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Communications Intern (Part-Time)

Communications Intern (Part-Time)

The Opportunity:

We are looking for a highly motivated Communications Intern to expand WOS’ brand awareness through content that showcases our organization’s mission and value proposition, as well as establishes WOS as the go-to source for diversity and inclusion and workforce development.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Draft, edit, and post blog posts, byline articles, and website content
  • Assist in developing and implementing social media strategy and performance analysis.
  • Conduct research for various communications projects
  • Other: Other projects will be assigned based off the intern's proven area of expertise, skill level, and projects pertinent to the Foundation.

Desired Requirements:

  • Completed or working toward a college degree, preferably in a related field (e.g., English, Marketing, Communications, Public Relations, Human Resources, or other relevant major)
  • Knowledge of digital marketing tactics, including SEO, blog writing, and social media
  • Excellent writing skills, as well as the ability to communicate and collaborate effectively
  • Google Analytics, Google AdWords, and Adobe Acrobat/Illustrator skills a plus, not required.

Qualified candidates MUST include the following to be considered:

  • Resume
  • Two Writing Samples at no more than 500 words each (press release, short story, news article, etc.)

Salary:

  • $15.00 / Hour

Duration:

  • Part-time/Immediate availability (10-15 hours/week)
  • Minimum of three months with potential extension for six-month position.

Location:

  • New York, NY

About WOS

Founded in 2005, Workforce Opportunity Services (WOS) is a leading 501(c)(3) nonprofit committed to developing the skills of untapped talent from underserved and veteran communities through partnerships with organizations dedicated to diversifying their workforce. Utilizing a scientifically-based model derived from research conducted at Columbia University, we recruit, educate, train, and place high-potential candidates with leading organizations around the world. To date, WOS has served 3,800+ individuals through partnerships with more than 60 corporations in 40+ locations worldwide. For more information, visit wforce.org