Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area is seeking an organized, diligent, creative self-starter who is passionate about our mission and interested in learning more about communications and marketing in a non-profit setting. This position works with the marketing team.
Proofread and copyedit digital and print collateral
Conduct interviews with subjects and contribute stories, particularly help with ghost writing and/or editing blog posts
Ensure all content published is consistent with Make-A-Wish brand voice and style guide
Help maintain an editorial calendar to manage content and plan marketing campaigns
Assist with making updates to website and database
Track Make-A-Wish’s mentions within local and national media
Create and publish relevant, original, high-quality posts on Make-A-Wish social media
Research and report on social media best practices; provide suggestions and strategies
Monitor social media accounts and respond to messages and comments
Use analytics tools to assess trends and generate weekly marketing analytics and reports
Help organize assets, including photo files, story files etc., maintain version control
Strong writing and editing skills; excellent attention to detail
Knowledge of social media platforms, their respective user demographics and best uses: primarily Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, but also LinkedIn, Pinterest, YouTube etc.
Working knowledge of SEO practices, some experience with website CMS a plus
Google Analytics experience is an asset.
Basic photo editing (cropping, color correction etc.); graphic design experience (Adobe Creative Suite) a plus
Work proactively and independently, communicating well with marketing staff
Promote the mission and activities of Make-A-Wish with enthusiasm
We grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.
Make-A-Wish is a charitable non-profit organization whose purpose is to fulfill magical wishes for children with life-threatening illnesses. Proceeds from the Make-A-Wish fundraising efforts are used to fulfill children's dreams and create special memories for the entire family.
Children & Youth
Health & Medicine
People with Disabilities
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
January 19, 2021
Copy Writing / Copy Editing
Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
Social Media / Blogging
Must be at least 18
10-15 hours a week; flexible schedule. This is a spring internship. Start and end dates are flexible but should fall between January through May or June. Please indicate your availability in the cover letter.