Communications/Social Media Intern
Internship Title: Communications/Social Media Internship
Position Type: Summer (Academic Year) Internship
Location: Cap Haitien, Haiti
Start Date: Position open until filled, requires 6-week minimum commitment
Hours: 30-40 hours/week, preferably four times a week in the SMH office. Up to 4 hours can be completed from the volunteer residence.
Compensation: This is an unpaid/volunteer internship. Housing and meals will be provided.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The Social Media/Communications Intern will:
help manage the organization’s website (Squarespace)
write drafts for the blog or press releases
post on social media (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, website)
review analytics for social media and website
create visual graphics, flyers, postcards
brainstorm new marketing campaigns
assist with content creation for monthly newsletter
photograph events at Second Mile Haiti
Firm grasp of available tools and platforms in the social media space
Completed or working toward a college degree, preferably in a related field (English, Marketing/Communications, Public Relations)
Working knowledge of word processing, Powerpoint, & Excel.
Effective communicator, both written and oral
Organized, detail-oriented, with ability to prioritize, multitask and meet deadlines
Enthusiasm for the mission of Second Mile Haiti and the families we serve
Please include the following for your application to be reviewed:
Cover letter, explaining what attracts you to SMH and why you are a perfect fit
1-2 writing samples
Additionally, please submit answers to the following questions:
What is the best book you’ve read in the last year? Why?
What interests you about this position?
What’s the sweetest place you’ve ever travelled to?
Send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org. In the subject line please type: Social Media/Communications Intern