Social Media Internship


Office of Sustainability

University of Mary Washington

Contact Joni Wilson or Morgan James, Sustainability Office, at


The Social Media Intern assists the Sustainability Office with running the office’s social media accounts. Projects include developing editorial calendars, brainstorming content, writing captions, coordinating photography, posting and scheduling content, collecting data and analyzing results and impact of social media efforts.


  • Research and update the social media editorial calendars
  • Create and publish content on our social media accounts
  • Create and publish content for sustainability campaigns
  • Attend UMW Social meetings monthly

Required Skills:

  • Strong writing and editing skills
  • Social media savvy and knowledge of a wide variety of social platforms
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment

All applicants are required to submit one writing sample and one sample of social media use including, but not limited to: campaign strategy, sample posts for multiple platforms, photos taken for social media posts.


To apply, please submit the following information to

  • Resume
  • Name, year, major, and overall GPA
  • Contact information including email address and phone number
  • 1-2 paragraphs detailing relevant experience and why you would be an ideal candidate
  • 2-3 references including names, relationship and contact information
  • Samples appropriate to the position and/or a portfolio