Internship - Marketing & Communications - Transit

internship - part time,

City Wichita
Wichita, KS
Closed
Posted 85 Days ago
City Wichita
Wichita, KS
internship - part time,
Posted 85 Days ago
Closed

Description

Internship - Marketing & Communications - Transit Salary $12.00 - $14.00 Hourly Location Transit 777 E. Waterman, KS Job Type Limited Part-time Department Wichita Transit Job Number DEPT INTER TRAN MKT Closing 5/3/2019 11:59 PM Central Distinguishing Features of Work The Wichita Transit department of the City of Wichita has an excellent opportunity for a marketing and communications internship. This position will serve as an assistant and work alongside the Senior Communications Specialist on projects that include but not limited to marketing, advertising, developing communication strategies designed to create, maintain and promote services provided by Wichita Transit. The internship may be renewable each semester. Work will be between the hours of 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (Monday-Friday) for a maximum of 25 hours per week. Some evenings and weekends will be required. Flexible depending on student schedule. The hourly pay range for this internship is $12.00 to $14.00 per hour. Examples of Work Performed Assists with: Marketing campaigns, media relations, and community outreach Maintenance and building of social media presence Coordination of logistics related to activities with other departments and outside agencies Producing, publishing and distributing educational and promotional publications Customer correspondence in person and in writing, at events and on social media Design, fact-finding, and proofreading related to various communications/marketing materials The implementation of marketing plans and special projects Community outreach efforts at events, meetings, presentations, and speaking engagements Determination and compilation of data/outcomes related to various marketing/communications activities Identifying university groups and clubs to market transit services to, and serving as an ambassador of Wichita Transit at functions These examples are not intended to be all-inclusive. Other related duties may be assigned as needed. Requirements of Work Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, both orally and in writing Knowledge of a variety of social media platforms to include but not limited to Twitter, Facebook, etc. Ability to create and foster relationships in multicultural environments Knowledge of techniques in print, photography, video and audio production Knowledge of and experience with Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite programs, as well as marketing software such as Constant Contact or MailChimp Ability to work on numerous projects simultaneously and meet deadlines Valid Kansas driver's license Creativity and attention to detail Excellent communication skills. Fluency in Spanish is a plus. Familiar with marketing, advertising or branding principles and techniques Strong customer service orientation and ability to effectively collaborate with co-workers and the public Required Experience and Training Currently enrolled in a college degree program related to marketing, communications, journalism, graphic design, public relations, or a similar field of study. A current 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA. Must be currently enrolled or will be enrolled as a college Junior or higher by Fall 2019. Fluency in reading, writing and speaking English is required, fluency in Spanish also a plus. Internship opportunities are contingent upon passing a pre-employment physical, which includes drug screening, and upon satisfactory evaluation of the results of a criminal record check. Limited positions are not eligible for benefits. 01 I will be at the following college class status beginning in the Fall 2019 semester.... Freshman Sophomore Junior Senior 1st Year Graduate Student 2nd Year Graduate Student I am not currently enrolled in a college or university. 02 My college major GPA is in the following range... 1.0 or less 1.1 to 1.9 2.0 to 2.9 3.0 to 3.9 4.0 or higher I am not currently enrolled in college and will not be enrolled by Fall 2019. 03 I am fluent in reading and speaking the following languages (choose all that apply)... English Spanish Portuguese French German Swahili Arabic Tgrigna/Amharic Vietnamese 04 I understand this position is a short-term assignment ending August 2019 and may be renewable. Yes No 05 I understand this internship is a limited, part-time position working no more than 25 hours per week. I am willing and able to meet this job requirement. Yes No 06 My undergraduate degree(s) is, or will be, in the following: 07 My graduate degree is, or will be, in the following: Required Question Agency City of Wichita Address 455 N. Main Wichita, Kansas, 67202 Phone 316-268-4531 316-268-4531 Website

Skills

social media, public relations, marketing communications, event management, communication, media relations, facebook, advertising, writing, french, journalism, spanish, proofreading, twitter, publishing

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