Thursday, November 13, 2008

Marketing Internship at the Standard Times

The Standard Times in New Bedford is recruiting a marketing intern for the Spring 2009 semester.

Position: Marketing Assistant/Intern

Reports to: Market Development Manager

Primary responsibilities:

Responsibilities include:
Basic copywriting and proofing of promotional material including brochures, online and in-paper ads.
Proactively organize and attend events designed to promote SouthCoast Media Group and its Web sites.

Act as coordinator for media sponsorships with local non profits and participate in community events as needed.

Working with creative services to develop marketing materials and online graphics.

Explore building relationships and partnerships with other website, media and organizations.
Seek opportunities and complete applications for contests and awards for SouthCoast Media group products.

Assist in the development of sales initiatives and program to build readership and marketing solutions for local businesses.

Ability to manager multiple projects including administrative tasks, in a fast-paced, deadline driven work environment.

Additional preferred skills include:
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Excellent time management skills and the ability to multi-task.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Leslie Poulin at

This is an unpaid internship.