NAJA Job Board

Emp Type:
24 hours/Week for 6 months; Monday - Friday
Saint Paul, MN
Main Duties:
Are you looking for Internships/Fellowships at the largest station-based public radio organization in the US? If so, look no further. Our Internship and Fellowship program will give YOU the real-world experience you are seeking in production, research, reporting, interviewing, audio and digital storytelling and more, as well as experience in public media operations. In addition to professional development, this program will help you build a network with other professionals in the industry. Don’t miss out on the chance to build your professional portfolio alongside the best people within public media. This is an essential research and communications support position for the fast-paced APM Research Lab team. You will help build the necessary capacity to increase the Lab's relevance and reach in the research community and media world and raising our visibility locally and nationally. By supporting and collaborating with existing staff members, you will allow the team to produce and distribute more unique analysis--with opportunities therein to create more revenue opportunities. • Contribute to and learn from a dynamic research start-up embedded in a nationally renown media organization, with numerous opportunities for professional growth, networking, and support. • Support the team by preparing web content, newsletters, and social media communications. • Review data, reports, and web content for accuracy and clarity. • Assist with data collection. • Participate in research design and communicating survey findings.
Required Knowledge:
• Enrolled Sophomore, Junior, or Senior in an undergraduate or Master’s program OR have earned a degree within the last 12 months. • Must have completed some coursework in at least one of the following: social sciences, public health public policy, economics, statistics, communications, journalism, or closely related areas. • Extremely detail-oriented individual. • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. • Self-directed but willing to ask for help and direction as needed. • Proficiency with Office, especially Excel and PowerPoint.
Required Experience:
Special Requirement:
• Participate in robust on-boarding experience. • Professional development: on-the-job training, personality assessment training, formal performance review feedback sessions, etc. • Opportunities to be mentored by one of our top professionals within public media • Volunteering opportunities. • Networking with leaders and employee resource and interest groups that support our multicultural employees.
Application Process:
In addition to your skills and knowledge, we want to get to know you in the application process. In addition to your resume, please include a cover letter (of no more than 1 page) with answers to the following: • What are you most proud of? • Where do you see yourself professionally in five-years and how will this role help you achieve that goal?