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Animal Rights Intern

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Are you passionate about animal rights and seeking an internship that allows you to use your communications and social media skills to further the movement? 

The Pollination Project is a foundation that makes seed grants of $1,000 a day, every day of the year, to individual change-makers all over the world. We also have specialized grant programs in farmed animal activism and animal rights. For more information on our work visit our website. www.thepollinationproject.org 

We come in contact with thousands of applicants and grantees who quickly become part of our worldwide network. The result has been an abundant online community. We are looking for an ambitious and smart intern who can harness the power of social media to help us communicate with our audience including the general public, our grantees, applicants and organizational partners. You will be working with Facebook, Flickr, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Google Groups, Instagram and other social media sites. 

Responsibilities:

  • Expand and optimize social media initiatives across platforms
  • Help us find new grantees through social media outreach within a variety of defined criteria
  • Update website and social media sites with content provided
  • Track our grantees in the media and make sure we are cross promoting their efforts on our sites
  • Researching and implementing best practices in social media
  • Other social media / marketing- related duties as appropriate to your skill set

Qualifications:

  • Extensive experience using social media networks
  • Borderline obsessive attention to detail
  • Comfortable with technology
  • Ability to manage your own time and be able to respond to emails in a timely manner
  • Ability to work within an established messaging framework to curate and post relevant content
  • Caring compassionate person who has experience in social change work
  • Prefer someone with a commitment to or interest in animal rights and a vegan/vegetarian lifestyle

Outcomes: After this internship you will be able to:

  • Participate in building and implementing a robust social media strategy
  • Understand the grantmaking process and gain experience in social change philanthropy
  • Communicate and connect with a wide range of inspiring activists and volunteers from all over the world
  • Gain an understanding of and appreciation for the power of grassroots networks



Are you passionate about animal rights and seeking an internship that allows you to use your communications and social media skills to further the movement? 

The Pollination Project is a foundation that makes seed grants of $1,000 a day, every…

Details at a Glance

  • Payment
    Stipend
  • Stipend / Wage
    $1,000 per semester
  • Hours Per Week
    This internship requires a minimum 10 week commitment of 8-12 hours per week. Work schedule is flexible.

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Instructions:

Please include a cover letter detailing how this internship fits within your long-term ambitions. If you have a portfolio with links to social media campaigns you've been part of, we would love to see that too!

Required: also share with us a brief video (no longer than five minutes) that tells us why you are the ideal candidate for this role!


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Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
Asheville, NC, USA

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