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General function of the position: The Intern/Volunteer will work to promote the image of Habitat for Humanity! We are looking for an individual who has a thorough knowledge of social media and photography to use their skills to positively promote Habitat and engage our stakeholders, with experience with video skills a plus. The right candidate will gain exceptional experience and knowledge with one of the most recognizable non-profit brands, Habitat for Humanity.
Department: Marketing Responsible to: Marketing and Communication Director
Time Required: Assignment Based Schedule - weekdays and Saturdays
Use photography and video to communicate Habitat’s story & mission
Use social media to promote Habitat for Humanity (specifically Facebook & Twitter)
Work with the Marketing and Communications Director to execute corporate sponsor benefits
Create relationships with Habitat homeowners, volunteers, and sponsors in order to better communicate their involvement with Habitat for Humanity.
Qualifications or special skills needed:
Commitment to the ministry of Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity
Possess valid driver’s license and ability to travel between build site locations & ReStores
Have thorough knowledge and experience with social media marketing
Experience with and access to a DSLR camera preferred, but not necessary
Experience with video is a plus
Experience with and access to photo & video editing software preferred, but not necessary
Communicate with consistency the Habitat for Humanity brand
Possess ability to work alongside people of diverse backgrounds
Be at least 16 years old
Must pass a background check
Effects/ How does this help Habitat? Milwaukee Habitat uses dedicated interns to promote the organization and the ReStores through attractive photographs and videos. Milwaukee Habitat relies on sponsors and volunteers to build homes and desires to strengthen those relations and show gratitude through media recognition.
Orientation on Milwaukee Habitat’s mission, goals, and plans
Training on using Milwaukee Habitat branding
Training based on experience and learning goals
Benefits to intern:
Experience working with a well-known non-profit
Ability to learn skills in photography, video, and social media
Add media pieces to your portfolio
Please send resume and cover letter to email@example.com if interested. Include your name and Marketing Internship in the subject line (ex. Jess Olp - Marketing Internship).