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Strategic Communications Intern (Hourly)

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Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Strategic Communications Intern (Hourly)
Job Description

Strategic Communications and Media Relations Graduate Intern

General Duties & Responsibilities

This intern will manage media relations for women’s volleyball, women’s basketball, and men’s and women’s cross country/track and field. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, writing press releases, managing social media accounts, and working at the majority of Thunderbird athletic events.

Required Qualifications

1. Bachelor’s degree required.
2. Strong desire to pursue a career in athletics media relations or sports journalism.
3. Strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
4. Current or past upper division studies in business or athletics.
5. Demonstrated knowledge and use of computer based applications.

In accordance with Utah State Code 53B-1-110, appointment to this position is contingent upon the successful passing of a background check.

Preferred Qualifications

1. Working knowledge of Photoshop and InDesign.
2. Knowledge in how to edit photos and video. 3. Writing experience.

Physical Demands
Full Time/Part Time Part Time
Hours worked/day 5
Months/year 50 weeks
Salary or Salary Range $11.00 per hour; this position not eligible for benefits

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S1600175
Open Date 08/09/2017
First Consideration Date 08/11/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
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If you have questions or problems with the application process, please contact Human Resources at or (435)865-8572.

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents