Marketing Communications Intern (10-15 hours per week)

Shaw JCC of Akron 750 White Pond Dr, Akron OH

Join a passionate team in a fast-paced and supportive environment! This is a unique opportunity to be part of a vibrant community organization that puts on dozens of inter-generational programs throughout the year. The Marketing Communications Intern Assistant will be a valued member of the Marketing team working closely with the Campus Marketing Director, participating in brainstorm sessions and driving hands-on and impactful work. This is a huge growth opportunity for someone looking to drive a strategic marketing plan across channels.

The ideal candidate is a positive, self-motivated team player who is enthusiastic about joining the Shaw JCC’s marketing team and supporting community outreach and marketing goals. S/he is an excellent communicator and strong writer. College juniors, seniors or recent graduates in journalism, communications or marketing are preferred.

The ideal candidate will work 10-15 hours per week during Winter 2019. Exact timeframe will be mutually agreed upon before the chosen candidate begins internship. This position may be offered a paid stipend. Course credit may be arranged. The Shaw JCC will work within the internships/fieldwork requirements of your school. 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Adobe Creative Suite experience is a plus
  • Demonstrated excellence in written and verbal communication
  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be able to work in a team environment.
  • Must have personal and reliable transportation.
  • Accuracy, timeliness, dependability and attention to detail are essential.
  • Must be committed to working approx. 10 to 15 hours per week.

Skills/knowledge preferred, but not required:

  • Graphic design
  • Video production
  • Web design
  • Google Analytics
  • Knowledge of AP Style
  • Photography


Please submit a cover letter of interest and resume to Angela Atwood at by January 14th. No phone calls please.