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Role Description

The Utah Division of Arts & Museums (UA&M) seeks a dynamic self-starter to assist the Communications Manager in implementing organizational communications and marketing strategies. The Communications Intern will work independently and with a team to fulfill organizational goals and initiatives in fulfilling the division’s mission of connecting the people and communities of Utah through arts and museums.
 Excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills
 Firm grasp of social media tools and platforms including Facebook, Instagram, etc.
 Completed or working toward a college degree (junior or senior) in a related field (e.g., English, marketing/communications, advertising, or public relations)
 Previous internship or related experience in marketing or communications a plus
 Understanding of the basic principles of public relations and/or marketing
 Computer literate (proficiency with word processing, PowerPoint, Excel; knowledge of WordPress and/or Adobe Creative Cloud products a plus)
 Genuine enthusiasm for helping create compelling marketing materials for UA&M
 Demonstrated initiative, creativity, and good time-management skills
 Ability to work well both independently and as part of a team
 Update and maintain UA&M social media presence, including daily monitoring, posting, scheduling, and reviewing analytics
 Help plan, write, and manage e-newsletters as assigned
 Update website using WordPress as assigned
 Provide input for creative marketing strategies and social media campaigns
 Design event/program fliers, graphics, and other marketing material as assigned
 Create online and print materials as assigned
 Collaborate with staff on new ideas, directions, and tools for marketing and communications
 Other duties as assigned
Start Date: January 2021
Duration: Minimum of one semester, with possible extension
Hours: 20-25 hours/week, including weekly planning meeting with supervisor
Compensation: $15/hour, non-benefited
Application Deadline: December 18
To Apply: Please send a cover letter, résumé, and work samples to:
Alyssa Hickman Grove, UA&M Communications Manager / agrove@utah.gov

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