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Saturday, April 14, 2012

Memorial Blood Centers - Marketing & PR Intern

Job Description:

TITLE: MARKETING & PR INTERN

Memorial Blood Centers is seeking a Marketing & PR Intern for the summer. This is a great opportunity to gain experience and make a difference in the community at the same time! Apply today!


I. POSITION SUMMARY

The Marketing Intern will support marketing and communication initiatives for Memorial Blood Centers, including promotional activities, advertising, and public relations activities. The intern will work with Marketing and Development team members to coordinate and staff summer visibility activities (e.g., Fishing for Donors, Donor of the Game) thereby freeing up time for the Marketing and Promotions Specialist to pursue additional promotions and events.


II. ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES


% OF TIME SPENT

35%
PROCESS: Use available materials to help promote Memorial Blood Centers.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Coordinate and prepare materials for use at promotions and events.

35%
PROCESS: Donor outreach activities.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Perform public relations tasks at community events, including weekend and evening blood drive events to help recruit blood donors for community blood drives.

25%
PROCESS: Increase awareness of Memorial Blood Centers in the community.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Identify and capitalize on opportunities to increase awareness of Memorial Blood Centers.

5%
PROCESS: Support Marketing and PR efforts.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Other duties as assigned.


III. FORMAL PREPARATION / EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

- Junior or Senior year candidate in a Bachelor’s degree program in Journalism, Public Relations, Communications, Marketing or other related field.

- Excellent writing, communication and relationship building skills essential. Highly organized and detail oriented with strong time-management skills and the ability to meet multiple deadlines and manage multiple priorities essential.

Apply online now.