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Virtual Spring 2022 Internship Opportunity - Communications, Social Media & Graphic Design

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ROLE DESCRIPTION

The Rian Immigrant Center, located in downtown Boston, Massachusetts, is seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Communications and Graphic Design intern to become an integral part of our vibrant communications team. Learn and use your skills to develop our social media presence (including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn), maintain our website (WordPress), help create our marketing materials using your Graphic Design skills and knowledge, and contribute to all other communications effort.

  • Perfect opportunity for anyone interested in gaining experience as part of a small Communications team in a non-profit setting, where you will be given significant responsibility, while receiving on the job training and support
  • Make a difference and help empower the lives of Immigrants and Refugees
  • Work with a fun and supportive team
  • Gain solid experience and learn new skills in a supportive non-profit environment with a real community feel

COMPENSATION

We are glad to assist with any requirements to qualify an eligible student for academic credit. This is an unpaid internship. However, we may be able to offer a partial monthly stipend for interns who can work 20+ hours a week - please inquire for details

TIME COMMITMENT

20+ hours per week, between Monday and Friday - willing to work with class/work schedules and hours are negotiable.  We are closed on the weekends so the internship will take place between Monday and Friday.

DATES

January 2022 – May/June 2022

RESPONSIBILITIES

Social Media

·       Craft engaging and original social media posts to promote the mission and activities of the Rian Immigrant Center

·       Support us in being a thought-leader and advocate on current immigration related issues

·       Develop responsive and collaborative social media campaigns

Newsletter

·       Support the production of our monthly online newsletter by writing about the immigrants we serve, our staff and volunteers, and the programs we offer

·       Design the newsletter using our GetResponse templates

·       Contribute to the development of our Executive Director’s weekly blog

Website

·       Update our website with current events and stories from the Rian Immigrant Center

·           Create images for web and update images on our website

·       Support us in utilizing the website as a tool to reach potential donors, clients, and partners

Marketing

·       Design marketing materials for our communications department (reports, social media, campaigns, newsletters, event invitations, etc) that adhere to brand guidelines (previous design experience preferred)


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Enjoy working in a flexible, dynamic, and multicultural environment and are passionate about making a difference for immigrant families in this tumultuous political climate
  • Graphic design experience, and knowledge of Adobe Suite preferred
  • Experience using and uploading media to Wordpress (not required but helpful)
  • Excellent communication and research skills
  • Organization, attention to detail and time management skills
  • Bilingual, or multilingual, helpful but not required
  • Enthusiasm for the mission of the Rian Immigrant Center and a commitment to and understanding of social justice and anti-racism
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Google application
  • Organization, attention to detail and time management skills


ROLE DESCRIPTION

The Rian Immigrant Center, located in downtown Boston, Massachusetts, is seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Communications and Graphic Design intern to become an integral part of our vibrant communications team…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    January 3, 2022
  • End Date
    June 3, 2022
  • Application Deadline
    December 10, 2021
  • Payment
    Stipend
  • Stipend / Wage
    Please inquire about possible monthly stipend available for 20+ hours a week
  • Hours Per Week
    20+ hours per week (willing to work with interested and qualified candidates if they can't work this many hours)

Benefits

Remote/Hybrid Model - While remote, you will be connected and fully supported by our Communications team.

Rewarding internship assisting and empowering immigrants and refugees.

Excellent hands on experience for future internships/jobs

Remote/Hybrid Model - While remote, you will be connected and fully supported by our Communications team.

Rewarding internship assisting and empowering immigrants and refugees…

How to Apply

HOW TO APPLY:

  1. Please email your resume and cover letter to volunteering@riancenter.org.
  2. You also need to complete our online application form, which can be found here: https://www.riancenter.org/internship-application/

The Rian Immigrant Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds and language skills to apply. Co-ops are NOT required to be native English language speakers.

HOW TO APPLY:

  1. Please email your resume and cover letter to volunteering@riancenter.org.
  2. You also need to complete our online application form, which can be found here: https://www…

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
One State Street, Boston, MA 02109, United States
8th Floor

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