MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS INTERN

Duties and Responsibilities

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Assist with copyediting of the various promotional materials defined above.

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Assist with development of creative concepts and marketing strategies for promoting the work of KIDCITY and securing donations from doners.

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Coordinating with graphic design intern to translate create concepts into print, online and other collateral materials.

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Develop contents for promotional materials including direct mail pieces, print and electronic newsletter, website and social media stories, medial releases and other materials as needed.

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Update and maintain KIDCITY’s social media presence, including scheduling Facebook updates.

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Organize and attend monthly marketing committee meeting including preparing and distributing agenda and taking minutes.

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Collaborating with staff and volunteers on new ideas, directions, and venues for marketing and communications.

Qualifications

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An effective communicator, both written and oral

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Completed or working toward a degree, preferably in a related field (eg. English, Marketing/Communications, or Public Relations), but not required.

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Self-motivated, good organizational skills, detail-oriented, ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet deadlines

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Firm grasp of available tools and platforms in social media space

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Previous internship or related experience in marketing or communications is a plus.

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Must be computer literate (working knowledge of word processing, PowerPoint, Excel)

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Proficiency in Adobe InDesign and Photoshop highly desired. Knowledge of HTML and graph design a plus.

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Ability to work both independently and as part of a team

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Enthusiasm for the mission of KIDCITY and the children we serve.

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Strong interpersonal skills

Benefits

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Build your portfolio of work and establish employment references

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Flexible scheduling

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Help meet an important community need

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Potential for a full time paid position after internship

Duration

Position open until filled

Requires 3-6 months commitment

Hours: 8-12hours/week, preferably twice a week in the office. Up to 4 hours can be completed at home.

Compensation: This is an Unpaid internship

To Apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to:

Kidcityghana@gmail.com

KidCity