Cause Areas


Mon Aug 08, 2016 09:00 AM - Fri Dec 23, 2016 05:00 PM


8765 W. Higgins RoadSuite 401Chicago, IL 60631


The Social Media Intern will assist the Affiliate with social media including e-newsletter campaigns, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Komen Website and other digital media.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Research and create content for social media posts, including breast health/breast cancer awareness, education and news items
  • Clarify objectives and track progress of social media growth
  • Create social media calendar for upcoming months
  • Research and report on new social media trends and services.
  • Write new content for Komen Chicago Facebook, Twitter and other accounts to promote Komen’s programs and drive website traffic
  • Work with staff and social media virtual volunteers on training and social media updates

Required Skills & Education:

  • Excellent communication, customer service and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong time-management, organizational and research skills.
  • Passionate about social media
  • Have strong computer skills, including strong experience in Microsoft Offices (i.e. Word, Excel)
  • Web and/or graphic design experience preferred
  • Must be enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student or be a graduate of a college or university


  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Public Relations
  • Interactive/Social Media/SEO

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Flexible Scheduling!
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