MARTA INTERNSHIP: Media and Communications

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 Here’s information about their program:
Position Title Media Communication Student Intern
Location Atlanta, GA, US
Organization Name Dir of Media Communications
Date Start 28-Mar-2018
Closing Date 13-Apr-2018
·         Positive team player with a passion for the media communications

·         Strong communications and writing skills

·         Ability to effectively engage with the public, MARTA staff

·         Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Word, Excel and PowerPoint

·         Availability to work after hours if needed


Recommended Majors


·         Media Communications

·         Marketing

·         Journalism

·         Public Relations

Basic Functions
Gain experience in media communications and culture at MARTA, the nation’s ninth largest transit system in Atlanta, Ga. The accepted spring semester intern will have the distinct occasion to assist in shaping the agency’s communications agenda.

Day-to-day tasks may vary depending on the workload:

·         Provide administrative support for the development of MARTA weekly internal publication of the Five Points.

·         Track and monitor all forms of media

·         Prepare daily MARTA and transit related news stories for electronic distribution

·         Interview employees for newsletter stories

·         Communicate and schedule appointments

·         Write press releases and other material

·         Provide photography assistances

·         Develop written communications



Special Requirements
Classification Non Exempt
Non Exempt
Number of Openings 1
Salary Range $11.00 -15.00
Salary Grade NR130
Work Hours 30
Work Days variable
Posting Type External