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Communication and Marketing Intern

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Oliver Scholars Inc.
|
New York, NY

Oliver Scholars Inc.


New
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Published 18 days ago

February 15, 2021
May 14, 2021
January 29, 2021
15 hours

Organization Mission: Oliver Scholars prepares high-achieving Black and Latinx students

from underserved New York City communities for success at top independent schools and

prestigious colleges. We provide crucial support for our Scholars so they can realize their full

potential and ultimately give back to the city, the nation, and the world.

Position and Summary Reporting: Reporting to the Director of Marketing and

Communications, the Intern will work directly with the communications and executive team to

produce print, social media, and digital marketing materials. This role is ideal for a highly

organized, and creative individual looking to learn more about marketing in the education /

non-profit sector. This is a fun internship for those who are motivated by writing, production, and

design.

Responsibilities:

▪ Social media marketing and research

▪ Support design of newsletters and outgoing communications

▪ Support live video production

▪ Support the creation of marketing materials

▪ Support Oliver library video creation

▪ Support website updates and migration

Qualifications

▪ Current or recent enrollment in graduate or undergraduate degree program with interest

in marketing, production, or communications

▪ Graphic design experience is a must (InDesign, Photoshop, or web-based program)

▪ Strong proficiency in all social media platforms

▪ Proficiency in Microsoft Suite applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) Adobe Acrobat and

Google Suite

▪ Video editing experience a plus (Final Cut Pro, Avid, iMovie)

▪ HTML and word press experience a plus

▪ Strong persuasive writing skills helpful

Desired Competencies

▪ Takes initiative: Act on one’s own initiative; making the most of opportunities;

undertaking tasks, even if it entails risk

▪ Creative: Coming up with new ideas, approaches, or solutions

▪ Flexible: Manages to adapt if circumstances change

▪ Written communication: Is capable of communicating well in writing, even with people

who communicate differently

▪ Verbal communication: Understands others and being understood in verbal

communication

▪ Teamwork: Work well with others and thrive in a team environment

▪ Integrity: Submits finished work-product that meets your own high standards

▪ Commitment to excellence: Strives to do deliver your best work-product

▪ Collaborative learner: Enjoys working with others to learn on the job


Time commitment: Minimum of 15 hours per week; minimum 3-month commitment, with 6

months desirable.


Compensation: There is an opportunity for school credit if allowed by the college/university of

an applicant. The position offers an excellent opportunity to work on substantive projects and can

result in a great reference.


HOW TO APPLY

For consideration, please forward your cover letter and resume to internjobs@oliverscholars.org.

Please note, “( Marketing & Communications Intern – [ your last name ] ” in the subject line of

your email. Only applicants under consideration will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

A diverse workforce and open culture are at the heart of our organization and vital to our

success. Oliver Scholars is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified

applicants will be considered for employment without discrimination based on race, color, creed,

national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, citizenship

status, or current employment status. Candidates who identify as members of historically

underrepresented groups are highly encouraged to apply.

Organization Mission: Oliver Scholars prepares high-achieving Black and Latinx students

from underserved New York City communities for success at top independent schools and

prestigious colleges. We provide crucial support for our…

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How to Apply

HOW TO APPLY

For consideration, please forward your cover letter and resume to internjobs@oliverscholars.org .

Please note, “( Marketing & Communications Intern – [ your last name ] ” in the subject line of

your email. Only applicants under consideration will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

A diverse workforce and open culture are at the heart of our organization and vital to our

success. Oliver Scholars is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified

applicants will be considered for employment without discrimination based on race, color, creed,

national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, citizenship

status, or current employment status. Candidates who identify as members of historically

underrepresented groups are highly encouraged to apply.

HOW TO APPLY

For consideration, please forward your cover letter and resume to internjobs@oliverscholars.org .

Please note, “( Marketing & Communications Intern – [ your last name…

Location

New York, NY

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