Social Media Intern
Position Title: Social Media Intern
Reports To: Executive Director
Time commitment: Part-time (approx 20 hours per week)
Compensation: Paid internship
The Social Media Intern is responsible for the strategic development and on-going implementation of social media communications for Global Washington. This position’s primary goal is to effectively connect Global Washington community members and promote Global Washington’s activities, framed within its mission and values.
Coordinate with staff on regular blog posting, composing additional posts as needed using WordPress
Compose regular updates and interact with users on current social media sites: Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn
Implement social media strategy including:
Regular postings in various categories as outlined by the social media calendar
Engaging with audience via social media, building on existing relationships and create new ones
Coordinate with GlobalWA volunteers to elicit content that can be published in various categories of social media strategy
Review and suggest improvements on current social media strategy
Skills and Qualities
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Knowledge of social media tools and and experience in social media strategy and implementation
Experience working with WordPress, Facebook and Twitter
Ability to work both cooperatively with teams of staff and volunteers as well as independently on a self-guided timeline
Organized and detailed work habits
Global Washington is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. To apply please send a cover letter, resume and three references to:
Bookda Gheisar, Executive Director
500 Union Street, Suite 801
Seattle, WA 98101
Or send via email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the Subject Line: Social Media Internship.
No phone calls please.
is a broad-based membership association that promotes and supports the global development sector in the state of Washington. Composed of non-profit organizations, foundations, businesses, government and academic institutions, our members work collectively to build a more equitable and prosperous world. Global Washington convenes members to generate new opportunities for growth, strengthens member organizations to increase their impact, and advocates across key global development issues at the local, national, and global level.