Internship Alert: Detroit Employment Solutions

Internship is paid ($10/hour) and academic credit is required.


  • Provide excellent customer service.
  • Assist in planning, writing, and managing e-blasts and e-newsletters.
  • Collaborate with staff on new ideas, directions, and tools for marketing and communication.
  • Draft and develop, distribute and pitch news releases, media alerts, and other stories.
  • Assists in the development of communication materials and social media content.
  • Ensure accuracy of social media and website content, including sourcing photography and securing media releases / waivers.
  • Attend meetings and trainings as required.
  • Other responsibilities may include daily news briefs, Friday e-blast, follow up stories, and ad hoc.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned or required.


  • Must be computer literate (working knowledge of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook calendar management).
  • Solid organizational skills, as well as resourcefulness, flexibility, and attention to detail.
  • Demonstrate proofreading, writing, and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be able to demonstrate web-based, WordPress experience.
  • Ability to work in a team setting or alone.
  • Must be a self-motivated starter.
  • Must possess skills for accurate note-taking.
  • Ability to closely follow directions


Must be currently enrolled in an Associate’s degree, Bachelor’s degree, or Master’s degree level program in the following areas; Communications, Public Relations, Journalism, or English, Marketing, or a communications related field such as Digital Media. Work experience within a non-profit environment is preferred, but not required.

To apply send cover letters and resumes to


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