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Monday, December 07, 2015

Colon Cancer Coalition - Intern – Marketing & Communications


PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Curate and manage March “Faces of Blue” story series during Colon Cancer Awareness Month (March).
  • Research and write articles for blog and e-newsletter.
  • Compose press releases for upcoming events and grant recipients.
  • Research and confirm press contacts in event markets throughout the country.
  • Assist with media relations for events as needed.
  • Updating online event calendars with local event information.
  • Assist with social media planning and execution.
  • Other duties as assigned
EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Strong organizational skills, excellent oral and written communication skills, ability to work independently, a willingness to accept a variety of tasks, and a positive attitude. Candidates should be proficient in Microsoft Office programs, working knowledge of Photoshop and InDesign/Illustrator a plus. Journalism, marketing, public relations or communications coursework preferred and/or a career interest in non-profit organizations.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Candidate must be a self-starter with high attention to detail. Candidate should have access to transportation and a personal computer. Must be available through March 31, 2015, but extension may be available.

Academic credit can be arranged through individual college/advisor


JOB TITLE: Intern – Marketing & Communications
LOCATION: Twin Cities Metro
SALARY: $150 per month stipend
TYPE: Intern / 15 hours per week
DEADLINE: Open until filled.
START DATE: Flexible, January 2015
DURATION: Though March 31, 2015 – extension may be available.

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