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.
Our 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.
Create a grassroots marketing and advertising plan to increase participation in the Jingle Bell Run, Walk to Cure Arthritis, educational programs and patient reported outcome assessments
Develop marketing and advertising strategies for volunteer recruitment
Work with in-kind media partners
Prepare content for constituent email communications
Plan and create Social Media 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
Microsoft Office proficiency
Internet savvy with regular and consistent computer and internet access
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience working with Social Media 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
Open to local travel with reliable transportation
The Spring Marketing & Communications internship will run through May 2021, with the opportunity to extend if desired. Summer and fall internships are available as well. This is a remote opportunity with part-time and full-time options available. Occasional evening and weekend work may be needed. This is an unpaid career experience program; course credit may be provided if needed.
For consideration please send cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
9500 Koger Blvd N, Suite #102, St Petersburg, FL 33702, US
The mission of the Arthritis Foundation is to improve lives through leadership in the prevention, control and cure of arthritis and related diseases.
The Arthritis Foundation is the only national not-for-profit organization that supports the more than 100 types of arthritis and related conditions. Founded in 1948, with headquarters in Atlanta, the Arthritis Foundation has multiple service points located throughout the country. The Arthritis Foundation is the largest private, not-for-profit contributor to arthritis research in the world, funding more than $380 million in research grants since 1948. The foundation helps people take control of arthritis by providing public health education; pursuing public policy and legislation; and conducting evidence-based programs to improve the quality of life for those living with arthritis.