The Neill-Cochran House Museum is seeking candidates interested in gaining hands-on experience drafting press releases, contributing editorial content to newsletters, managing web content, and collaborating with graphic design staff while supporting mission-centered messaging at a growing museum/performing arts venue. Successful candidates will leave their semester with writing samples and an understanding of practical communications strategies to increase donations, develop volunteers, and build presence in the community.
Maintain a regular 10-15 hour work week; a minimum of 8 hours must be in person at our offices.
Consistently meet deadlines and proactively monitor a master communications calendar
Consistently produce error-free, grammatically correct, and compelling prose.
Attend a weekly, one-on-one supervision meeting with a member of senior staff
Prior experience in fundraising, development, communications, journalism, nonprofits
OR at least one year of college-level study in communications, public relations, journalism, English, or a related field.
NCHM is committed to offering educational internships to applicants from diverse backgrounds. People of color, immigrants, women, members of LGB and/or T communities, and members of other marginalized communities are encouraged to apply.
Austin, TX 78705