Communications Internship - Latinitas

Bookmark This

Description

COMMUNICATIONS INTERNSHIP

Intern Description:
Want to make a difference in a girl’s life? Help Hispanic girls succeed by volunteering with
Latinitas. Become a Communications Intern and help girls build confidence and skills.
Latinitas is a non-profit agency dedicated to empowering Latina youth through media. We
publish LatinitasMagazine.org, a first bilingual webzine by and for U.S. Hispanic girls. We
host after-school clubs and outreach programs which help girls express themselves through
media. We are seeking talented individuals to volunteer for our busy communications
committee. Communications Interns will have a unique opportunity to learn about non-profit
public affairs through hands-on activities and exposure to a wide range of activities and
projects.

This department requires volunteer interns to help further the public image of the agency
and to help create wider exposure in the Austin & El Paso, Texas area. We have plenty of
opportunities to fill your portfolio while having a lot of fun and helping girls at the same
time! We offer meaningful and fulfilling experience for several interests and academic
backgrounds. This position is recommended for students with a major in communications or
business. Within our communications department, we offer the following intern positions:
fundraising, public relations, web design, graphic design, editorial, photography, eventplanning,
multimedia, advertising and marketing.

Intern Requirements:
Project Outline:

Editorial: Write feature stories for online & print publication.
Marketing/Advertising: Help develop & implement marketing & advertising plan.
Public Relations: Update media contact list, write press releases for upcoming events pitch story ideas to reporters and monitor media coverage.
Fundraising: Assist with raising funds through special events & sponsorships.
Graphic/ Web Design: Design promotional materials & update website.
Photography: Develop stock photography, cover events, & create photo essays.
Event Planning: Aid in organizing conferences and special events.
Multimedia: Create video, audio an

Responsibilities

Project Outline:

Editorial: Write feature stories for online & print publication.
Marketing/Advertising: Help develop & implement marketing & advertising plan.
Public Relations: Update media contact list, write press releases for upcoming events pitch story ideas to reporters and monitor media coverage.
Fundraising: Assist with raising funds through special events & sponsorships.
Graphic/ Web Design: Design promotional materials & update website.
Photography: Develop stock photography, cover events, & create photo essays.
Event Planning: Aid in organizing conferences and special events.
Multimedia: Create videos, podcasts and multimedia projects

Requirements

This position requires 10-15 hours of work per week. Hours and days of work are flexible.
Interns are encouraged to gain experience and skills geared toward their interests! We offer
for-credit internships. This is a non-paid intern position, but the experience is priceless.
The ideal intern will possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. Interns
should be enthusiastic, organized, resourceful, and creative. We are looking for a self-starter
who is able to work independently and is willing to take advantage of this
opportunity to develop their professional skills.
Bilingual volunteers are encouraged to apply. Interns must be computer literate,
demonstrating proficiency with Microsoft Office and internet navigation. Website and
graphic design experience is a plus. Training will be given as necessary.

How To Apply

Apply
Login or Sign Up to apply.
 

Always be on the alert for potentially fraudulent job postings online - never send money to a potential employer.

Report potential scams Go to Trust and Safety Center