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Marketing and Public Relations Internship
Milwaukee County Zoo – 2018


Marketing and Public Relations Intern
Marketing and Communications Department/Milwaukee County Zoo

The Milwaukee County Zoo is seeking a part-time Marketing and Public Relations Intern 
This is a paid internship; 15-20 hours per week
Summer internship: May – August


  • Write articles for the Zoo’s website and event e-mail blasts
  • Handle updates for the Zoo’s mobile app and website
  • Assist in updating website content as needed in conjunction with the current redesign of the Zoo’s website
  • Assist in facilitating media relations for a variety of platforms
  • Write articles for the Zoo’s monthly internal newsletter
  • General office duties as needed


  • Junior or Senior college standing and enrolled in a college or university, pursuing a degree in Public Relations, Marketing, Communications or related field
  • Strong written and organizational skills
  • Organized, detail-oriented and able to manage multiple tasks
  • Self-starter who is energetic and learns quickly
  • Ability to meet deadlines and keep projects on track
  • Ability to work with a variety of professionals in various Zoo departments; comfortable and interested in meeting face-to-face with Zoo staff for projects


  • E-mail cover letter, resume and three writing samples to:
  • Applicants must be a permanent Wisconsin resident to apply
  • Applications will be accepted until noon on Tuesday, April 24, 2018