Employment Opportunities

Receptionist

Part time position - 20-24 hours per week, approx 11a – 5p.
Monday to Thursday plus some event nights and weekends.
Familiarity of MNYK events, businesses and owners is a plus.

Job Duties include but are not limited to:
- Greet Walk in Visitors – Answer basic questions and give out materials.
- Answer Phones – Direct Calls to the appropriate team member or committee chair – take messages.
- Communicate with committee chairs about scheduled meetings and information for board meetings.
- Confirm and set meetings for members with appropriate staff.
- Sort thru incoming mail and packages and distribute as needed.
- Handle MNYK merchandise inventory and sell MNYK merchandise.
- Keep inventory of basic office supplies.
- Set main room or conference room for committee meetings.
- Manage the email address.
- Update Members listings on website from current member list.
- Help Distribute MNYK materials to businesses in the district.

Interested applicants should send their resume to . by July 10th 2018


Internships

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:

Public Relations

  • 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

Marketing

  • 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

Event Planning

  • 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.

Other

  • 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

  • Organization Skills
  • Creativity
  • 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

Apply

We accept applications for interns throughout the year. If interested please send your resume and a short letter to Leksey Maltzman at lmaltzman@manayunk.org.

Deadlines are as follows:
Summer Interns: March 1st
Fall Interns: July 1st
Spring Interns: November 1st