- Spring Communication Intern, USA

Spring Communication Intern
InterAction



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.

Qualifications:

    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

To Apply: All applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and writing sample to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please include “Communications Spring Intern” in the subject line of the email.

Job posted on 24th December 2018
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