The Social Media and Business Communications Intern will assist in the development of alumni communications to connect more than 16,500 graduates of City Year through the alumni website, online career center, and social media channels. The City Year Alumni Association seeks to be a unique and diverse lifelong resource, community and experience to advance City Year’s impact and alumni leadership development. City Year alumni are leaders in education, non-profit organizations, medicine, law, government, the corporate sector, the arts and many other professions.
Potential projects include:
• Website and Online Career Center: Manage user inquiries and job postings; support content development; manage and increase participation in Alumni Career Advisors program to facilitate and promote the alumni network as a career resource.
• Social media marketing: Manage Alumni Association Facebook page; Collaborate with online community manager to develop and implement a strategy and content plan to strengthen social media presence.
• Alumni storytelling / profile writing: Interview alumni and write compelling profiles that highlight how skills developed through service have positioned City Year graduates to excel in various career and education paths.
• Event and conference planning through logistical support: Support planning of fall alumni retreat including coordinating travel logistics, catering and restaurant bookings.
The Social Media and Business Communications Intern will work directly with the Alumni & Career Services Manager. He/she will also have the opportunity to work with highly talented, motivated, and passionate staff members across City Year’s HQ departments and 24 domestic sites, as well as alumni leaders across the country who are dedicated to advancing the mission of a growing education-focused nonprofit.