Communications and Graphic Design Intern
The Township of Schaumburg is currently accepting candidates for the Communications and Graphic Design Intern position. This position will assist the Community Relations Coordinator in development of Township marketing materials including but not limited to promotional flyers, brochures, newsletters, website content, social media content, etc. Ideal candidates are independent, detail-oriented, communications-saavy and organized. Strong writers and candidates with previous communications and/or design experience are strongly preferred.
This position requires candidates to be enrolled or recently graduated from an undergraduate or graduate degree program in Communications, Public Relations, English, Graphic Design, Marketing, or related field. Candidates should have understanding of principals, methods and theory of communication as it relates to several media sources including newspaper, radio, television and social media and have a strong sense of design and layout organization. Candidates must be proficient with Microsoft Office applications including, but not limited to, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel. Experience with Adobe Creative Suite preferred. Applicants must be able to pass a criminal background check.
This position is scheduled for 15-20 hours per week, with occasional evenings and weekends as requested. The rate of pay is $11 per hour from May-August 2019. Internship start/end dates are flexible.
Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, writing sample and creative sample to Community Relations Coordinator Katy Trent at firstname.lastname@example.org by April 19, 2019. A full job description can be found at the Schaumburg Township website at www.schaumburgtownship.org. EOE.
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