Are you or someone you know passionate about our community? Do you believe that every business and their emerging leaders need a thriving place to call home? The Battle Creek Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking enthusiastic, passionate people that positively promote the greater Battle Creek area. For over 105 years the Chamber has sought innovative ways to improve local business practices, the local economy, and the quality of life by focusing on one person, one business at a time.
We are currently searching for the following interns:
Events Intern (May–August)
Plan, implement, evaluate and promote chamber specific events, our community presence at signature festivals in the community and coordination of summer volunteer opportunities. *Stipend (15–20 hours per week)
Sales Intern (May – August)
The planning, relationship building, the sales pitch, the closing of deals for all chamber specific sales opportunities including membership, activity sales, and all advertising, the recruiting of participants into Chamber Leadership Battle Creek. *Commission (15 hours per week)
Marketing/Social Media Intern (May–August)
Develop and implement social media and overall marketing plan for the Battle Creek Area Chamber of Commerce. The creation of an evaluation mechanism for the marketing plan which will be utilized throughout the year. *Stipend (15–20 per week)
Government Affairs Intern (May–August)
Develop, plan, implement, evaluate and promote all government affairs activities for a calendar year. For example: Chamber Day at the Capitol in May, Small Business Summit in June, Meet the Candidate/Party Politics in September/October. The creation of marketing tools for our members that address local, state, federal issue. Committee work with the Government Affairs committee. Fund development opportunities.
If you are interested in learning more about these exciting opportunities, or to apply, please contact Kara Beer, President, Battle Creek Area Chamber of Commerce at 269.962.4076 or email [email protected]
When applying, indicate the position for which you wish to be considered, a detailed cover letter explaining why you should be selected as the candidate, your availability and resume to [email protected].
As part of the Internship Connect, the Battle Creek Area Chamber of Commerce has launched a new internship portal available to all local employers to post internship positions on Intern in Michigan. This portal has helpful tips for the students, housing opportunities, and community resources.
Members of the Battle Creek Area Chamber of Commerce may post these opportunities as part of their membership. Increasing the number and retention rate of highly-skilled workers is critical to the Battle Creek area. High-value, work-based internships can be an excellent vehicle for achieving this goal.
We hope that all of our member companies will join us in our effort to retain talent in the Battle Creek area by posting internship opportunities to Battle Creek’s Intern In Michigan. By doing so, the internships you post will not only be viewed by the hundreds of students conducting searches on this website as well as their own college career center websites.