Aeon is an award-winning nonprofit developer, owner and manager of
high-quality affordable apartment homes in the Minneapolis/St. Paul
metropolitan area. Aeon has built or renovated 2,000 apartments and
townhomes, which provide stability to more than 3,500 people each year –
including individuals and families with low to moderate incomes and
formerly homeless individuals. Established in 1986, Aeon has built
quality affordable homes, connected residents to stabilizing resources
and managed its properties as long-term assets. Aeon's mission is to
create and sustain quality affordable homes that strengthen lives and
communities. To learn more about Aeon, please visit www.aeonmn.org
Aeon is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer
Employees and residents are encouraged to apply.
We are seeking a part-time Communications Intern to provide assistance
in the area of newsletter writing, special events management, website
and social media coordination, print collateral development, and more.
This position is located in Minneapolis and will report to Aeon’s
Communications Manager. Responsibilities include:
• Assist with special events including Annual Celebration Event, grand openings and other events as needed.
• Plan and facilitate Resident Art Show portion of the Annual Celebration Event.
• Assist with writing as needed for organization’s website, social media
sites, newsletters, blog, brochures and fundraising collateral as
• Assist with tracking and measurement of website and social media engagement.
• Perform other related duties as requested by supervisor.
Skills and Qualifications:
Strong writing skills and attention to detail. Basic knowledge of social
media outlets, Wordpress, Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop and/or
Adobe CS experience desired. Proven ability to organize and prioritize
work projects, as well as remain reliable and flexible. Proven ability
to work independently with little supervision. Candidates must also
follow and adhere to organizational policies and procedures. A
commitment to Aeon’s mission and interest in poverty and housing issues a
plus. Writing samples or portfolio of work will be required at
Part-time, approximately 15 hours per week; 3-4 month commitment
(September – December 2013) or 8-9 month commitment (September – May
Position is open until filled.
Apply online now.