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Communications Intern (Fall) - World Renew

Communications Intern (Fall) - World Renew

Job ID 
2017-1108
# of Openings 
1
Locations 
US-MI-Grand Rapids
Posted Date 
9/1/2017
End Date 
..
Category 
Constituency Development
Canadian Starting Rate 
US Starting Rate 
USD $12.00/Hr.
Salary Range 

More information about this posting

Overview

World Renew is looking for an intern to supportthe World Renew Communications Team by completing research, organizing, and writing marketing and communications projects as assigned by supervisor in collaboration with team members.

 

To apply, please complete an on-line application attaching a current cover letter and resume by September 22, 2017.

 

Schedule/Hours: 10-12 hours per week (September - December)

Location of Work: CRCNA Building (1700 28th St. S.E., Grand Rapids, MI 49508)

 

Responsibilities

GENERAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

1. Research and develop focused stories of World Renew programs.

2. Contact donors, volunteers and other constituents as needed to complete stories.

3. Assess accuracy and function of online links and addresses for World Renew’s website.

4. Assist with appropriate writing projects.

5. Gain knowledge of and experience in the functions of communications and marketing and public relations in a non-profit organization, including attending sub- and team meetings, and meeting weekly with communications staff for supervision.

 

Supervisory Responsibilities

None

Qualifications

1. Committed to Jesus Christ and able to recognize this position as one that contributes to the work of God’s kingdom.
2. Good telephone etiquette, courteous presentation.
3. Professional, cooperative demeanor; flexible and adaptable team player.
4. Disciplined, self-motivated work style; able to function competently and productively with limited supervision.
5. Good organizational skills with attention to detail.
6. Good writing skills with knowledge of correct grammar, punctuation, spelling and general business English skills helpful.
7. Ability to type a minimum of 60 wmp with accuracy.
8. Advanced computer skills in Office Suite (Access, PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, and Excel).

Additional Information

Attending post-secondary institution with a major in communications, marketing, writing, English, or journalism.

 

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those the employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Some functions of this job could change in order to accommodate the growing needs of the agency.