5280 is looking for a well-organized, creative person with strong writing skills, an outgoing personality and an eagerness to learn for a 3 to 6 month internship within the marketing department.
This person will report to the marketing and events manager and work closely with the marketing director to assist with the coordination of events for 5280 and its partners, create media lists, write press releases, pitch blogs and secure local media placements. This person will also help draft proposals, attend meetings with local community leaders and learn the ins and outs of branding, marketing and events.
This internship provides a professional environment that allows interns to work side-by-side with an award-winning editorial and web staff and witness the behind-the-scenes of the magazine publishing business while providing assistance to the marketing team and sales staff.
The ideal candidate:
* Is currently enrolled or has recently graduated with a degree in marketing or communications.
* Is thorough and detail oriented and comfortable handling multiple tasks at once.
* Motivated and punctual with a good work ethic and passion for marketing and events — has reliable transportation to our lower downtown office.
* Great communication skills and ability to take direction/criticism when needed and apply that to their work.
Details: A commitment of 90 days is preferred. The internship is paid.
Please e-mail a PDF of your cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
No phone calls please.