How to Become a Communications Assistant

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Communications Assistant Job Description

Communications assistants are responsible for assisting communications personnel with accomplishing their goals. They may be responsible for executing such tasks as responding to media requests, updating websites and organizing press conferences. Communications assistants must ensure that their work adheres to the policies and objectives of their organization.



Communications Assistant Job Duties

• Produce website content

• Produce brochures, posters, leaflets, and other promotional materials

• Use social media to promote awareness of the organization

• Monitor media coverage of the organization

• May provide support planning fundraising events and awareness campaigns

• Perform administrative functions such as maintaining staff calendars, processing invoices and scheduling meetings



Scholarships for Becoming a Communications Assistant

The Applicable Majors section below shows fields of study relevant to a career as a Communications Assistant. You can search for scholarships matched to those fields of study on our All Scholarships by Major page.


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Becoming a Communications Assistant: Applicable Majors

Studying one of the university majors listed below is an excellent starting point for becoming a Communications Assistant. Click on the links to find out what else you can do with these majors!


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