Unpaid Marketing Internship


Cause Areas


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


100 Park LaneCharlestown, RI 02813

Southern Rhode Island Volunteers


Southern Rhode Island Volunteers (SRIV) has an immediate opening for a marketing intern to join our team. This is an unpaid, part-time internship with flexible hours to fit students' and recent graduates’ schedules.

  • Use social media and traditional forms of media (i.e. print and email) to influence donor, community partner and volunteer behavior in SRIV’s primary areas of service: Block Island, Charlestown, Exeter, Hopkinton, Narragansett, North Kingstown, Richmond, South Kingstown, Westerly and in the communities of Jamestown, East and West Greenwich, Rhode Island.
  • Coordinate SRIV branding with Executive Director, key staff and the Marketing Committee to assure a consistent in look and message across all media platforms.
  • Work with RSVP & Programs Director to create content for social media accounts - primarily Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.
  • Use Content Management System to schedule and manage posts.
  • Create content pieces related to volunteerism, community service and SRIV’s four main programs:
    • Aging & Independent Living
    • Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)
    • Disaster Preparedness, Relief and Response
    • Community Volunteering
  • Help monitor and track analytics of website and social media traffic using Google Analytics. Report findings on a weekly basis.
  • Monitor and analyze online conversations, report findings to Executive Director/Staff/Board as requested.
  • Write a monthly story to be posted on SRIV’s website and social media accounts.
  • Use editorial calendar to plan out content marketing pieces.
  • Assist in maintaining SRIV’s website.
  • Assist in updating and maintaining SRIV’s email and postal mail distribution lists.
  • Attend staff meetings, Marketing Committee meetings and others as requested by Executive Director to stay updated on SRIV events and activities
  • Substantially contribute and assist with the strategic direction of SRIV’s mission
  • Attend all SRIV events, recognition, media and fundraisings as requested by Executive Director (a minimum 3 events annually)
  • Perform duties as requested by the Executive Director
  • Reports to the Executive Director
  • Review and advise if YouTube presence is viable.
  • Identify opportunities with suitable media outlets to promote SRIV’s work and report why they would be a good fit for SRIV.
    • Newspapers, guest blogging, online news sources, radio and television


  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Content Management Systems
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Brand Development & Messaging
  • Interactive/Social Media/SEO

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Part-time
  • Current college student or recent graduate

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