Facebook Twitter Pinterest Youtube Instagram
Home > About Us > Marketing Internship

Marketing Internship

Job Description:
Assist in the day-to-day operations of the Marketing Department. Gain work experience within all subdivisions of the department by working with: Director of Marketing, Marketing Manager, Digital Coordinator and Receptionist.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Give tours of Van Andel Arena.
  • Work the main switchboard for Van Andel Arena and DeVos Place.
  • Assist with the development of marketing programs and promotions.
  • Assist with the behind the scenes planning of an event.
  • Maintain catalog of newspaper articles.
  • Record event hotline weekly and more as needed.
  • Maintain event listings on tourism & community websites.
  • Create promotional materials for upcoming events.
  • Create event parking passes.
  • Create event display windows.
  • Distribute posters and flyers.
  • Update and post events and articles on website.
  • Update social media pages (Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, YouTube etc.).
  • Organize promotions and ticket giveaways through social media.
  • Research and outreach to targeted organizations for special events.
  • In-depth event research for specialized blog posts and news releases.
  • Update social media reports.
  • Plan & execute community involvement.
  • Attend weekly marketing and staff meetings.
  • All other duties/responsibilities as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Related coursework and previous job, internship or volunteer experience.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft-based computer systems, including Microsoft Office.Knowledge of Adobe Acrobat & Photoshop preferred but not necessary.
  • Responsible, self-starter, creative, enthusiastic, hard worker and works well with others.
  • Superior communication skills.
  • Extreme attention to detail.

Commitments and Expectations:

  • Students must be able to work full-time during the business hours of Monday through Friday, 8 AM – 5 PM. May be asked to work some evenings and weekends.
  • Must be able to earn class credit for completing the internship.
Deadline to apply is Sunday, November 10th at 10PM. Please no phone calls.

Please submit your resume & cover letter to through the link below.

Back to