All-America City Award Event and Communications Intern
National Civic League
The mission of the National Civic League is advancing civic engagement to create inclusive, thriving communities. Through recognition programs, model practices and community civic assistance, we help communities build a strong civic infrastructure and address issues like environmental sustainability, racial equity, safety, public health and education in an inclusive, collaborative manner.
Description of Job
The intern will support League operations by assisting primarily with event planning for the 2024 All-America City Award. Additional responsibilities will include producing written materials, conducting research, and helping with administrative tasks and related activities. Some of the activities to be supported include our annual All-America City Award program, monthly e-newsletter, website, and social media postings.
The intern will report to the Director of the All-America City Award & DC Office. Some of the responsibilities include:
- Curate and schedule social media content
- Assist with producing, editing, and designing monthly e-newsletters
- Support event planning, design, and production for the 2024 All-America City Award event
- Coordinate the management of all event details such as registration, marketing, technology, communications, etc.
- Write and summarize content for use in League publications, website, and social media platforms
- Proactively handle any arising issues and troubleshoot any emerging problems on the day of the event
This position pays $18.29 per hour and will run from February-June. The position is part-time (up to 20 hours/week), temporary, non-exempt, at-will, with no employee benefits. The successful candidate in this position will: be willing to submit to and able to successfully pass a criminal background check.
Skills and Qualifications:
At least two years of a four-year degree program completed, preferably in a field related to communications/marketing, event planning, public policy, or political science. The ideal candidate will be detail oriented with good copy-editing skills. Social media and event experience are a plus.
Please send a résumé with cover letter to Rebecca Trout at RebeccaT@ncl.org. Deadline for applications is Monday, January 29, 2024. Please contact us with any questions.
The League is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity, and does not discriminate in the terms, conditions, or privileges of employment on account of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, or otherwise as may be prohibited by federal and state law. The League complies with the Immigration Reform and Control Act and the American with Disabilities Act. The League does not discriminate because of citizenship status against U.S. citizens, U.S. nationals or aliens with valid work authorization.