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Marketing & Communications Assistant

Date: Jan 10, 2019

Location: Washington, DC, US, 20016

Company: American University

Position Summary

Do you have a passion for all things communication – especially storytelling? Are you a social media junkie? Maybe you have some stellar videography or photography skills? Is your attention to detail razor sharp?

If this sounds like you, an internship with Kogod’s communications department could be the perfect fit! We’re on the hunt for a committed, curious and skilled intern to join our team this spring, 2019. Number one skill needed? Attention to detail – someone that can get into the nitty gritty of projects and deliver reliable results. Other prioritized skills: creativity, strong writing skills, good interpersonal communication.

Projects are a bit of a mixed bag. They include:

  • Preparation of the weekly student newsletter
  • Social media writing
  • Creating Facebook events
  • Transcribing interviews
  • Managing video captions
  • Inputting news articles into the content management system
  • Drafting news articles for the kogod news blog


We are open to other projects based on interest and skill level.

Want to apply? Submit a cover letter, resume, and any work samples you think are relevant.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

  • 10-15 Hours/week
  • This position is for Spring 2019
  • $13.50/hour
  • Main Campus/Spring Valley Building

Position Requirements

  • Must be an American University student
  • Candidates are strongly encouraged to  submit a cover letter, resume, and any relevant work samples

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

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