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Category: Clerical

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Boothbay, Maine

Posted: Monday, January 14, 2013



Job Description


Position: Social Media Marketing Intern at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens


CMBG Mission:  Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens is committed to the protection, preservation, and enhancement of the botanical heritage of coastal Maine for people of all ages through horticulture, education, and research. 


Internship Mission:  Prepare college students to enter the field of business marketing by providing an understanding of strategic planning, program development, collaborative integration, and marketing assessment.  This is an opportunity to learn and apply relevant marketing skills in a fast-paced environment.


Academic/Experiential-Learning Nexus:

Strategic Planning; Marketing Management; Social Media; Marketing Communications


Position Summary:

The Social Media Marketing Internship offers hands-on experience including: 


w  Facebook

w  Flickr

w  Pinterest

w  YouTube

w  Integration with the website, exploring tools such as HootSuite



The successful candidate must have an interest in marketing and coursework in business administration and communications; solid organizational skills; computer skills; an ability to work well with different personalities; and an interest in learning more about the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens environment.



This is a 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. position, two weekdays (to be determined) per week from May 15 to August 25.


Send Resume to:

Kris Folsom, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, P.O. Box 234, Boothbay, Maine 04537; or email Kris at



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