Communications Summer Internship The Basilica of Saint Mary's Communications Office
Qualifications and Skills: • Be a college student or college-aged young adult with a high school diploma • Be a practicing Catholic faithful to the teachings of the Magisterium. • Be available for internship from mid-May to early August • Be flexible and willing to adapt to changing circumstances • Be willing to work nights and some weekend events • Be able to work independently and with a team • Be proficient in using common Microsoft Office programs, particularly Word • Be proficient in designing graphics, especially using Canva • Be proficient as a photographer, writer and videographer - which will include editing photos, videos and audio • Virtus-compliant through the Arlington Diocese's Office of Child Protection or willing to become compliant Main Duties and Responsibilities: • Contribute 240 hours over the course of the internship, which will primarily be during the day, with occasional evening events. • Assist the Basilica of Saint Mary's Director of Communication with various communications-related projects • Complete various tasks related to communicating to the parish, including updating the website, designing flyers, contributing to a newsletter, recording and editing audio podcasts, taking photos, recording and editing videos. • Perform special tasks as requested by the rector or other directors.