Internship posted by: National Women's Law Center
Posted on: July 18, 2013
The National Women's Law Center (NWLC) seeks an energetic, web-savvy and detail-oriented intern to provide support to NWLC's Online Outreach team. The intern's responsibilities focus on social media and blog outreach. The intern must be available to work part-time 20 hours per week minimum during the fall semester with flexible start and end dates between August and December 2013.
The National Women's Law Center is a non-profit organization that has been working since 1972 to advance and protect women's legal rights. The Center focuses on major policy areas of importance to women and their families including economic security, education, employment, health, and reproductive rights, with special attention given to the concerns of low-income women. The NWLC office is an extremely friendly environment with many opportunities to learn and make professional connections with staff members that work in many different issue areas.
Intern Duties and Responsibilities
The Online Outreach Intern supports the Outreach team with a variety of online outreach projects and activities. Duties may include, but will not be limited to:
Applicants should be comfortable working with online platforms and must have experience with Facebook and Twitter. Experience working with additional social media networks like Pinterest and Tumblr is preferred, but not required. Blogging or other experience writing for the web is highly desirable; HTML experience is a plus. The intern should also have strong writing skills, an eye for detail, and a creative outlook. NWLC internships are unpaid; NWLC will work with students and their universities to provide college credit for the internship.
Please submit a cover letter describing your qualifications and area(s) of interest, resume, and three supervisory or academic references. The application deadline is August 5, 2013. Electronic submissions are preferred. Please send materials firstname.lastname@example.org include the position title in the subject line. Hard copies may be addressed to: Human Resources, National Women's Law Center, 11 Dupont Circle, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20036, FAX: 202-588-5185. Applications accepted until position is filled. No calls please. EOE.