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  • Non-Profit, Non-Profit
  • Fall
  • New York, NY
  • 2015

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DoSomething.org makes the world suck less. One of the largest global orgs for young people and social change, our 3.9 million members tackle campaigns that impact every cause, from poverty to violence to the environment to literally everything else. Any cause, anytime, anywhere.

Requirements/Necessary Skills for Recruitment: 

Overview: The Marketing and PR intern will help the marketing team reach more young people through DoSomething.org campaigns through relevant celebrities, integrated marketing partnerships, and press coverage.

What you'll do:

Research and identify relevant celebrities to support DoSomething.org campaigns
Brainstorm unique strategies to work with celebrities to drive press and get their fans involved in campaigns
Assist with logistics for celebrity PSA shoots and events
Create pitch materials for talent and PR outlets
Brainstorm new outlets we should partner with to reach young people
Keep track of important dates (ex: movie premieres, holidays, upcoming album releases, etc) that we can use to guide launches and PR support.
Maintain press records for internal use and to report to external partners
Update the press page on the site

What we're looking for:

Someone who could get 100 on this Buzzfeed quiz.
Super organized
Excellent communication skills: solid grammar, ability to convey message clearly, good telephone manner
Self-starter, ability to work well alone or with others
Creative, can think outside of the box
Able to work under tight deadlines

Benefits & Perks: 

What you'll learn:

No grabbing coffee, unless it's a coffee date with me!
How to reach young people through integrated partnerships
How to write pitches that people want to read
How to create strategies to reach the most amount of young people and create the most impact
All of the words to Toto's Afica

Applying:

Please send the following application materials. Any application that doesn't follow directions will be immediately disqualified.

Please attach your resume
Your cover letter should be submitted be no longer than 300 words

Hours Required: 
12-15 Hours Per Week