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PR, Communication & Social Media Internship Spring 2019

Intresseområde (Area of interest): Alla områden Kommunikation Marknadsföring Media

Uppdragstyp (Type of assignment): Övrigt Praktikplats Söker jobb Trainee-plats

Beskrivning (description)

The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce of Los Angeles (SACC-LA) is looking for a self-motivated and driven intern focused on Communications. This is a 6 months or 1 year internship starting January 7th, 2019.

SACC-LA is the #1 preferred network in Los Angeles, "The Entertainment Capital of the World", for people seeking Swedish-American co-operation within creative and innovative industries. For us it is equally important to build strong relations with our members as it is to actively search for new members that can expand and add value to our network. There will be plenty of events, both our own and external, that you will visit to connect with people of your and the Chamber’s interest

About the Internship:

As a PR, Communication & Social Media Intern at SACC-LA you will collaborate closely with the Board of Directors, who all are well-established within creative and innovative industries and know how to navigate in LA. This internship gives a unique opportunity to build an extensive network, while engaging in managerial work and performing your tasks while partaking in effective teamwork.

Duties and responsibilities:

The PR, Communication & Social Media Intern at SACC-LA will be working with the following tasks:

● Web editor responsible for the updating and managing of the SACC-LA website.

● Editor for SACC-LA’s weekly newsletter with over 3,000 subscribers.

● Create a social media strategy and content for SACC-LA’s current social media channels.

● Together with your team, be responsible for the general marketing of the Chamber during events, through different marketing channels, etc. Develop brief material for external partners.

● Responsible for making sure that all external communication follows our communication strategy and graphical guidelines.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for a person who is creative, strategic, independent, has a holistic perspective and the ability to multitask. You will also need good writing, editing and proofreading skills. If you have graphic design and film editing skills it is a huge plus. Work experience as well as knowledge in photo editing programs is preferred but not required.


There is no monetary compensation for the intern, as SACC Los Angeles is a non-profit organization. However, as an intern abroad you are entitled to apply for scholarships. Some Swedish students, depending on their university program, might also be eligible to receive student aid from CSN.

How to apply

If you are interested in becoming our PR, Communication & Social Media Intern, please apply with your Resume and Cover Letter at http://sacc-usa.org/trainee/positions/ as soon as possible, although no later than November 5, 2018. Interviews will be held continuously. For questions and more information please contact Mathilde Frykhammar at the SACC Los Angeles office. Send an email to mkt.saccla@gmail.com or call +1 (310) 622 3616.

Requirements for this internship position:

• Excellent verbal and written skills in Swedish and English
• Project Management experience
• Software skills, e.g. MS Office, Photoshop
• Good Social Media knowledge
• Higher education within Communication, Marketing and/or PR
• You must be a Swedish citizen or permanent resident. SACC-USA will help out with the visa application.

Sista ansökningsdag (application deadline): 2018-12-17

Arbetsgivare (employer)

Swedish American Chamber of Commerce Los Angeles

PR, Communication & Social Media

Los Angeles


Kontaktperson (contact person)

Frida Holmkvist