Community Coordinator Internship Opportunity at Saxony

Community Coordinator Internship Opportunity at Saxony

Community Coordinator Internship Opportunity at Saxony

Saxony is currently seeking a recent college graduate interested in gaining professional experience through a three-month internship with the potential for full-time employment.

The qualified candidate is an outgoing, recent college graduate who meets the following criteria:

  • A journalism, communication, marketing, public relations or related degree
  • Availability on a set weekly schedule (ideally 40 hours/week)
  • Flexibility to assist with weekend events
  • High comfort level with social media
  • Professional appearance and attitude
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and deadlines

This is an excellent learning opportunity where the selected intern will receive hands-on experience handling daily tasks related to online marketing including Website updates, social media management, special events and other miscellaneous tasks. The intern will participate in planning meetings (when appropriate) as an integral part of the team.

Responsibilities include:

Web Site Management: Assist with planning and development of new Web site, and ongoing content management (i.e., copy updates, photos, videos, etc.).

Social Media: Support Saxony’s social media initiatives by making regular updates to Facebook (i.e., posts, photos, videos, events, etc.), posting blogs, tweeting and leveraging other networks when appropriate (i.e., Wikipedia, Google Places, YouTube & Vimeo, etc.).

Special Events: Assist with the planning and on-site implementation of Saxony-related events.

Door-to-Door campaigns with Saxony Residents: Interact with Saxony homeowners and business owners regarding events, community Web site, etc.

Administrative: Answer phones when needed, monitor and clip Saxony-related news stories from local and trade publications and other administrative duties as assigned.

Weekly Conference Calls: “Meet” with Saxony’s marketing firm each week at a designated day and time to give regular updates, receive guidance and direction, etc.

Compensation: $12.00/hour at a minimum of 30 hours/week.

Performance Review: This will occur at the end of three months to determine eligibility for full-time employment.

Resumes can be e-mailed to Saxony’s marketing firm at