Communications Intern - Fall 2017

Chicago, Illinois, United States · Internship

Description

This internship provides real world experience creating content for various communications channels directly contributing to the magic of Make-A-Wish. The Communications Intern assists the Marketing Services team with many writing projects including writing biographical sketches of wish children, newsletter stories, web content and news releases. The position also involves interviewing wish families, contacting media, monitoring coverage and occasional social media projects.

Daily assignments include:

Time Commitment: Interns are asked to make a cycle commitment for two days a week from August 28th through December 15th.

Requirements

Skills and Abilities:

Preferred Qualifications:

Note: Applicants must also submit two brief writing samples with your cover letter.

Additional Requirements:

***Preferred candidates will be contacted to schedule interviews in May. All internships are unpaid.***

Benefits

An internship at Make-A-Wish Illinois provides a unique opportunity to see how a renowned nonprofit organization runs from the inside. In addition to the learning opportunities outlined in the job description, all interns also:

We want to invite YOU to be a part of the magic that we experience every day at Make-A-Wish and learn why we are consistently ranked as one of The Nonprofit Times' "Top Nonprofits to Work For!"

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