American Bankers Association Intern, Member Communications in Washington, District Of Columbia

Want to intern with a great Organization?

The American Bankers Association is the banking industry's champion. Joining ABA makes you part of a team that:

  • Has Extraordinary People - ABA experts are the "go to" sources for bankers, policy makers and the media for credible information and insights for the banking industry.

  • Has Unmatched Scope and Scale - ABA's unparalleled information and services keep members current, knowledgeable and prepared.

  • Is Impact-Driven - ABA has a proven record of bringing about positive change for our members and the industry. We take action and achieve results.

An internship opportunity is available with our Communications Department to assist with managing our member communication initiatives.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assist with development, preparation, and production of content for ABA Banking Journal, ABA Daily Newsbytes and other email bulletins.

  • Copy edit and proofread article submissions to ensure that content is clear and readable in a digital format.

  • Use WordPress platform to upload and publish content as needed.

  • Support senior copywriter by assisting with the conception, drafting and editing of marketing collateral.

Required Skills:

  • Ability to be flexible while working within a fast paced environment

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent organizational skills and keen attention to detail

  • Strong Word, Excel, and PowerPoint skills

  • Experience working with various social media platforms in a professional context is desirable

  • Excellent customer service skills

Minimum Education:

  • Junior/senior standing or Graduate student with a degree focus in Business, Communications or Marketing.

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

Duration/Hours :

  • June 2019 – August 2019

  • Pay rate is $20.00/hour

  • Full-time; 37.5 hours per week

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.