Communications Interns

City Of CharlotteCharlotte, NC

3 months ago


Job Title

Communications Team Internship

Job Location

Charlotte, NC

Job Overview

The Charlotte Water Communications Team is seeking an intern to assist with public events, social media strategy, internal department communication, marketing, and press events. This internship is a minimum of 20 hours per week for up to 12 weeks. The intern will have a hybrid working schedule, spending some hours working from home and others in the office on Brookshire Boulevard. They will also be responsible for project tasks requiring visits to various Charlotte Water and community locations.


$17.00 - $19.00/hour - commensurate with experience


The intern will have the following major duties and responsibilities:

  • Provide support to social media efforts based on analytics and department needs
  • Assist with set up, execution, and breakdown of events
  • Aid in the creation of signage, circulars, mockups, emails, and other promotions
  • Attend meetings and take meeting minutes
  • Obtain and prepare analysis of data
  • Assist in the preparation of presentations for internal and external use
  • Help coordinate press conferences and create press kits
  • Assist with special projects and assignments
  • Complete research projects
  • Create marketing materials for residential and commercial uses
  • Perform other community engagement duties as assigned


  • Must be an undergraduate or graduate student currently enrolled in a college or university
  • Preferred enrollment in Communications, Marketing, Public Administration, or similar program

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