- This paid position is a temporary, part-time, hourly internship.
- Start date flexible.
- 15 to 20 hours per week based on availability.
- Full-time summer hours.
- Internship may be used towards credit at a college, university or equivalent institution if applicable.
Primary Functions & Objectives: The Web/New Media intern will assist the Web Content Developer with day-to-day operations of the diocesan Internet, Intranet and Extranet websites. This involves content creation, design, as well as photography, audio and video creation. It also involves troubleshooting of website issues that we, or our content creators, may be experiencing. These functions will include working with diocesan staff, including but not limited to the Office of Information Technologies team, clergy, parish and school personnel.
All Pennsylvania clearance and background screens will be required upon hiring. Candidates need not be Catholic but have knowledge of the Catholic faith.
Minimum Qualifications: Interested candidates will be ready to contribute on day one with the ability to work hard and learn quickly. We are seeking a student in an undergraduate or post graduate degree program in communications, digital media, mass media, journalism or its equivalent academic field. Candidates must possess strong writing and design, interpersonal, organizational and time management skills. You must work well in a team setting and speak well in front of others.
Writing and design skills must be fully demonstrated with samples submitted with resume. A proven knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Photoshop CS5 or greater are a must. Some knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Flash and Microsoft SharePoint (or any website content management system), is also helpful.
Candidates must be willing to travel for projects scheduled off campus; some of which may include off hours.
Responsibilities: Your primary responsibilities will be to support the Web Team, which will include projects for other diocesan entities.