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Marketing and Communications Intern - Events

Chestnut Health Systems

Chestnut Health Systems

Administration, Marketing & Communications
Bloomington, IL, USA
Posted on Wednesday, February 7, 2024

Marketing and Communications Intern – Events

Location US-IL-Bloomington
Job ID
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As a marketing and communications intern focusing on events at chestnut, you'll step into a dynamic role where creativity meets organization. This unpaid internship offers a hands-on experience in event planning, communications, and marketing, providing a solid foundation for students pursuing degrees in related fields. Join our team and contribute to the successful execution of internal and external events while honing your skills in a supportive environment.


In this role, you'll play a key part in managing both internal and external event planning and execution. Your responsibilities will include providing essential clerical support to the employee appreciation committee and the marketing and communications department throughout all stages of events. You'll meticulously track event planning and data, ensuring smooth coordination and execution. Additionally, you'll assist in preparing emails, mailings, and information packets, while also acquiring estimates and quotes for events and making necessary phone calls. As part of the marketing and communications team, you'll collaborate on various activities, such as designing printed and digital materials, writing, editing, and general office duties. Working closely with the marketing and communications manager and director, you'll help maintain message and brand consistency across all communications. Upholding chestnut's culture of customer service excellence and safeguarding organizational confidentiality are integral aspects of this role.


  • Currently pursuing a 2-year or 4-year degree in event planning, communications, public relations, digital media, or a related field.
  • Proficiency in microsoft office suite.
  • Demonstrable organizational and planning skills.
  • Experience with photo editing software, video editing software, and design software is a plus.
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Strong analytical and multitasking abilities.

Are you intrigued by this internship but don’t meet every single requirement? Chestnut is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. If you’re excited about any of our posted positions but your experience doesn’t line up perfectly, please apply anyway! We’d love to explore the possibilities with you.

Chestnut health systems is a leader in the effort to achieve health equity, providing high-quality health and human services in underserved communities. We deliver trauma-informed, fully integrated care by combining behavioral health with community-based primary health care. Chestnut’s research division is nationally recognized for its contribution to evidence-based practices. Our empathic and innovative employees live our mission of making a difference.

EOE – minorities/females/veterans/disabled. Chestnut welcomes applications from qualified individuals with recovery experience.


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