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Hernandez Consulting and Construction Marketing Intern in New Orleans, Louisiana

Hernandez Consulting & Construction is looking for a qualified intern to join our Marketing or Pre-Construction team. Our department produces quality work for every aspect of the pre-construction process from promoting the business through marketing efforts to preparing bids for submission to construction contracts.

This intern should be prepared to work in a fast-paced team environment, and will finish the internship having gained broad experience in various aspects of marketing, public relations, communications, business development and more.


  • Assist in the creation of signage, circulars, mock ups, e-mail campaigns, on line promotion, etc.

  • Assist in the distribution or delivery of marketing materials

  • Perform analysis of marketing data

  • Seek and analyze competitor marketing and sales materials both on and offline

  • Prepare presentations

  • Enter contact information into contact management systems

  • Monitor and post on blogs, forums, and social networks

  • Online outreach and promotion using Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, Twitter, and more

  • Website and social media optimization

  • E-newsletter creation

  • Keyword analysis

  • Cost/benefit analysis

  • Provide support to social media efforts

  • Provide support for traditional media efforts

  • Maintain tracking report of public relations activity

  • Monitor all forms of media

  • Schedule and coordinate speaking engagements, appearances, photo shoots, and other special events

  • Write press releases and other materials

  • Screen phone calls

  • Compile contact lists

  • Search for press clippings

  • Create or update databases

  • Greet guests and clients


Students applying for this internship must have strong communication skills and should be majoring in or have received a degree in Business, Public Relations, Communications, Marketing or Journalism. Applicants should also have strong writing skills, as well as a solid understanding of Web and social media. Only interns proficient with Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft Office applications should apply. PowerPoint, Word and Excel experience is a bonus, and will be considered when choosing the best applicant for this internship position

This is a paid internship - $10-12/hour