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African Library Project


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Published 7 days ago

$18/hr
20 hours per week

Marketing/PR Intern

The Marketing/PR Intern will support the organization’s marketing and communications efforts ensuring alignment and consistency across various platforms. This position reports to the Marketing and Knowledge Management Manager. 


Responsibilities

  • Help develop & disseminate marketing and communications content including but not limited to blog content, social media content, e-newsletters, email blasts, and print materials in line with marketing plans
  • Assist with implementing marketing strategies that target youth (ages 5-25) in the U.S. and Canada so as to increase their engagement as Book Drive Organizers (BDOs) and ALP Youth Ambassadors
  • Enhance ALP storytelling by writing impact stories on US volunteers and African beneficiaries
  • Conduct market research to identify new marketing and PR opportunities to promote specific programs and help with team decision-making for current and potential projects
  • Assist in search engine optimization include link building to other sites
  • Help promote positive PR and increase media coverage in geographic areas with good marketing potential or organizations with high likelihood of BDO recruitment (e.g., H.S. service clubs)
  • Assist in placing targeted ads in print magazines and digital platforms
  • Help track and report on social media, website, and email marketing analytics
  • Assist in creating engaging support materials for book drive organizers 
  • Help curate & organize digital assets including photos, BDO stories, thank you letters, etc. 
  • Assist with website and social media content creation including developing video, graphic, and written content as needed
  • Work on multiple projects and priorities simultaneously
  • Support with other administrative duties as they arise 


Details: 

  • Part-time: 20 hours per week
  • Pay: $18/hour 
  • Location: This is a remote position. Regular meetings are conducted via Zoom/Skype teleconference.


Skills & Requirements:

  • Self-starter with exceptional organizational and communication skills 
  • Strong writing skills
  • Experience carrying out marketing campaigns on social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.)
  • Experience with graphic design required 
  • Video experience strongly preferred
  • Ability to work independently and complete tasks with minimal supervision
  • Ability to carry out multiple projects, organize priorities, and manage a flexible schedule
  • Interest in literacy, libraries, education, youth development, and/or development in sub-Saharan Africa
  • Experience or strong interest in working with non-profit organizations
  • Fully remote position; residence in San Francisco Bay Area preferred
  • Prior experience working remotely preferred

Marketing/PR Intern

The Marketing/PR Intern will support the organization’s marketing and communications efforts ensuring alignment and consistency across various platforms. This position reports to the Marketing and Knowledge…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Paid

How to Apply

To apply, please email the following to laurenshade@africanlibraryproject.org. This position will be open until filled.

  • Cover letter detailing how your experience matches required and preferred skills and both your personal and professional interest in ALP’s mission.
  • Resume
  • Three professional references
  • This position is subject to a background check.

To apply, please email the following to laurenshade@africanlibraryproject.org. This position will be open until filled.

  • Cover letter detailing how your experience matches…

Location

Oakland, CA

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