ReCity Network seeks a media, communications, and public relations (marketing) intern to work with the director of operations in executing campaigns that support the company’s branding and strategic initiatives. The ideal candidate is an enthusiastic and motivated team player who has a strong work ethic, commitment to teamwork and passion for helping others. He or she is someone who can work in a collaborative environment and is willing to bring new ideas to the table while supporting ReCity’s mission of facilitating local leaders in the nonprofit space to serve disconnected youth in Durham.

Duties and Job Responsibilities (prioritized):

  • Update, maintain and enhance company website (Squarespace)
  • Launch, manage and maintain social media presence (Linkedin, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter)
  • Assist in writing, editing, proofreading and publishing monthly newsletters
  • Prepare branded hard-copy presentation folders for company pitches using FedEx Kinko’s services
  • Work with a signage vendor to print branding vinyls and banners for ReCity tenants and corporate sponsors
  • Work with a design vendor to create requested marketing materials
  • Execute Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for website
  • Assist in the preparation and administration of web meetings, conferences, seminars and community events
  • Distribute e-communication blasts and report on results qualifications
  • Proficient in, or ability to quickly learn, Squarespace, social media accounts, online ordering, Word, Excel and Powerpoint
  • Strong communication and writing skills
  • Problem-solver with the ability to present options to staff and execute in a timely manner
  • Highly motivated and committed to excellence
  • Flexibility and ability to adapt to change
  • Strong organizational skills, ability to prioritize and multitask
  • Must believe in the ReCity mission to support local leaders and nonprofits as they serve the youth of Durham
  • Must have own laptop or desktop to perform work (help available)
  • Must have reliable transportation to commute to Durham

Please submit all applications in the following manner: Send an email to this address with the subject line “Marketing Intern Application.” Attach a resume and cover letter in PDF form. For the internship, in lieu of a cover letter, you may write a body paragraph about why you would like the position and your qualifications.

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