Now Hiring Marketing & Communications Intern : SUMMER 2019



Position Title: Marketing & Communications Intern

Report to: CEO & Marketing Manager

Status: Paid Internship, Part-Time (16 hours per week), Hourly, Opportunity for Full-Time Position

Local/AZ- based candidates only (position will require hours to be worked both at the office in Scottsdale and from home)


April 5, 2019


May 13 - August 9 (may flex depending on school schedules)


• Networking opportunities

• Professional business experience

• Letters of recommendation

• Potential opportunity for full-time position


Onyx Communications (OC) is an integrated marketing consulting firm based in Scottsdale, AZ. We offer a range of marketing and public relations services tailored to meet the needs of our discerning clients. We consider ourselves a collective of travel junkies, experience sherpas, foodie fanatics, ink slingers and master storytellers. We have forged strong relationships within the local, civic and key-influencer communities and are well respected within the industries we specialize: real estate, hospitality, and lifestyle.

From initial market research and strategic planning to brand development, digital marketing, public relations, event planning, and social media strategy, we help our clients engage customers and drive bottomline results.


The goal of this position is to support the creative and marketing aspects of Onyx Communications and its clients through the completion of a variety of tasks. This position will work directly under the marketing manager to coordinate the communication with the Onyx Comm team and their clients, and assist with various creative projects and initiatives. This internship will provide an incredible opportunity to engage in all facets of the industry and gain a deeper understanding on the creative efforts and implementation of Onyx Communications’s overall marketing and communications strategy for their company and individual clients.

Primary responsibilities of this position includes but is not limited to:

• Direct communication and correspondence with managers to assist with and create marketing materials

• Assist with basic research, production, posting, and maintenance of client’s social media platforms

• Create, organize, and implement monthly campaigns for Onyx Comm and their clients.

• Monitor social media engagement on a daily basis

• . Assist with uploading blog posts to client websites, newsletters, email blasts, graphic creation and more

• Work under the direction of the Marketing Manager to assist on action items for creative projects


• Thrives in a creative, fast-paced, and dynamic environment

• Prompt, professional, customer-service oriented

• Strong written and oral communication skills a must

• Extremely detail oriented with strong proofreading skills

• Extremely organized and highly responsive to daily activities and planning

• Must follow weekly/monthly tracking and reporting

• Requires a friendly and can-do attitude with team and partners

• Ability to follow and implement brand standards

• Ability to work with multiple people and projects at one time

• Ability to comprehend and carry out instructions

• Strong knowledge of social media platforms, including: Facebook, Instagram (& related tools), Pinterest

• Preferred experience with social media scheduling tools (Planoly, Hootsuite, Later)

• Experience with photography & photo editing

• Preferred experience with Mailchimp, Wordpress, Squarespace and Canva

• Self-starting, creative problem solver


• Pursuing degree in Communications, Marketing, or similar degree field

• Familiar with Google Apps and Microsoft Office

• PLUS if familiar with Adobe Creative Suite


Please send your:

• Resume (no more than 1 page) as a .PDF FILE

• .Cover letter as a .PDF FILE addressed to Carole Gurule

to by Friday, April 5, 2019. Feel free to email us with any questions and look forward to hearing from you all!

Carole Gurule