Coastal Connections, Inc. (CCinc), is a 501(c)(3) environmental nonprofit with a mission to protect coastal habitats and sea turtles. We are seeking a volunteer Social Media, Communications and Marketing assistant to help build, enhance, and diversify how CCinc presents its sea turtle conservation projects and educational community programs in Vero Beach, Florida.
SALARY: Unpaid, Volunteer Internship
EMPLOYMENT PERIOD: Temporary - 15 weeks, part-time up to 30 hours/week
WORK DETAIL: The work characteristics described here are representative of those interns may encounter while performing essential functions of this job.
The “Office” is not one single location, but all areas in which administrative business, program operations and community networking occurs and all work will be completed in Vero Beach;
All applicants must provide their own transportation and have a valid driver's license and insurance;
Help develop a vision for CCinc’s social media portfolio that will engage existing CCinc loyalists and grow an audience of future diverse supporters.
Help curate and create brand-consistent visual assets that support CCinc’s mission.
Provide support at live and online events.
Develop a photographic library and organize the internal picture database
To apply email firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line “Media Intern” requesting a full application packet. Additional job details and specific application instructions can be found within the packet. Expect to submit a cover letter, CV/Resume, two references and a portfolio of your social media work.
Applicants must be 18 years or older. College students or recent graduates with a communications, marketing, or related degree who are responsible, adaptable, motivated, and have good attention to detail are encouraged to apply. Maturity and professionalism are necessary when interacting with the public, when working with CCinc volunteers. Applicants must be eligible to work in the US, posses a valid U.S. driver’s license, have a car or mode of transportation for daily work with valid insurance, be able to work well in teams and independently, and be willing to work in adverse conditions (i.e., humidity, heat, rain, sunlight, bugs). A volunteer waiver will need to be executed before any work with CCinc can begin.