Department of Human Resources

Social Media and Communications Intern or Volunteer

The Social Media and Communications Volunteer/Intern assists with and coordinates social media as well as a variety of communications and marketing tasks for the City of Sacramento Volunteer Program. This position will offer a volunteer/student the opportunity to experience city government while working on a variety of topics that directly impact the community and a chance to use their marketing and communications skills. Flexible work schedule, 8-12 hours per week during regular business hours.  Some additional weekend availability preferred.


Knowledge of and experience using social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)

Graphic design skills - knowledge of Canva helpful.

Concise and creative writing skills

Ability to multi-task and self-motivate

Strong communications skills 

Microsoft Office Suite

Communications, public relations, marketing or journalism experience/coursework

Some photography and video experience is a plus.