Michigan Breastfeeding Network’s public relations internship

Important Details 

  • Summer and Fall semester
  • PAID and academic credit eligible
  • Part-time, 15-20 hours per week
  • Remote but will be supervised by the Executive Director and a board member
  •  Meetings will be conducted through video conference and occasionally in person

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in developing written materials including, website content, articles, monthly e-newsletter, fact sheets and other documents
  • Prepare news release and pitch to the media
  • Manage media list, monitor coverage and archive clips
  • Create content for and assist with monitoring social media channels
  • Assist with creating and developing marketing and promotional designs
  • Assist in event planning
  • Participate in meetings and brainstorming sessions
  • Other duties as assigned

Skills, Qualifications and Requirements

  • At least two years of postsecondary education
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, interpersonal skills, and organizational skills
  • Knowledgeable of and access to graphic design software
  • Knowledge of breastfeeding encouraged but not required
  • Candidates must be proficient in the Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to work both independently and with a high degree of dependability and quality
  • Reliable computer and internet. Work will be done remotely with check-ins happening by phone or video conference.
  • Reliable vehicle for occasional travel – mileage will be reimbursed.

To apply, please a send cover letter, resume and two writing samples electronically to Lisa King, MIBFN Board Member, at Lisa@LKingConsulting.com. You may link to an online portfolio rather than including your writing samples as attachments. No phone calls please. Deadline to apply for summer internship is April 17, 2015.

Complete description- Public Relations Intern MBN


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