Posted July 19, 2019
The Communications Intern works with the Green Project’s Interim Executive Director to enhance the organization’s digital presence. This internship is for college-level students with a passion for sustainability and strong interest in communicating environmental issues, nonprofit branding, content creation and writing.
Scope of Work
Create content (visual and text) for Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter based on Salvage Store inventory, TGP events, and related programs
Research and write blog posts related to waste streams, waste resources, sustainability, recycling, DIY and creative reuse with a focus on the New Orleans community
Assist in developing workshop/event descriptions and imagery for promotional purposes
Assist in crafting store signage for merchandise and events
Organize and maintain email lists
Contribute to monthly newsletter blast
Assist with event coordination
Proficient in Google Suite
Understanding of audience and ability to write to an audience
Demonstrable writing experience (academic, personal or professional)
Demonstrable photography experience (personal or professional; professional camera not required)
Experience using and deep knowledge of social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
Familiarity with brand voice and brand guidelines
Enthusiasm about environmental issues
Proficient in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop
Experience shooting and editing short films
Experience working with Squarespace, MailChimp and integrations
To apply, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and introduce yourself, attach a current resume, and provide a link to your favorite brand to follow on Instagram and tell us why.
This internship is unpaid, but may qualify for course credit.