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Posted on: March 12, 2018

Media Relations Intern

Media Relations Intern Job Description


Job type: Part-time, on-site, ongoing

Job length: 12 weeks

Reports to: Community Engagement Manager

Academic Credit: Upon request

About the Job

The Anoka County Library Media Relations Intern is an unpaid internship that supports the Community Engagement Manager with day-to-day responsibilities managing marketing, media, and promotional initiatives. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Public Relations

  • Building and maintaining media lists
  • Drafting and editing copy for press releases, newsletters, and other media materials
  • Reviewing incoming HAROs and Google Alerts
  • Tracking all press coverage, clipping press hits, and creating monthly press hit reports

Social Media

  • Drafting and posting Facebook posts and tweets on behalf of Anoka County Library
  • Writing and editing website articles as needed


  • Maintaining events/awards/speaking engagement calendars for management team
  • Researching industry trends and staying up-to-date on current events
  • Drafting web copy, brochures, and other marketing materials
  • Contributing toward strategic positioning and messaging documents


  • Attending meetings and taking notes
  • Additional tasks as needed

Required Skills

Strong writing and proofreading skills

Database management experience

Social media savvy

Professional demeanor

Eagerness to learn

Proficient multitasker, organized, and keen attention to detail

Resourcefulness and drive to succeed

How to Apply

Please send cover letter, resume, and writing sample to Karly Hall at [email protected].

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