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HeartMob Program Internships (2 available)

Communications Internship

Development and Program Internship

 
 

HeartMob Program Internships

Organizational Background

Hollaback! is an international movement to end harassment in public spaces, using digital and mobile technology. Hollaback! is working on building a new platform, HeartMob, to address the problem of online harassment.

Primary Responsibilities

The HeartMob internships offer an exciting opportunity for energetic, people-persons with a can-do attitudes and an eagerness to learn. The intersn will assist with media outreach, social media, writing and editing, event support, special projects, research and administrative work. The interns will report to the Executive Director.

As the HeartMob Interns, you will do the following:

  • Assist with research on the issue of online harassment and on current trends on online harassment.
  • Work with staff on creating new resources for the HeartMob platform.
  • Find content for the HeartMob Facebook page and Twitter.
  • Assist Executive Director and Chief Tech Developer with preparations for the beta launch.
  • Participate in organization brainstorms and meetings.
  • Provide administrative support as needed.

Qualifications:

  • A current student or recent graduate with a strong commitment to Hollaback!’s mission
  • Highly organized, detail-oriented, results driven and motivated by project management and deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Strong familiarity with monitoring and developing social media content
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe programs
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively with others
  • Quick-thinker – can boil a great amount of information into take-aways and next steps
  • Excited to work in a fast-paced environment with aggressive growth plans
  • Eager to take on challenges with a sense of humor
  • Flexibility with work tasks

The internships will run from June – August 2016 and the estimated time commitment will be 16-24 hours per week. We offer a $250 stipend per month to cover travel. The candidates will work from our office in Downtown Brooklyn.

If you are interested, we are currently accepting resumes with cover letters. Please send to [email protected]. The deadline for submission is May 1st, and the start date is mid June or sooner.
 
 

Communications Internship

Organizational Background

Hollaback! is an international movement to end street harassment using digital and mobile technology.

Primary Responsibilities

The Hollaback! communications internship offers an exciting opportunity for an energetic, people-person with a can-do attitude and an eagerness to learn. The intern will assist with media outreach, social media, writing and editing, event support, special projects, research and administrative work. The intern will report to the Executive Director.

As the Communications Intern, you will do the following:

  • Maintain and develop exciting social media content about ending street harassment for platforms including Facebook, Twitter, blogs, etc.
  • Monitor media contacts and build our growing media lists
  • Coordinate our existing press archive
  • Draft our Week in our Shoes updates for our web-site on Hollaback! and site activity
  • Monitor international movement activity by tracking blogposts from each web-site
  • ongoing administrative assistance as needed

Qualifications:

  • A current student or recent graduate with a strong commitment to Hollaback!’s mission
  • Highly organized, detail-oriented, results driven and motivated by project management and deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Strong familiarity with monitoring and developing social media content
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe programs
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively with others
  • Quick-thinker: can boil a great amount of information into take-aways and next steps
  • Excited to work in a fast-paced environment with aggressive growth plans
  • Eager to take on challenges with a sense of humor
  • Flexibility with work tasks

The internship will run from June – August 2016 and the estimated time commitment will be 16-24 hours per week. We offer a $250 stipend per month to cover travel. The candidate will work from our office in Downtown Brooklyn.

If you are interested, we are currently accepting resumes with cover letters. Please send to [email protected]. The deadline for submission is May 1st, and the start date is mid June or sooner.
 
 

Development and Program Internship

Organizational Background

Hollaback! is an international movement to end street harassment using digital and mobile technology.

Primary Responsibilities

The Hollaback! communications internship offers an exciting opportunity for an energetic, people-person with a can-do attitude and an eagerness to learn. The intern will assist with fundraising, development, program support, school outreach, research, and administrative work. The intern will report to the Executive Director and the Program and Development Coordinator.

As the Development and Program Intern, you will do the following:

  • Assist with program in NYC Public Middle Schools and High Schools
  • Familiarize yourself with existing street harassment literature
  • Build upon our existing list of resources/bibliography on street harassment
  • Edit/revise versions of Hollaback! guides/reports
  • Development duties:
  • Assist with donor cultivation and messaging via fundraising databases
  • Research a variety of marketing and communications opportunities
  • Participate in organization brainstorms and meetings
  • Provide administrative and event support as needed
  • Assist with our fundraising campaigns

Qualifications:

  • A current student or recent graduate with a strong commitment to Hollaback!’s mission
  • Highly organized, detail-oriented, results driven and motivated by project management and deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Strong familiarity with monitoring and developing social media content
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe programs
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively with others
  • Quick-thinker – can boil a great amount of information into take-aways and next steps
  • Excited to work in a fast-paced environment with aggressive growth plans
  • Eager to take on challenges with a sense of humor
  • Flexibility with work tasks

The internship will run from June – August 2016 and the estimated time commitment will be 16-24 hours per week. We offer a $250 stipend per month to cover travel. The candidate will work from our office in Downtown Brooklyn.

If you are interested, we are currently accepting resumes with cover letters. Please send to [email protected]. The deadline for submission is May 1st, and the start date is mid June or sooner.

 

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