Communications Intern, Summer

Employer Olmsted County
Location Not specified
Type Internship
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Posted on February 28, 2023


Olmsted County has an opportunity for a paid Communications intern for summer 2023!

Duration – approximately 12 weeks Rate of Pay- $15.00
Hours- 20-25 hours per week

The position will offer opportunities to work on communications projects and learn valuable workplace skills. Projects may include writing and/or editing news tips, creating and scheduling social media posts, assisting with communication delivery system updates, and creation of a comprehensive capstone communication plan for a project.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Third or Fourth year college student pursuing a degree in communication, public relations, or journalism
  • Ability to work in a hybrid environment

    Preferred Skills:

  • Writing (e.g., articles, press releases, media advisories, talking points, scripting). Ideally, the candidate would submit a few writing samples as part of their application.
  • Comfortable speaking in groups.
  • Ability to work independently and in groups.
  • Strong time management.
  • Social media experience.
  • Website experience.
  • Graphic design experience.
  • Video/photography experience.

    To apply, please email your cover letter, resume and a letter of recommendation from an academic advisor or current or past professor to: