Loyola University / Communication Internships

PR, Marketing: Starlight MidAtlantic

Summer Internship: Marketing, PR and Communications Department

Starlight MidAtlantic is seeking a communications intern to assist with a range of communications projects. Recent graduates and current students pursuing a degree in communications, public relations, marketing, or related field are encouraged to apply. Depending on skills and interests, intern projects may include:

* Maintaining and expanding the media contact database and in-house outreach mailing list.
* Organizing media clippings and creating media hit book.
* Building network partnerships and supporting outreach programs.
* Assisting with website maintenance, print and e-newsletters.
* Working on new and current media outreach.
* Helping to create and maintain media outlet relationships.
* Writing and editing press releases and media announcements.
* Planning special events and turnkey events.
* Assisting in new program launches.
* Creating marketing materials and displays.
* Preparing cause marketing proposals, Starlight MidAtlantic information and press packets.
* Other projects as assigned.


* Strong attention to detail.
* Strong computer skills, including Kintera, Photoshop, Illustrator, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Word.
* Demonstrated writing skills and the ability to conceptualize and write position-oriented copy.
* Ability to effectively prioritize and meet deadlines in a timely manner.
* Excellent communication skills; verbal, written and interpersonal.

How to Apply:

Send resume and statement of career goals. Email preferred; subject line MUST be "Communications Internship Application." Please contact: Katie Strumpf, Program Services & Volunteer Coordinator, Starlight MidAtlantic, 2020 K Street, Suite 600, Washington, DC 20006. Phone: 202.293.7827. Fax: 202.293.9060, katie.strumpf@starlight-midatlantic.org. Please indicate if you are requesting academic credit for this internship and your availability.