The National Endowment for Financial Education is a nonprofit in Denver, Colorado looking for a marketing/editorial intern to assist the marketing and communications department. Great candidates will be willing to build new skills, take on challenges and get creative.
- You have experience as a content writer, journalist, or in marketing with strong written skills and a basic understanding of Associated Press style.
- You are a junior, senior, or graduate student in Communications, Marketing, English, or Journalism preferred.
- You have strong time management skills and experience with Microsoft Office tools and social media platforms.
DAY IN THE LIFE:
- Write content for NEFE programs, including OnYourOwn.org, SmartAboutMoney.org, NEFE Digest (our corporate newsletter), and other programs as needed.
- Track all content generated by programs at NEFE.
- Create daily Facebook and Twitter posts.
- Write monthly roundup to keep NEFE staff informed of all new content postings.
- Enter and maintain contact information and relevant notes on new vendors, including writers, graphic designers, printers, photographers, etc.
- Update existing vendor records with 2014 projects.
- Provide review, fact checking, and editing of new content as assigned.
- Maintain web optimization spreadsheet for new content to be posted online.
- Brainstorm new ideas at the NEFE editorial meetings and update calendar.
- Maintain cataloguing system for purchased graphics, NEFE collateral, and other NEFE assets as needed.
- Provide admin support for department staff.
- Research and read trends in personal finance.
This position is a six-month part-time (18-25 hr/wk) internship with the opportunity to continue year-round if it is a good fit. Start date and schedule are flexible to accommodate a student. Wage: $12 per hour.
APPLY: Please send cover letter, resume and 1-2 writing samples to firstname.lastname@example.org by DEC 1, 2014. No phone calls please. Due to a large number of applicants, we cannot reply to all candidates. We will contact you if we are interested in scheduling an interview.
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