- Spring Communication Intern, USA
Spring Communication Intern
Passionate about international humanitarian and global development work? Want an internship with an organization working to make a difference? Love storytelling? Join the InterAction Communications Team.
This is a part-time, unpaid internship during the spring 2019 semester and interns will be working approximately 20 hours/week.
InterAction’s Communications interns walk away with projects to put in their portfolios and a breadth of skills they can bring to any entry-level communications position. InterAction’s Communications team offers two, unpaid internship each semester to a student interested in gaining hands-on experience in social media, online communications, media relations and multimedia.
Responsibilities may include:
Developing and publishing creative content for all InterAction social media accounts, including Facebook and Twitter
Writing for InterAction website and blog
Assisting in planning and compiling monthly eNewsletter
Monitoring web performance using Google Analytics
Working with Communications and IT teams to create a new online archive for photo contest submissions
Collaborating with staff on new ideas, directions, and strategies for marketing and communications
Tracking, recording and logging InterAction media clips
Working on infographics, videos or other multimedia content
Helping plan and implement social media campaigns that inform and influence how people think about pivotal issues like the refugee crisis, ending poverty, and global health and nutrition.
College junior, senior, or graduate student enrolled in a communications, public relations, journalism, English, international relations, graphic design or related degree program, or have recently obtained such a degree
Strong writing and editing skills
Prior experience with social media writing for an organization
Interested in humanitarian relief and global development issues
Passionate about storytelling and communications
Talent for learning new skills quickly
Creativity and willingness to contribute ideas
Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
Ability to work independently but also thrive in a team
Self-motivated and flexible along with a can-do attitude
Highly organized and detail oriented in a fast-paced environment
Prior experience or familiarity with website production
Multimedia, graphic design, video editing and photography skills desired, but not mandatory
Must be able to work 20 or more hours a week
Job posted on 24th December 2018
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