Marketing and communications intern, Heartland Family Service (Omaha, NE)

Location: Heartland Family Service, Omaha, Neb. (Central Office)

Term: Summer or Fall

Summary Description of Work:

Heartland Family Service, founded in 1875, is a non-profit, non-sectarian social work agency. Each year, our 50 programs serve over 50,000 individuals of all ages from more than 15 locations in east central Nebraska and southwest Iowa. Our mission is to strengthen individuals and families in our community through education, counseling and support services.

As a Marketing and Communications Intern in our hard-working, multi-faceted and fun-loving Community Relations Department, you will have the opportunity to build your resume and portfolio while also helping vulnerable children and families in the community.


• Writing, editing and designing print and digital materials, such as flyers and brochures

• Conducting interviews of clients and staff and writing success stories

• Writing, editing and designing for print and broadcast advertising and marketing campaigns

• Writing, editing and designing email and online marketing

• Generating ideas and content for website, social media and blog

• Crafting multi-media presentations for internal and external use

• Photographing agency events and programs

• General support of all other department needs

Preferred Qualifications:

• Recent graduate with or current student working toward a degree in journalism, advertising, public relations, graphic design, marketing, communications or equivalent

• Expert in AP Style

• Experienced user of Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator

• Working knowledge of WordPress or other website content management software

• Previous work using Adobe Premier or other video editing software

• Dependable and punctual regarding scheduling and attendance

• Extreme attention to detail

• Courteous and caring attitude

• Strong time management skills

• Ability to meet deadlines

To Apply:

Send your resume, cover letter and five samples of your work to