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Social media marketing intern (Kansas City, Missouri)

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 11:48 -- Steven J Rottinghaus
Type: 
Part time
Opportunity: 
Internship
Details: 

The Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce (KC Chamber) is seeking a self-motivated intern to assist with social media campaigns and marketing efforts. The internship will primarily support the World Trade Center – KC (the international division of the KC Chamber) with some time spent supporting the Civic and Community Initiatives team. The internship will be concentrated within a respective scope of work, but duties will vary from creation and publication of relevant, high-quality content to online engagement with members, investors and strategic partners. This internship includes both independent work and opportunities for collaborative projects and high visibility interactions with business, community, and elected leaders. Our interns are an integral part of the KC Chamber, and we value candidates who are driven to succeed and interested in community leadership.

Internships with the KC Chamber are not paid but offer valuable hands-on experience. This experience allows students to explore areas of interest and decide if this is an area for a potential career. Class credit is available to students who meet the prerequisites. 

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • Strong written and oral communication skills including high levels of both written and spoken English language
  • Self-directed, possess effectual critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Organized, and able to manage multiple responsibilities and deadlines
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products, specifically Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Proficient in various social media platforms (Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, etc.)
  • Prior experience running a professional social media campaign is a plus
  • Prior experience with Canva and HootSuite a plus
  • Reliable transportation
  • An interest in international business is a plus
    This is an unpaid internship opportunity.

HOW TO APPLY:

QUESTIONS:

Contact Kristine Vainovska Twidwell
twidwell@kcchamber.com
816-221-2424