Publications Internship

Bookmark This

Connections

Description

About Accrete Group:
Accrete Group, an association management company (AMC*), supports volunteer leaders of nonprofits and associations in developing strategies to improve the organization’s capacity to serve its constituents. We provide all the staffing services tax exempt organizations require from strategic management for growth and development working with the leaders of our clients as part of their team to managing the day-to-day activities of financial management, event planning, administrative support, government relations grassroots, membership development, and publications support including print, electronic and Internet.

Internship Description:
Secure and create content for their newsletters, both print and electronic. Become the point person for content that will come in from a variety of sources: members, volunteers, staff, consultants, and speakers. Identify gaps in content and find, through online searches and industry publications, additional sources of content, develop relationships with content contributors on behalf of the organization, track the contact information for these sources, and introduce the leadership of the organization(s) to them for continuity with them for years to come. Organize and copy edit content. Write content for the organization on matters of importance which include members news, association events, government relations reports, and potentially articles on hot topics and breaking news. Oversee the work of the graphic designer for print newsletters and create e-newsletters using Constant Contact. Work independently from your location while collaborating with staff, volunteers, and interns as necessary.

Responsibilities

You will enhance your skills in organizing, editing, publishing publications/newsletters, and develop good relationships with the members of our organization. Our culture is knowledge-based and team-oriented. Ideas for how to streamline processes to be more efficient and more effectively are welcome. Those you work with will provide mentor-ship. You will work directly with our leadership and potentially members of the volunteer leadership team. Your experience will result in high-level skills and high-level responsibilities to add to your resume. If you are successful as an intern, you will receive a stellar letter of recommendation, contacts to people in high places for business opportunities, and coaching each week to help you reach your professional goals. Everything you create (that is not confidential) will be available to you for your professional portfolio and we will help you arrange for academic credit if necessary.

Requirements

Organized, detail-oriented, and the ability at portray a good business image. Please have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Comfort and proficiency with technology like e-mail, the Internet, MS Office, and have the willingness to learn user-friendly software. Able to multi-task and work independently, yet not intimidated to ask questions when needed. Must be reliable, punctual, and able to attend phone meetings a few times a week to conduct interviews and meet with staff. Being adaptable to changes in projects and priorities as required. Intern should also have some experience in editing, organizing publications/newsletters, and some knowledge of graphic design. Must be adaptable to different work environments and should have an optimistic attitude.

How To Apply

Apply
Login or Sign Up to apply.