Digital Outreach Intern (remote position)
The Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) is currently looking for a Digital Outreach Intern. This is a one year, full-time, remote position starting Fall 2020.
Job Description: This is a one-year internship starting in September/October 2020 and ending in September/October 2021. The intern will assist with a variety of digital communications and outreach activities with a specific emphasis on CRM list management, including measuring and optimizing email delivery and creating and conducting re-engagement campaigns. Other duties include assisting in creating social media and events to grow CEPR’s online presence, and other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: We are looking for applicants with an interest in, and who have experience or studies in, working with CRMs — EveryAction is a plus, but not required — and Twitter and Facebook. Familiarity and comfort working with graphic design and/or video editing software is helpful. Interns must have an interest in progressive messaging on the economy and a commitment to a just, inclusive, and robust economy that delivers opportunity and dignity to all. The intern will need to be able to work in a fast-paced work culture with limited supervision and should be a self-starter and independent learner. Spanish language fluency preferred but not required.
Compensation: CEPR is committed to offering an internship program that allows people from all backgrounds to participate. The internship pays $2,475 per month, offers medical, dental, and vision insurance, and provides life insurance.
Closing Date of Position: Sunday, September 20, 2020 (at 11:59 PM, Eastern time)
In rare, extenuating circumstances, the application period may be extended or shortened. In the event that the application period is shortened, CEPR will update this posting to notify candidates that they have seven days to apply.
To Apply: Send the following, in a single PDF file, to apply[at]cepr.net with the subject line “Digital Outreach Intern”:
1. a cover letter;
2. a résumé, 3-5 screenshots of relevant samples of your Tweets and Facebook posts, and a description of a project you have completed independently or at another organization.
If you have any questions, please email cepr[at]cepr.net. Absolutely no calls.
Organization Description: The Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) was established in 1999 to promote democratic debate on the most important economic and social issues that affect people's lives. It is an independent, nonpartisan think tank based in Washington, DC. CEPR is committed to presenting issues in an accurate and understandable manner, so that the public is better prepared to choose among the various policy options.
CEPR provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, or sexual expression and identity. We actively welcome applications from people of color, women, and LGBTQ candidates.