Marketing & Events Intern

Purpose: To further the mission of End Slavery Tennessee by assisting with fundraising events, development activities, and marketing/social media work.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Provide support for event planning

  • Develop marketing materials, both general and event-related

  • Conduct research for potential sponsors and donors for events

  • Attend event planning meetings and trainings as assigned

  • Assist in the management of the donor information database which may include: entering confidential donor information, organizing data, creating reports

  • Must be comfortable making thank you calls and writing thank you notes to donors

  • Assist in creating social media content and monitoring analytics

  • Other development duties as assigned

General requirements:

  • Have a baseline knowledge of End Slavery Tennessee

  • Have a great attitude and good sense of humor

  • Be self-motivated and a team player with the ability to remain flexible in a fast-paced environment

  • In-depth knowledge of social media tools (e.g. Twitter and Facebook) and Microsoft Office

  • Have strong attention to details and excellent problem solving abilities

  • Excellent time management skills necessary to work independently

  • An effective communicator, both written and oral

Education and/or experience:

  • Currently working towards a degree in: Marketing, Public Relations, Communications, Business Administration, Operations Management, or related field

Work schedule/time commitment:

  • 10-15 hours/week with a flexible schedule with exact days and times to be determined according to your school schedule

  • This internship is not paid

Responsible to: Events and Communications Coordinator