Marketing and Communications Intern
Company:
THuS Marketing and Branding Services
Location:
Herndon, VA, USA
Job Posted:
30+ days ago

Marketing and Communications Intern

At THuS Marketing + Branding is a boutique marketing and branding firm. Here we focus on the Human Side of Marketing and Branding. We recognize that every business transaction is a human transaction. Every social media outreach is a connection with a human being. Our mission is to help our clients uncover their compelling brand identity. We do this by encouraging intimacy between brands and the people they serve.

To Apply: Please a send cover letter and resume (applications without a cover letter will NOT be considered). Only college students need apply.

Position: Marketing and Communications Intern

Description: THuS Marketing seeks a college student who is a dynamic, self-starter to assist in marketing and communications efforts. This internship is an excellent opportunity to experience various aspects of marketing while gaining in-depth experience in the profession.

Responsibilities:

*Update and maintain THuS Marketing’s social media presence
*Assist in planning, writing and managing monthly eNewsletter and weekly blogs
*Draft, distribute and pitch news releases, media alerts, and other stories
*Designing marketing materials and ads for THuS Marketing and our events
*Update THuS website as needed
*Organize and attend client meetings
*Develop content, outline for, and write blogs, articles, and website copy
Conduct research for client projects
*Assist in project managing client scheduled work

Qualifications:

*Firm grasp of available tools and platforms in the social media space
*Completed or working toward a college degree, preferably in a related field (e.g., English, Marketing/Communications, or Public Relations)
*Previous internship or related experience in marketing or communications is a plus
*Must be computer literate (working knowledge of word processing, PowerPoint, Excel). Proficiency in Adobe InDesign and Photoshop highly desired. Knowledge of HTML and graphic design a plus
*An effective communicator, both written and oral
*Ability to communicate professionally with press and business contacts
*Self-motivated, excellent organizational skills, detail-oriented, ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet deadlines
*Must be working towards a degree

Start Date: Position open until filled, requires 3-4 month commitment.

Hours: 10 – 15 hours/week, preferably twice a week in the office. Remaining hours for the week completed at home.

Salary: $10.00 /hour

Marketing Intern, Communications Intern, Branding Intern,