Detroit City Council is accepting Public Policy and Digital Media interns!!

The Office of Detroit City Council President Brenda Jones is currently accepting Public Policy and Digital Media interns for the Summer 2021 Semester in the following areas:

·       Governmental Affairs and Public Policy

·       Graphic Design

·       Video Editing

·       Digital and Social Media

·       Community Relations Assistant

Interested candidates please apply below:

www.detroitmi.gov/BrendaJones

StoryFit Summer Internship!

Each semester at StoryFit, we host an internship program with a focus on reading popular film and television scripts while working on a group research project led by one of our senior data scientists. In the past two years, we’ve grown our internship program from a handful of dedicated students to a robust cohort of scholars from around the globe and various academic backgrounds!  


You can find our summer internship description and instructions on how to apply, here. 

Social Media Specialist position

Are you an experienced content creator with a love for community engagement? Are you passionate about health and wellness lifestyle brands?

We’re looking for a digitally savvy content coordinator who will help oversee PlantFusion’s growing social media channels, contribute regularly to PlantFusion’s social media feeds (Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn), curate content from other sources and create a cohesive brand look and feel.    

Equal parts digital production and creative content creation, this role will work alongside a fast-paced marketing team. You will help make sure PlantFusion’s social media channels and blog are pixel perfect to grow our audience, increase traffic and engagement, manage our social community, and drive brand awareness on a large scale.

Must be able to work 15-20 hours per week remotely.

Job Responsibilities:

·         Develop a 30-day content calendar for the Company’s owned social channels

·         Ability to source social media content

·         Manage 3rd parties (users, influencers, agencies) to source content

·         Have basic understanding of design tool/platform to create graphics

·         Understand how to manage and grow social media communities 

·         Manage brand’s Ambassador program

·         Help establish and maintain the brand‘s voice online 

·         Assist with copywriting, giveaways, generating content, and influencer marketing

·         Strong writing and communication skills: the ability to craft a compelling messages and articulate a unique value proposition

·         Maintain an eye for detail and quality on projects big and small, while communicating with the team to meet deadlines

If you’re the right candidate, please submit resume and portfolio to laura.paster@plantfusion.com.

At PlantFusion, we are health foodies obsessed with offering authentic, 100% plant-based, nutrient-dense, allergen-free products that delight the senses.  Every transparent detail counts as we personally craft each product by selecting the seeds, plants and final ingredients.  This fusion of unique ingredients and flavors provides Complete Nourishment.

Careers in Community Organizing for Social Justice

DART will hold an online info session on Tuesday, April 13 at 6pm eastern to discuss careers in community organizing. All U-M students and alumni welcome, particularly those graduating before January 2022.

RSVP at www.thedartcenter.org/rsvp

DART trains professional organizers and community organizations how to work for social, economic and racial justice, including:

* Holding police departments accountable

* Shutting down the school-to-prison pipeline

* Reining in predatory lenders

* Expanding access to primary health and dental care

* Prioritizing funding for affordable housing and job training

* Fighting for immigrants’ rights  

Associate Community Organizer starting salary $40,000/year + benefits. 

Positions begin on June 7, 2021, August 9, 2021 or January 10, 2022 in:

Florida: Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Tampa, Fort Myers, West Palm Beach, St. Petersburg

Kansas: Topeka, Wyandotte County, Johnson County

Kentucky: Louisville, Lexington

South Carolina: Charleston

Lead Community Organizer / Executive Director positions begin spring/summer 2021 in:

Florida: Sarasota

Kansas: Wyandotte County, Johnson County

DART organizations are diverse coalitions that include communities of color, low-to-moderate-income communities and immigrant communities. We strongly encourage people from these backgrounds, as well as fluent Spanish speakers and DACA recipients, to apply.

To apply or learn more about DART, visit www.thedartcenter.org or find us on instagram and facebook @theDARTcenter. Still have questions? Contact moe@thedartcenter.org or 602.510.4658.

Become a communications associate at Washtenaw County!

Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) is seeking qualified applicants for the position of communicates associate. An employee in this position coordinates the day-to-day internal and external communications on WCRC channels.

The annual pay range for this revamped position is $42,000 – $55,000 (depending on experience) and includes full benefits. This position will be required to report in-person to the administration building on Zeeb Rd.

https://wcrc.workbrightats.com/jobs/552436.html

Comm and Media is accepting fellows for next academic year

The Department of Communication and Media Undergraduate Fellows Program is designed to support and stimulate undergraduate students’ interest in the field of communication and Media. The Fellows Program welcomes any qualified incoming juniors or seniors interested in cultivating the newly created Communication and Media Fellows community, and committed to becoming an active member of the department. This year’s accepted applicants, as founding Fellows will shape what the program looks like for years to come.

Acting as department ambassadors, Fellows will undertake a variety of tasks, all of which promote Communication and Media. Highlights include engagement with distinguished alumni, volunteering for a celebration for newly declared COMM and Media majors, planning an academic symposium and representing the department to the campus community.

PROGRAM BENEFITS:

  • Recognition from the department in publications and on department website
  • Mentorship from faculty
  • Individual meetings with special guests and speakers
  • Competitive advantages for departmental funding opportunities
  • Opportunity to organize annual academic symposium
  • Membership in exclusive community of undergraduates committed to Communication and Media

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Fellow must attend event planning meetings throughout the year
  • Fellows must take active roles in organizing the annual symposium
  • As ambassadors, must volunteer for public Communication and Media events
  • Must be declared juniors or seniors

HOW TO APPLY:

If you are interested in becoming a fellow, please complete the online application by April 7th. You will be asked to submit a statement of purpose in the online form and your resume as an attachment by email.

  1. Fill out the online form, which includes the Statement of Purpose (Statement of Purpose: no more than 300 words explaining why you are a good candidate for the Undergraduate Fellows Program).
  2. Resume: please include anticipated graduation date in your resume. Send resume as pdf to commadvisor@umich.edu, subject line FELLOWS APPLICATION and include first and last name.

For questions or additional information, please contact: Fatima Al-zeheri, Program Coordinator, Email: commadvisor@umich.edu

Marketing and Innovation Intern!

Powerhouse is hiring for a Marketing & Innovation Intern. This is a fantastic opportunity for students and recent grads to gain experience in clean energy and climate, leading projects alongside the Powerhouse team including supporting Powerhouse’s marketing strategy, flagship podcast, and clean technology innovation research.

Powerhouse is an innovation firm and venture fund. Our firm partners with corporations and investors to help them find and engage with cutting-edge startups, tap into proprietary market insights, and lead the next century of clean technology innovation. Our fund, Powerhouse Ventures, identifies and supports founding teams building innovative software to rapidly transform our global energy and mobility systems.

Application deadline: April 4th