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Intern Position Description
Intern Position Title: Marketing & Community Relations Internship (unpaid internship)
The Orange County Human Relations Commission and Council provide programs in partnership with schools, corporations, individuals, cities and foundations to foster mutual understanding and respect among residents in order to make Orange County a better place for ALL people to live, work, and do business.
We offer internships for qualified individuals in marketing, fundraising and program support. The positions provide valuable work experience in a supportive and motivating work environment.
Hours: The internship requires a time commitment of at least 10 hours per week for a minimum of 3 months. We do not provide a stipend or salary.
Research and write (short) pieces for publication in Building Bridges Newsletter
Research story leads and conduct interviews; draft articles for press
Help facilitate outreach effort
Assist in planning and executing educational efforts for members, donors and community friends including phone calls, mailings, and other related marketing activities.
Assist in public relations efforts by working with mainstream and alternative media.
Maintain and update media database
Carry out other projects, designed in consultation with the intern and staff
Excellent writing and communication skills
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
Ability to work on multiple projects at once, with various deadlines
Good research skills
Good editing and grammar skills
Organized, self-motivated and able to work independently on projects
Ability to work with a diverse range of people
Familiarity with PC and Macintosh computers, and the World Wide Web
To apply for this exciting opportunity, please mail or e-mail your resume with a cover letter, two writing samples and three references to:
Tina Fernandez, Deputy Director
OC Human Relations
1300 S. Grand Ave, Bldg B, Santa Ana, CA 92705
714.567.7474 Fax email@example.com