We are currently seeking candidates for the following position(s):
Public Relations Intern
Habitat for Humanity-North Central Georgia, Inc. has an opening for a Public Relations Intern to be based in our Roswell office. This is an unpaid position, but we are happy to work with students to secure class credit. Habitat-NCG, an independent affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, is a non-profit housing ministry serving North Fulton, Cherokee, Forsyth and Dawson counties. Habitat-NCG meets its mission of providing affordable homes to qualified families by securing donated funds and materials and utilizing volunteer labor. The Habitat homeownership program is open to all people, regardless of race, religion, color or creed. Habitat-NCG is an equal opportunity employer.
The Public Relations Intern will work with the Resource Development department. The position is based out of the Roswell office located at 814 Mimosa Blvd, Roswell, GA; however, the position will require traveling to work sites within our service area of North Fulton, Forsyth, Cherokee, and Dawson Counties. The hours are flexible but will include occasional Saturday work. This is a part-time position of approximately 15 hours per week. You must have a car for transportation. While the position is unpaid, the Public Relations Intern will be reimbursed for mileage.
Responsibilities and Duties:
• Post messages to social media sites including Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, and LinkedIn
• Upload photos to Facebook and Google+
• Respond to social media messages
• Write press releases
• Take photos at build sites and other events
• Interview partner families
• Create partner families profiles
• Maintain areas of the Habitat-NCG website
Desired Start Date: June 2, 2014 (flexible)
Desired End Date: August 1, 2014 (flexible)
Sophomore, Junior, or Senior with a minimum 2.5 GPA; strong communication and organizational skills; strong writing skills; familiarity with social media websites; proficiency in Microsoft Office; experience with website content management systems a plus.
Please email resumes and cover letters to:
Ms. Colleen J. Fogarty
Resource Development Director