The Deseret News (Salt Lake City, Utah), seeks a smart, passionate Media Events Promotion Intern to help us build our influence nation-wide. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to get experience as an event planner, organizer and promotion coordinator in a digital news company.

Deseret News internships are paid ($10/hour) and last approximately 3-4 months (one semester) in duration. This internship is part time (16-24 hours per week) and will start in October and end in December (though it may be possible to extend until April 2021). Interns will work with their supervisor to determine exact starting and ending dates, and weekly work schedules. If time off during the semester is needed, that must be coordinated well in advance with the supervisor.

This internship will challenge you to:

Track and report weekly planning efforts for events
Collect performance data from past events to help determine the best locations for events
Work with Zkipster software to track, notify and RSVP attended guests to events
Event preparation and logistics coordination
Prepare signage, name tags, participant handouts, seating cards, etc.
Coordinate food and beverage for event
Communicate project progress, timelines, milestones, etc.
Develop skills in digital news gathering
Find and attract users who are engaged by our content
Contribute to a team that is gaining national attention for digital innovation
You are the right fit if you have:

Excellent writing skills
Video editing experience
A passion for news and online journalism
An active social media presence
An affinity for our mission and values of Deseret Management Companies
Pay internships pay $10.00 per hour.

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