Charitable Advisors LLC
  • 11-Oct-2017 to 10-Nov-2017
  • - MCCOY Inc.
  • Indianapolis, IN, USA
  • Internship

The Communications Intern would work with MCCOY's Communications Director to implement various aspects of MCCOY's communications strategy, including marketing, advertising, graphic design, social media, community relations, digital communications and promotions. This part-time position would require 15-20 hours of work per week from January 2018 through August 2018, and college credit is an option. The Communications Intern will receive a $2000 stipend divided into four installments during the course of the internship.

Organization Overview
The goal of MCCOY's Communications Department is to increase awareness, use and respect of MCCOY's programs and initiatives. Effective communication ensures a consistent image for MCCOY's brand, builds a community of engaged stakeholders, brings relevancy to MCCOY and the youth development field, shares resources and valuable information to community members and provides a forum for conversations about important youth issues.

Position Responsibilities:
•         Updating the events calendars on MCCOY's website and the Youth Activity Directory app weekly
•         Assisting in writing, posting, scheduling and monitoring social media content
•         Photographing events
•         Staffing MCCOY tables at community events as assigned (involves some weekend hours)
•         Assisting with event management
•         Redesigning promotional materials and flyers for MCCOY programs as assigned
•         Finding, organizing and inserting information into MCCOY's two newsletters on a monthly and quarterly basis
•         Providing content for MCCOY's monthly blog
•         Assisting with app updates
•         Creating graphics for print and online use
•         Proofreading newsletters, press releases and mass emails
•         Researching media markets and community connections
•         Attending staff and partner meetings as assigned
•         Organizing MCCOY's contact lists and media lists quarterly
•         Assisting with website updates
•         Assisting with social media strategies, specifically with the creation of an Instagram account
•         Assisting with other tasks as assigned

Position Qualifications:
•         Knowledge of graphic design and photography
•         Exemplary writing skills
•         Professional attitude, timeliness and organization skills
•         Knowledge of basic coding and WordPress is preferred
•         Past experience with youth is preferred
•         Bachelor's degree, or credit towards completion of a bachelor's degree, in public relations, journalism, communications or related fields

Click the APPLY button to submit resume, cover letter, two writing samples and two references to Jacie Farris.

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