Job Announcement

Position: Internship: Corporate Communications
Connecticut Public Broadcasting
Status:
Internship
Reports to: Director of Corporate Communications,
CPBI

Description

Availability: Fall, Winter/Spring and Summer Semesters

Hours: 8 - 20 hrs/week

Internship Summary: Assist with corporate communications, public relations and marketing duties for a variety of internal and external media projects.

Responsibilities

  • Collect news clips and assist in media monitoring
  • Update and maintain media mailing lists, databases and contact information
  • Assist in the creation of press materials for local and national media
  • Assist in the copywriting and editing of corporate communications materials including publications, advertisements and web pages
  • Support administrative duties as needed (faxing, filing, copying, collating, mailing)

Skills/Qualifications

Candidates must have an interest in broadcasting or communications. The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented and have academic experience in public relations, marketing, journalism or advertising. Additional qualifications include:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Exceptional proofreading abilities
  • Good organizational skills
  • Interest in a challenging work environment
  • The ability to multi-task on various projects
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office product
  • Ability to interact well with the public on the phone and in person