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EMCC Marketing & Communications Student Worker/Internship

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EMCC Marketing & Communications Department
Application Due Date: 
Sunday, April 5, 2020
Federal Work-Study Eligible Site: 
Qualify for WIRCCS Scholarship: 

The Marketing and Communications department at EMCC is seeking a dynamic, self-starter to assist with our recruitment and retention efforts. This student worker/internship position is an excellent opportunity to experience various aspects of marketing and communications while working for a well-respected academic institution. 

All internships require an online application, resume, and a cover letter. If you would like assistance with your resume and cover letter, please schedule an appointment at the Career & Transfer Center by calling 623-935-8740 or calling ctc.frontdesk@estrellamountain.edu

This opportunity is only available to Estrella Mountain Community College students. Applicants are REQUIRED to submit and online application, a resume, and a cover letter. Free resume/cover letter/mock interview assistance is available by appointment only at the EMCC Career & Transfer Center. To schedule your appointment please visit or call 623-935-8740 or email ctc.frontdesk@estrellamountain.edu.

Duties and Responsibilities: 

Potential responsibilities & may change dependent on the intern's skill set or goals. 

  • Draft news releases, media alerts and other stories 
  • Design flyers, graphics, e-vites and other marketing material 
  • Update and maintain our social media presence, including daily monitoring, posting, scheduling and reporting Facebook updates
  • Assist in writing and managing e-blasts and e-newsletters
  • Update the organization's website regularly 
  • Update the organization database 
  • Collaborate with staff on new ideas, directions, and tools for telling the EMCC story 
Minimum Requirements: 
  • Current EMCC student 
  • Have and maintain a 2.5 GPA 
  • Must be able to work a min. of 10 hours per week 
  • Firm grasp of available tools and platforms in the social media space 
  • Preferably working toward a college in a related field (e.g., English, Marketing/Communications, Advertising, or Public Relations) 
  • Previous internship or related experience in communications or organizing a plus 
  • Understanding of the basic principles of communciations 
  • Must be computer literate (working knowledge of Word, PowerPoint, and Excel) 
  • Proficiency in Adobe InDesign and Photoshop highly desired 
  • Knowledge of HTML, website content management and graphic design a plus 

Preferred Skills 

  • Posses excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to communicate in a professional manner with community contacts 
  • Ability to work well independently, and within a team 
  • Commitment to the continuous improvement of service quality and the organization's mission 

The Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) is an EEO/AA institution and an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, or national origin. A lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in the career and technical education programs of the District.

The Maricopa County Community College District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs or activities. For Title IX/504 concerns, call the following number to reach the appointed coordinator: (480) 731-8499. For additional information, as well as a listing of all coordinators within the Maricopa College system, visit http://www.maricopa.edu/non-discrimination.