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Spring 2017: The Greater Richmond Partnership Inc. - Marketing & Communications Intern (PAID)

Jan 20, 2017

Posted in: Advertising internships, Internships & scholarships, Journalism internships, Public Relations internships

The Greater Richmond Partnership, Inc., the regional economic development organization, is seeking a student intern for the Spring 2017 semester. The Partnership is a 501c3 non-profit that markets the region to businesses domestically and internationally using advertising, strategic communications and social media.

The intern’s primary responsibility will include supporting our Regional Marketing and Business Development team. Responsibilities may include:

  • Assist with coordination of website redesign project
  • Create blog and website content
  • Provide assistance with events, depending on availability
  • Develop newsletters and make website updates
  • Prepare advertising campaigns in Google Adwords and LinkedIn
  • Develop marketing collateral and publications

The Partnership prefers a senior Marketing, Advertising or Master’s Degree student for this paid internship. The position is only open to current VCU students.

Familiarity with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Powerpoint), Adobe Creative Suite and Internet searching is necessary. The ideal candidate will have basic knowledge of business-to-business marketing. Strong language, writing and analytical skills are recommended.

For more information on the Partnership, please visit

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter and writing samples to Michael Ivey, Communications Director, at This position is open until filled.