City of Tuscaloosa Public Relations Intern

Mar 3, 2023

Posted: March 3, 2023


The City of Tuscaloosa is looking for a public relations intern works with the Strategic Communications Department of the city  to assist in executing the City’s public relations strategy across platforms including social media, press releases, websites and more. This role offers the opportunity to work on a variety of projects including special events such as the Druid City Arts Festival and Holidays on the plaza. The public relations intern also has the opportunity to work closely with the marketing & graphic design team on City campaigns. The position is around 20 hours a week, beginning in the summer and hopefully extending into subsequent semesters.


  • Current student studying Public Relations, Communications, Advertising, News Media,
    or similar
  • Excellent written communication skills and proficiency in AP Style
  • Ability to tailor communication style for different audiences and social media channels
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects/deadlines
  • Experience with and general knowledge of Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn
  • Interest or experience in government relations
  • Great attitude and ability to work well with a team
  • Photography/photo editing experience preferred

If you are interested, please email a resume to Sarah Bridger Gilmore at