The Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (IHCC) is seeking energetic, self-motivated interns to work on and manage communications, public relations, marketing and outreach activities at IHCC's office in Chicago, IL.
IHCC is the leading Hispanic business, networking, advocacy and development organization in Illinois. With more than 1,400 registered members, IHCC is committed to fostering mutually beneficial partnerships -- matching government agencies and corporations with qualified Hispanic businesses; creating targeted forums for networking and advancement opportunities, and providing a vision for inclusion, integrity, empowerment and success of Hispanic-owned businesses, creating sustained progress and benefit for the entire community.
The Marketing and Communications Intern position will work with IHCC staff including Senior Management on projects including development of materials for e-blast campaigns, website updates, advocacy letters, event invitations, press releases and others. The role is ideal for a self-motivated and entrepreneurial individual interested in building a strong portfolio as a manager of a prominent non-profit's communications strategy.
Junior or Senior Undergraduate level business, marketing, or communications students from diverse disciplines with a focus in business marketing and communications are encouraged to apply. Students with experience in website/brochure layout and design, Internet marketing, and/or non-profit event management is preferred (not required), along with strong written, verbal, and editorial capabilities, including precise spelling and grammar.
Start date: As Soon As Possible
End date: TBD
Hours per week: 15-20
Compensation: Unpaid or For College Credit