We envision a future where people actively work to dismantle injustices and build a more peaceful, equitable world.

Seeking Social Media Intern

The Jane Addams Peace Association is seeking a social media intern to commit 10-15 hours per week to implement our social media strategy including: developing social media content, posting regularly to key platforms, and overseeing audience engagement.

The ideal candidate:

  • Can demonstrate expertise in growing and engaging an audience on social platforms especially Instagram and Twitter
  • Is enthusiastic to learn more and grow through this process
  • Has demonstrated experience and action in advancing social justice and equity
  • Brings unique perspectives and experiences to social justice work
  • Values and represents youth voice

The position requires four or more unique posts to Instagram and Twitter each week with engagement through resharing, responding, commenting, liking, and following other related platforms at least 4 days per week. The intern will meet weekly with a board member and curriculum development consultant to review and approve posts developed for that week.

The intern will be remote and will be provided with branding guidelines, engagement guidelines, goals, curriculum and other resources that they can develop into posts and captions. They will also have space to utilize their creativity in developing their own post ideas and frameworks.

This is a three-month internship with a stipend of $500 per month, ideally to begin by or before June 1st. At the successful completion of the internship, there may be potential for a consultancy. Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Letters of interest with evidence of qualification and references should be submitted to info@janeaddamspeace.org by or before May 3, 2021.

The Jane Addams Peace Association is committed to the principles of inclusion and to maintaining a collaborative work environment in which everyone is treated with respect and dignity. We encourage those with socially and culturally diverse perspectives to apply.

Jane Addams Peace Association