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Communications Intern
Job Code:2020-TFBORG-005
Company:Texas Farm Bureau
Location:Waco, Texas
Status:Internship
  
Job Responsibilities:

The Texas Farm Bureau is seeking a communications intern for Summer 2020. This student intern will work directly with Texas Farm Bureau Communications Division staff to complete a wide range of day-to-day activities in the TFB headquarters office in Waco, Texas.

The intern will assist with assignments and projects for TFB publications, video, radio, social media, graphic design, media relations, and other communications efforts.   

Applicant must be organized, flexible, detail oriented and able to take on a wide variety of tasks and meet deadlines. Strong written and verbal communications skills are essential. Some overnight travel may be required (TFB provided).

This internship is a paid position ($10/hour) and is a great opportunity to learn the agricultural communications industry. The student will work approximately 30-40 hours per week during a 10-week period sometime between May 18 – August 21, 2020 (hours and schedule to be determined, in consultation with intern). TFB is not providing housing for this position, but TFB can advise on housing opportunities and considerations.   

Please send two writing samples and two graphic design samples (if applicable) to Gary Joiner, TFB Director of Communications, at gjoiner@txfb.org by March 31, 2020.  



 

Job Qualifications:

Job requirements include:

• Must be comfortable with AP Style and various types of writing (formal and informal, etc.)

• Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook

• Must be a team player with a strong work ethic

• Working knowledge of Adobe software

Other Job Information (if applicable):

Occasional long, irregular hours.

 

Use of P.C., telephone, copy machine, fax, and other office equipment over six (6) hours per day.

 

Extended periods of sitting and concentration.

 

Occasional bending, twisting, crouching, pulling, pushing, lifting, and moving items weighing up to 30 lbs.

 

Occasional travel by auto or other public transportation.

Hours subject to change at the discretion of the company.