Marketing Communications Interns

Special Olympics WisconsinMadison, WI

a month ago


Job Title

Marketing & Communications Intern

Job Location

Madison, Wisconsin

Job Overview

  • Assist Special Olympics Wisconsin's marketing and communications team in increasing public awareness of athletes' capabilities and needs, as well as promoting sporting events and fundraisers.
  • Gain hands-on experience in various facets of marketing and communications in the sports and non-profit environments.
  • Support marketing and communications efforts to staff, athletes, families, volunteers, donors, and communities in Wisconsin.


Unpaid internship


  • Content development:
    • Assist with various e-newsletters, targeted e-marketing, website content, video development, and maintenance of an editorial calendar.
  • Event marketing:
    • Aid in planning, logistics, information sheets, event banners, and day-of support for sporting or fundraising events.
  • Media relations:
    • Provide assistance with news releases, media advisories, and media pitches.
  • Advertising & promotions:
    • Assist with writing, editing, and designing deliverables.
  • Social media:
    • Develop and post content for social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram).
  • Measurement:
    • Analyze data to report measures of success (experience with Google Analytics a plus).
  • Perform administrative duties as needed.


  • Must be available to work 10-20 hours per week.
  • Own transportation to the office is required.
  • Must be willing to occasionally attend Special Olympics Wisconsin events around the state (transportation provided).
  • If applicable, willingness to work with the organization to provide support for internship credit.

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