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Careers

Social Media Intern

Location: New York, NY
Compensation: School credit, stipend
Dates: Immediate – December, 16 2016 (flexible)
Commitment20 hours per week (approximately)

APJ seeks a Social Media Intern to generate dynamic content to inspire and activate APJ supporters online and to help manage the organization’s online presence. The ideal candidate will be outgoing, digitally savvy, and passionate about social media’s potential to enact change. A self-starter, do-gooder, and expert communicator, this internship will be an excellent opportunity to gain hands-on digital marketing, content strategy, and social analytics experience.

Responsibilities:
-Monitor and maintain APJ’s social network accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, WordPress, Vimeo and Youtube)
-Produce content for the APJ blog, website, and affiliate organizations
-Research latest social media strategies and trends
-Organize, analyze and offer new ideas for APJ fundraising campaigns
-Develop proposals for social media campaigns
-Monitor analytics for all social media accounts and websites

Requirements:
-Passionate about social good and the goals of Artists for Peace and Justice
-Current college student or recent graduate (must be located in the NYC metro area)
-Previous experience managing professional social media accounts (preferred)
-Some knowledge of social media marketing strategies
-Ability to work seamlessly across social media platforms
-Extremely organized and detail oriented, with impeccable follow through
-Demonstrated ability to be an expert checker of facts and quality
-Strong written and oral communication skills

To Apply
Please send a single PDF of your resume and cover Letter recruiting@apjnow.org. Please be sure to include your name and the position you’re applying for in the subject line. Due to volume of applicants only candidates that have been short-listed can be contacted. No calls please. Applications not following these instructions will not be considered.

Graphic Design Intern

Location: New York, NY
Compensation: School credit, stipend
Dates: Immediate – December 16, 2016
Commitment20 hours per week (approximately)

APJ seeks a passionate graphic design intern to assist in creating beautiful and informative print and digital design projects such as event materials, infographics, brochures, annual reports, presentations, and website development. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience in graphic design, enthusiasm for the work of APJ, and substantial working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite. The intern will report directly to APJ’s Senior Graphic Designer. This internship will provide experience in professional graphic design application, and especially as it pertains to the nonprofit sector. This position is a great opportunity for graphic design and marketing students to apply their skills, or for those who have some knowledge of graphic design and are looking to explore it in a professional setting.

Responsibilities
-Design printed and digital collateral for APJ marketing materials
-Assist in maintaining and organizing the APJ media archive
-Contribute creative input for new campaigns and projects
-Perform routine updates to various materials and files as needed

Requirements
-Passionate about design and the goals of APJ
-Current college student or recent graduate (must be located in the NYC metro area)
-Extremely organized and detail oriented, with impeccable follow through
-Team player who can multitask effectively
-Demonstrated proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite
-Proven ability to follow direction, but also willingness to provide original input and ideas
-Web programming experience a plus but not necessary

To Apply
Please send a single PDF of your resume and cover Letter recruiting@apjnow.org. Please be sure to include your name and the position you’re applying for in the subject line. Due to volume of applicants only candidates that have been short-listed can be contacted. No calls please. Applications not following these instructions will not be considered.

Operations Intern

Location: New York, NY
Compensation: School credit, stipend
Dates: Immediate – December 16, 2016
Commitment20 hours per week (approximately)

APJ seeks an Operations Intern to assist with a range of day-to-day office duties and other projects in our New York office. The intern will lend support to all members of the APJ team and report directly to the Operations Manager. The ideal candidate will be a highly organized and responsible individual with a passion for APJ’s work looking to gain experience in the field through the handling of various tasks associated with the operations of a small nonprofit organization.

 Responsibilities
-Monitor office phones, deliveries, and email
-Assist with social media outreach and monitoring
-Conduct ongoing research projects
-Compile data and maintain various organizational databases
-Work with APJ staff in a support capacity to address other needs and projects as they arise

Requirements
-Passionate about international development and the goals of Artists for Peace and Justice
-Current college student or recent graduate (must be located in the NYC metro area)
-Extremely organized with meticulous attention to detail and follow through
-Strong written and oral communication skills
-Proficient in Microsoft Office with high level of general computer competency
-Familiarity with major social media platforms

To Apply
Please send a single PDF of your resume and cover Letter recruiting@apjnow.org. Please be sure to include your name and the position you’re applying for in the subject line. Due to volume of applicants only candidates that have been short-listed can be contacted. No calls please. Applications not following these instructions will not be considered.