Enrollment Marketing Social Media Intern

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Smeal College of Business
Marketing/Public Relations


Are you interested in the expansive, exciting, and ever-evolving world of social media? Are you able to tell a story and create engagement through gripping graphics and written content? Are you familiar with various social media platforms? Can you post to a content management system? If you answered yes to those questions, and you’re eager to take on other communications challenges, then you might be a good fit with our team. The Smeal College of Business Office of Marketing and Public Relations is seeking a self-motivated, creative, and intellectually inquisitive student Social Media Intern with excellent writing, visual, and communication skills. The successful candidate should demonstrate basic photo and video skills, the ability to create a social media plan, collect and evaluate analytics, and self-manage to meet hard deadlines. In this position, the student will write, edit, design, and post compelling social media posts related to enrollment for Smeal’s Professional Graduate Programs. Fall 2019 semester — 10 hours a week, some of which may be evenings or weekends, for 12 weeks at $10.00 per hour. Knowledge of Penn State Brand Book and experience with Canva or other graphic design creator preferred. Interested applicants should upload a cover letter, resume, two related work samples, and contact information for two references. Application review will begin in mid-April and continue until the position has been filled.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088