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Marketing and Communications Internship | Arthritis Foundation - West Virginia

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ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION INC

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Arthritis Foundaiton

The Arthritis Foundation is seeking an energetic and passionate marketing and communications intern to assist with the marketing , promotion, and communication of the Live Yes! Arthritis Network, special events , and educational programming.

O ur team of dedicated professionals and volunteers are leading the fight for the arthritis community and helping to conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science, and building community connections.

R esponsibilities:

  • Create a grassroots marketing and advertising plan to increase participation in the Jingle Bell Run, Walk to Cure Arthritis , educational programs , arthritis C onnect groups, and P atient R eported O utcome assessments
  • Develop marketing and advertising strategies for volunteer recruitment
  • Identify and pitch media for in-kind partner opportunities
  • Prepare content for constituent email communications
  • Plan and create s ocial m edia content
  • Assist with website updates
  • Prepare collateral materials for special events and educational programming
  • Customize and disseminate press releases
  • Assist with administrative projects as needed

Requirements:

  • Microsoft Office proficiency
  • Internet savvy with regular and consistent computer and internet access
  • Excellent written and verbal communication  skills
  • Experience working with s ocial m edia platforms
  • Self-motivated team player with the ability to meet deadlines, remain flexible, and adjust to changing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong organizational skills, with keen attention to details
  • Must be able to work in a group and independently

The Fall Marketing & Communications internship will run through December 2020 , with the opportunity to extend if desired. Spring and summer internships are available as well. Th is is a remote opportunity with p art-time and full-time options available. Occasional evening and weekend work may be needed. This is an unpaid career experience program ; c ourse credit may be provided .

For consideration please send cover letter and resume to dhartman@arthritis.org .

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About ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION INC

Location:

35 Cold Spring Road, Suite 411, Rocky Hill, CT 06067, US

Mission Statement

The Arthritis Foundation helps conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science and community connections.

Description

The Arthritis Foundation is the Champion of Yes. Leading the fight for the arthritis community, the Arthritis Foundation helps conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science and community connections. Our goal is to chart a winning course, guiding families in developing personalized plans for living a full life - and making each day another stride towards a cure. We also publish Arthritis Today, the award-winning magazine that reaches 4.2 million readers.

Community
Health & Medicine
People with Disabilities

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Public Relations
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Organization
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

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REQUIREMENTS

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