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Internships

The Wilmington-Cape Fear Home Builders Association offers spring and fall internships for students who are majoring in the field of communications. The Association provides services to its more than 9,500 individual and serves as the voice of the building and development industries in New Hanover, Pender and Bladen Counties. As a non-profit organization, the Association offers a variety of opportunities for experience in marketing, public relations, event planning, and member services.

Qualifications

  •  Must be a junior or senior communications, public relations or marketing major
  •  Must provide at least 2 writing samples
  •  Must submit a cover letter and resume
  •  Must be self-motivated and well organized
  •  Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills
  •  Must be willing to sign a confidentiality agreement

Interns will be provided a variety of opportunities to learn from the Director of Marketing & Communications, the Director of Programs & Special Events, and the Director of Member Services.

Students will be mentored and gain experience in the following:

  • Press release writing and media relations
  • Social media marketing
  • Content marketing
  • Publicity and promotions
  • Event planning
  • Program development
  • Membership recruitment campaigns