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Women For Women

Marketing Intern

Internships – Washington , District of Columbia
Department Internships
Employment Type Intern

Organizational Overview:

In countries affected by conflict and war, Women for Women International supports the most marginalized women to earn and save money, improve health and well-being, influence decisions in their home and community, and connect to networks for support. By utilizing skills, knowledge, and resources, she is able to create sustainable change for herself, her family, and community. 

Since 1993, Women for Women International has helped over 495,000 marginalized women in countries affected by war and conflict. We serve women in 8 countries offering support, tools, and access to life-changing skills to move from crisis and poverty to stability and economic self-sufficiency.

We bring women together in a safe space to learn life, business, and vocational skills. Once enrolled, each receives a monthly stipend – a vital support that enables her to participate.

Women increase their ability to earn an income with new skills that are in-demand. They learn about their legal rights, and they become knowledgeable about health and nutrition. The result: stronger women, stronger families, and stronger communities. This ripple effect is profound.

Internship Description:

The Summer 2019 Marketing Intern will assist the Marketing Department by researching supporting essential functions of the team. The intern will contribute to specific projects under the guidance of the Marketing Director and the Marketing Associate. The internship will require 20-25 hours per week commitment with an anticipated start date of May 28th, 2019 and possible End Date: August 16th, 2019; a $195 monthly stipend for 3 months will be provided.

This is an excellent opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students looking to obtain valuable experience in the not-for-profit space, and the inner workings on an international nonprofit grassroots women’s development organization.

Responsibilities:

The list below indicates the types of Marketing projects on which the intern might work-

  • Assist with monthly e-newsletter content collection and writing, editing;
  • Assist in writing, proofreading and editing of materials for online and print publication;
  • Perform research and competitive analysis on women’s issue groups, marketing campaigns and innovative fundraising techniques, and other projects as needed;
  • Audit and update business rules and policies for marketing projects;
  • Maintain library of samples of print, audio and visual marketing materials;
  • Assist with campaign performance reporting;
  • Assist in donor cultivation;
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate or Graduate student in Marketing, Communications, international development or a related field);
  • Strong research and critical thinking skills;
  • Ability to work interdependently and communicate with people;
  • Experience working in an office environment.


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  • Location
    Washington , District of Columbia
  • Department
    Internships
  • Employment Type
    Intern
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