Internship, Health Communication & Media Partnerships
The Kaiser Family Foundation, a non-profit private operating foundation devoted to filling the need for trusted, independent information on the biggest health issues facing our nation and its people, is seeking a fall intern for the Foundation’s Health Communication and Media Partnerships (HCMP) group in its Menlo Park, California office. The position is available for up to three months beginning as soon as September 2013. An hourly stipend and/or course credit will be provided.
The Health Communication and Media Partnerships team runs domestic and international media partnerships with large media companies, such as MTV, Univision, Fox and CBS, including Greater Than AIDS – a collaboration among a broad coalition of public and private sector partners in response to the AIDS crisis in the United States. For more information, please visit Health Communication and Media Partnerships.
General responsibilities may include developing creative content; performing research on special projects; preparing materials for events and conferences; and managing requests for campaign materials. The intern will also be responsible for participating in database maintenance, outreach, and event planning. Specific responsibilities will vary depending on placement. This internship will provide an opportunity to develop a significant level of understanding about social marketing and media specifically in the field of sexual health, while working as part of a small team on a major initiative within the Foundation.
Specific Knowledge, Skill, and Experience Required:
• College undergraduate students preferred
• Interest and experience in media and social marketing
• Excellent communication and organizational skills
• Attention to detail and excellent research skills
• Experience with Microsoft PowerPoint & Excel, preferred
To apply for this position please submit a cover letter and resume as separate attachments to email@example.com. Please label your documents “LAST Name_First Name Cover Letter MMDDYY” and “LAST Name_First Name Resume MMDDYY”. Please write “HCMP Fall Internship” in the email heading. In your cover letter please describe your relevant qualifications and desire to work specifically for the Kaiser Family Foundation’s Health Communication & Media Partnerships program. No phone inquiries please.
HR-HCMP Fall Internship
The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
2400 Sand Hill Road
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Fax: (650) 854-8037
Equal Opportunity Employer