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Communications and Event Planning Internship (Paid)

Organization: Michigan Works! Association

Job Description: Description: Lansing-based membership association seeks an intern with education/experience in marketing and communications to work in tandem with the Association’s Directors of Communications, Events and Business Solutions. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: • Event planning and logistics for Michigan Works! Annual Conference, trainings and other events, including scheduling, document creation, materials prep, attendee/presenter communications, on-site logistics. • Photography/videography – shooting and editing. • Written and creative assistance with publications and newsletters – documents drafting, graphic design, signage, etc. • Coordination and maintenance of mailing lists and contact databases. • Social media coordination with innovative strategies on such platforms as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube. • Website content development and maintenance. • Sponsorship outreach. • Survey programming and analysis. • Administrative duties and technology assistance • Other duties as assigned. Requirements: • Current enrollment in a post-secondary institution. Preference for the following majors: marketing, communications, journalism, business or a related field. • 20 hours minimum availability during office hours (Monday-Friday, 8-5). • Excellent writing skills with exceptional attention to detail and importance of message consistency in writing and design. • Knowledge of and experience with Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube. • Great interpersonal communication skills. • Ability to present information in a highly-creative and compelling way to move varying audiences to action. • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite with emphasis on Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign. Preferred Experience: • Experience with event coordination a plus. • Web design, graphic design, photography, videography experience preferred. • Experience with Survey GoToMeeting/GoToTraining (or other webinar products) desired. • Experience with Survey Monkey. • Working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook and Microsoft Access. Hourly rate: $12-14 based on skills and experience.
Application Procedure: Email resume, writing sample and college transcript to Anisa Mazuca, Director of Operations, Michigan Works! Association at:


Date Posted: 07/29/2015

Date Expired: 08/10/2015