The Pearl Club has a mission to empower, educate and support young women to overcome poverty through fostering educational pursuits. Through our programming, we aim to support young women to earn postsecondary degrees and become career savvy young professionals.
Writing press releases
Developing social media content (Facebook, Twitter, Google+, etc.) and managing online presence
Garner users to follow/like for the Pearl Club
Assist with fundraising event in November
Reports to Executive Director
10 hours per week
Weekly staff meeting, time TBD
Qualified candidates will be/have:
A commitment to the mission of the Pearl Club
Excellent written and verbal communication, strong editing skills
Self-motivated, detail-oriented with strong written, verbal & organizational skills
Excellent computer skills with experience in social media, Microsoft Office and Google Drive
The ability to work independently and with others
Dependability, flexibility, and ability to maintain confidentiality
The ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, or InDesign preferred
Openness to learning and growing within the internship experience
Ideal candidate is an undergraduate (junior or senior) or graduate student in public relations, marketing, communications, digital communication for business development. Ideal candidates will be detail oriented, organized and creative and possess a professional work ethic and be enthusiastic to gain new knowledge.
This is intended to describe the general nature and level of work, and this is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Interns may be required to perform duties outside their normal responsibilities.
Location & Hours
Specific days and number of hours are flexible and can be negotiated based on class load.
Start & End Dates
Available now with a minimum commitment of twelve weeks preferred.
This internship will allow the student to:
Bring their classroom knowledge into a professional work setting and broaden their knowledge through hands-on application in a non profit environment.
Hands-on experience to build portfolio
School credit, depending on the requirements
How to Apply
This internship is for currently enrolled students. Please do not apply if you are looking for a full-time position. Send a resume and cover letter to:
Tamasia Johnson, firstname.lastname@example.orgSubject Line: Communications and Event Intern
- Copy Writing / Copy Editing
- Social Media / Blogging
- Event Planning / Management
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 19