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Monday, June 23, 2014

AAA Minneapolis - Communication Intern

The AAA Minneapolis Communications Intern will work directly with the Public Relations department and support information flow across multiple mediums that will help build the AAA Minneapolis brand and establish the 112-year organization’s mission to provide dependable, high-quality auto club and related products and services that enhance, simplify and support our members’ lives. Graduate and undergraduate students interested in gaining professional experience in a not-for-profit setting are encouraged to apply. The Intern will work within an integrated marketing communications environment with the following responsibilities:
  • Write press releases and distribute them on proprietary lists;
  • Participate in social media strategy sessions;
  • Assist in the development of news articles, and be prepared to offer story ideas;
  • Develop and post new content on internal communications channels;
  • Assist with the planning, execution and publicity of community events;
  • Attend 4 of the 6 community events scheduled in July and August, including at least two weekend events;
  • Assist with staffing the AAA Minneapolis booth at these events and help the Community Outreach Coordinator with facilitating safety presentations;
  • Organize the School Safety Patrol database and enter additional school patrol request orders.
The preferred candidate will possess the following:
  • Strong writing and verbal communications skills;
  • The ability to manage multiple projects concurrently;
  • Pursuing or has earned a degree in Communications, Journalism or Business.
Please e-mail resume along with:
  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • A writing sample that demonstrates the applicant’s writing ability
The internship is a paid, part-time position, 12-15 hours a week for 10 weeks. Applications that do not include a writing sample will not be considered.
AAA Minneapolis serves more than 200,000 members in Hennepin County and 54 million members in North America who agree: It Pays to Belong.

Apply online now.