National Marrow Donor Program PR Intern-180000IK in Minneapolis, Minnesota

The public relations intern will work primarily with marketing staff focused on raising awareness of the Be The Match brand and key organization focus areas through message development, content strategy, thought leadership, influencer relations and media relations. The person in this role will be assigned projects and mentors to help him or her gain a better understanding of communications best practices, standards of performance and office culture. This is a hands-on internship that will provide the opportunity to make valuable contributions to our life saving work.Ability to:Excel in time management skills.Demonstrate a passion for staying on top of trends in marketing and communications.Demonstrate attention to detail, as well as strong written and verbal communications skills.Demonstrate proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Internet search applications.Education and/or Experience:Currently enrolled in a marketing/public relations-focused Bachelor's degree program at a college or university. Completed at least two years of relevant coursework.Preferred Qualifications: (Additional qualifications that may make a person even more effective in the role, but are not required for consideration)One previous internship preferred.VEVRAA Federal ContractorRequest Priority Protected Veteran ReferralsEqual Opportunity Employer minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity