Post- Grad Intern, Digital Communications Internship

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  • Added Date: Monday, 21 August 2023
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Position Overview

โ€‹โ€‹This Post-Grad Intern, Digital Communications will join a collaborative, energetic team that produces wide-ranging content for the UN Foundationโ€™s digital channels. This role will be an active contributor to our teamโ€™s content planning, creation and management, helping us deliver strong digital engagement creatively and with distinctive flair. The Post-Grad Intern, Digital Communications will be a savvy, ambitious multi-skilled digital communications leader in the making. They will support day-to-day content creation for UN Foundation websites and social media, and bring fresh, creative ideas for delivering thumb-stopping work. They will be fluent across or have an interest in building skills across digital communication workstreamsโ€”planning, copywriting, research, web content management, design, and analytics. In addition, they will be passionate about our issues and policy priorities such as climate change, gender equality, and global health, and have a deep interest in leveraging communications to build a better world. โ€‹

Essential Functions

โ€‹โ€‹Work collaboratively with Public Affairs colleagues to support the planning, creation, management, publishing and data analysis of digital content.

โ€‹Draft copy for Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Threads, X (formerly Twitter), websites, and toolkits.

โ€‹Plan and publish content for UN Foundation websites and bespoke webpages.

โ€‹Research topics, audiences, creative assets, and channels to inform content planning.

โ€‹Take and organize notes for meetings, as requested.

โ€‹Maintain and organize assets on UN Foundationโ€™s websites and asset management platforms.

โ€‹Monitor social media channels for issues, trends, and opportunities for real-time engagement and conversation.

โ€‹Support the collection and analysis of data, and create reports.

โ€‹Other duties as assigned.

Selection Criteria

โ€‹โ€‹Enrolled in a graduate program at an accredited college or university program in communications, marketing, or public affairs.

โ€‹Bachelorโ€™s degree required.

๐Ÿ“š ๐——๐—ถ๐˜€๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐—›๐—ผ๐˜„ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—š๐—ฒ๐˜ ๐—ฎ ๐—๐—ผ๐—ฏ ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—จ๐—ก ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฏ! ๐ŸŒ๐Ÿค ๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฑ ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ฟ ๐—ก๐—˜๐—ช ๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐—ฟ๐˜‚๐—ถ๐˜๐—บ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜ ๐—š๐˜‚๐—ถ๐—ฑ๐—ฒ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—จ๐—ก ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฏ ๐˜„๐—ถ๐˜๐—ต ๐˜๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜ ๐˜€๐—ฎ๐—บ๐—ฝ๐—น๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐—จ๐—ก๐—›๐—–๐—ฅ, ๐—ช๐—™๐—ฃ, ๐—จ๐—ก๐—œ๐—–๐—˜๐—™, ๐—จ๐—ก๐——๐—ฆ๐—ฆ, ๐—จ๐—ก๐—™๐—ฃ๐—”, ๐—œ๐—ข๐—  ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ผ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€! ๐ŸŒ

โš ๏ธ ๐‚๐ก๐š๐ง๐ ๐ž ๐˜๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ ๐‹๐ข๐Ÿ๐ž ๐๐จ๐ฐ: ๐๐จ๐ฐ๐ž๐ซ๐Ÿ๐ฎ๐ฅ ๐“๐ž๐œ๐ก๐ง๐ข๐ช๐ฎ๐ž๐ฌ ๐ก๐จ๐ฐ ๐ญ๐จ ๐ ๐ž๐ญ ๐š ๐ฃ๐จ๐› ๐ข๐ง ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐”๐ง๐ข๐ญ๐ž๐ ๐๐š๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง๐ฌ ๐๐Ž๐–!

โ€‹Exceptional writing skills, especially for digital channels.

โ€‹Comfort with planning and publishing website content, and at least basic familiarity with Wordpress.

โ€‹Familiarity or experience working with social media management tools such as Hootsuite.

โ€‹Familiarity, interest in, or experience working with digital analytics tools, including Google Analytics and in-platform data tools.

โ€‹Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite.

โ€‹Creative, savvy, and up-to-speed with digital communications trends and good practice.

โ€‹Desire to learn and put theory into practice on the job.

โ€‹Previous professional communications experience a plus.

โ€‹Excellent attention to detail.

โ€‹Initiative to find and propose new projects, both for the individual and for the team.

โ€‹Ability to work independently and collaboratively as needed.

โ€‹Ability to meet regular attendance/tardiness policy.

โ€‹Must have a personal laptop computer and access to the Internet.

โ€‹Must be available to work a maximum of 29 hours per week.

โ€‹Must be authorized to work in the United States.

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