Communications Intern

Communications Intern

Acadian House Kitchen + Bath Design, a leading local design/build firm that specializes in low stress, high-quality renovations, is looking to expand their team of experts by hiring a communications intern. If you are a highly organized and effective communicator who is looking for experience in handling client and media relations, then this internship is for you!

Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Junior or Senior with concentration in Communication Studies or Mass Communications. Recent graduates also considered.
  • Clear and effective verbal and written interpersonal communication skills.
  • Must possess a professional, outgoing, and passionate personality.
  • Work effectively in both a team environment as well as independently.
  • Strong planning and organizational skills with a sense of priority and attention to detail.
  • Skilled in Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator.
  • Knowledge of AP and MLA style, media writing, and keen eye for proper grammar and spelling.
  • Familiar with social media and current trends.

Responsibilities:

General duties include assisting Client and Media Relations coordinator with day to day tasks, such as:

  • Greeting and tending to potential and existing clients when they visit the showroom.
  • Establishing a hospitable relationship with potential and existing clients.
  • Recruiting clientele.
  • Administrative and clerical duties.
  • Creating and analyzing social media strategies, campaigns, and content.
  • Creating and analyzing marketing strategies and advertisements, including print, digital, and video.
  • Coordinating special events such as monthly Sip & Sauté cooking classes, open houses, and industry shows.

What you will learn:

Those who complete the intensive internship will gain hands on experience in account management, public relations, media relations, as well as industry specific knowledge.
Duration of Position: TBD
Hours: TBD. Flexible schedule, ideal for students. Must be available within company hours, Monday – Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Compensation: Paid Internship
To apply: Email contact@ahkbs.com, Subject: Communications Intern, Last Name. Include cover letter, résumé, and writing sample.