College Summer Internship

Marketing Intern

Company: Visit Wichita
Location: Wichita, Kansas
Field: Graphic Design/Media, Journalism/Advertising/PR, Marketing/Communications
Final Date Accepting Applications:
Term: -
Hours Per Week: 29
Industry: Hospitality

Position Details:

At Visit Wichita, our goal is for interns to develop professionally from their internship experience. Interns will work directly with the marketing staff to creatively promote partners to out-of-town visitors. Interns of Visit Wichita can expect to receive hands-on, entry level, professional work experience, having the opportunity to build a professional portfolio. They will learn from a professionally trained team and will have the opportunity to meet and develop relationships with key vendors, destination partners and community leaders.

Essential Duties

  • • Write content highlighting Visit Wichita programs and partners including press releases, blogs, social media content, and other projects as assigned
  • • Work cross-departmentally with other staff as necessary to assist with operations efforts at various organization and community events
  • • Add events to the online calendar
  • • Assist with projects in Wrike, a project management software
  • • Organize photo, video and other creative assets
  • • Advanced computer experience including Microsoft Office Suite
  • • Knowledge of the Greater Wichita area including attractions, arts and cultural institutions, restaurants, festivals and events
  • • Keen attention to detail, the ability to coordinate multiple tasks and meet strict deadlines
  • • Log marketing activities into the CRM database for reporting purposes

People Skills (Required)

  • • Strong time management skills
  • • Excellent customer service
  • • Excellent writing skills
  • • Graphic design skills a plus
  • • Photography skills a plus