The Children's Foundation
About the Children’s Foundation:
The Children’s Foundation is the state’s largest funder dedicated solely to advancing the health and wellness of the children of Michigan. Through funding and advocacy dedicated to three core pillars – Community Benefit, Pediatric Research and Medical Education – the Children’s Foundation enables researchers and community organizations to identify and implement innovations capable of advancing children’s health. Our current areas of focus include mental health, nutritional wellness, abuse and neglect, oncology and cardiology research and injury prevention.
The Marketing & Communications Intern at the Children’s Foundation (CF) will gain valuable experience in content development, branding and communication strategies. The duration of the internship will be the length of a school year, with the potential to be extended. This intern will play an integral role as part of the marketing and communications team, developing high-level materials to generate brand awareness for CF.
Demonstrate a desire to learn and apply knowledge.
Exhibit professionalism in dress, attitude, work ethic, and relationships with coworkers.
Contribute to the fulfillment of the CHMF mission and values.
Attend staff meetings and other relevant events as requested.
A proactive attitude demonstrating a desire to be creative and collaborative.
Occasional late night and/or weekend hours will be required.
Grow brand representation in the community through assistance with the planning and implementation of a consistent visual identity for CHMF.
Develop and create content for external and internal use to be distributed via the website, emails, and printed materials
Create engaging social media content for Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram, including graphics, video and written content
Monitor social channels, including reviews, messages, comments, etc.
Assist in the development and execution of the CHMF marketing and communication plan
Work with the Director of Marketing and Communications to evaluate the effectiveness of marketing campaigns and initiatives
Collaborate with other interns to complete tasks as needed
Drafting press releases, newsletters, blog articles, radio spots, etc.
Event planning support
Asset management support
Assist with donation pick up/drop off when needed
Support for other CHMF departments as needed
Front desk coverage
Proactive and a self-starter
Attention to details and organizational skills
Able to respond well to pressure
An excellent communicator
Demonstrated experience in project management
Demonstrated communication, leadership, and organizational skills
Strong writing and proofreading skills
Works well in a team and with a wide range of people
Photography and video experience preferred
Ability to think creatively and critically to identify and solve problems
Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
Currently enrolled as a college sophomore or junior in Marketing, Communications, Advertising, Business or related concentrations
Interns will be compensated at an hourly rate for an average of 20 hours per week. The internship will be from August – May.
Please submit cover letter and resume to Gina Jiovani (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you are interested.
To apply for this job email your details to email@example.com.