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American Red Cross of Central SC

Organization:
American Red Cross of Central SC 
2751 Bull Street
Columbia, SC 29201

Supervisor: 
Name: Anna Kate Twitty
Title: Regional Communications Officer 
Email: AnnaKate.Twitty@redcross.org
Phone: 803-251-6038

Type of Organization:
 Agency  Media Organization  Governmental Agency  Educational  Not-For-Profit  Manufacturer, Retailer or Service  Other

Major Recommended for Position : 
 Advertising  Public Relations  Visual Communications  Broadcast Journalism  Print Journalism  Mass Communications Concentration

Pay:
Unpaid

Term: 
Spring Fall Summer

Duties of Intern:
Communications Internship Job Description Columbia Region Job Duties: Provide support to the Communications Department to include: • Writing content for blog and electronic newsletter • Writing news releases, media alerts and/or newsletter articles • Clipping and filing media articles • Interviewing and story writing • Implementing social media campaigns • Website content management • Assisting with special event promotion, planning and implementation • Assisting with graphic design for marketing collateral • Assisting with photography at events • Other duties as needed

Skills Required for Internship:
Qualifications: • Interns must be majoring in or have experience in communications, marketing, journalism, public relations or social media. • Must have completed freshman year of college • Strong writing skills are a must along with responsibility, a strong work ethic and commitment to learn. • Professional appearance and demeanor • Public speaking skills • Familiar with desktop publishing software Hours and Compensation: • 10 -15 hours per week required with at least a one-semester commitment • This is an unpaid internship, but we will work with the intern and college to secure course credits. How to apply: E-mail a resume and cover letter to Anna Kate Twitty, Regional Communications Officer at AnnaKate.Twitty@redcross.org.