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2021 SUMMER INTERNSHIP - Com/Marketing Intern

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International Focus, Inc.

  • 17 people are interested
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DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES INCLUDES SOME OR ALL OF THE FOLLOWING

  1. Write stories for newsletters, web site, social media, e-marketing tools, and other promotional materials
  2. Interview visitors and others for story content
  3. Take photos
  4. Update social media
  5. Assist with other activities as needed: proposal writing and development, event planning, exchange programs
  6. Research marketing and event related information


NUMBER OF HOURS REQUIRED:
Flexible 10-15 hours per week - to fit your schedule.


Internship is not compensated.


SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Strong writing abilities (writing sample required)
  • Creativity
  • Great interest in the international community, travel, international relations, and related topics
  • Photography and/or design skills a plus
  • Experience with social media marketing


TRAINING

  • Orientation to goals and operation of IF
  • Review of expectations for the intern position with program director


BENEFITS OF INTERNSHIP AT IF

The focus of this position is to assist in marketing our mission, programs, and events through our newsletter, website, and social media. Our marketing interns play a critical part in helping to facilitate our mission to promote mutual understanding between the people of NC and the international community through education, economic and cultural exchange programs, arts, and the celebration of achievements. Not only will you learn about our visitors and their countries, you will also learn about the abundant resources in the Research Triangle area. This internship allows you to network with people in the community as well as from abroad. In addition, you will develop important office and communication skills. This is a great opportunity to build your resume.

Please send cover letter, resume and writing sample to DeAnne Dotson, Volunteer and Intern Coordinator; DDotson@InternationalFocusNC.org; 919-782-0552

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About International Focus, Inc.

Location:

PO Box 46842, RALEIGH, NC 27620, US

Mission Statement

International Focus is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization with the mission to promote mutual understanding between North Carolina’s Triangle Region and the international community through education, economic and cultural exchange, arts, and the celebration of achievements.

Description

International Focus supports multiculturalism and international exchange through the International Visitors' Leadership Programs, the Community Connections Programs, and the Open World Programs. International Focus also promotes diversity via its newsletters, collaborations, workshops, resources, and its flagship event, the International Festival of Raleigh, considered to be a key component of the Triangle’s cultural and artistic offerings. The event showcases music, dance, cuisine, art, and cultural education from 55 diverse cultures, and welcomes 30,000 visitors annually.

We continue to welcome new ethnic communities to our network as the Triangle’s population expands; and we are honored to be the area’s pivotal connector for cross-cultural understanding and respect.

Community
International

WHEN

Sat May 01, 2021 - Fri Jul 30, 2021

WHERE

Your HomeRALEIGH, NC 27601

(35.77443,-78.63136)
 

SKILLS

  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Brand Development & Messaging
  • Interactive/Social Media/SEO

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 21
  • Flexible 10-15 hours per week
  • Flexible 10-15 hours per week depending on intern's work and school schedule.

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