Social Media & Marketing Internship


Cause Areas


Wed Feb 01, 2017 - Thu Aug 31, 2017


312 N Alma School Rd.Ste 17Chandler, AZ 85224


Media & Marketing Intern


Here at Orchard: Africa, we're always looking for talented, faithful and passionate interns who are ready to change the world and are looking for a hands-on experience. We work hard to maintain a positive, fun, and uplifting culture where creativity, personality and individual growth are more than encouraged - they’re expected. In exchange for your hard work and dedication, you will get real work experience, strengthened professional skills, field experience, and marketing skills training.


  • You’re someone that wants to change the world and believes that the local church is the absolute best platform from which to do it. You love people and the church.

  • You’re a glass half-full person, who sees opportunity where others may see a challenge.

  • You’re someone with a passion to tell great stories through photos, video and written word. This is more than a casual hobby, this is what you love to do.

  • You’re someone with a unique voice that can take marketing & creative direction without losing your creative spark.


  • You’ll listen, respond, and engage with social media users in the Orchard: Africa brand voice.

  • You’ll create and execute highly engaging social posts that emphasize hope and inspire action.

  • You’ll brainstorm new ideas and innovative ways to engage and grow our audience through giving them great experiences.

  • You’ll work closely with the Development and Creative teams to build and execute effective marketing campaigns.

  • You’ll keep a calendar of upcoming events & social posts, with content scheduled at least 2 weeks in advance.


  • You have excellent writing skills, with existing work across multiple mediums (i.e. social media, blogs, photojournalism) available for reference.

  • You have mastered using Facebook & Instagram and have at least a working knowledge of using Twitter. Any knowledge of how to market in these channel is a big plus!

  • You know the business basics for producing documents in Google Docs, MS Word, Excel, Keynote / Powerpoint, etc.

  • You possess some understanding of multimedia design and the customer journey from Watcher -> Follower -> Supporter.

  • Knowledge of social media and analytics software (Hootsuite, Google Analytics, Facebook Insights, etc.) is a big plus.


We're currently looking for a student or recent graduate to start in February and join us through August. We'll need you for 15-20 hours per week, 2-3 days a week. Please only apply if you are located in the Greater Phoenix area. This position can work remote, but there’s a big upside to being able to work from our office in Chandler.


This is an unpaid internship - but is an exceptional opportunity to gain experience at an international non-profit with an ambitious mission. We will gladly work with your institution to give you academic credit for your experience.


  • Journalism
  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Interactive/Social Media/SEO

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training
  • 15-20 hours per week, 2-3 days a week
  • Can work remote, but there’s a big upside to working from our office.

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