The Marketing/Communications Intern will work directly with the Executive Director to help promote POWER!, its mission, and downtown programs/events. Primary responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

-Assist with managing and building the POWER! website (using squarespace) and social media sites.

-Assist with developing and updating contact lists.

-Assist with the development of newsletters, press releases, and a variety of other communication tools.

-Assist and attend community events and fundraisers

-Attending meetings and taking notes and photographs for news releases and web content.

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

-Familiarity with a variety of social media outlets

-Journalism and/or graphic design experience is a plus.

-Associated major is preferred but all will be considered

-Strong communication skills

-Desire to get hands on work experience and be consistently

challenged in the program

-Ability to function professionally in a fast-paced environment

-Ability to work without direct supervision

-Students must be enrolled in school or no more than 6 months out of school