Public Relations & Marketing Intern (Advocate BroMenn)

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Advocate Health Care
Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, 1304 Franklin Ave
Normal, IL
Posted: August 19 2016
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: Part-time, Unpaid

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Description

Advocate Health Care’s Public Affairs and Marketing Internship Program allows students to gain experience in one or more core area(s) of the department. We are seeking interns all year round at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center in Normal, Illinois. Start time is based upon availability of intern. We are looking to have interns for the fall, winter, spring and summer semesters.

Responsibilities

• Development of media pitching skills to local, state and national media outlets 
• Boost writing and editorial skills by assisting on a variety of internal and external communications initiatives 
• Write news stories for Advocate’s health enews website
• Enhance technical skills through emerging smart mediums and technologies, including social media and web content development
• Gain experience in stakeholder relations through community and government outreach 
• Increase legislative knowledge about health care delivery through research and government relations initiatives 
• Enhance business acumen by building relationships with administrative mangers, directors and executives
• Assist with internal communications, such as newsletters and memos

Requirements

• College/university junior or senior, or recent graduate, obtaining BA/BS/MBA in public relations, marketing, journalism/mass communications, public health or equivalent area of focus
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Self motivated and effective task manager
• High level of creativity and ability to think outside of the box
• Ability to work independently and think critically
• Organized and detail oriented
• Access to reliable transportation
• Knowledge of PR strategy and planning, marketing, business communications, media relations, and/or government and community relations preferred
• minimum 10 weeks with a flexible start date
• minimum 20 hrs/week with set hours required (note: some assignments may require minimal evening or weekend hours)
• strong candidates may have opportunities to extend internship

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