2014 Topsfield Fair InternshipBookmark This
207 Boston St
DescriptionWant to be part of one of Massachusetts largest events, attracting nearly half a million patrons every year? The Topsfield Fair is seeking undergraduate and graduate students who are looking for hands on experience in business, public relations, entertainment, marketing, and event planning.
The Topsfield Fair is looking to hire interns for the 2014 Fair.
ResponsibilitiesDuties Include (not limited to):
-Assist with the Topsfield Fair’s social media projects: Facebook, Twitter, contests, promotions, Instagram, @the Fair Blog, photo albums, and videos.
-Work with the Education Department to plan and execute several programs including Read & Win, Growums, and the Field Trip programs. Intern will act as a liaison for these projects and will interact with youth, librarians, teachers, and various other people.
-Travel around the North Shore, representing the Topsfield Fair and Essex Agricultural Society at a variety of events.
-Form relationships with local businesses and organizations and use these to create advertisement opportunities.
-Design and print an assortment of different marketing and informational flyers, packets, etc. to be distributed prior to and during the Topsfield Fair.
-Complete a wrap up of the Fair, when the Fair is over.
Requirements-Extensive knowledge of Microsoft software, especially Word and Excel.
-Extensive knowledge of current social media (Facebook, Twitter, Hootsuite, Wordpress).
-Oral, verbal and writing communication skills.
-Ability to pay attention to detail, complete assignments and tasks with accuracy and in a timely manner with minimal supervision.
-FLEXIBLE (we are a fast pace, but small office and working with co-workers and being flexible is a must)
-Phone Skills (comfortable with both making calls and answer calls)
-Self-motivated and skilled at effective multi-tasking.
-Innovative, creative, and full of new ideas!
-Experience in writing and editing press releases is a plus.
-Must have a driver’s license and a clean motor vehicle record.