American Heart Association Intern, Communications & Marketing-Eastern States in Saddle Brook, New Jersey
Now is the time to join us and make a difference. Be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives. Here at the American Heart Association, you matter and so does your career.
The American Heart Association’s Internship Program provides college students an opportunity for hands-on experience in various facets for individuals interested in gaining work experience with a non-profit, voluntary health organization.
The social media internship will work with our digital team within the Eastern States Marketing and Communication department to gain professional experience with a national non-profit organization while working directly to create compelling content for our state social channels.
The Association offers many resources to help you maintain work-life harmonization through your changing needs and life situations. To help you be successful, you will have access to Heart U, our award-winning corporate university, as well as training and support locally and through our National Center.
#TheAHALife is our company culture, our way of life, reflecting our diversity and inclusion, our focus on work-life harmonization, and our Guiding Values. Discover why you will Be Seen. Be Heard. Be Valued™ at the American Heart Association by following us on LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and at heart.org.
Time Commitment: 20 hours per week
Internship Duration: 1/16/2024 – 5/3/2024
Remote Position – Must be located in our Eastern States Region (ME, NH, VT, NY, MA, RI, CT, NJ, PA, DE, MD, WV, VA)
Salary: $23.00 per hour
Individuals participating in the internship program are provided with an opportunity to:
Gain important and practical job skills to be successful in a non-profit environment.
Opportunity to explore a career path with a reputable voluntary health/service organization.
Gain experience in the professional world while learning about social media management.
Complete an internship that enriches your academic and professional resume as well as enriching your personal life by making a difference in the lives of others.
Tasks could include things like the following:
Work with the digital team to craft and execute social media posts for Facebook, X (formerly Twitter), and Instagram.
Monitor results of social media content on key platforms and provide analysis of findings.
Source new content ideas and monitor trends on social platforms.
Conduct an analysis of what other organizations and brands are doing on social media and present findings to the broader brand marketing team.
Learn brand standards and ensure content aligns with the goals and mission of the organization.
At least 2 years of college education preferred.
Knowledge and experience with social media platforms, including Facebook, X (formerly Twitter), and Instagram.
Knowledge and experience with social media scheduling tools, such as Sprinklr or similar.
Basic video, graphic design, and writing skills. Canva or a similar experience is preferred.
Experience with social media monitoring, reporting, and analysis.
Ability to deal professionally in a corporate or non-profit environment and assume responsibility for guiding projects and programs from inception through completion.
Effective oral, written, and presentation communication skills.
Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
Required Equipment: Reliable WiFi Connection.
Minimum availability of 20 hrs/wk, M-F between the hours of 8:30am-5pm EST.
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship, now or in the future. For any roles working remotely, the work must also be performed inside the United States, not in a foreign country.
Compensation & Benefits
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Compensation and Performance – Attracting talented, committed interns means offering competitive compensation, ongoing professional development and training, and a diverse and inclusive environment in which to work and grow. And we do.
Professional Development – You can join one of our many Employee Resource Groups (ERG) or be a mentor/mentee in our professional mentoring program. HeartU is the Association’s national online university, with more than 100,000 resources designed to meet your needs and busy schedule.
So, are you ready to intern for the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases?
A cover letter is recommended to explain why an internship in public health at the American Heart Association appeals to you.
The American Heart Association’s 2024 Goal: Every person deserves the opportunity for a full, healthy life. As champions for health equity, by 2024, the American Heart Association will advance cardiovascular health for all, including identifying and removing barriers to health care access and quality.
At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, our mission is to be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives, regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, religion, age, language, sexual orientation, national origin and physical or cognitive abilities. We're committed to ensuring our workforce, workplace culture and mission have a shared impact across a diverse set of backgrounds.
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Location US-NJ-Saddle Brook
Posted Date 1 month ago (11/2/2023 4:50 PM)
Requisition ID 2023-11759
Job Category Marketing, Communications & Public Relations
Position Type Part Time
Location: NJ-Saddle Brook