Position Title: Public Relations Intern
Organization: ReDefiners World Languages Department: Public Relations
Schedule: Monday – Friday (Some Saturdays); Number of Openings: Two
Hours Per Week: 15-20 Hours/week
Work Location: ● Office- RDWL Center 13367 N 56th St, Tampa 33617 ● Field Work in Tampa, FL
Compensation: Unpaid Internship; possible course credit
Contact: Chantelle Daniels, CDaniels@redefinerswl.org; 813-530-2313
Who Are We? ReDefiners is a pioneering non-profit organization with the goal developing a compassionate community of global citizens, who are both economically and socially responsible, through world language and cultural enrichment. Education in global communication is paramount in developing cognitive skills, creating opportunities for upward mobility, and establishing a foundation to excel in an ever increasing globalized society. We strive to provide local language learning opportunities in Arabic, Spanish and Mandarin through our enrichment program to our children regardless of socioeconomic background.
Who Are We Looking For? Marketing, Public Relations and Mass Communications students currently enrolled at the University of South Florida are invited to join our team. If you are creative, goal-oriented, proactive and looking to make a major impact through a small organization, while gaining valuable hands-on experience, you could be the next ReDefiners’ Public Relations Intern.
Requirements ● (preferred) Bilingual; Proficient in English and Spanish or Arabic or Mandarin ● Strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills ● Social Media Savvy ● Basic skills in Adobe Photoshop & WordPress ● Organized with attention to detail ● Comfortable with meeting short deadlines ● Able to work well independently and within a team environment ● Punctual and must have reliable transportation
Duties & Responsibilities: ● Works with Executive Director and other ReDefiners’ team members to analyze, develop and implement strategic plans related to fundraising, outreach events, community partnerships and volunteer recruitment ● Strategic development of social media engagement ● Fulfills various marketing, fundraising and event planning responsibilities – including research donor prospects and granting organizations, attend strategic meetings, help to plan events, develop and distribute marketing materials ● Produce and enhance various communication tools – press releases, e-mail templates, newsletters, community presentations, sponsorship packet and media kit ● Assists with community outreach, including building relationships with professionals, updating the client information and referral database, and presentations within the community.
● Additional duties as assigned by Development Director Benefits: ● Grassroots non-profit work experience ● Valuable hands-on public relations and marketing experience ● Opportunity to grow with a pioneering organization in language and cultural enrichment ● Potential salaried position contingent upon successful performance