Communications Intern
New York, NY 
Posted 9 days ago
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Position Title Communications Intern
Department Commun (Gen & Admin) - 135
Position Summary

The Media Relations Intern assists the Senior Director of Communications and AMNH publicity team with media announcements and events, preparing press materials, maintaining the Museum's media database, tracking media coverage, and performing research.

The intern will also assist with administrative responsibilities, including answering phones, mailing and delivering materials, supporting press events and video/documentary shoots. Occasional support for other functional areas of Communications, including Marketing, are also a requirement of the position.

This is a paid temporary internship through September 1st, with potential for extension.

Required Qualifications

- Training or certification in Communications related field.
- Degree in Communications or working toward a degree in Communications. Candidates with professional experience in place of academic training will also be considered.
- Must perform responsibilities in a highly professional and courteous manner at all times.

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Category Part-Time/Term
Total Number of Scheduled Hours Per Pay Period 40
Union Status Non-Union
FLSA Non-Exempt
EEO Statement

The American Museum of Natural History is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The Museum does not discriminate with respect to employment, or admission or access to Museum facilities, programs or activities on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, marital status, partnership status, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, pregnancy, alienage or citizenship status, current or former participation in the uniformed services, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin, or on account of any other basis prohibited by applicable City, State, or Federal law. Additional protections are afforded in employment based on arrest or conviction record, status as a victim of domestic violence, stalking and sex offenses, unemployment status, and credit history, in each case to the extent provided by law. If special accommodations are needed in applying for a position, please call the Office of Human Resources.

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Posting Number GS156P
Open Date 06/18/2019
Close Date
Open Until Filled
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