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Communications Internship

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Civil Rights Corps
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Washington, DC

Civil Rights Corps


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Published 8 days ago

June 1, 2021
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The Communications Department is quickly growing with this dynamic organization. The role of the communications intern is to support the Communications team in day-to-day tasks in the press shop, from special projects to graphics to digital communications. The ideal candidate will be interested in legal system reform and a self-starter who is a team player. The candidate should also demonstrate a desire for a career in communications, through coursework, volunteerism, and/or other internship experiences. Due to the current public health emergency this will be a remote opportunity.


Responsibilities:


·      Monitoring and tracking media coverage of CRC’s core issues, including mentions of Civil Rights Corps cases and staff

·      Research to assist with creating fact sheets, talking points, and other communications products

·      Draft content for social media and newsletters

·      Draft press releases and advisories

·      Manage and update press lists

·      Create original graphics and video content; and

·      Assist with general office duties as needed.


Qualifications:

·      Must be a strong writer

·      Possess acute attention to detail and be organized

·      Demonstrated commitment to the mission, purpose, and values of CRC

·      Excellent organizational skills and ability to juggle multiple projects and keep track of deadlines

·      Have a thorough understanding of social media platforms

·      Exhibit resourcefulness and the ability to work quickly and efficiently

·      Basic graphic design skills and/or experience with producing videos is a plus


The Communications Department is quickly growing with this dynamic organization. The role of the communications intern is to support the Communications team in day-to-day tasks in the press shop, from special projects to graphics to…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Hourly

How to Apply

Submit a brief cover letter, resume, and two references to jobs@civilrightscorps.org. Please include “Summer 2021 Communications Internship” in the subject line. Applications will be accepted and reviewed on an ongoing basis until a candidate is selected.


Submit a brief cover letter, resume, and two references to jobs@civilrightscorps.org. Please include “Summer 2021 Communications Internship” in the subject line. Applications will…

Location

1601 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Ste 800, Washington, DC 20009

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