Marketing Internship Opportunity at Saxony
Saxony is currently seeking a college student interested in gaining professional experience through a summer internship.
The qualified candidate is an outgoing, enthusiastic college student who meets the following criteria:
- Seeking a degree in communications, marketing, public relations or related focus
- Availability on a set weekly schedule (ideally 30+ 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 as an integral part of the team. Responsibilities include:
Special Events: Assist with the planning and on-site implementation of Saxony-related events (i.e., Movies in the Park, Concerts in the Park & other scheduled and private events on Saxony property.).
Saxony Lake & Beach: Assist with planning and on-site implementation of Saxony Beach events and activities.
Saxony Market: Assist with the planning, implementation and ongoing management of the Saxony Market (a Saturday morning farmer’s market) including writing the Saxony Market weekly newsletter.
Website Management: Assist with the ongoing content management of company Websites (i.e., copy updates, photos, videos, etc.).
Social Media: Support Saxony’s social media initiatives by making regular updates to Facebook and Twitter (i.e., posts, photos, videos, events, etc.), posting blogs, tweeting and leveraging other networks when appropriate (i.e., Wikipedia, Google Places & YouTube etc.).
Administrative: Answer phones when needed, monitor and record Saxony-related news stories from local and trade publications and other administrative duties as assigned.
Weekly Marketing Meetings: Participate in Saxony’s marketing meetings each week at a designated day and time to give regular updates, receive guidance and direction, etc.