Internships are offered at the Manayunk Development Corporation throughout the year during Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters. We are a small office looking for self-starters and motivated team players to help us with public relations, marketing, social media and event planning for the Manayunk brand.
Intern’s duties would include but are not limited to:
Work with the Public Relations & Events Coordinator as well as our PR consultant to push Manayunk events to the media
Keep track of Manayunk’s news coverage by tracking clips through Google Alerts
Update newsletters that are distributed to merchants every other week
Work with the Marketing & Events Coordinator as well as our Marketing consultant to push Manayunk events to the public
Update and maintain Manayunk.com with event information, homepage design and promotional material
Create visuals and graphics for the web, advertisements and social media
Social Media & Email Blasts
Post updates on our Facebook page, Twitter handle, Instagram, Pinterest and YouTube sites
Upload pictures from recent Manayunk events to keep our pages fresh
Create e-mail messages to be distributed to our merchants and community members through the Constant Contact operating system
Help with all aspects of event planning for several of Manayunk’s signature events including First Friday in Manayunk, Manayunk Arts Festival, Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival and Restaurant Week, and Holidays In Manayunk.
Build relationships with Manayunk business owners and community leaders
Be knowledgeable about Manayunk’s attractions and key highlights to inform guests that visit our visitors center
Skills & Experience
Ability to Mutli-Task
Strong Writing Skills
Knowledge of Social Media Trends
Graphic Design Skills
Event Planning Experience
Advanced Knowledge of Microsoft Office and Photoshop
We accept applications for interns throughout the year. If interested please send your resume and a short letter to Caitlin Maloney at .
Deadlines are as follows: Summer Interns: March 1st Fall Interns: July 1st Spring Interns: November 1st