Internship Communications and Media Intern
The Public Information and Website team houses many of the front-line
communication opportunities for the public, including our website, call centers and statewide Public Information Officers. The team seeks a multi-faceted intern to allow us to be more proactive with some of our more regularly scheduled programs and updates, giving our specialists the ability to be more reactive as pressing needs arise. Additionally, this team member will have the opportunity to assist with monitoring and understanding of media coverage, responding to media calls or answering customers on social channels. The team desires a fresh perspective and a deep understanding of current digital tools that can improve our overall content and customer experience.
This role assists the Public Information and Website team and their customers with:
Writing and editing copy for the Colorado Parks and Wildlife website
Managing content calendars and reaching out to other sections for updates and
Assisting with scheduling media interviews and fielding initial media requests for
Assisting with front desk and call center coverage as needed
Monitoring trends in media coverage and website usage, primarily using Critical
Mention and Google Analytics
Providing notes and meeting recaps from various meetings, including but not limited
to Parks and Wildlife Commission meetings, section monthly meetings, weekly PIO
meetings, applicable training sessions, etc.
Assist in facilitating CORA requests by maintaining request log, saving and managing
request and response documents, and communicating with custodians. (This will
require completion of a one-day training session)
Providing a weekly learning journal with a recap of items learned or expanded upon
each week, along with a summary presentation at the conclusion of the internship
regarding the internship experience
Communicate well verbally and in writing on a variety of platforms and settings
Perform other duties as assigned.
To Apply: Submit resume, cover letter and writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org