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Saturday, September 08, 2012

Erik’s Ranch & Retreats - Marketing Internship

Erik’s Ranch & Retreat is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides safe
and unequaled living, working, social and recreational opportunities for young
adults with autism at our two properties – Erik’s Retreat in Edina, Minnesota and
Erik’s Ranch in Paradise Valley, Montana. We are seeking a marketing
professional who is self-motivated, detail oriented, and has the ability to manage
multiple projects. Our ideal candidate will be excited about this rewarding
volunteer opportunity, recognizing the impact of his/her contribution to our
important mission. The position will work 20 hours, have a flexible work schedule,
and will be based in Edina, Minnesota

Summary/Job Responsibilities:

  • Identify corporations, businesses, and organizations for our Erik’s
  • Minnesota Adventures program
  • Assist with event planning details and coordination of fundraising events
  • Review foundation grant proposals
  • Contact media outlets and organizations for potential speaking engagements
  • Support cookie baking operation with coordination and other various tasks
  • Assist with administrative tasks as necessary
Job requirements:
  • Experience in marketing/business/public relations
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Conscientious and detail oriented
  • Quick learner and self-motivated with the ability to multi-task
  • Familiarity and experience with social media
  • Proficient in research methodologies and practices
Please send your resume’ to Michele.Kridler@eriksranch.org if you are interested
in applying for this position. Please be prepared to share a sample of your writing.