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Institute for Human and Community Development
DescriptionWho we are: The Institute for Human and Community Development (IHCD) is a Haitian non-profit organization that has served over 800 children living in slavery (knowns as "restaveks"), servitude, abject poverty, and dislocation since 1999. IHCD's mission is to integrate extremely marginalized children into mainstream Haitian society through the provision of a holistic package of educational, nutritional, social, and community services. See more at www.ihcd.org. IHCD's development team is based in Manhattan, New York, NY.
Website: IHCD has partnered with 21inspired.com, a prominent London-based web design company to develop our site.
Available Positions: We are seeking a website and social media communications and content manager intern.
ResponsibilitiesThe website and social media communications and content manager will be responsible for developing the voice for all aspects of the organization’s online presence. In addition to writing, editing, and proofreading site, Facebook, and Twitter content, this person will also work closely with the technical partner to maintain site standards with regard to new development, including developing a dynamic user experience for video clip viewing.
You will also be responsible for crafting email newsletters, and online outreach campaigns.
The content manager will work closely with the Director of Development. The ideal candidate will also have experience managing online marketing and outreach campaigns. Tasks require a strong attention to detail and ability to work under tight deadlines.
1) Create, develop and manage content for organization’s web presence (requires working with content management software - WordPress)
2) Regularly update site news
3) Build a dynamic social media presence
4) Track and report on all site metrics
5) Work cooperatively with key team members, partners, and donors
Passion, Integrity and Energy!
RequirementsTechnology: Previous experience with WordPress. Advanced knowledge not required.
Skills: Strong written communications. Energetic user of social media.
Language Skills: English required; no other language skills are required. Haitian Creole speakers are strongly encouraged to apply.
Motivation: The candidate should be motivated by a commitment to social justice.