Marketing / Community Outreach Internship

Location: 
Northbrook, IL
Company: 
Keshet

 

The primary focus of the Keshet Marketing and Community Outreach Intern will be to aid in the logistics of program marketing and social media. The successful intern will work closely with the Marketing and Community Outreach Manager to promote Keshet through marketing, social media, and community outreach. The Marketing and Community Outreach Intern should have strong writing skills, understanding of basic media relations, knowledge of social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc.), the ability to interact professionally with a variety of personality

Mandatory Job Qualifications

 

-College Junior or above

-Requesting a two month commitment with the potential of staying on into the fall of 2012

-Curriculum in Marketing, Communications, Public Relations, or Advertising preferred

-Strong writing skills: must demonstrate the ability to undertake basic public relations writing assignments

-Understanding of basic media relations skills

-Ability to interact professionally with a variety of personality types

-Working knowledge of social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc.)

-Ability to take initiative and work both independently and on a team

-Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications

 

Desired Qualifications

The Intern will:

-Write, edit and proof communications materials

-Support Keshet’s social networking activities (i.e. Facebook, Twitter)

-Assist in the marketing support of events such as fundraising and community outreach

-Provide additional administrative assistance as needed

 

Apply Now: 

Please submit cover letter, resume, and writing samples no later than June 22, 2012 to:

Deb Weiner, Marketing and Community Outreach Manager

Keshet

617 Landwehr Rd

Northbrook, IL 60062

or E-mail: deb@keshet.org