BII Seeks Marketing Intern for Fall

Boston Impact Initiative is looking for a Marketing Intern for 8 to 10 hours per week during Fall Semester to write content for our website and social media channels and help with virtual event planning. This is a remote and unpaid internship, but we can provide support needed to get school credit and/or funding.

Email jobs@bostonimpact.com with a resume and brief cover letter if you’re interested! Deadline for applications for Fall is Sept 15th.

Responsibilities
The Marketing Intern plays a significant role in BII’s communications and social media strategy. The primary responsibilities include working with the Impact Director to manage communications materials and social media channels.
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of the investment thesis and mission of BII
  • Create communications collateral and write content for each new investment.
  • Update social media channels (Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn) with portfolio updates, thought-leadership content, and other information.
  • Meet goals of organically growing followers across all social media platforms.
  • Assist in planning virtual events as needed.
  • Miscellaneous: Perform any such duty as necessary to support BII’s impact and marketing processes.
Qualifications 
  • Must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program
  • Demonstrated interest in and understanding of economic justice, sustainability, and/or related topics
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Familiarity with the use of social media in broader communication strategy
  • Resourceful, proactive, able to prioritize and navigate in a fast-paced team-oriented environment
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and to meet deadlines
  • Excellent organization, attention to detail and follow-through
  • Unquestioned ability to handle confidential information in a professional manner
  • General understanding of investment principles, impact investing, small business, social entrepreneurship, and/or other related topics.
  • Proficiency with MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)