Social Media & Public Relations Intern

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Posting Number9001208TitleSocial Media & Public Relations InternPosition TypePart-TimeDepartmentMarketing & Public RelationsJob Summary

The Social Media & Public Relations Intern will assist with all aspects of marketing and public relations for North Central Texas College including: writing and distributing news releases, media relations, social media, copy-writing for publications, and event promotion.

Responsibilities & Duties:
•Compose smart, engaging social media messages for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
•Develop and write accurate and effective news releases, articles and announcements.
•Conduct research and interviews, take photos, and create digital content for use on website, social media, and other locations.
•Assist in strategic planning for public relations and marketing campaigns.

Regular office hours are Monday through Thursday 8am-5pm and Friday 8am-noon. Summer hours are 7:30am-5:30pm Mon-Thurs & closed on Fridays. Employee required to travel between campuses as necessary. This is a part-time internship position that works no more than 19 hours per week. Subject to criminal background check. Resume required in addition to application. Pay: $10/Hour. Cover letter, & resume required in addition to application. Applicants will also be required to provide a writing sample upon interview.

Required Education

High School Diploma required.
Currently pursuing a degree in journalism, public relations or related communications program at an accredited college or university; OR pursuing a bachelor’s degree in related field.

Required Skills & Abilities

•Able to work at 19 hours per week.
•Able to attend college and community events outside normal business hours.
•Must be detail oriented, creative and have strong organizational skills.
•Able to operate a digital camera.
•Knowledge of AP style.
•Excellent oral and written communication skills.
•Able to meet deadlines and prioritize multiple tasks.
•Proficient in Microsoft Office programs and applications.
•This job will require occasional travel between our Gainesville and Denton County Campuses.

Preferred Skills & AbilitiesRequired Experience

One year of experience in social media management, public relations, or journalism preferred.

Preferred ExperiencePosting Date12/18/2019Closing DateSpecial Instructions to Applicants

North Central Texas College (“NCTC”) is an equal opportunity employer. NCTC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, genetics, equal pay, or any other legally protected characteristic. NCTC prohibits harassment on the basis of a legally protected characteristic and/or retaliation for reporting a complaint.

LocationGainesvilleSupplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • NCTC website
    • Facebook
    • LinkedIn
    • Employee Referral
    • HigherEdJobs
    • Workforce Solutions- Texoma
    • Hispanics In Academia
    • ZipRecruiter
    • Chamber of Commerce
    • Work in Texas
    • Diversity & Inclusion Email
    • Texas Association of Black Personnel in Higher Education
    • VIP Position -
    • HERC
    • Inside Higher Ed
Application DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcript




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Posted: 12/27/2019
Application Due: 12/24/2020
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