Sensible City is a downtown communications/PR group. Please visit our website to learn more about who we are and what we do. www.sensiblecity.com
Our mission is to advance positive change by giving a powerful voice to the idea whose time has come. We apply systems thinking to traditionally linear campaigns, are mindful in all that we do, break rules, measure results and continuously improve. We love helping people come together around transformative projects, products and ideas.
What we have to offer: We offer internship programs designed specifically
to cultivate skills and gain experience necessary to begin or continue a
career in communications. These internships can be completed for academic
credit if your marketing, community affairs, and/or digital media department
has a program in place for such. We offer hands on experience and the ability to see a project through from beginning to end.
As an intern you will be paired with a team member who will serve as your
mentor throughout the internship and be available beyond the term of employment.
You will become familiar with the necessary components of our office to understand the complete process we undertake for each client.
An internship at Sensible City provides the opportunity to join in the conversation, take part in team brainstorming sessions, and apply your creativity to the process.
Our internships are based on client projects and upon positive completion will provide letters of recommendation from the CEO/President/Director of the client company as well as Sensible City’s president.
This position would oversee the social media campaign for an Asheville based
company that is truly global. You will run Twitter, kick off Facebook, Digg,
and other properties used around the world while selecting, formatting, and
posting content to an online news portal. Familiarity with social media is a
must for this position.
Requirements: We want to give you a robust and unique opportunity. In
order to make the most of this process you need to be prepared with the
-Ability and willingness to work 16 hours per week in our office on a regular
- Familiarity with all Microsoft office programs
- Proven time management skills and a positive attitude.
- Ability to conduct internet research
- Ability to use or rapidly learn wordpress, facebook, linkedin, twitter and
Challenges: An independent, can-do attitude and ability to lead a project
to completion is expected of all Sensible City interns. You will be expected
- Be accountable at all times.
- Identify all options and solutions to project obstacles.
- Communicate with all levels of society and influence.