Marketing Assistant

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Nittany Artificial Intelligence Alliance


The Nittany Artificial Intelligence (AI) Alliance is seeking a marketing intern to contribute to the groups content marketing efforts, which will include writing articles, blog posts, and content for social media sharing. The selected intern will work closely with marketing and PR teams, providing input on the student persona to help tell the Alliance’s story to students; edit and proofread materials; comment and recommend improvements to website content and design elements; and assist with the planning and execution of the Alliance’s content marketing strategy. Strong writing skills, completion of COMM 260 News Writing and Reporting, and a demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Office are required. Any student with relevant experience will be considered, but preference will be given to students majoring in journalism or advertising/public relations. Candidates should be detail oriented and must be able to meet deadlines and work on multiple projects at once. Additionally, candidates must be comfortable with independent projects, accept critical feedback in order to improve their skill set, and be willing to ask questions. Experience with writing, content marketing, multimedia capture and presentation tools, and social media are preferred. The intern will be expected to work approximately 15-20 hours per week during the summer, with a possibility to continue the internship in the Fall 2019 semester. Equipment and any needed software will be provided. Candidates should submit a resume, cover letter and two writing samples for a completed application.

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