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Summer 2018: BuildBlack - Marketing & Communications Intern

Mar 28, 2018

Posted in: Advertising internships, Internships & scholarships, Public Relations internships

Description of Organization:
BuildBlack is a nonprofit organization that focuses on bridging the economic prosperity gap. We offer minority professionals an opportunity to learn about and overcome the challenges that are holding them back from financial freedom. 
Marketing/Communications Interm:
Purpose: Reporting to the founder of BuildBlack, the Marketing/Communications Intern will gain meaningful experience by assisting with the promotional efforts of the organization. 
Key Responsibilities: 
Creating and curating content for BuildBlack's social media platforms 
Assisting the Founder and Membership & Volunteer Development Intern in the creation of a formal membership program 
Assisting in planning and execution of events 
Assisting with the creation and implementation of an email marketing strategy 
Building and maintaining relationships with current and potential partners 
Creating and distributing press releases 
Writing blogs to be posted on our website 
Bringing innovative and effective communication strategies to organization 
Other duties as assigned
Completed or working toward a college degree, preferably in a related field (e.g. Public Relations, Marketing, Advertising) 
Passion for social and economic justice 
Good written and oral communication skills 
Ability to manage multiple projects and tasks 
Flexibility and the ability to work independently 
Strong understanding of various social media platforms
How to Apply: Please send a copy of your resume and cover letter to Ki'ara Montgomery at