Internship Digital Media Intern
CLASP seeks a Digital Media Intern to support the communications team on all digital channels, in particular our Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn presence, analytics, contacts management (Zoho CRM), and website maintenance.
This intern will report to our Communications Associate and work closely with the Chief of Communications, Chief of Staff, and broader communications team on key functions, and work collaboratively with CLASP team members in the United States, Kenya, India, Europe, and elsewhere.
The ideal candidate will have experience communicating for the climate, renewable energy, and/or international development sectors. A high degree of organization, experience implementing a process, knowledge of digital tools, and experience using a contacts management software (contacts database) is necessary. High-quality writing and storytelling skills are essential for success in this role, as well as understanding and conveying complex topics. Experience with website content management systems, graphic design, data visualizations, and other software is preferred. The candidate will have an eye for process and collaboration as they inform results, good judgement, and be poised, discrete, and intrinsically motivated.
The internship will be paid at a rate of $22 per hour, before taxes. Class credit may be available and will be provided in accordance with your university’s policy. The position is remote, with an opportunity to work from our Washington, DC office if candidate is local to the area.
Internships are typically 1-2 semesters in length with a preference for a full academic year commitment; the end date is flexible and can be extended based on need and availability.
While full-time internships are preferred, this position is also open for part-time applicants (20 hours per week at a minimum). Therefore, applications are accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis. In your cover letter, please indicate your availability (hours/week) and timeframe (desired start/end dates).