Wednesday, August 6, 2014

YTH Seeks a PAID Fall Intern

An awesome organization that I am part of YTH is accepting applications for a Communications and Programs Intern for the fall. 
This position will be based in Oakland, will be part-time and is compensated. 

Apply here! 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop and post social media content on YTH’s social media platforms.
  • Monitor and track social media metrics and develop monthly report with recommendations.
  • Write blog posts about relevant and timely youth, tech, and health ideas, resources and events.
  • Support the team on communications and program collateral development including newsletter content, presentation design and content, and event-related outreach.
  • Provide day-to-day office support as needed.
  • All other duties assigned.

Required Experience and Qualifications:

  • Strong working knowledge of social media and associated digital tools. Word, WordPress, Excel, PowerPoint, e-mail, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, LinkedIn and basic HTML.
  • Strong writing and editing skills.
  • Comfort with reproductive and sexual health content and speaking with a youthful audience.
  • Ability to handle detailed work accurately, thoughtfully and quickly.
  • Ability to work independently within established guidelines.
  • Discretion, discernment, sound judgment, and positive interpersonal communications skills are key.
  • Organized and flexible individual, able to manage multiple tasks and changing priorities.
  • A sense of humor.
Position Hours: Minimum of 15 hours/week.
Compensation: Generous stipends available as well as the possibility of academic credit.
Reports to: The YTH Programs Manager and the YTH Executive Director.
To Apply: Please send in a cover letter, resume, and two references by August 20th.

 The deadline is August 20th! Apply here!