NANA Regional Corporation Shareholder Internship – Communications & Marketing in Anchorage, Alaska

Shareholder Internship – Communications & Marketing


Company Overview

NANARegional Corporation, Inc. (NRC) is a for-profit corporation with a socialresponsibility. It is one of the 13 regional Native Corporations created as aresult of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA) passed by congress in1971. NANA Development Corporation (NDC), founded in 1974, is a subsidiary ofNANA Regional Corporation (NANA).


Thesuccessful candidate will work in NANA’s communications and marketingdepartment that serves both NRC and NDC. The applicant will have theopportunity to help NANA carry out the mission of our corporation through thedevelopment of professional-level communications, marketing and media-relationsprojects. Internship is located in Anchorage, AK. Dates of internship arebetween June-August; 10-12 weeks in length. Dates are flexible.

The NANA Shareholder College Internshipsavailable will be 40 hours per week, and will be a six (6) to eight (8) weekinternship and is expected to start in June. Lodging and transportation are notprovided, the intern will be expected to cover these expenses as applicable

Essential Dutiesand Responsibilities

  • Research,writing and posting for NRC and NDC websites and social media presences

  • Research,writing and design for NANA publications (NANATKUT employee magazine, TheHunter shareholder newspaper, brochures, etc.)

  • Research,writing and design for NRC and NDC presentations

  • Eventplanning

  • Factchecking

  • Photography

  • Photoediting

  • Digitalinventory

  • Promotionalproduct design

  • Introductionto graphic design (InDesign, Photoshop, etc.)

  • Shareholderinterviews (Adobe Audition, Youtube, Soundcloud, iTunes Podcasts)

  • Thisposition has no supervisory responsibilities.

  • Other dutiesthat are pertinent to the department or unit’s success also may be assigned.



  • Must be aNANA shareholder.

  • Must havecompleted one year of postsecondary education.

  • Proficientwritten communication skills: write, edit, proofread materials.

  • Proficientoral communications skills: speak one-on-one or present to groups.

  • Must becurrently enrolled in college or a vocational school full-time.

  • Must be ableto work in a fast-moving environment and juggle multiple, competing tasks, ableto lift 25 pounds.

  • Intermediatecomputer skills in Microsoft Office.


  • The idealcandidate is studying Journalism, Marketing, Communications, Graphic Design,Computer Programming, Web Development or Business.

  • A validdriver’s license and an acceptable driving record for the past three (3) yearsto be eligible under NANA’s vehicle insurance policy.

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements

Weather:Indoors - environmentally controlled; requires most or all work to be doneinside.

Noiselevel: The noise level in the work environment is usually that of a standardoffice atmosphere.

Descriptionof environment: Office building with standard office environment.

Physicalrequirements: Employee is required tooccasionally lift and/or move up to 25 lbs. Frequently required to sit, stand,walk, use hands/fingers to handle or feel, climb, stoop, kneel, crouch orcrawl, talk/hear, see, taste/smell, and carry weight/lift.


Required Language

EqualOpportunity Employer/Shareholder Preference

NANARegional Corporation is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualifiedapplicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin,disability, protected status or any other characteristic protected byapplicable law. NANA grants employment preference to shareholders of NANA andtheir spouses and descendants to the extent allowed by law.

Itis NANA Regional Corporation policy to conduct background checks, drug testingand a physical assessment, as applicable, once an offer has been accepted, inaccordance with company and/or contract requirements.

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Job: Office & Administrative Support

Company: NANA Regional Corporation

Primary Location: US-AK-Anchorage

Shift: Day Job

Closing Date (Period for Applying) - External: Mar 31, 2018, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: COM00137