Marketing and Public Relations
The Marketing Intern will work closely with the Marketing Director to promote Old Sturbridge Village (OSV) through paid advertising, public relations, social media and OSV publications. As a result, the Marketing Intern will gain an understanding of the strategic planning and implementation of each facet of the Village’s marketing and public relations program. Specific tasks will include researching and updating media lists, drafting press materials and social media posts, participating in team strategy and brainstorm sessions, tracking media coverage and tabulating news clips, monitoring and analyzing social media traffic, and other duties to be assigned.
- Proven research and analytic proficiency
- Effective oral, written and editing skills
- Attention to detail and accuracy – strong organizational skills
- Enthusiastic and self-motivated
- Students studying communications or marketing preferred, but not required
Please check with your school to see if you're eligible for academic credit. Summer interns receive a stipend of $1,500. Candidates for internships are chosen on the basis of a written application and an in-person or phone interview. Housing may be available for a fee, however transportation is not provided. Contact the OSV Internship Coordinator for more information.
Internship available year-round: fall semester, spring semester and summer. However, a flexible work schedule can be arranged during general office hours – Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.