Fall 2013 Editorial and Marketing Intern (unpaid), ASAP
The Alliance for Peacebuilding (AfP) is seeking a part-time editorial and marketing intern to assist with the editorial development and marketing of AfP’s new online publication, Building Peace: A Forum for Peace and Security in the 21st Century. The internship will begin as soon as possible. A critical function of this position is coordination of various time-sensitive processes. The ideal candidate will have some marketing and communications experience as well as demonstrated ability to coordinate processes and meet deadlines. The internship (15-20 hrs/wk) is unpaid. It will accommodate a flexible schedule and take place in Washington, DC. Preference will be given to candidates that are able to continue the internship into the spring of 2014. AfP is willing to work with the candidate’s higher education institution for course credit, if applicable.
Ideal candidates should have at least three years completed college coursework, graduate students encouraged to apply ● Excellent writing skills and attention to detail ● Proven ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and meet deadlines ● Experience with communications and marketing, including Search Engine Optimization and partnership development ● Proactive, independent and team-oriented work ethic ● Ability to receive constructive criticism and learn from feedback ● Positive attitude and an ability to engage with a wide variety of people ● Experience or familiarity with peacebuilding, conflict resolution, and/or international affairs a plus.
Send a cover letter, resume, and writing sample and a list of 3 references to: firstname.lastname@example.org, ATTN: Roxanne Knapp, Program Associate. Cover Letter files should be labeled “Last, First – Cover Letter” and Resume files, “Last, First – Resume” (i.e. Smith, Jane – Resume).