T-shirt Project Marketing and Customer Services Internship
April 30, 2010 by Hatty
EJF has an exciting opportunity for a junior level candidate to join the marketing and pr team. The voluntary internship is a fantastic opportunity to get hands on experience in a broad range of areas within marketing and PR by assisting on EJF’s prestigious cotton campaign t-shirt project.
You are not expected to have a great deal of marketing and PR experience but should be keen, willing and enthusiastic about the principles of the discipline and learning more with the view to forging a professional career in this or a similar area.
Duties will include working directly with the Marketing and PR Executive to raise the public profile of the EJF through the t-shirt project. Working in all areas of the project to increase sales and generate income, provide friendly customer service and general business administration including letter writing.
An ideal candidate for this internship position should have the following skills:
a) Marketing and event enthusiast — a candidate for this position MUST have a passion for marketing, promotions and events
b) Excellent verbal and written communications skills — intern will be spending time on the phone and communicating via e-mail and written documents
c) Be Internet savvy — intern must understand the net and be well versed in utilizing search engines, e-mail lists and online research tools
d) Organizational and computer skills — intern will be updating data in MS Word, Excel, (some prior experience with these programs is required); attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines is key
e) Business acumen and professionalism — intern will be given responsibility to work on client service and/or business development related tasks
Please send a CV and cover letter by 10th May 2010. The position will be based at EJF’s Islington office for 3 months, 3 days per week. Local travel and lunch expenses covered.