Job Details
Silver Spring - Silver Spring, MD
$18.00 Hourly

Peterson Companies owns and manages a diverse portfolio of retail properties in the DC region from neighborhood centers and power centers to cutting-edge lifestyle/entertainment centers and mixed-use developments, creating an unparalleled experience for retailers and consumers.

The marketing team is seeking a summer intern to assist with event coordination and execution, digital marketing efforts and tenant marketing support for two premier lifestyle/entertainment centers in Montgomery County: Downtown Silver Spring and rio in Gaithersburg. The ideal candidate is a team player who is able to communicate effectively, multitask, and have the ability to demonstrate a professional demeanor with all guests and colleagues.



  • Assist in the coordination and execution of various shopping center events and activations while creating positive experiences for our customers and tenants.
  • Aggregate and report on results from summer events and programs.
  • Ensure policies and procedures are followed throughout all stages of event coordination.
  • Curate content for shopping center websites, email blasts and social media pages.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Marketing Team


Position requirements:

  • Strong verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrate ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Experience with digital and social platforms (Wordpress, iContact, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter)
  • Candidates must have reliable transportation
  • Candidates must be punctual
  • Receive and give direction clearly
  • Withstand periods of walking and/or standing
  • Work cooperatively with upper level management
  • Must be able to lift up to 25 lbs.
  • The position will based at rio with travel to Downtown Silver Spring.
  • Weekday & possibly Saturdays. 20 hours per week, plus additional hours when needed
  • Must be available to work occasional evenings and weekends