Updated: Jul 30, 2020
I'm now looking for an intern! Come join a small team of two (myself and an assistant), and learn a lot. At Bedell Business Consulting, we work with small businesses on growing their organizations with an integrated approach and a marketing lens. Current clients are in the hospitality, arts, and social service sectors.
The intent is that this is a professional development opportunity for someone exploring the fields of public relations, social media, or journalism. The intern will exit the internship with portfolio pieces to show future employers.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities
Assist in creating press releases and other press communications
Manage and update press contact information including research new media contacts
Track and report media stories
Assist in writing blog posts and social media promotional copy
Create creative content for all platforms using Photoshop, Canva, and other design software
Schedule social media content (posting directly and via Hootsuite)
Maintain communications calendars for clients
Assist in media and community events, as available
Assist in research for new business opportunities
Administrative work, as assigned
Preferably 21 years-old or older
Must be available to work evenings and weekends as needed
Ability to take initiative, show good judgment, and manage projects from beginning to end
Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills
Exceptional ability to manage details
Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
Ability to meet deadlines
Work effectively both independently and as part of a team
Be available for 8 - 12 hours a week
Resume and portfolio building experience in PR, marketing, and communications in the hospitality, entertainment, and non-profit industries.
Hands-on learning from a communications expert and potential professional reference.
Great opportunity to learn about what happens behind the scenes and if the communications field is for you
School credit, if applicable
Please provide three professional references that can speak to your integrity, professionalism, responsibility, and flexibility.
Please email your interest and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dates: one academic quarter or semester (4-6 month commitment)
Bedell Communications & Business Consulting is an equal opportunity employer. We seek to hire candidates that reflect the cultural diversity of our community. We believe every employee has the right to work in an environment free from unlawful discrimination as is consistent with our commitment to diversity, respect, and inclusion. Consistent with applicable federal, state, and local laws, Bedell Communications provides all employees and applicants with equal opportunity in all aspects of the employment relationship.