Marketing & Events Intern - Summer 2019 | Engage! Cleveland

Engage! Cleveland 

Engage! Cleveland is a community engagement organization for young professionals and business/community leaders who are passionate about making Cleveland a lasting home for the next generation. Our goal is to attract, engage and retain young, diverse talent to Greater Cleveland by connecting young professionals to people, jobs, organizations and events.



8200 Sweet Valley Drive, Suite 100, Cleveland, Ohio 44125



Our Marketing & Events Intern will learn about Cleveland’s young professional community, employer and civic engagement in great detail. Intern will gain experience in nonprofit marketing, events and programming.



This internship requires a minimum of 15-20 hours per week, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30 am – 5 pm. Additional hours might be required during events.



The successful applicant will:

  • Write content for marketing collateral, social media and website

  • Assist with the planning and execution of events, programs and services

  • Assist with the promotion of EC signature events

  • Utilize social media and other platforms to share EC information across several platforms

  • Assist with data management and other duties as needed



The successful applicant must:

  • Be in the process of earning a Bachelor’s or advanced degree, preferably in communications, marketing, public relations, events, business or a related field

  • Possess strong written and oral communication skills

  • Have knowledge of Microsoft Office, WordPress, social media sites, Hootsuite software, and WordPress

  • Possess outstanding time management skills, organizational skills and a great attention to detail

  • Demonstrate the ability to work independently

  • Have experience with nonprofits, events and communications or a desire to learn

  • Have the ability to attend public functions/events as a representative of EC

  • Have a strong passion for Cleveland and Engage! Cleveland’s mission


What will you gain from this internship:

·      Opportunity to network with Cleveland young professionals and community leaders

·      Hands-on experience in the process of planning and implementing a variety of events and programs

·      Experience in marketing an organization to a target audience

·      An extensive knowledge of the many facets of the nonprofit industry

·      Knowledge about community engagement and specifically the Greater Cleveland area

·      Job training in various aspects of the nonprofit industry including but not limited to marketing, events and programs.

Please apply by sending a cover letter, resume, and two writing samples (1-2 pages) to Ashley Basile Oeken, President at with the subject “Marketing & Events Intern by Friday, March 8, 2019. Please note you’ll only be considered if we receive all the application materials noted above.


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