America's Unofficial Ambassadors

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AUA Fall Communications Internship

ImageAmerica’s Unofficial Ambassadors is seeking a dedicated Communications Intern for the fall semester. The internship is open to students and recent graduates committed to AUA’s mission. Details are below:

Creative Learning – Communications Intern

Creative Learning, a Washington-DC based not-for-profit, seeks a part-time Communications Intern for the America’s Unofficial Ambassadors (AUA) initiative. AUA is increasing the number of Americans who volunteer in the Muslim World. This position is mission-driven. The Communications Intern has to have a passion for volunteer service and a demonstrated interest in some aspect of the Muslim World (Africa, Asia, or the Middle East). Superior communication and organizational skills are equally necessary. This position carries a stipend of $1000 for successful completion of the full internship, 16-20 hours a week, from September 10 to December 14, 2012.

This position will entail:

  • Managing  the AUA Facebook and Twitter pages;
  • Conducting and tracking outreach to student organizations on college campuses;
  • Maintaining relationships with contributing bloggers, promoting the AUA blog, and promoting returned volunteers’ community presentations;
  • Supporting the AUA team with communications to potential partners, stakeholders, and volunteers;
  • Supporting and promoting AUA Network webinars;
  • Supporting AUA fundraising campaigns and events; and
  • Representing AUA at fairs, conferences, and meetings

The Communications Intern will report to the AUA Program Coordinator.

This position requires the following:

  • Excellent organizational, written, and oral communication skills
  • Proven track record of  dependability, a respect for details, the capacity to multi- task, and a can-do, team-oriented, entrepreneurial, and enthusiastic attitude;
  • Previous experience and/or interest in the Muslim World
  • Previous experience volunteering
  • Working knowledge of  MS Office Suite, Word Press, Facebook, and Twitter

Creative Learning (www.creativelearning.org) is located in Friendship Heights in Washington, DC. Please send letter of interest, resume, an 800 word writing sample and three references to   StefanC(at)CreativeLearning.org with “Communications Intern” in the subject line

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This entry was posted on August 23, 2012 by in AUA Staff and tagged , .
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