2022 Summer Social Media Intern

2022 Summer Social Media Intern at Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc.

$ $13 an hour

2022 Summer Social Media Intern
Find your purpose in being part of a mission-driven public media organization that strives to be the essential source for truth and ideas and seeks to connect the citizens of Connecticut to their state and communities. the ideal intern is a team player who is willing to pitch in and help whenever needed on a small team with a lot of energy, creative, enthusiasm, ambition, and responsibility.

Internship Description*
Availability: Summer 2022
Hours: 11-weeks with a maximum of 20 hours per week. Internships can work in a fully remote or hybrid environment.
Start date: June 6, 2022 through August 19, 2022
Internship Summary:
The Social Media intern is someone who has interest and experience in creating digital content for social media. This role would work with the Social Media Editor to transform graphic, audio, and visual content for news, talk shows, and other digital storytelling projects into visually compelling shareable posts for Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter.
We`re looking for someone to assist in the planning and execution of creating digital collateral for posting on social platforms. Digital collateral includes but is not limited to: audio grams, short form video, graphic content, templated quote/text only visuals and story formats. A learning environment might include work in writing and editing social news content from our award-winning newsroom using creative and cutting edge digital "shorts", reviewing posts and other content pieces for spelling, grammar and accuracy, and ensuring all content maintains the Connecticut Public brand voice. Through all, the intern can expect to support the vision, strategy and content development for social media properties and adhere to Connecticut Public`s ethical guidelines.
Interns can expect to work a maximum of 20 hours per week. Individual scheduling and days/times of work can be negotiated with the applicable Manager. Interns are all paid bi-weekly and must complete Timecards. All interns are required to attend a Newcomer`s Orientation, scheduled for their first day.
Internship Responsibilities

  • Write, edit, and post articles for online publication
  • Analyze competitors social media involvement and bring awareness of market changes and development
  • Research, produce, or create visual or social media content for online pages and/or optimization of the various social media streams
  • In collaboration with the Social Media team, monitor and enhance the social community for CT Public and its brand
  • Integrate content into multiple social distribution channels
  • Deliver content on tight deadlines and with precision timing
  • Other tasks as assigned

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities*
Ability to:

  • Arrive in the virtual space when scheduled, and meet deadlines as assigned
  • Create digital assets for social
  • Be creative and original, yet respond to feedback and editorial direction
  • Learn and share knowledge with others
  • Juggle multiple tasks with accuracy and efficiency and work well with all staff.

Knowledge of:

  • Adobe programs and/or other video and audio editing software
  • File formats, sizing, and technical specs required by various social platforms
  • Awareness of the public radio mission and mission / vision of CT Public

Skill in:

  • Organization, self-starting and the ability to work independently
  • Writing, proofreading, and editing
  • Computer and Internet, as well as Zoom
  • Editing websites
  • Working with Microsoft Office 365 apps and programs, including Smartsheets, Excel, Outlook, and Word
  • Working with social media specific tools and apps.

Candidates should be pursuing a career or course of study related to Digital Medial, Digital Marketing, Social Media, Media Design; however, other majors and interests will be considered

Hourly Wage
13.00 - 13.00

CT Public reserves the right to substitute years of experience for certification or degrees. CT Public may expand inquiries into materials submitted in support of an applicant’s candidacy without further permission from the applicant. CT Public reserves the right to modify compensation, benefits, minimum qualifications, desired skills, and job duties for this position at any time. A complete background check is required. Fingerprinting screening may be required.

Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc.(CBPI) provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to Protected Classes, including race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, pregnancy, disability (including physical, intellectual or learning disabilities or past or present history of a mental disability), political affiliation, family responsibilities, age, uniform service member status, veteran status, marital or civil union status, membership in a domestic partnership, gender (including gender identity, gender expression or status as a transgender person), genetic information, sexual orientation, and any other protected characteristic under applicable federal, state and local laws. In addition, CPBI complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which CPBI has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training. To further the principle of equal employment opportunity for all, CPBI practices affirmative action for minorities and women, the handicapped, and Vietnam-era and special disabled veterans. CPBI expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment based on race, color, religion, sex or sexual orientation, national origin, age, handicap, or status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran.

Connecticut Public is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities in our application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or an accommodation in completing your application due to a disability, please reach out to us as [email protected] Please put “Reasonable Accommodation” in the subject line.

Job Types: Part-time, Internship

Pay: $13.00 per hour

Published 2022-04-08

Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc. looks for a 2022 Summer Social Media Intern in Hartford, CT location.

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