Communications & Marketing Intern

The communications and marketing internship provides an excellent opportunity to get hands on experience with a dynamic non-profit working with the Arab immigrant community. This is excellent preparation for individuals interested in pursuing a career in communications, marketing, journalism, or design.

Duration: August 2015 - December 2015

The Communications and Marketing Intern is expected to commit at least 15 hours/week of work with the Association; hours and days are somewhat flexible.

Responsibilities:         

  • Post and edit content to the AAANY website (using square space)
  • Draft and publish blog posts, E-Blasts (with Constant Contact), and other communications materials
  • Develop communications , marketing, and outreach plans and effective strategies
  • Maintain Social Media (FaceBook and Twitter)
  • Assist in marketing and conducting outreach for AAANY events

Requirements:

  • Current college student or recent graduate
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Self-starter, able to operate independently, and solve problems
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, Social Media Platforms, and Internet Research Tools
  • Proficiency with web-editing (Square Space) preferred
  • Design and web development experience preferred (Adobe, HTML, etc.)

To Apply:

Applications are rolling but interested applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.Times and hours are flexible but the intern is expected to commit at least 15 hours/week.