Rainbow Trust

A fantastic opportunity to gain broad marketing and communications experience with a leading national children’s charity.

The Marketing and Communications intern will support the Marketing & Communications team by assisting with various aspects of Rainbow Trust’s fundraising and awareness campaign activities.

Your days could involve

  • Copywriting and proofreading
  • Promotion through various channels including: online, face to face and mail
  • Liaising with PR agencies and sponsors
  • Internal communications
  • Administering sign-ups
  • Answering supporter and internal enquiries
  • Keeping up to date and complete records of all campaign activity on the fundraising database (ThankQ)
  • Stock control for Christmas campaign.
  • General administration for the team including raising purchase orders and post (dispatching orders and marketing materials)
  • Assisting with other ad-hoc jobs as specified by the Head of Marketing and Communications.

Person Specification

Applicants must have the following skills/experience:

  • Be aged 18 years or over
  • Be available for 2-3 months
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good IT skills – MS Office and preferably some database experience
  • Have academic knowledge of marketing and communications processes
  • The ability to work accurately with attention to detail
  • The confidence to speak to current and potential supporters on the phone
  • Ability to undertake research
  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to prioritise effectively and plan
  • Energy and enthusiasm – a ‘can-do’ attitude
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • The ability to work towards set objectives
  • Proactive approach

If you are interested in this position, please send a cover letter and CV, highlighting which intern placement you are applying for, to louise.whitby@rainbowtrust.org.uk or to find out more call Louise on 01372 220 007.