The Summer Communications Intern produces news features, blog posts and multimedia content for O+M Insights, found at the newly created website www.creinsightjournal.com. O+M Insights hosts articles, video and real estate industry education information that focus on enhancing the career paths of individuals responsible for maintaining and operating high-performing real estate assets across the globe.
The commitment to this internship is 40 hours a week for 10 weeks (preferably in May, June, July, and/or August, based on the intern’s summer schedule). This position supports the BOMA Georgia Communications Office and reports to the Director of Communications and Technology. In this role, the intern will be responsible for producing a minimum of five blog posts per week between 300 and 800 words. Content may be published immediately or reserved for future publication. This position will also be responsible for the production of social media messaging and the eNewsletter for the brand.
The communications intern also leads the development and production of the O+M Insights video strategy, which may include two or more videos produced over the internship.
Basic Qualifications: Must have excellent written, visual, and verbal communication skills; attention to detail and accuracy; and experience researching, writing and reporting on technical topics. Also desired: experience with blogging and social networking sites; experience producing video or slideshows for the Web, including use of editing software; and photography skills.
Preferred Qualifications: Highly motivated, deadline-driven undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited college or university with substantial coursework directly related to journalism. Training in building operations and maintenance is highly advantageous.
Experience with the following software is important to success:
Microsoft Office Suite
Adobe Creative Cloud, to include Photoshop and Adobe Spark
WordPress Blogging Platform
Special Instructions to Applicants: Please send three clips or writing samples (each 1,000 words or less; links or PDFs are preferred).
To apply: Send a resume and cover letter with clips or writing samples to Jacob Wilder at firstname.lastname@example.org
About Building Owners and Managers Association of Georgia
The Building Owners and Managers Association of Georgia (BOMA Georgia) is a trade association that represents one of the largest industries in the state – commercial real estate. BOMA membership includes building owners, property managers, facility managers, building engineers and allied-industry representatives. BOMA’s core purpose is to enhance the professionalism, value and success of individuals and companies in the commercial real estate industry.