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Intern, Marketing and Communications

Headquarters Office, 625 State Street, Schenectady, New York, United States of America Req #492
Friday, March 13, 2020
Be a part of the transformation at MVP Health Care®. MVP Health Care is a nationally-recognized, regional not-for-profit health insurer. We care for more than 700,000 members across New York and Vermont and are powered by the ideas and energy of more than 1,700 employees. We employ talented people  with diverse backgrounds and experience—tech people, numbers people, even people people—to make health insurance more convenient, more supportive, and more personal. If you’re ready to join a thriving, mission-driven company where you can create your own opportunities—it’s time to make a healthy career move to MVP.

JOB TITLE:Marketing & Communications Intern (2 openings)




TIMEFRAME JOB AVAILABLE: Summer and Fall Options


An internship with MVP’s Marketing & Communications department is a great way to gain exposure, experience, and a portfolio of work in a variety of marketing, communications, and advertising areas. During the internship, you will work side-by-side with many members of the Marketing & Communications team, supporting projects that deliver communications and messaging to our members, employer groups, online community, and more! There are two internship opportunities available – one that will run through the summer and a second that will run through Fall.

As an intern on our team, you’ll be helping with:

·Copywriting, proofreading, and production of member newsletters

·Gathering content, editing, and helping with the distribution of our bi-weekly Sales e-newsletter

·Marketing collateral updates; working through proofing, revisions, and design

·Fall Open Enrollment advertising and communications – proofreading, coordinating review, and working with legal on approvals; helping to collect and track data from campaigns

·Drafting content for our social media channels; working with key team members to maintain a social media schedule

·Help coordinate website updates

·PowerPoint Presentation review and updates

·Other copywriting, proofreading, and project support as needed

·Other duties as assigned


Minimum Education:Participation in a Bachelor’s degree program in a marketing and/or communications field is required.

Minimum Experience:Marketing and/or communications project and material development, design, and coordination experience is preferred.

Required Skills:

·Excellent written and verbal communication skills

·Proofreading and editing; keen attention to detail

·Excellent organizational skills

·Ability to work in a deadline driven environment

·Positive attitude, self-directed, and motivated

·Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PPT, Adobe PDF comment/editing skills

Additional Skills:

·Experience with social media channels and analytics (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn)

·Familiarity with Constant Contact a plus

·Adequate knowledge of web design and web development; WordPress a plus

·Knowledge and experience in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop a plus

MVP Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (PDF). We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other basis, e.g., Pay Transparency (PDF), protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Any person with a disability needing special accommodations to the application process, please contact Human Resources at

Other details

  • Job Family Marketing/Communications
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Headquarters Office, 625 State Street, Schenectady, New York, United States of America