Social Media Internship – Fall 2018

American Action Forum - Washington, DC3.5

30+ days agoPart-time
Social Media interns will report directly to the Digital Strategist at the American Action Forum. The Digital Strategist manages the social media and digital presence for the Forum with the goal of engaging the general public, legislative decision makers, and industry leaders in informed policy discussions. The timely nature of the Forum’s research plays a key role in the online engagement strategies used by the communications team, often providing opportunities for innovative problem solving.

As an intern in the digital department, you will help with maintaining our online presence through the website and all applicable social media channels.

Hours and Compensation

Interns must be available for 20 to 29 hours per week
Interns will be provided an hourly wage to cover transportation and living expenses
Interns will be responsible for bringing their own computer/equipment
This is a part-time, paid internship

Qualified applicants will be individuals with an interest in digital strategy, including social media, digital advertising, content strategy, and email marketing.

Desired Skills

Experience with social media campaigns
Understanding of online advertising
Proficient with Word and Excel
Familiarity with Adobe Photoshop
Familiarity with managing Wordpress
Graphic design and photography skills are a plus
How to Apply

Please include in your application a preferred start date, resume, cover letter, any relevant personal links and work samples that highlight your previous digital work.

Documents must be submitted as a PDF file with the following file name:

Resume: LastName_Resume_Social
Cover Letter: LastName_CL_Social
(Example: Jane Doe’s Resume – Doe_Resume_Social)