Feminist Jobs & Internships
|Job Title:||Design and Social Media Intern|
|Description:||Class Action is a Boston-based small but inspiring national non-profit that raises awareness of the harm caused by classism (prejudice based on social class). We put out a vision of a world without classism, where everyone is treated with respect and everyone has enough. Our program work includes popular education workshops, first-generation student support groups, publications, and a website (www.classism.org). We are connected with a bigger national non-profit, the Institute for Policy Studies (http://www.ips-dc.org/).
The Design and Social Media will create the graphic design for Class Action and IPS publications: a newsletter, promotional brochures, event flyers and possibly other materials. For Class Action?s Facebook pages, Twitter feed, Classism Exposed blog, and the classism.org website, this intern will increase Class Action?s electronic following; post and share new content; do Search Engine Optimization; improve the Facebook page; solicit cross-links; build listserv; look for classism in the news and popular culture and find links to post. Motivated intern could design interactive web features &/or write blog posts. This will be a great resume builder for a student who wants tangible products to show future employers.
Graphic design skills and experience required, for both electronic and paper materials. Please submit design samples with application.
Experience using social media and updating websites; Good persuasive and technical writing skills; Not required, but a plus: html; WordPress; other website design skills; programming interactive web features; PR, sales or other persuasive communications experience; Passion for social and economic justice.
To apply: Send resume and cover letter describing qualifications and how your values resonate with Class Action?s mission to firstname.lastname@example.org .