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Marketing and PR Internship

Summer 2018

Established in 1997, Stokes Nature Center is a non-profit nature education organization. Our mission is to promote exploration, provide education, and foster appreciation and stewardship of our natural world for people of all ages

Description:

We are looking for a highly-motivated, clear communicator to assist the SNC team with marketing, public relations,  and promotional communications. Applicants for this position must have strong verbal and written communication skills as well as strong knowledge of social media platforms.The SNC Marketing and PR Internship position provides opportunities for portfolio expansion, real world experience, and hands-on project based non-profit marketing. As an intern, you must be flexible and able to work well in a team environment, pitching in where help is needed. Through research, trend & market analysis, interns will develop hands-on experience in marketing and public relations.University credit may be available.

Job Type: Internship
10-15 hrs a week

Note: This is an unpaid internship, University credit may be available. Enjoy being a part of something that’s bigger than yourself. You’re supporting incredible programs that provide nature education to people of all ages.

 

General Responsibilities:

  • Capture and manage information from email campaigns

  • Assist with marketing content development and support other marketing activities

  • Learn and maintain the visual identity standards of Stokes Nature Center’s brand

  • Assist with the design and execution of marketing materials including flyers, brochures, event materials, ads, web banners and more

Social Media

Social Media responsibilities include:

  • Design and implement Facebook campaigns

    • Provide reports at weekly staff meetings of FB insights

  • Maintain Instagram presence

    • Provide reports at weekly staff meetings of Instagram insights

  • Maintain and update google profile, research SEO

    • Provide report at weekly staff meetings

  • Seek new ways of advertising and stay up-to-date with current marketing trends

Community Mailer Fall/Winter :

  • Minor edits and seasonal updates to an existing template

Community Calendars:

  • Check in with staff about upcoming events to add to online community calendars               

Special Events

  • Create press releases, coordinate poster printing and distribution, create and implement online marketing campaigns

Qualifications:

  • Experience: writing, editing, proofreading and communications skills and graphic design

  • Familiar with social media advertising strategies

  • Familiar with Canva, InDesign, Google Drive, and Microsoft Office

Specific Skills:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required

  • Strong communication skills, writing skills and reasoning skills

  • Motivated, self-starter with an ability to prioritize time-sensitive assignments

  • Advanced knowledge of social media platforms including Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat.

Benefits:

  • Job Experience

  • Gain references

  • Professional development opportunities

  • Networking opportunities

To apply:

Applications are due by April 20th, 2018 but will remain open until filled. Send cover letter and resume to Emily at: emily@logannature.org with your name and “Marketing/PR Intern Application” in the subject line.