Communications and Events Intern

Brooklyn Outdoor - Detroit, MI (30+ days ago)

The candidate should be highly organized and able to perform multiple tasks for different functions simultaneously and should possess the following attributes:

Behavioral Competencies
Interacts openly and honestly.
Listens actively and respectfully.
Is direct and specific in both written and spoken communication
Presents written communication in a succinct format
Articulates the vision, mission, and value proposition to internal and external stakeholders positively and enthusiastically
Proactively identifies opportunities to improve efficiency and quality.
Involves others: Listens to and fully involves others in team decisions and actions; values and uses individual differences and talents.
Models commitment: Adheres to the team's expectations and guidelines; actively accepts and supports the team role assigned; leads by example; fulfills team responsibilities; demonstrates personal commitment to the team.

Responds rapidly and effectively to requests or questions.
Seeks information to clarify and understand the impact of process and workflow changes.

Position Requirements & Responsibilities
Strong knowledge of Adobe products and Microsoft Office Suite (specifically excel)
Strong media relationships preferred
Strong writing and speaking skills required
Maintain and Build communications contact database

Proactively initiate and engage in PR outreach and building relationships with media outlets
Assist in pitch ideas and development for stories
Create original content for j’adore Detroit blog and media for contributed content
Participate in weekly team meetings and provide updated status sheets
Maintain office organization and presentation
Assist with client appreciation initiatives
Assist events team in preparing loft for events and walkthroughs
Assist events team in marketing materials, outreach, and lead gen
Other miscellaneous tasks as requested by managers

Job Schedule: Part-Time
Unpaid or college credit
Job Location: Detroit, MI

Job Types: Part-time, Internship