Feminist Jobs & Internships
|Job Title:||Online Internship|
|Organization:||Corporate Accountability International|
|Region:||DC Metro Region|
Corporate Accountability International is a membership organization that protects people by waging and winning campaigns challenging irresponsible and dangerous corporate actions around the world. Through bold campaigns and a commitment to win, Corporate Accountability International and its members have scored major victories that protect people and save lives. For over 30 years, we've forced corporations - like Nestle, General Electric and Philip Morris/Altria - to stop irresponsible and dangerous actions. You may be the right person for an exciting internship with Corporate Accountability International! This is a skills-building internship in which interns will take on significant projects to advance Corporate Accountability International's mission, including our Think Outside the Bottle Campaign, challenging corporate control of water, our Value [the] Meal campaign, challenging corporate abuse of our food and our Campaign Challenging Big Tobacco. The projects will be coupled with training sessions on action planning, campaign research, media outreach, fundraising, and many other topics. Online Internship Description: Corporate Accountability International is looking for a self-motivated individual with experience and skills in web content management, editing for the web, graphic design and site management. The Online Intern will assist with the management of our website and email campaigns. In addition to coding in content, you'll be creating graphics for email call-out boxes, web banners and buttons. You'll also be responsible for tracking and reporting on web metrics and makingrecommendations on web strategy. Tasks require a strong attention to detail and an ability to work under tight deadlines.
- Implement website content changes;
- Implement search engine optimization tactics;
- Design graphics for use on the web and in email campaigns;
- Proofread web content;
- Track and report on site metrics;
- Archive web-based information for future needs and reference;
- Work cooperatively with key team members.
- Demonstrated commitment to social justice and progressive social change;
- Exceptional communication and organizational skills;
- Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment;
- Knowledge of HTML and CSS and experience with content management systems;
- Basic Adobe Photoshop skills.
Location: Boston, MA
Duration: September-December 2012 (Exact dates
Hours: Minimum commitment of 15-20 hours /week with occasional additional hours for events. Days are flexible depending on student schedule and internship manager needs.
Compensation: This is an unpaid internship, however, students may receive course credit for their internship.
Training: Classroom sessions and ongoing trainings will be provided by senior campaign staff.
Send a letter of interest, three references, and your resume addressed to the Michaela Howard at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Corporate Accountability International is an equal opportunity employer and an inclusive organization.
People of color, women, and GLBTQ people are strongly encouraged to apply.