Do you LOVE travel? If you are seeking a fun and educational internship experience promoting tourism in Northern Virginia – then look no further! The Prince William County Office of Tourism (d/b/a Visit Prince William, Virginia) is seeking a motivated Summer Intern that is looking for on-the-job experience. In this role, you will learn how to utilize social media in a business to consumer setting, understand data analytics, assist with the creative execution of marketing and PR campaigns, and assist with activating a new Mobile Visitor Experience this summer – all incredible resume builders for the perfect candidate. Our mission is to inspire travel to Prince William, Virginia – by promoting our incredible attractions and increasing the desire to stay overnight in one of the 4,500 hotel rooms in the County.
Reporting: The position will report to the Tourism Marketing Manager
Assisting with creative projects such as e-newsletters, sales and marketing profile sheets, and ad production
Assist with attending festivals and events such as Tough Mudder Virginia
Assisting with planning and execution of industry events and meetings
General office duties and special assignments
Assist in the management of the organization’s media lists, pitch stories to various media outlets and organize familiarization tours and travel writer visits
Learn and engage with a CRM / CMS management platform
Assist in writing and updating content for website/blog, newsletters, publications and other marketing-related content and assets
Assist in the implementation of social media plan/calendar through various social media platforms
Regularly participate and attend Office of Tourism & industry meetings, functions, etc…
Place phone calls to industry partners and other organizations as follow up
Database entry and management
Additional tasks as assigned; Previous office experience is preferred but not required.
Compensation: Unpaid volunteer
Office Hours: The Prince William County Office of Tourism hours of operation are 9:00am to 5:00pm, Monday – Friday – Intern work schedule is flexible within these business hours. Internship is based at George Hellwig Memorial Park office - Teleworking is not available for this position.
Office Location: 14420 Bristow Road Manassas, VA 20112
Dates Needed: Summer 2019 - Internship start in May and completion dates are flexible
How to Apply: Please submit your resume via email to Nicole Warner at firstname.lastname@example.org
About Visit Prince William, Virginia
The Prince William County Office of Tourism is the Destination Marketing agency marketing Prince William County, Virginia as a destination for domestic and international leisure, group and business travelers, reunions, weddings, small meetings, and events