ILEPI is Hiring a Communications Intern

For full details and to apply, click here: ILEPI Communications Intern.

The Illinois Economic Policy Institute (ILEPI) is hiring!

ILEPI seeks one (1) qualified candidate to employ as a part-time Communications Intern. The duties and responsibilities of the position will approximately be divided as follows: 70% to social media and digital communications, 20% to public relations, and 10% to relationship-building and policy influence tasks.

The ideal candidate should be pursuing a degree with coursework in communications, digital communications, public relations, journalism, marketing, English, political science, public policy, economics, sociology, or a related field. However, while the position is aimed at a student who is pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree, all candidates—including those who have already earned college degrees and are seeking part-time employment—will be considered.

Effective communications skills, both orally and in writing, are required. Experience with media production in web development, graphic design, photography, and/or video production and editing is also necessary.

Experience with political campaigns, economic justice campaigns, labor unions, and/or the construction industry is a plus. Experience with Canva, InDesign, Photoshop, and similar platforms is a plus. Fluency in Spanish is also a plus.

Once again, to see the full posting and details on how to apply, click here: ILEPI Communications Intern.

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