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Intern, Communications

Alexandria, VA, USAAlexandriaVAUSA
Internship

This is an unpaid internship with a provided travel stipend. It will approximately run from late January to early May 2019.

United Way is expanding its digital and social presence across multiple channels. We’re looking for an intern who can help support the future of our organization by working with our Communications team. Interns will work closely with Communications staff to support United Way’s content creation, management and measurement activities.

Areas of Responsibility: 
  • Interest in learning about communications including internal, corporate, partner and external
  • Background in communications, graphic design, marketing, and/or social media highly recommended
  • Good writer
  • Organized, creative, and analytical thinker
  • Quick-learner, with a can-do attitude
  • Comfortable working daily with a computer to complete work
  • Strong teamwork skills to see a project to completion
Educational Background: 
The internship opportunity is open to recent graduates or current students of college programs.
Skills/Experience: 
  • Interest in learning about communications including internal, corporate, partner and external. Background in communications, graphic design, marketing, and/or social media a plus but not required
  • Organized, creative, and analytical thinker
  • Quick-learner, with a can-do attitude
  • Comfortable working daily with a computer to complete work
  • Strong teamwork skills to see a project to completion

Organization Info

United Way Worldwide

Overview
Headquarters: 
Alexandria, VA, United States
Annual Budget : 
$100-500M
Founded: 
1934
About Us
Mission: 

United Way improves lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities around the world to advance the common good.

United Way fights for the health, education and financial stability of every person in every community. We win by living United. By forging unlikely partnerships. By finding new solutions to old problems. By mobilizing the best resources. And by inspiring individuals to join the fight against their community's most daunting social crises.

Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Jan 11 2019
Active Until: 
Feb 11 2019
Hiring Organization: 
United Way Worldwide
industry: 
Nonprofit