Internship - Unpaid
The Marketing & Communication Intern is responsible for assisting in the marketing and branding efforts of the Alzheimer Association San Antonio and South Texas Chapter.
He/She will be responsible for supporting social media, writing, e-mail marketing, media relations and special events as well other duties as they arise. The position goal is to increase concern and awareness throughout the organization's service area. Measurable outcomes of this position are an increase in media impressions, an increase in social media followers, published work in local media and more.
This is an unpaid internship.
Essential Job Functions
Write press releases, pitch letters, e-news, fundraising appeals and social media
Follow up with media regarding pitched news items
Assist in strategic planning for all marketing efforts including, but not limited to: Walk to End Alzheimer’s, numerous client services and educational programs
Assist with events as needed
Business & Media Outreach
Other duties as assigned
Student must be actively enrolled toward in an accredited college or university in the fields of communication, nonprofit management, business, marketing or related field.
Highly organized and detail oriented
Excellent ability to communicate in person, print, and electronically to variable audiences
Ability to manage multiple projects at once
High level of integrity, diplomacy and initiative
Writing and copy editing experience is preferred
Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications (especially Word & Excel), Google and Adobe Suite (preferable)
Experience with developing messages for social media (Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, Twitter)
ity to work indoors and outdoors to complete work
Complete work during traditional work day (9:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.) with some flexibility to assist on an occasional evening and weekend.
Commitment to providing up to 15 hours of assistance