Communications and Marketing Internship!

Posted: August 15, 2014 by telecom in Internships

Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Central Indiana

Position: Communications and Marketing Intern
SEMESTER: Fall 2014 (Sept. 8- Dec. 10)
REPORTS TO: Special Events and Marketing Coordinator
HOURS/COMPENSATION: 10-12 hours per week, unpaid

This position will work closely with the Special Events & Marketing Coordinator to establish effective and thorough media and print communications. Projects will include the following:

Establishing a strategic social media communications plan for Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
1.  A content-driven program focusing on social media visibility
2.  A focus on transparency as well as engagement with Bigs and parents
Updating all social media accounts on a bi-weekly basis
Research the prevalence of other BBBS agencies on Pinterest
Assist with press releases and general PR/Marketing outreach
Assisting with graphic design and BBBS branding (preferred, but not required)
Coordinating and producing the monthly Match E-Newsletter for BBBSSCI Bigs and Littles
Publishing a quarterly feature e-newsletter targeting donors
Assist with mass solicitation outreach and direct mailings
Assist with special events when necessary, including photography and video recording
Assist with day-to-day office management tasks


Candidates must possess the following qualifications:

An articulated belief in the mission of BBBS
Strong and effective communication skills

Demonstrated ability to increase productivity and continuously improve methods and approaches.
Extensive knowledge and experience working with different social media platforms
Media communications and marketing experience
Proficient media communication skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop)
Multi-tasking abilities that meet the need of daily variability within a non-profit
Ability to produce high quality work that meets the BBBS national branding requirements
Creative interpretation skills and perseverance

Interested parties should send a cover letter, resume, and 2 references to Brittany Slate, Special Events and Marketing Coordinator, at Applications will not be accepted after August 22nd. Interviews will be hosted August 25th-29th. Qualified candidate will begin the week of September 8th.

Questions? Call Brittany at (812) 334-2828 x226


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