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Arthritis Foundation - Charlotte

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Year Founded:
1978
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Kathy Streng
Main Address:
7621 Little Ave
Suite 215
Charlotte, NC 28209
Volunteer Opportunity:

Public Health Internship

The Arthritis Foundation is seeking an energetic and passionate marketing and communications intern to assist with the marketing, promotion, and communication of the Live Yes! Arthritis Network, special events and educational programming.

Our team of dedicated volunteers and professionals are leading the fight for the arthritis community and helping to conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science, and building community connections.

Responsibilities:
• Create a grassroots marketing and advertising plan to increase participation in the Jingle Bell Run, Walk to Cure Arthritis, educational programs, arthritis connect groups, and patient reported outcome assessments
• Develop marketing and advertising strategies for volunteer recruitment
• Work with in-kind media partners
• Prepare content for constituent email communications
• Plan and create Social Media content
• Assist with website updates
• Prepare collateral materials for special events and educational programming
• Customize and disseminate press releases
• Assist with administrative projects as needed

Requirements:
• Microsoft Office proficiency
• Internet savvy with regular and consistent computer and internet access
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Experience working with social media platforms
• Self-motivated, team player with the ability to meet deadlines, remain flexible, and adjust to changing priorities in a fast-paced environment
• Strong organizational skills, with keen attention to details
• Must be able to work in a group and independently

The Fall Marketing & Communications internship will run through December 2020, with the opportunity to extend if desired. Spring and summer internships are available as well. This is a remote opportunity with part-time and full-time options available. Occasional evening and weekend work may be needed. This is an unpaid career experience program; course credit may be provided.


For consideration please send cover letter and resume to kstreng@arthritis.org.

Internship

Open to
Individual
Group

Size of Group: 

Any

Skills Needed

Counseling & Mentoring
Donor Relations
Marketing & Public Relations
Social Media

When

Next occurrence is
Thu, 10/29/2020  
Repeats every day from Aug 14th, 2020 to Dec 30th, 2020.
Anytime
Opportunity can occur at any time, day or night, within a selected date range.

Location Details

Work from Anywhere