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POSITION TITLE:                    Marketing Intern, Strategic Investments

REPORTS TO:                         Senior Director, Marketing

JOB CLASSIFICATION:          Part-Time Paid Internship

LOCATION:                             Remote

ANTICIPATED DATES:            October 1, 2021 – December 17, 2021

 

The Organization

 What We Do

With residents and partners, LISC forges resilient and inclusive communities of opportunity across America – great places to live, work, visit, do business and raise families.

 

Strategies We Pursue

  • Equip talent in underinvested communities with the skills and credentials to compete successfully for quality income and wealth opportunities.
  • Invest in businesses, housing and other community infrastructure to catalyze economic, health, safety and educational mobility for individuals and communities.
  • Strengthen existing alliances while building new collaborations to increase our impact on the progress of people and places.
  • Develop leadership and the capacity of partners to advance our work together
  • Drive local, regional, and national policy and system changes that foster broadly shared prosperity and well-being.

 

Over the last 42 years, LISC and its affiliates have invested more than $24 billion in businesses, affordable housing, health, educational mobility, community and recreational facilities, public safety, employment and other projects that help to revitalize and stabilize underinvested communities. Headquartered in New York City, LISC’s reach spans the country from East coast to West coast in 38 markets with offices extending from Buffalo to the Bay Area. Visit us at www.lisc.org

 

About Strategic Investments

The LISC Strategic Investments team leads the design, development, and deployment of impact investment funds in LISC’s local markets and nationwide. Strategic Investments employs an “impact first” investment methodology that optimizes the impact for traditionally underserved communities, while seeking to achieve sustainable risk-adjusted returns for investors.

 

The unique combination of LISC's 38 local offices with the strength of our national investment expertise is a powerful tool for creating real impact in the communities we serve. This network requires careful coordination between Strategic Investments, the LISC Local Offices, and other stakeholders. Visit us at www.liscstrategicinvestments.org 

 

About This Role

 The Marketing Intern will provide critical support to the Marketing department within the Strategic Investments Team. The Marketing Intern will learn about impact investing, while honing marketing and communication skills.

 Responsibilities

The intern will learn the components of communications and outreach activities as described below. A willingness to learn is critical and the intern should feel comfortable learning new forms of technology.

  • Maintain and update website content, collateral materials, PowerPoint decks
  • Write copy for blogs, website, and investment stories
  • Create content for social media accounts
  • Update graphics for print and digital platforms
  • Assist Senior Director in developing and refining messaging and strategy for the team
  • Organize marketing materials
  • Maintain marketing contact information in Salesforce
  • Other activities as they arise

 

Qualifications

  • Active enrollment in a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree program with a concentration or major in communications, marketing, graphic design, web design, or similar degree. An interest in impact investing or community development is preferred.
  • Have excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Have excellent organizational skills
  • Have reliable access to internet during work hours (this is a remote position).
  • Be proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, PPT, Excel), Wix, internet research, social media platforms. Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop) experience preferred.
  • Ability to learn and navigate new software.

  

To Apply

Submit a cover letter and resume to strategicinvestments@lisc.org with “Strategic Investments Intern” in the subject line of your email. Please, no telephone calls or unsolicited inquiries.

* Interns will not be promised continued employment at the end of the internship.*

 

LISC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER COMMITTED TO DIVERSITY, EQUITY, INCLUSION, & JUSTICE


POSITION TITLE:                    Marketing Intern, Strategic Investments

REPORTS TO:                         Senior Director, Marketing

JOB CLASSIFICATION:          Part-Time Paid Internship

LOCATION:                             Remote

ANTICIPATED DATES:            October 1, 2021 – December 17, 2021

 

The Organization

 What We Do…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    October 12, 2021
  • End Date
    December 17, 2021
  • Payment
    Hourly
  • Hours Per Week
    20 hrs/week - Fall Semester

Benefits

Paid internship for Fall 2021 semester

Paid internship for Fall 2021 semester

How to Apply

To Apply

Submit a cover letter and resume to strategicinvestments@lisc.org with “Strategic Investments Intern” in the subject line of your email. Please, no telephone calls or unsolicited inquiries.

 

To Apply

Submit a cover letter and resume to strategicinvestments@lisc.org with “Strategic Investments Intern” in the subject line of your email. Please, no telephone calls or…

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
Washington, DC, USA

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