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We are currently accepting resumes for a marketing and communications internship position for the winter of 2013.  Please forward a copy of your resume and cover letter to FLWCJob@Gmail.com by January 10, 2013. 

Marketing and Communications Internship – Winter 2013

Purpose of Position:   Assist in the coordination of the regional marketing and public relations plans for Finger Lakes Wine Country Tourism Marketing Association.

Immediate Supervisor: Marketing and Communications Manager

Assist the Association’s President and Marketing and Communications Managers in developing and implementing powerful marketing and communication programs to advance a positive image of the four county region there by driving the growth of tourism, overnight visitation, tax revenues, and jobs.

Requirements:  Candidates for the position of Marketing and Communications Internship will have the following qualifications:

  • Undergraduate course work in marketing, communications, or liberal arts.
  • Possess excellent overall communication, organizational, and project management skills.
  • Demonstrate high levels of initiative and creativity.
  • Have an interest in a tourism marketing career.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with the President and the Marketing and Communications Managers with developing, implementing, and managing a fully integrated marketing and public relations program for the association.
  • Assist in managing timelines for the development of FLWC collateral materials, as well as FLWC promotional programs.
  • Monitor the effectiveness of all marketing and public relations campaigns.

Internship Goal:

  • To provide an intern with significant “real world” job experience that will help him or her qualify for a career in tourism marketing or public relations after graduation.  To provide substantial work activities and projects that are consistent with those he or she would need to qualify for an entry-level professional position within Finger Lakes Wine Country.

Compensation:  $125 per week stipend with relocation and housing expenses the sole responsibility of the candidate.

Total number of hours:  The intern position is part-time, 20-30 hours for per week lasting twelve weeks (January – March.)  .

Submit Resume:  to FLWCJob@Gmail.com.  Deadline to submit a cover letter, resume, three writing samples, portfolio of work and references  is January 10, 2013. 

Mission:

  • The mission of the Finger Lakes Wine Country Tourism Marketing Association is to promote economic development in Chemung, Steuben, Schuyler, and Yates counties in the State of New York, and to improve the quality of life in those counties by supporting and improving the tourism industry.