Internship Opportunities

REHS Communications and Digital Media Internship (Communications Assistant)

Residence Education and Housing Services is seeking a communications and digital media intern (communications assistant) to join our Communications Office to assist with social media management, video production, photography, writing, event coordination and administrative tasks.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Outgoing personality with effective oral communication skills and excellent writing skills
  • A self-starter and multi-tasker who is creative and willing to contribute fresh and new ideas
  • Previous experience monitoring social media
  • Previous experience coordinating events
  • Prior experience or coursework in marketing, communications, journalism or other related field
  • Must be proficient in MS Office Suite
  • Experience operating digital cameras and recording equipment
  • Experience in Adobe Creative Suite- especially Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign and Adobe Premiere
  • Non-linear video editing experience
  • Live on student - preferred

Primary Duties Include:

  • Monitor and post content to social media platforms
  • Assist with video production and photography
  • Assist with drafting copy for print and digital communication materials
  • Assist with coordinating and attending events to promote the department
  • Other duties as assigned, including assisting REHS Communications staff on short term projects if needed

To apply, please visit www.jobs.rhs.msu.edu and fill out the online application. Interviews will be scheduled for late March/early April.

REHS Marketing Internship (Marketing Assistant)

Residence Education and Housing Services is seeking a marketing intern (marketing assistant) to join our Communications Office to assist with coordinating integrated marketing campaigns, budget tracking, writing, event coordination and administrative tasks.

Desired Qualifications:

  •  Outgoing personality with effective oral communication skills
  •  Motivated and creative self-starter with effective communication and organizational skills
  •  Strong writing skills in a variety of business formats, including feature articles, media writing, Web, memos, etc.
  •  Previous experience coordinating integrated marketing campaigns
  •  Previous experience coordinating events
  •  Previous experience tracking budgets
  •  Prior experience or coursework in communications/market research or related areas
  •  Must be proficient in MS Office Suite 
  •  Prior experience with graphic design preferred
  •  Experience in Adobe Creative Suite preferred
  •  Live on student - preferred

Primary Duties Include:

  • Assist in coordinating various integrated marketing campaigns, including budget tracking
  • Assist with drafting copy for print and digital marketing materials
  • Assist with coordinating and attend events to promote the department
  • Managing onsite production and clean-up for events as necessary
  • Other duties as assigned, including assisting REHS Communications staff on short term projects if needed

To apply, please visit www.jobs.rhs.msu.edu and fill out the online application. Interviews will be scheduled for late March/early April.

Additional Information:

Applicants should be dependable, pay close attention to detail, be accountable and be able to work under deadlines – if you’re assigned a project, we expect you to see it through from start to finish and on time. Applicants should be willing to learn from marketing and communications professionals on staff. We expect you to ask lots of questions and make the most out of working on our team. Above all, applicants must be ready to have FUN – we’re here to work, but playing is definitely part of the job description!

All inquiries regarding internship positions with Residence Education and Housing Services should be directed to REHSCommunications@rhs.msu.edu.

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