Alzheimer's Association

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Internship - Unpaid

at Alzheimer's Association

Posted: 11/15/2018
Job Status: Internship
Job Reference #: 2788
Categories: Other/General
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Job Description

                   
 

Marketing and  Communications Internship (Unpaid)

 
 

Job Location: San Antonio 

 
 

General Summary

 

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

 

Market  Research

 

Business  & Media Outreach

 

Other  duties as assigned

 

Minimum  Requirements

 

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)

 

Ability  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 


Please email cover letter and resume to Tracy Crites at tmcrites@alz.org

 

Application Instructions

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