Long Beach Transit

College Intern - Marketing and Community Relations

ID
2017-1185
Category
Marketing

Overview

Long Beach Transit’s Student Intern Program offers career-minded students the opportunity to gain hands-on experience while being compensated. Under the direction of the Deputy CEO and the guidance of the Marketing and Customer Service Manager, the LBT Marketing and Community Relations Intern (Intern) will gain real-world work experience on meaningful projects, and will have the opportunity to use problem-solving, communication and decision-making skills. The Intern will work with a professional(s) as a Mentor for assistance to enhance a career path.

Responsibilities

  • Assists in strategic development and implementation of internal and external marketing campaigns
  • Assists in liaison efforts with community stakeholders
  • Assists in community relations efforts including performance tracking and event activation
  • Attends and actively participates in community events and meetings on behalf of Long Beach Transit
  • Assists in social media strategy, tracking and posting
  • Reports on social media, new media and customer-facing technology trends
  • Tracks and reports on community and customer demographic information
  • Works nights and weekends at community events throughout the City of Long Beach
  • Other duties may be required

 

Qualifications

Full time student maintaining a 2.7 or above GPA for undergraduates and a 3.0 or above for graduate students and currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree Program majoring in Marketing, Communications or related field. The candidate must be detail-oriented; possess strong communication and presentation skills; able to work independently or with diverse groups; able to organize tasks, manage time and prioritize projects. Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications required; familiarity with Photoshop and InDesign desirable.  

 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Application

Apply on-line at www.lbtransit.com/jobs.   On-line applications must include past work history and be fully completed to be considered. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a complete on-line application.

Successful candidate must pass company physical, drug and alcohol test.

 

Long Beach Transit 1963 E. Anaheim Street, Long Beach, California  90813

Candidate must be eligible to work in the United States. Long Beach Transit does not sponsor H1B or other related work visas.

 

This job description is not intended to be a complete listing of all the job duties required of this position, but to provide information on the general scope of the position.

 

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