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Marketing Intern (HYBRID)

Do you have Jersey Pride? Take your passion into your internship and support how we market the State of New Jersey as the best place to do business in the United States. Choose New Jersey, Inc., a nonprofit economic development organization, is currently seeking a marketing intern to assist with content, website, social media, and various marketing-related tasks.

This position will report to the Editorial Content Manager. This is a semester-long, part-time internship (15-20 hours per week) with a tentative start date of January 2022 and end date of May 2022. Potential exists to continue the internship through the summer 2022 term. The candidate must be comfortable working in a hybrid work environment and will be expected to work in-person one day per week at the Choose New Jersey office located at One Gateway Center in Newark (across the street from Newark Penn Station).

Job Responsibilities

  • Write copy for social media posts, e-newsletters, brochures and other marketing collateral
  • Create new PowerPoint presentations/slides and enhance existing presentations
  • Support web design efforts, inclusive of regular content updates, as well as building new pages via WordPress
  • Collaborate with Marketing team to further develop current social media strategy and marketing campaigns for increased engagement
  • Performs other duties as required

Job Requirements

  • Should be working toward a degree in Marketing, Communications, English or a related field
  • Excellent writing and proofreading capabilities
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite, WordPress, Adobe Creative Suite and Sprout Social a plus
  • Resourceful, well organized, deadline-driven and detail oriented
  • Ability to work independently and capable of taking initiative
  • A motivated, eager, and positive attitude
  • Must be willing to work in Newark office at least 1 day per week

Choose New Jersey is a privately funded 501(c)(3) nonprofit economic development organization. Our mission is to stimulate job creation and attract capital investment to New Jersey. We market New Jersey both domestically and internationally as the best place to grow your business in the United States. Our knowledgeable, experienced staff, supported by a network of State agencies and private partners, provide free, confidential assistance to guide companies in establishing operations here. By harnessing the power of business, labor, academic and government leaders, we enable growth across all sectors of our State’s economy. We aspire to build a stronger and more prosperous New Jersey for all.


Relocation & Expansion Services

We provide customized RFI responses, demographics, detailed market assessments and other complimentary business relocation and expansion services. When your company chooses to grow in New Jersey, we also will help you publicize your good news.

Site Visits

We’ll make your property search seamless, so you find the site that best meets your relocation or expansion needs.

Economic Development Connections

Our public and private partners provide a wide range of services. From higher education research collaboration to regulatory and legal assistance to workforce training, they’ll ensure you have a smooth landing.

Rena Sherman
Research Manager
Jen Lenhardt
Chief Administrative Officer