University of Wisconsion - Eau Claire




Marketing/Social Media Intern with Junior Achievement- Summer Session(s)

30 hours

Community partner: Junior Achievement
Beginning date:
Ending Date:

Service-Learning Proposal Description


Briefly describe the project and the community need to be addressed.

Answer In this position you will work closely with the Marketing and Development Manager in the promotion and marketing of Junior Achievement efforts assisting in all aspects of planning, implementing and marketing for various special events and marketing efforts throughout the year. Intern Responsibilities may include: Assist in marketing tasks that include,: creating promotional materials , writing and editing news releases, stories, social media posts, grants as needed; Create posts for the organizations social media outlet that include Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn; Help plan upcoming special events, including securing raffle and auction prizes, planning logistics, creating promotional materials and content, etc.; Assist in event day set up, tear down, and any other event detail as needed; Write brief articles for bi-monthly e-newsletters and other marketing materials. The community need to be addressed is to assist in presenting economic life skills through hands-on education programs to area youth


What is the mission of the agency or organization?

Answer Junior Achievement of Wisconsin is a non-profit organization that presents economic life skills through hands-on education programs to area youth. Junior Achievement volunteers present hands-on programs to K-12 students during the school by throughout the school year. The organization’s purpose is to inspire and prepare K-12 students to succeed in a global economy.


What skills are required for this project? 

Answer This person should be creative, motivated and confident and looking to gain practical marketing experience as well as a first-rate partnership for building a resume.


What are the objectives for the student learning and service?

Answer Assist in helping Junior Achievement increase community awareness of the programs offered to area youth in promoting entrepreneurship, work readiness, and financial literacy. This opportunity provides hands-on experience for the student as well as providing a portfolio generating piece interning for a non-profit organization


What are the availability requirements for the student?

Answer Scheduling for this project is flexible, the student needs to log at least 30 hours over the summer session(s).


Additional information (not required).

Answer 6. Interns are asked to provide their own laptop. Wi-Fi is available at the job site.