Part-Time Marketing and Communications Intern – Macon Campus – INTERNAL ONLY

Division: Marketing and Communications
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Position: Student
Job Type: Part Time
Position Close Date: Until Filled
Description:

Middle Georgia State University is seeking candidates for a Part-time Marketing and Communications Intern. This position assists in numerous and varied aspects of the University’s marketing, public relations and communications missions. The intern will have opportunities to handle creative, clerical and managerial aspects of different marketing and communications projects.Through working on these various projects, the intern will have ample opportunity to directly apply principles learned in the classroom.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

·Assists with the public relations and internal communications missions of the Communications staff. This assistance may include, but is not limited to, reviewing publications and maintaining the Office’s press clippings, conducting social media content creation and monitoring, news/feature writing, photography, and videography.

·Proofreads and edits content, including print documents, digital content, advertising materials and social media.

·Works with other departments to develop communications products form those departments, or other tasks as assigned.

·Performs other administrative/clerical tasks as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: Undergraduate college student, working toward a bachelor’s degree in New Media and Communications, Marketing or another closely-related field. Excellent writing, grammar, and editing skills. Experience with social media platforms, especially Snapchat and Instagram. Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. Superior interpersonal skills. Proficiency in Microsoft Office. Detail-oriented, organized and enthusiastic. Able to work 19 regular hours/week, during normal campus business hours, Monday-Friday.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: As this is an internship opening for an undergraduate college student, we understand that few candidates will have all or even most of these desirable qualifications:Working knowledge of Chicago or AP Style. Experience writing for or working with media representatives, Skill in photography, videography, and/or audio recording.

SALARY: $8.50/perhour

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin immediately.Position open until filled.

TO APPLY: Application materials should be emailed as a Microsoft Word or Adobe.pdf attachment to: recruitment@mga.edu with the subject line “Market/Com Intern 1”.Application materials are to include a resume, an MGA Student application; a letter of interest; and three professional references. Paper application materials will not be accepted.

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