Media Marketing Internship
The Smithsonian Media Marketing Internship is designed to provide a meaningful, hands-on learning experience. The Smithsonian Media Marketing Internship offers a unique opportunity to learn about all aspects of the media spectrum while making meaningful contributions to marketing, publishing, sales projects as well as for building writing, personal, organizational and project management skills. Through weekly meetings with the Mentor, the Marketing team and Ad Sales team, the Intern will have the opportunity to develop an understanding of the marketing process such as event planning and assisting the sales team, while gaining valuable real-world experience. The Intern will be mentored by the Promotion Coordinator, who will arrange for monthly development meetings to evaluate the skills learned and experiences of the internship, reflect on how they apply to the Intern's education/career goals, and chart a course for the coming months. The intern will:1.Learn about and help plan our signature Museum Day Live! event2.Research and communicate with museums 3.Help increase museum participation/registration 4.Assist marketing team with other sales supportThe ideal candidate will be thoughtful, self-motivated and academically inclined, with great attention to detail and the ability to work successfully as part of a team. We're looking for excellent communication skills, both oral and written, with a professional and courteous manner. Candidates should be currently enrolled in BA/MA degree program in a related field of study. Unpaid internship - $1000 total stipend available. Grand Central location.Tenure Dates: Starting in late May 2014, 3 month internshipFull-time internship, 40 hours/week. Will work with intern for school credit. Please submit a cover letter indicating your interest in the internship, along with a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Final selection will be subject to the intern's successful completion of a pre-appointment background check.