Internship Opportunities

Integrated Communications Internship


Midwest Dairy Association
2015 Rice St.
St. Paul, MN 55113


Sherry Newell
Phone: 320-262-4829

Internship Details:

Title: Integrated Communications Internship
No. Available: 1
Duration: 3 Months
Application Due Date: Feb. 1, 2016
Housing Provided: Will Assist


  • Assist with writing, development and distribution of video, media, newsletter and other promotional and educational materials.
  • Write and update content for the organization's web and social media sites
  • Assist with communications surrounding programs such as: farm tours and open houses; dairy princess programs; and June Dairy Month and similar promotion activities.
  • Assist with planning and onsite implementation of Minnesota State Fair communications activities.
  • Perform miscellaneous administrative and support functions including, but not limited to, report writing, ordering materials and collecting information.
  • Perform other tasks as assigned.



1. Must be a student that is a permanent resident of Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Missouri, Illinois, Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma or Arkansas or be a student enrolled in a college or university in one of these states.
2. Must be at least 18 years old on January 1, 2016.
3. Must successfully pass Midwest Dairy's background screening process.
4. Must have an interest in communications, marketing, public relations and/or the dairy industry.
5. Must confirm availability and participation in short-term summer employment from approximately June 1 through Labor Day.
6. The position is located in Midwest Dairy's St. Paul office.

A preference will be given to applicants with:
1. Excellent communication skills, including writing and public speaking, and utilizing social media.
2. Strong organizational skills, communications experience and the ability to work independently.
3. Computer experience.

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