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Spring 2018: Northstar Academy - Communications Intern

Feb 10, 2018

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

Communications Intern

Northstar Academy promotes educational excellence and career opportunities for students who have academic, physical or social challenges. 
Northstar Academy has two campuses. Northstar's Academic Campus is a k-12 private school for children with special needs. Northstar Career Academy provides vocational training for high school juniors and seniors, as well as young adults. 
We are looking for a dynamic intern to join our team. Interested candidates should email a résumé, cover letter and portfolio to Lauren Gwaley, Director of Marketing and Public Relations at


Social Media Support:
Coordinates social media campaigns
Schedules and publishes social media and web content
Proposes new ideas for social media content
Identifies social media opportunities
Drafts and writes engaging social posts

Marketing Support:
Assist in proposal, development and implementation in B2B marketing campaigns.
Assist in updating existing marketing materials.
Assist in blog writing and website copy development.
Skills and abilities
Strong writing skills
Experience and familiarity with Media event planning a plus.
Experience and familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite a plus (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop) and graphic design a plus
Experience and familiarity with video editing and Adobe Premier Pro a plus
Experience and familiarity with education a plus