Digital Communications Intern

Communications · Las Vegas, Nevada
Department Communications
Employment Type Internship
Minimum Experience Entry-level
Compensation $15/hr

The ACLU of Nevada, an affiliate of the national American Civil Liberties Union, is a dynamic organization dedicated to protecting civil liberties across the state of Nevada. We are a well-established organization with a long track record of successfully defending the Bill of Rights while operating as a crucial government watchdog. The ACLU of Nevada works to achieve its goals through advocacy, lobbying, public education, and litigation.  

 

POSITION DESCRIPTION 

The Digital Communications Intern will work with the Communications and Outreach Department throughout the summer to engage Nevada communities on civil rights issues through social media and other digital platforms. This is a non-exempt, part-time, temporary position paying $15/hour. 

 

The Digital Communications Intern will:  

  • Work on digital communications strategies and tactics for civil rights advocacy.  
  • Manage ACLUNV social media channels. 
  • Create graphics, videos, and other digital assets to educate the public on civil rights issues. 
  • Research and draft talking points and messaging toolkits.  
  • Track and monitor public hearings on key issues. 
  • Contribute to editorial work such as blogs and op-eds.
  • Other tasks as needed. 

 

SCHEDULE 

The Digital Communications Internship begins after Memorial Day. This position is expected to work 20 hours each week, but the ACLU of Nevada will be flexible around the incumbent’s academic and work schedules as much as we are able. This is a hybrid remote/in-person position. 

 

REQUIREMENTS 

The ACLU of Nevada will select one candidate for this internship period. Applicants can be undergrad, graduate students, recently graduated, or self-taught. We prefer majors in Journalism, Communications, or Marketing. Preference will be given to candidates with excellent writing and digital production abilities — please share a link to your portfolio or provide work samples when applying.

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  • Location
    Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Department
    Communications
  • Employment Type
    Internship
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level
  • Compensation
    $15/hr