Employer: Bethel Area Chamber of Commerce
Internship Number: 478
Internship Title: Events and Information Center Assistant
Location: Bethel, Maine
Period of Engagement: Summer (wish to fill by mid-June)
Compensation: Yes
Description of the Internship:
The Bethel Area Chamber of Commerce is a very active business and community organization that serves to promote the greater Bethel Area and support our member businesses.  The Chamber maintains seven-day coverage of a very busy Information Center located adjacent to busy Route 2, 15 miles east of the Maine-New Hampshire border.  The Chamber organizes five major events during the summer that require extensively detailed coordination and marketing, and which help raise funds to support its mission.

The Chamber is seeking a student intern to assist with event management, marketing, and Information Center responsibilities.

For more information on the Bethel Area Chamber of Commerce, visit their website at:  http://www.bethelmaine.com/index.php?page=members

Responsibilities:
The student intern will help with the myriad details involved in event management, including marketing and social media, volunteer recruitment, and event-day coordination.  The intern will also assist in the Chamber’s busy Information Center, providing visitors with the kind of customer service we are proud of here in Maine.
Qualifications:
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Customer service skills
  • Telephone skills
  • Knowledge of social media marketing
  • Organized, detail-oriented individual
Application Process:
Application is made through UMF’s Partnership for Civic Advancement.
Complete and submit the Internship Application Form online.
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