Liberal Arts Career Services
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Back on My Feet Austin, Development and Communication Internship, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 11324

Mon, February 1, 2016

Development and Communications Internship -- 

Back on My Feet (BoMF) is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the independence of the homeless and other underserved populations by first engaging them in running as a means to build confidence, strength and self-esteem. BoMF Austin is seeking an intern for the upcoming semester to work remotely and collaborate with other staff members. 

This position will involve working directly with the Development & Marketing Coordinator (DMC). 
Applicants should have a desire to learn more about working in a small non-profit with fundraising events. They should also have a desire to help bring attention to and build an audience around BoMF and its mission of combating homelessness, as well as a desire to actively understand and participate in the mission we seek to fulfill here in Austin. 

Internship Duties 
○ Graphic Design 
■ Create and modify marketing collateral to use on social media, in sponsorship packages, and on the website (InDesign skills and program available on personal laptop preferred) 
○ Social Media 
■ Create a social media calendar for BoMF Austin that includes 1 post per day, per platform (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram) 
■ Take photos and videos of key events for social media postings 
■ Work closely with the DMC to manage and update Austin social media, as well as to develop engagement strategy 
○ Web Content Management - Assisting in the process of updating the non-profit's website and blog and supplying content around Members, their stories and the organization's mission. 
■ Create and manage website content for events, funding and involvement opportunities, Member updates, and monitor website statistics 
■ Work closely with DMC to upkeep events, forms and messaging on the website 
○ Event Planning – assist with the planning and execution of the 3rd Annual BoMF Bash fundraiser (Friday, February 12, 2016) 
○ Grant Research 
○ Other duties as specified by the DMC 
○ Run/walk with the BoMF teams at least once a week on MWF at 5:30 AM

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