Communications Internship

Offered By: 
Progress Texas
Job Location: 
If "Paid", provide rate: 
$15/hr, 15-20 hours a week
Job Description: 
Duties - Communications Track news coverage relating to Progress Texas issue silos and Texas politics Pull media clips for Progress Texas as needed Help maintain press contacts lists Research and write original blog posts on Progress Texas issue silos and political news Assist with drafting social media content, including photos and videos Assisting with graphic creation Help carry out rapid response communications and digital grassroots engagement around breaking news Compensation & Time Commitment Interns will receive $15 per hour, with a flexible work schedule of 15-20 hours per week. Internships typically follow the academic schedule with a Fall, Spring and Summer internship available. Dates are flexible. Qualifications The ideal candidate will be: Committed to progressive issues and ideals Creative and willing to push the envelope Excellent at verbal and written communication Organized and detail-oriented in fast-paced work environment Have knowledge of digital platforms, including social media channels Hardworking, able to take charge of independent projects, and confident enough to proactively contribute to team issue campaigns
Application Instructions: 
How to Apply Applicants must send a cover letter, resume, two references, and brief writing sample to Progress Texas is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. All interested individuals, especially people of color, women, persons with disabilities and persons who are LGBTQIA+ are encouraged to apply. Learn more on our About page, and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Contact Information: 
Tatum Owens at
Type of Internship: 
Posted By: 
Tatum Owens
Expiration Date: 
Monday, April 8, 2024