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Marketing and PR Internship

FALL 2018

Position Begins August 27th, 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


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 related to special events

  • Assist with marketing content development and support other marketing activities

  • Learn and maintain the visual identity standards of Stokes Nature Center’s brand while representing SNC Special Events

  • 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 promoting SNC special events

  • Advertise relevant SNC events on Instagram

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

Community Presence:

  • Submit Special events to online community calendar

  • Help distribute print material for special events

  • Attend SNC Special Events Committee Meetings

  • Write and submit press releases when appropriate

Fall Special Events include: Canyon Jams, Concert in the Canyon, Halloween Journey, Annual Gala, Winter Wreath Making, Beaver Mountain Tailgate


  • 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.


  • Job Experience

  • Gain references

  • Professional development opportunities

  • Networking opportunities

To apply:

Applications are due by August 15th by 5:00pm - but will remain open until filled. Send cover letter and resume to Emily Blake, Community Engagement  Director, at: emily@logannature.org with your name and “Marketing and PR Special Events Internship Application” in the subject line.