Marketing Communications Intern

  • Minneapolis, MN
  • Intern

Company Description

Work Effects, located in downtown Minneapolis, is a consulting firm with over twenty years of experience. The purpose of our Intern Program to develop students and young professionals through hands-on experience combined with career development and industry networking opportunities. This program aims to provide interns with relevant experience, connections to practitioners within their field of study, and in-depth knowledge of the market in which we operate.

 

As Intern at Work Effects, you will receive:

 

  • Real-world experience and skill building
  • Constant performance feedback
  • Opportunities to connect with practitioners in our field
  • Projects that are aligned with both your professional and academic development goals and with our company’s objectives    
  • Recommendation letters, forms of completion, internship evaluations, and any other documents necessary to fulfill academic requirements.

     

For more information please visit http://www.work-effects.com/

If you have any questions, please contact us at careers@work-effects.com

Job Description

Work Effects is currently looking for a detail-oriented student with expertise in marketing and an interest in HR and consulting. This intern will be responsible for performing a variety of marketing communications, and sales-related activities in an HR consulting context.  

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Writing articles on Leadership Development and Organizational Culture blog
  • Contacting professional publications to publish materials
  • Creating professional and visually appealing user guides and reports for clients
  • Assisting in generating sales leads to develop organization’s business
    • Writing to support the promotion of recent products and announcements, proofreading, and publishing content for our monthly newsletters
    • Evaluating the effectiveness of our marketing materials and suggest improvements 

Qualifications

  • Student or recent graduate in journalism, English, public relations, marketing, HR, advertising, or related field
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative and to work independently
  • Strong computer skills, which includes proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • Interest and familiarity with HR and Consulting preferred
  • Passion for communications strategy, and eagerness to develop skills in various communications methods and styles 

Additional Information

Internship dates: January 6th, 2014 - May 16th, 2014

10-15 hours/ week; competitive hourly pay


To apply: please submit your cover letter, resume, and writing sample to careers@work-effects.com by December 2nd, 2013 See our careers website for details: www.work-effects.com/careers