The Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission (JEDCO) is an independent, yet complimentary arm of Jefferson Parish government with the main objective of attracting, growing, and creating new business in our area. JEDCO’s mission is to proactively influence the economy through the retention and creation of quality jobs, entrepreneurship, and investment in Jefferson Parish.
The Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission seeks a Marketing & Public Relations Intern to assist the organization’s Marketing & PR Manager in all branding and outreach efforts on a variety of platforms. The Marketing & PR intern will receive hands-on experience in connecting with local media, developing content for a variety of platforms, planning events, and optimizing online presence. Qualified candidates must be creative, enthusiastic, passionate, organized, and have excellent written and oral communication skills. Intern will be provided with new and exciting opportunities based on his/her interests and will have an opportunity to work alongside a vibrant team dedicated to advancing the overall economic viability of Jefferson Parish and the Greater New Orleans region.
Professional Attributes and Qualifications:
Paid internship for those not receiving college credit. Please send resume and cover letter to JEDCO, Attn: Human Resources, 700 Churchill Parkway, Avondale, LA 70094 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Resumes will be accepted through May 22, 2017. EEO