Hope For Harvest Internship opportunities available

 Admin/Public Relations, Event & Marketing Intern

 

Hope For Harvest is seeking an Intern who will support the operations of (Spring/Summer 2017) projects. Hope For Harvest’s Internship will include work from the headquarters Charlotte, North Carolina Office and potential travel if necessary to plan and execute designated tasks. The intern who fills this position should expect to learn the field from top to bottom, and will complete this internship ready to enter the workforce with tangible business & philanthropic job skills.

 

Suggested duration (4 months) *Applicable to academic scheduling and organization staffing scedhuling.

 

Responsibilities

  • Monitor & Manage all forms of Social Media

  • Schedule and coordinate speaking engagements, appearances, photo shoots, and other special events

  • Assist writing press releases and other materials

  • Community Events Liaison

  • Screen phone calls

  • Assist with mailings, print production

  • Create interview preparation materials

  • Compile contact lists

  • Search for press clippings

  • Create or update databases

  • Greet guests and clients & customer services support

Requirements

Students applying for this internship must be able to receive academic credit. Applicants must have strong communication skills and should be majoring in Public Relations, Communications, Marketing or Journalism. Applicants should also have strong writing skills, demonstrate creativity, be detailed oriented as well as a solid understanding of social media.

Familiarity with microsoft Office software is highly suggested.

Email admin@hopeforharvest.org   with a brief writing sample on what community means to you and why you would make a great addition to our team. Make sure to address “Intern Applicant” in the subject field.