Currently accepting applications

This internship is geared towards students interested in a career in non-profit or cultural attraction marketing and communications. Interns will assist the National Aviary’s Marketing Department with event planning, developing marketing campaigns and content and conducting research.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assist with the planning and execution of major marketing events, working with marketing and sales initiatives.
  • Conduct research needed for various marketing projects.
  • Implement marketing tactics related to publicity, advertising and promotions.
  • Assist with the preparation and distribution of press releases, maintain press clip library and statistics.
  • Other Duties as assigned.
Education, Experience and Skills:
  • College Junior or Senior with a concentration in Marketing, Communications, Business, English, Journalism or Public Relations
  • Ability to think innovatively and creatively
  • Ability to take initiative
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Detail oriented thinking
  • Ability to work independently, quickly and under pressure
  • Marketing and/or Public Relations coursework a plus
  • Willingness to assist as needed in on-site and off-site events
  • Ability to multi-task
Additional Requirements:
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office
  • Past or current involvement in an any of the following areas: marketing, communications, event planning, customer/guest services
  • Be able to work a flexible schedule and attend events outside of normal work week, minimum 20 hours/week required

Interested applicants should provide a cover letter, resume, and letter of recommendation to Kassia Janesch,