City Council Campaign Communications/Public Relations Internship

Offered By: 
Edwin for District 7 Campaign
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Job Description: 
Internship Overview: Are you ready to be a catalyst for change? This Campaign Communications/Public Relations Internship offers a dynamic and immersive experience for students - it isn't just about fetching coffee; it's a chance to be at the forefront of a movement that values innovation, collaboration, and the potential of every individual to make a difference. <!--break--> As an intern, you will play a crucial role in shaping and disseminating the campaign's messages to the public. This internship is designed for students majoring in Communications, Political Science, or Government who are eager to learn about political campaigns and gain practical experience in communications strategies. <!--break--> Responsibilities: - Content Creation: Develop engaging and persuasive content for social media, newsletters, and campaign materials. - Media Relations: Assist in building relationships with local media outlets, drafting press releases, and coordinating media coverage. - Social Media Management: Curate and manage social media accounts, create graphics, and execute social media campaigns. - Event Support: Contribute to the planning and execution of campaign events, including town halls, rallies, and community engagement activities. - Research: Conduct research on the intricacies of local politics and campaign strategies. <!--break--> Qualifications: - Strong written and verbal communication skills. - Proficiency in social media platforms. - An interest in local politics and community engagement. - Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment. <!--break--> Benefits: - Hands-on experience in political communications. - Networking opportunities within the local political landscape. - Letter of recommendation and reference upon successful completion.
Application Instructions: 
To apply, please submit your resume, a cover letter outlining your interest in the position, and a writing sample to <!--break--> Please include "Campaign Communications Intern Application – [Your Full Name]" in the subject line.
Degree Status: 
Current Student
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Type of Internship: 
Political Campaigns
About us: Embark on a transformative journey with an exciting and dynamic team dedicated to bringing positive change to Austin! The Edwin for District 7 Campaign seeks motivated and passionate individuals for a unique opportunity to be part of a grassroots movement and gain hands-on experience in political communications. <!--break--> Edwin’s campaign for District 7 is driven by a vision of a more innovative, inclusive, and prosperous Austin. As a recent UT graduate and political newcomer, he brings fresh perspectives and a commitment to community-driven solutions. Edwin believes in the power of grassroots movements and is assembling a team that shares his passion for progressive change. Join him in rewriting the narrative of District 7 and shaping the future of our beloved city!
Posted By: 
Edwin for District 7 Campaign
Expiration Date: 
Monday, January 15, 2024