Social Media Intern

Social Media Intern at National Parks Conservation Association

$ Confidential

Internship Position Description

Position Title: Social Media Intern

Supervisor: Vanessa Pius, Social Media Manager

Department Head: Amy Hagovsky, Vice President of Communications

Department: Communications

Position Description:
(List duties, responsibilities, etc.)

We’re looking for someone that can help us better leverage social media to protect national parks! Our ideal candidate will be willing to assist the Social Media Manager with various aspects of NPCA’s social media communications, particularly with short form video. Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Develop and curate content for NPCA’s social channels (Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, TikTok, Clubhouse, and others).
  • Research, pitch, and create short form videos for Instagram Reels and TikTok.
  • Research best practices and keep a pulse on new social trends to bring fresh ideas to NPCA’s social presence.
  • Manage calendar of relevant and notable observations (e.g. National Park Week) and assist in drafting or finding related content for social sharing.
  • Draft social copy from content in the Daily Clips media report.
  • Curate social media content for corporate partner marketing campaigns.
  • Monitor user comments on our social channels.
  • Research and track engagement with celebrities/social influencers.
  • Draft social copy for blog posts.
  • Participate in brainstorms as appropriate for social projects & other collaborative projects.

Qualifications/Requirements (i.e., education, technical skills):

Ideal candidate is an undergraduate (junior or senior). Students in public relations, marketing, communications, digital communication, environmental science, sustainability, history, government, political science, or social movements may be particularly interested, but the position is open to all academic backgrounds. Ideal candidate will be detail oriented, organized and creative, possess a professional work ethic and enthusiasm for gaining new knowledge and skills. Full-time and part-time students are encouraged to apply; we do our best to work with students and their class schedules.

Additional qualifications include:

  • Strong written and verbal communication and editing skills
  • Experience with social media (Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, TikTok, others)
  • Experience creating short form social media videos (i.e. TikTok and Instagram Reels)
  • Experience administering an organization’s social accounts or running a social campaign or social ads a plus
  • Microsoft Office proficiency
  • Interest in photography, video, and/or design a plus (including Canva or Photoshop skills)
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented, creative, good sense of humor
  • Not afraid to seek advice, ask questions, and voice ideas
  • Dependable, flexible and ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Passion for environmental protection and national parks a plus

Describe the tangible deliverables (projects, outcomes) that will be achieved:

We expect the intern to gain skills in writing, editing, research, marketing, communications and project management.

Employee Status:
Part-time 15-20 Hours per week

Work Schedule: 3-4 days/week for 5 hours/day, but can be flexible

Salary (Hourly Rate): Combination of $500 (net) stipend and course credit

Published 2021-09-21

National Parks Conservation Association looks for a Social Media Intern in Washington, DC 20001 location.

How much Social Media Intern Jobs professional earns at National Parks Conservation Association?

The proposed salary for Social Media Intern Jobs position at National Parks Conservation Association is Confidential.

Social Media Intern responsibilities at National Parks Conservation Association

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Required Social Media Intern Jobs qualifications at National Parks Conservation Association

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