Volunteer Communications Intern


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


1509 Hancock St.Suite 209Quincy, MA 02169


Job Description

Position: Communications Intern

Reports to : Executive Director

Time Commitment: 10-15 hrs/wk, preferably for 2 semesters

Status: Volunteer

Overview :

The communications intern is responsible for QARI’s external communications, which include monthly email newsletters and special mailings, social media, press releases, and the organization website. The communications intern reports to the executive director and will meet regularly with program directors.

This position is perfect for communications or English majors with an interest in nonprofits, particularly serving immigrant and underserved communities. Though some weekly presence at the office is required, much of the work can be done remotely.


  • Manage communications calendar

  • Compile and send out monthly email newsletter and special mailings for events

  • Manage social media accounts, make regular posts, generate following

  • Update website periodically, check website for out-of-date information

  • Write press releases

Required skills:

  • Exceptional writing skills

  • Close attention to detail, ability to multitask

  • An eye for photography

  • Familiarity with social media (Facebook, Twitter, SnapChat, Instagram)

  • Some experience with HTML and Wordpress a big plus

  • Graphic design experience or artistic talent a plus

To apply:

Send a brief cover letter (and resume, if available) to rob@quincyasianresources.org. In it, please describe your what caught your interest in the position, your relevant skills and experience, and what you hope to get from this internship.


  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 10-15 Hrs/Week

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