Communications and Marketing Intern

Audubon seeks a dynamic, self-starter to assist development marketing and communications efforts. This internship is an excellent opportunity to experience various aspects of marketing while working for well-known community based nonprofit organization. Duties include, but are not limited to the following. Each intern will be encouraged to take a leadership role in spearheading their own project within the objectives of the advancement department, depending on one's experience and hours of availability.

You Will Gain Experience In:

  • Writing for the monthly eNewsletter, eWing.
  • Drafting, distributing and pitching news releases, media alerts and other stories.
  • Designing flyers, e-vites and other marketing material for major events hosted by Audubon.
  • Updating the Audubon website.
  • Developing PSAs and content for social media and website.
  • Organization and implementation of awareness and giving campaigns.
  • Reaching out to the community organizations, general public and donors with the message about Audubon’s mission.
  • Collaborating with staff on new ideas, directions, and venues for marketing and communications.


  • Completed or working toward a college degree, preferably in a related field (e.g., English, Marketing/Communications, or Public Relations, Hospitality, Nonprofit Management, or other relevant major)
  • Previous internship or related experience in marketing or communications is a plus
  • Must be computer literate (working knowledge of word processing, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • An effective communicator, both written and oral
  • Ability to communicate in a professional manner with press and community contacts
  • Self-motivated, good organizational skills, detail-oriented, ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Interest in nonprofit development/fundraising


The above job description and qualifications are not meant to be all-inclusive.


Hours: 6-10 hours/week, preferably twice a week in the office.
Compensation: This is an Unpaid/Volunteer internship
To Apply: Please fill out our internship application