Sat May 05, 2018 10:00 AM - Sat Aug 25, 2018 05:00 PM
115 W. 30th StreetSuite 400New YorkNew York, NY10001
We are seeking an excellent communicator, writer, and avid social media user as a Marketing and Communications intern to support public relations, marketing, blog and social media for Global Goods Partners.
Social Media and Web Responsibilities:
Create content to grow the organization’s footprint, including social media and blog posts
Research current artisan partners and product, maintain sample inventory
Expand and maintain GGP’s social networking and online presence to promote GGP products, fundraising efforts, and stories of women artisan partners around the world.
Create compelling narratives about GGP’s partners and work around the world.
Research and update country and partner information currently on the website.
Craft descriptive and appealing product descriptions for the website.
PR and Events Responsibilities:
Connect with influential media outlets and journalists to place stories about company news, relevant holidays, and collections Outreach to potential media partners with pitches, press releases and curated line sheets
Actively pursue permanent links on like-minded sites, and assist with implementing social media strategy.
Organize events designed to engage our target market. Develop and enact a strategy for digital communications with consumers and other key stakeholders to include artisan stories, product information, and resources.
Excellent research, communication and writing skills
Proficient in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
Experience with social media, blogging and creating public relations campaigns
Interest in and knowledge of fair trade and ethical business
Able to commit to 2-3 days per week during the summer college break
Specific Qualifications (a plus but not necessary):
Experience in creating and implementing public relations campaigns, including familiarity with print and online media
Proficiency with Photoshop, Shopify, SEO, Adwords
Familiarity with e-mail marketing applications like vertical response
Interest in fashion, design, or craft production
Hours: 18-25 hours/week Email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org