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Seeking a Communications Assistant Intern | Spring 2020

By on October 28, 2019 in Internships

The Commissioners Office is seeking a Communications Assistant Intern.

Applications for the Spring 2020 semester are due by November 30, 2019.

This position will entail assistance in writing social media posts featuring Barnstable County departments, programs, and staff, publishing newsletters, composing press releases and PSAs, as needed.

Hours: Flexible

Required skills:

  • Strong writing skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong research skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Designing basic artwork for social media and blog posts
  • Knowledge of digital photography is a plus.
  • Knowledge of WordPress is a plus.
  • Interest in local government is a plus.

Education level: Open to all undergraduates currently enrolled at an accredited college or university.

As a result of this internship, students will have gained experience and confidence interviewing, researching, writing, and publishing content online. The Intern will gain a comprehensive understanding of how Barnstable County government, its many departments, and programs are structured and operate to benefit Cape Cod’s fifteen municipalities.





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