Help incarcerated women- become a Marketing Intern!

Cause Areas


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


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
Marleni Smiling
One of the women in the Yanamilla Prison that your efforts will be helping..


Ruraq Maki is a dedicated to creating educational and economic opportunities that will empower low-income artisan communities. Currently we operate the Yanamilla Prison Project, which assists incarcerated women in Peru generate income through the development and sale of their products. Ruraq Maki's products are hand woven and embroidered, use traditional materials, and women are paid a fair wage for their work. All proceeds from the sale of our products go back to supporting the projects. Additionally, Ruraq Maki offers free, yearly education workshops to both communities.

The Marketing Intern will be responsible for assisting Ruraq Maki in the development and implementation of its marketing, social media, business development, and PR plans. This will be accomplished through developing, maintaining and expanding marketing channels/strategies to reach the international development and non-profit communities.

Time commitment: 10 to 15 hours per week, remote/virtual


  • Own blog content strategy and calendar - write blog posts and manage editorial calendar for posts from board members
  • Plan and execute content for all social media accounts, including organizing cross-platform content strategies
  • Develop social media campaigns geared toward donors/fundraising
  • Monitor social channels for trending news, ideas, and key influencers, and capitalize on these trends to grow social media following
  • Capture and analyze social media and website metrics
  • Perform research on the donor community and execute strategies to attract them through website, email, and social media
  • Assist with business development (reaching out to and speaking to prospective donors) and website management


  • Ability to take direction, absorb information, and learn new skills and programs quickly
  • Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and ability to prioritize in a changing environment
  • Ability to work independently, as well as part of a team
  • Strong writing skills - experience with content creation a plus
  • Familiarity with major social media platforms and strategies
  • Interest in the international development and nonprofit spaces


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

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Requirements & Commitment

  • 10-15 hours per week

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