Communications & Marketing Internship available

Communications & Marketing Internship

Summer 2019

NCCF is offering a paid summer communications and marketing internship.

This position provides valuable experience in philanthropy and offers an opportunity to learn about communications and marketing at a statewide nonprofit foundation. NCCF is committed to providing an internship that contributes to Foundation goals while also providing relevant career development.

The individual in this position will report directly to the Senior Communications Specialist. This role will work in NCCF’s Raleigh Headquarters located at 3737 Glenwood Avenue, Suite 460, Raleigh NC 27612. The pay offered is $12 per hour for 20 hours per week for 10-14 weeks. Flexible work hours are offered.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Research and conduct interviews and write about Foundation initiatives, donors, grants, scholarships, programs and areas of funding
  • Create and update content for the Foundation’s website and social media
  • Write news releases and other documents
  • Take photos and videos
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications will include:

  • Well-organized, independent worker
  • Excellent writer and editor; knowledge of AP Style
  • Understanding/knowledge of principles of public relations
  • Willingness to learn content management system for web posting
  • Drive to work hard and build a great portfolio
  • Knowledge of Microsoft office software
  • Appreciation for North Carolina’s nonprofit sector
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to develop positive professional relationships

To learn more about the North Carolina Community Foundation, explore our website.

Interested applicants should email a resume, cover letter and two writing samples with “Communications Intern” in the subject line by March 25. No phone calls.

NCCF is committed to equal employment opportunities for all people without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender expression, citizenship, national origin, veteran status or any other protected category under state or federal law.