WESTERN NEW YORK — Metro Group Inc. is seeking college applicants who are interested in a fall internship working as a marketing/communications intern, in the marketing and digital media department. Qualified applicants should have completed foundation courses in marketing and communications and be in their junior or senior years.
The applicant should be eager to learn the ins and outs of the business and willing to assist with marketing, public relations and social media efforts. This position will allow the candidate to gain experience with working the following elements:
– Developing and maintaining sales proposals and collateral, desktop publishing, rate cards, newsletters, brochures and many other materials related to marketing.
– Executing a wide variety of details that involve direct mail, email broadcast campaigns, outbound calls, marketing trade shows and events, public relations, customer communications, media advertisements, promotions and other marketing plans.
– Producing web content, blogging, press releases and digital media programs.
– Using social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, for business promotions and marketing.
The internship is 15 weeks long, with flexible hours available. Interested parties may utilize this internship as a college-credited course, pending permission from the school. This can be determined, upon acceptance.
Interested parties should be interested in writing, possess a desire to learn and be hardworking and disciplined. Access to a vehicle is preferred, as well as a valid driver’s license.
Applicants may submit a resume with a cover letter, to Sandra Nichols at P.O. Box 790, Cheektowaga, N.Y. 14225 or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.