Internship Description:

Part-time paid internship up to 20 hours per week for current undergraduate or graduate students.

LEVERAGE MIAMI Marketing & Communications department performs the full spectrum of communications functions, including graphic design, public relations, social media, media relations, publications, marketing, advertising, support events, and website management. 

This social media + communications internship is within the LEVERAGE MIAMI Marketing & Communications department. Primary responsibilities will include supporting the Marketing & Communications team members with inbound marketing requests from other divisions and helping us execute our strategies – including creating graphics, making website updates, creating content for e-newsletters, collateral materials, proofreading, and more.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaboration on design projects resulting in clear, engaging graphics and brand identity-compliant communications. Projects may include branded collateral materials, videos, direct mail pieces, website, and social media graphics, posters, flyers, special event photos, and other marketing materials as needed.
  • Maintain email opt-outs and sign-ups for E-newsletter
  • Work closely with team members to translate key messaging concepts into marketing materials with a specific focus on the college and young adult demographic
  • Assist with editing, proofreading, and communication of changes on projects
  • Assist in scheduling social media content and monitoring social media platforms 

Requirements:

  • Must be currently enrolled in college in a bachelor’s or master’s degree program.
  • Minimum of two semesters of major-related coursework completed in one of the following: Graphic Design, Public Relations, Marketing, Communications, or related field preferred 
  • Exceptional organizational skills and detail-oriented 
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Strategic thinker and problem solver 
  • Ability to manage workflow to meet deadlines 
  • Excellent time management skills 
  • Working knowledge of Canva, Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop
  • Experience managing a non-personal Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook account preferred
  • Ability to work 20 hours per week

Learning Objectives

  • Successfully author copy for written materials and construct images to create engaging, mission-focused messaging for use in collateral materials 
  • Develop a keen eye for branding standards and consistency 
  • Successfully advance graphic projects by editing, creating/enhancing graphics, and producing a finished product
  • Identify and implement the elements of social media strategy coordinated across multiple platforms

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Paid internship: $20-$30 per hour
  • Build your portfolio of work
  • Great networking opportunity
  • Professional mentoring

How to Apply:

Email your résumé and cover letter to consult@leveragemiami.com.

 

LEVERAGE MIAMI provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.