Kansas State University Student Intern - Marketing Jewell County through Video Production and Education in Salina, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/10837463 Rural Kansas is known for its humility resulting in the lack of sharing their history. Jewell County would like to bring in an intern to make marketing videos to translate the vision and historical story for public consumption. The videos will be used across social media platforms and at meetings with public officials to help better tell their story. In addition to videos, the intern will be responsible for developing artwork for print media. To sustain the project, the intern will be asked to educate the public on creating videos with smart phones. To further enhance the sharing of the story, the intern will work with the schools on creating an alumni database.For more information about the position contact Jenny Russell, Coordinator, Jewell County Community Development, (see application details), (see application details) or Nadine Sigle, Community Vitality Extension Specialist, (see application details), (see application details).For more information about K-State Research and Extension, visit: (please use the apply button below)Internship Dates:May 28, 2019 thru August 2, 2019 or as negotiated with K-State Research and ExtensionLocation:Jewell County KS.Duties/ Responsibilities: Interview residents and create marketing videos for public use. Share videos on social media platforms and with public officials. Produce artwork for print media campaigns and social media graphics. Host educational sessions for the general public on creating and editing videos with smart phones. Work with the school to build the alumni database. Work with the school to integrate entrepreneurship into school curriculum. Community service or volunteering with a community organization is highly encouraged. This would be outside of the designated scope of work and working hours. Participate in any professional staff development that may be available. Complete other responsibilities as assigned by mentoring supervisorsWhat You'll Need to Succeed:Minimum Requirements: Completion of at least six university semesters at any college or university. Students enrolled in marketing, communication studies, public relations, videography, or graphic design are encouraged to apply. Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with individuals, groups, and through mass media and social media. Self-motivation and ability to work with minimum supervision. Experience working with individuals, groups, and co-workers to accomplish individual and/or group goals, as evidenced by previous leadership roles.Preferred Qualifications: Students from NW Kansas are preferred. Other Requirements: Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment This position may require travel connected with official duties, including attendance at evening meetings, participation in and out of county events, so access to a personal vehicle with car insurance, and a valid driver's license upon employment is required. It is preferred the intern provide their own laptop with necessary software and a smartphone with video capabilities.Salary & Benefits:$20.00 per hour. 40 hours per week. Maximum 400 hoursHousing will be provided in a newly renovated one bedroom apartment in MankatoHow to Apply:Please submit the following documents: Cover Letter (detailing experiences related to responsibilities and qualifications) Resume Three professional references TranscriptsScreening of Applications:Applications will be accepted until January 31, 2019 or until position is filled. Equal Employment Opportunity:Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.Background S creening Statement:In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.