Job Details

The City of Worcester is an EEO/AA Employer. Preference is given to Worcester residents.

If you wish to apply for this position, the deadline is Open Until Filled. Please note the following application options for this position:
  • Applicants are Encouraged to Apply Online
  • By Mailing to the Department of Human Resources, ATTN: EVENT AND MARKETING INTERN, 455 Main Street, Room 109, Worcester, MA 01608
    (If applying via US Mail, please include a completed Application Questionnaire & VSID)
  • In Person at Human Resources (See Special Notes in Description Below If Any)
Title
EVENT AND MARKETING INTERN
Department/Division
Cultural Development
Apply Start Date
07/25/2019
Apply End Date
Open Until Filled
Type
Internship
Hours
20 Per Week
Wage
$13.00 Per Hour
Description

EVENT & MARKETING INTERN
CULTURAL DEVELOPMENT
CITY OF WORCESTER

The City of Worcester Cultural Development Department seeks interns to assist in City of Worcester and Worcester Cultural Coalition marketing and special event program coordination. Qualified interns will illustrate an interest in cultural, economic, and community development, as well as public relations and event promotion and coordination. Intern duties may include, but are not limited to: writing and creating content (i.e. press releases, social media posts, email blasts, website posts); communicating with vendors and members of the public; producing graphic design items and distributing promotional materials; assisting with event coordination, setup/breakdown, and tabling; and conducting administrative assignments. Candidates must have an enthusiasm for public sector work, possess a good sense of humor and be an organized self-starter. Some weekends and night time hours may be required. Some physical work is required – interns must be able to lift 30-50 pounds of weight. Other duties may arise depending on individual interests and departmental need.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent time management and attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Customer service experience
  • Experience with graphic design software: Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Publisher, Lightroom, or equivalent
  • Knowledge of social media/communication platforms: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Constant Contact
  • Digital photography and video skills

SALARY: $13.00 Hourly, Part-Time

To apply, please visit: www.worcesterma.gov/employment or send resume and cover letter to: City of Worcester, 455 Main Street, Room 109, Worcester, MA 01608. Preference given to Worcester Residents. The City of Worcester is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Direct inquiries to: City Hall Human Resources, 508-799-1030, HR@Worcesterma.gov.

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