are a strong fit for their qualifications.  Your career advisor can help coach you on how to best position and present yourself for these internship opportunities. Currently, there are postings on FrogJobs for Finance/Accounting Summer Intern (FrogJobs ID #36307) and Business Management and Analytics Summer Intern (FrogJobs ID 36306).  Recruiting for corporate internships happen early in the fall so don’t waste time if you’re interested in exploring these opportunities – current postings expire on October 31, 2013.  Recruiting for creative internships will occur in the spring.



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