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Marketing and Communications Intern

The Marketing and Communications Intern serves as part of the high caliber Twin Cities In Motion team, which plans and executes the region’s premier running events. TCM is the nonprofit organization responsible for organizing and hosting the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon – a top ten US marathon and “The Most Beautiful Urban Marathon in America”® – and a year-long calendar of running events. TCM, a respected industry leader for the past 34 years, strives to give the best experience possible to runners, volunteers, sponsors, vendors, spectators, and the community.

 

The Marketing and Communications Intern is responsible for assisting the marketing and media team. The Marketing and Communications Intern works closely with the Media & Communications Manager and Online Engagement Manager and reports to the Director of Marketing and Media. 

 

Like all intern and staff positions at TCM, the Media & Communications Intern position provides significant event assistance at TCM’s 21 races. This may include specific duties that pertain to marketing and communications as well as general event related responsibilities as assigned. 

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Draft, edit, write, and manage e-communications, website copy, social media posts, blog posts, and/or other projects as assigned.

  • Manage and assist with managing marketing and media related event projects.

  • Assist with the tracking of analytics, including TV Eyes Media Impressions

  • Maintain listing of TCM events on public race calendars, websites, and nonprofit listings

  • Assist with photo archive

  • Provide race event support at TCM’s year-round events, including assisting with photo booths, social media coverage, cheer zones, etc.

  • Attend regular staff meetings (Monday afternoon) and volunteer Marketing and CPR meetings (evening hours). Serve as staff support for Marketing Committee projects.

  • Coordinate special projects and assist in office tasks as directed

  • Support office staff and volunteers on various projects

 

Job Qualifications:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Social media experience (professional experience preferred)

  • Excellent organizational skills; able to be conscientious and detail oriented

  • Excellent customer service skills (phone/email/in person)

  • Able to prioritize and balance multiple projects simultaneously, and work in a fast paced environment

  • Able to work as part of a team – interacting with both staff and volunteers

  • An enthusiasm for running and fitness.

  • Must be available to work during the week of the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon Weekend, October 7-9, 2016

  • Upper-level undergraduate or graduate student preferred

 Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume to jobsearch1@tcmevents.org by June 17, 2016.

 

 

Part-time After School Program Leader – Wise Kids In Motion

The Marketing and Communications Intern serves as part of the high caliber Twin Cities In Motion team, which plans and executes the region’s premier running events. TCM is the nonprofit organization responsible for organizing and hosting the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon – a top ten US marathon and “The Most Beautiful Urban Marathon in America”® – and a year-long calendar of running events. TCM, a respected industry leader for the past 34 years, strives to give the best experience possible to runners, volunteers, sponsors, vendors, spectators, and the community.

 

The Part-time After School Program Leader – Wise Kids In Motion is responsible for assisting the Youth Programs Manager.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Implement an existing 8 week running/nutrition program for children in elementary school.

  • Coordinate materials with Säjai Foundation counterparts

  • Prepare, purchase and inventory equipment and supplies for program

  • Evaluation of curriculum and development of new material where necessary

  • Be flexible and prepared to run a quality recreation/running program

  • Ensure participant welfare during all activities.

  • Communicate with program staff and parents as needed

Qualifications

  • Should have one year of experience leading a youth program

  • Must demonstrate effective planning skills and implementation of youth programs

  • Should have basic running knowledge

  • Should have basic understanding of healthy nutrition standards

  • Must have good written and verbal communication skills

  • Must possess or obtain a First Aid/CPR card

  • Must possess a valid MN Driver’s License

  • Ability to interact and maintain relations with school and program staff

  • Physical strength and ability to lift up to 25 pounds

  • Must successfully complete a background check

 

Work Environment

Performs work in both indoor and outdoor settings at various school and neighborhood locations. Exposure to periods of direct sunlight and/or cool damp weather is possible.

 

Work Schedule

Program operates before and after-school days consisting of hour long modules for 8 weeks. Employee may have multiple days during the week and staggered 8 week blocks throughout the school year. Summer hours may be combined on one or more days of the week and can be morning or afternoon depending upon summer school program schedules.

 

Salary is on an hourly basis. Travel time and Prep time are included. Standard Mileage Reimbursement for travel is given.

 

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume to jobsearch2@tcmevents.org by June 11, 2016.

 

 

 

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