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Jamaican Heritage Society
Our organization is a cultural society devoted to becoming the leading source for Jamaican news, culture and education while striving to promote a positive image of the Jamaican community worldwide. Our internships offer students and recent graduates an opportunity to enhance their educational and professional experiences and broaden their network.
Seasonal Intern (3-month assignment)
ResponsibilitiesPosition Description ~ Innovation Assistant
You will provide technical advice and assistance to the organization.
Your primary responsibilities:
Monitoring website activity and usability
Keeping the organization up to date on all new technologies
Helping to develop new web systems
Proficiency with Photoshop, and/or Illustrator desired, but not required
Superior attention to detail
More than “tech savvy”
Proficient in both Mac and PC
Web design and development experience
Java/.Net/PHP experience is a huge plus
Creativity and graphic design experience is a plus
Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite is desirable, but not required
This position requires working a minimum of 1 day per week for a period of 3 months or longer.
This is an unpaid internship.
Extremely detail-oriented and organized
Strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to work efficiently with minimal supervision
Ability to work collaboratively
Excellent writing and internet research skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
Proficient in Google Apps (Gmail, Drive, Hangout)
Mac & PC proficiency
High School Diploma Required
BA/BS from an accredited institution
Note: Undergraduate or Graduate students preferred, but high-achieving high school students are encouraged to apply.