The National MS Society mobilizes people and resources to drive research for a cure and to address the challenges of everyone affected by MS. The Upper Midwest Chapter seeks a Marketing and Public Relations Intern based in our Minneapolis office.
Marketing and Public Relations
Minimum 15 hours per week
September – December 2014, start/end dates flexible
The position is responsible for conducting interviews and composing stories for a quarterly newsletter and monthly emails, as well as pulling comprehensive media lists and helping to maintain the chapter website. Previous experience with Associated Press style is preferred, as well as basic knowledge of Adobe InDesign. The intern will also have the opportunity to collaborate on other marketing, public relations or design projects as desired. Marketing and public relations interns leave with a valuable experience for resumes and a professional portfolio.
College junior or senior majoring in an applicable field, fluent in Microsoft office applications. Knowledge of AP style is preferred.
The internship is unpaid. If the selected intern’s school has a credit program or offers work-study funds for internships, the Society will work with the intern and school to meet qualifying site requirements for those programs where possible.