Part-TIme Social Media Intern

Part-TIme Social Media Intern at Penn State University

$ Confidential


Penn State’s Office of Strategic Communications seeks to hire a Social Media Intern.

Penn State’s Office of Strategic Communications seeks an ambitious, self-motivated undergraduate student for a fall and spring semester internship on its social media team, which manages the University’s official accounts on Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat, LinkedIn, Instagram, and other platforms. The internship will be $10 per hour, require 10-12 hours per week, and be performed remotely with opportunities to work on campus as needed.

Candidates must have an interest in using various forms of social media for communications purposes and public relations. In addition to contributing to branded social media efforts and assisting with public relations campaigns, the intern will have the opportunity to edit, suggest, curate, and, with guidance, create content for use across social platforms. Other duties include evaluating analytics and collaborating with other Penn State units.

Qualified students must possess excellent news judgment, knowledge of AP style, a strong work ethic, an interest in planning, and the highest level of discretion regarding proprietary and sensitive information. Candidates should also have basic photography and web-writing skills, the ability to self-manage, and be able to meet firm deadlines.

To apply for this internship, please supply a cover letter and resume. Candidates are also encouraged to share links and/or attach samples of their work across multiple forms of media, including social posts, blog entries, photos, and videos.

Penn State is committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all of its forms. We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusion that supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage the educational and institutional benefits of diversity, and engage all individuals to help them thrive. We value inclusion as a core strength and an essential element of our public service mission.


Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act and the Pennsylvania Act of 1988, Penn State publishes a combined Annual Security and Annual Fire Safety Report (ASR). The ASR includes crime statistics and institutional policies concerning campus security, such as those concerning alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, sexual assault, and other matters. The ASR is available for review here .

Employment with the University will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies.

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Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applications without regards to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please contact 814-865-1473.

Published 2021-09-30

Penn State University looks for a Part-TIme Social Media Intern in University Park, PA location.

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