Position Title: Marketing/PR intern
Company/Organization Name: SpotLightSeattle
Position Description: The internships would take place at the offices of SpotLightSeattle/Connie Blumenthal either at their downtown Seattle office, or at their office on Mercer Island. The internship will focus on, among other things, marketing, writing, strategy, social media and media outreach. There would also likely be some administrative components. The internships would be unpaid and for school credit, and can be flexible in terms of time of year, scheduling and length of internship.
In addition to learning the ins and outs of marketing/pr, students will also get the chance to learn about journalism as part of the SpotLightSeattle.com site. Job will include marketing targeting and strategy, event management and communications with clients.
Qualifications: Prefer students who are studying marketing/pr, journalism and are reliable, good writers, creative and have a can-do attitude.
Company/Organization Description: SpotLightSeattle is a Seattle based lifestyle online magazine focusing on Luxury Living in the Northwest. We cover dining, wine, charity events, travel amongst other topics.
Total number of weekly hours: 10-15 per week
Salary (if applicable): n/a
Number of openings: multiple
Start Date: negotiable
Academic credit available.
Address: 2715 1st Ave
City, State, Zip: Seattle, WA 98121
Contact Person: Connie Blumenthal
E-mail Address: Connie@connieblumenthal.com
Web Address: www.SpotLightSeattle.com
Application Instructions: Please send letter of introduction and resume to Connie Blumenthal, Founder, SpotLightSeattle, Media and PR at the above email address.
Official Documentation: Per U.S. Department of Labor laws, once an intern has been selected SpotLightSeattle will require an emergency contact form to be filled out. SpotLightSeattle also requires a letter stating the intern’s goals and what they hope to learn, printed on the letterhead of their school. This letter should be signed by the intern’s professor/advisor as well as the student, who will also acknowledge on the same letter that they understand the SpotLightSeattle internship is unpaid.
The media and pr internship would take place at one of two offices-either SpotLightSeattle or Realogics Sotheby’s and will focus on, among other things, writing, strategy, social media and media outreach. There would also likely be some administrative components. The internships would be unpaid and for school credit, and can be flexible in terms of time of year, scheduling and length of internship.
In addition to learning the ins and outs of marketing/pr, students will also
get the chance to learn about journalism as well as marketing and media.