Student Media Specialist Intern – CSU College of Engineering

Posted on August 22nd, 2016

Job Description: Supports communication efforts of the College of Engineering through social media, creation of promotional videos, marketing, public relations and writing. The Student Media Specialist Internship is a 10-15 hours per week commitment. Hourly rate commensurate with qualifications and experience.


  • Update and maintain the COE’s social media presence, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn
  • Conduct video interviews and edit to create short promotional clips for social media platforms
  • Assist in planning, writing and copy editing the COE’s monthly e-newsletter
  • Draft, distribute and pitch news releases, media alerts and other stories to campus media
  • Design flyers, graphics, presentations, e-vites and other marketing material
  • Update the COE website when needed
  • Collaborate with staff on new ideas, directions, and venues for marketing and communications



  • Current CSU student, available Fall 2016
  • Preferred work commitment of two semesters or more (one-semester internships will be considered)
  • Willingness and ability to work with a team
  • Strong work ethic and commitment to detail
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Windows, and familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite
  • Proficiency in social media marketing
  • Copy editing ability
  • Creativity
  • Web design and/or website content management experience a plus
  • Graphic design experience a plus
  • Video editing experience a plus