Denver Digital Communications Intern

Posted on August 1st, 2012

Development Counsellors International (DCI) is the leader in marketing places. Since 1960, we have represented 400+ places helping them to attract both investors and visitors. For more information visit www.aboutdci.com.

Job Description:
Did you update your Facebook Timeline before Facebook? Do you find yourself writing in 140 characters or less? Does your LinkedIn profile say 100 percent complete? Do you get excited when your blog hits a certain number of unique monthly views?

Then you might be the right candidate for our paid digital communications internship in our Denver office.

DCI is looking for a strong intern who has a keen #passion4places to support our digital team’s efforts. As our Digital Communications Intern, you’ll have the chance to write and research blog topics, create additional content for our digital networks including our website, Facebook and Twitter, monitor @AboutDCI Twitter streams and LinkedIn conversations and provide insight on industry trends to our staff.

Not to mention, as an aspiring place marketer, you’ll have the opportunity to gain unmatched first-hand experience in areas such as economic development and tourism digital marketing by working with cities, regions, states and countries including Denver, Houston, Portugal, California, Greater Louisville, KY and Charleston, SC.

Job Qualifications:
The ideal candidate will have excellent writing skills, a creative mindset, strong communication and research skills, and the ability to multi-task and work in a deadline-oriented environment. Preference will be given to those already engaged in social media and/or with relevant technical skills.

DCI’s Place Marketing Internship Program places candidates in prime position for full-time hire. The program is open to college seniors, recent graduates and graduate students. The summer session runs from May 29 through August 14 for 12 weeks with an option to extend to a total of 16 weeks. Positions are full time (35-40 hours/week).

Salary: Weekly stipend of $200 and/or college credit.

How to Apply:
Our clients are diverse and so is our staff of 40+ professionals. We encourage all qualified aspiring marketers to apply. Send your resume and letter of recommendation to internship@aboutdci.com. Include Denver in the subject line.