Internship at Non-profit Focused on Empowering Young Women
Location: Culver City (office) and greater L.A.
Have a passion for media and social justice?
Global Girl Media seeks an Social Media/General Office Intern for our Los Angeles Program.
GlobalGirl Media (GGM) develops the voice and media literacy of teenage girls and young women, ages 14-22, in under-served communities by teaching them to create and share digital journalism designed to improve scholastic achievement, ignite community activism and spark social change. Through workshops, mentoring, project-based learning, GGM harnesses the power of new digital media to empower young women from challenged backgrounds to be college and career-ready. By turning up the volume of girl’s voices globally GGM promotes positive storytelling that addresses historically marginalized voices, while building self-esteem, leadership capacity, and 21st century skills.
Volunteers/Interns will work directly with female leading media professionals to create social media marketing materials and update websites. We are looking for a strong social media person to help us with strategy and posting on all our platforms: INSTA, FB, TWITTER, LINKEDIN, VIMEO and YOUTUBE. We are also rebranding and starting several new campaigns that need to be integrated better with our global chapters. Must have a background in social media, marketing, Canva, Photoshop, InDesign and other graphic design platforms and web design is helpful. We are based in Los Angeles but work globally.
Your role will include (given your skill level and interest)
- Social media strategy development and management
- Posting on set schedule to all platforms
- Simple Updates on the website (Word Press)
- SEO and other social media impact
- And making a positive impact in the lives of young girls worldwide
Our goal is both to increase our followers but also to engage more young women around the world to help them tell their stories.
This is a great opportunity for students majoring in Media, Sociology, Global and Women/Feminist Studies and/or students interested in the inner workings of and management of non-profits.
- College credit available.
Must be available 10-30 hours a week
May 1, 2021 through the Summer
Must be a self-starter, multi-tasker, organized, work well in small office environment
Must be MAC based
Must be savvy in social media marketing websites (Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, YouTube Channels, etc.)
Knowledge of Adobe Suite and WordPress a plus
Bilingual English/Spanish a plus but not necessary