New Story is on a mission to create one of the strongest donor communities out there. We pride ourselves on our 100% transparency model and are on a mission to create a beautiful brand on social media that tells our story through beautiful visuals, compelling content, and expert social strategy.
Requirements/Necessary Skills for Recruitment:
You find resourceful ways to accomplish your goal and don’t let small obstacles stand in your way. You’re a doer and make things happen. Nothing slows you down.
You’re a Good Communicator
You’re natural with people. Meeting new people doesn’t scare you. You love sharing a message you believe in.
You're independent and self-motivated
You can accomplish a variety of tasks without constant management. You love working on things bigger than yourself. You’re confident in your ability and humble at the same time.
Launch a social media strategy for Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook that drives growth and engagement
• You will bridge the gap between our online donors and our online community by engaging with them on social media.
• Help New Story grow their community through social listening, hashtag campaigns, and online engagement.
• Research and vet social listening tools to develop a strategy the entire team can use.
We are looking to either bring on an intern to own all social media or to focus on one particular channel. Options below: Although there will certainly be overlap, please specify what channel you're most interest in working with and why.
Twitter Community Manager
You see the power in 1:1 engagement with influencers, power users, and potential new donors. You use Twitter lists and see the growth potential of a channel like Twitter, you feel comfortable finding
Instagram Growth Intern
Chief Instagram Storyteller - You tell stories through visuals, you connect words with images, you have managed an Instagram account before and are excited to grow, engage, and maximize our exposure on this channel.
Facebook Growth Intern
Manage growth strategies, marketing campaigns, and social media tactics to experiment and grow our audience, owning all copy and language.
You will manage and run all Facebook campaigns and marketing initiatives and track all growth, top posts, trends, and share learnings with the New Story team, edit the schedule and maximize reach and engagement.
Creative Visual Archives Storyteller
This internship covers all platforms: You love working with beautiful images and video, you enjoy creating processes and funnels, making systems easier and simpler to navigate for others, you want to maximize the assets a company has in the best way possible.
Benefits & Perks:
Benefits to Interning at New Story
• Work on building communities around the world
• Learn from a fast growing Y-Combinator startup and gain valuable real world experience
• Join us for our team dinner (usually Wednesday or Thursday) on us
• School credit for your internship
• Opportunity to travel with us to the field
• Join the New Story team on our monthly adventure (somewhere in the Bay Area)
Internship Description of Duties:
As a New Story Social Media intern you will support and lead strategic initiatives that will help New Story continue to grow and scale. You will craft language and copy for Marketing campaigns on social media, grow the New Story audience through authentic engagement and relationships online. We are looking for a social media intern to own the entire New Story schedule or interns to own each channel. See responsibilities. You’ll have the unique responsibility and rare opportunity to build and grow an innovative organization. Your contributions will make a large impact on the company, and on the lives of families around the world. Instead of status quo intern tasks, a New Story internship means your resume will boast quantifiable accomplishments like the number of campaigns you started, the amount of money that was raised as a result of your efforts, in addition to skills that other innovative startups are looking for. An additional benefit is that New Story is an opportunity to get internship experience while working remotely. One of our co-founders will check in and set goals via email and a bi-weekly phone call, but otherwise, you have the freedom to work as it fits in your own schedule. But best of all - the work you do matters. You will have designed, created, and impacted on a scale that is only possible with a new organization. If you’re open to it, we seek to flood you with opportunities for learning and growth in the field of entrepreneurship.