COMMS INTERN  (paid)

Description:

Justice in Motion seeks an experienced intern to work in the areas of Communication & Social Media. This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to help a human rights nonprofit grow its online presence and support in the development of strategies to share information with its community via social platforms. The intern will work closely with our Communications Manager and Communications Assistant to develop and update web and social media content reimagine the integration of social media tools to the website, and building our supporter base via these channels.

The intern will have the opportunity to exercise his/her creative talents in this area and gain valuable project management skills in a dynamic, fast-paced non-profit environment.

Finally, the intern will be a team player, and contribute to meeting the day-to-day needs of the Justice in Motion office. 

This is a part-time paid internship. The rate is $15/hour.

Responsibilities:

·       Support with contact list “housecleaning” and segmentation

·       Update contact database as needed and ensure that all sources of contact info align

·       Organize Constant Contact content and create content as needed

·       Help maintain and update our Editorial Calendar and Google Calendar to align with                annual program goals and strategies

·       Work with Canva to create social media posts

·       Support with developing Press Kits as needed

·       Contribute to content creation using video and photo editing tools as needed

·       Use Hootsuite to schedule social media posts

Required:

·       Commit to at least 6 months

·       Commit to at least 10 hours/week

·       Enthusiasm for technology and developing new skills

·       Be motivated, have strong organizational skills, and the ability to multi-task 

·       Possess high web and social media IQ 

·       Proficiency with MS Office

·       Previous experience with content management systems (Squarespace or Drupal)

·       Previous graphic design experience

Preferred:

·       Knowledge of HTML

·       Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere)

·       Knowledge of Canva

·       Bilingual (English/Spanish)

How to Apply:

Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter via email to: apply@justiceinmotion.org.

Justice in Motion is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, or status with regard to public assistance.


SOCIAL MEDIA  INTERN (unpaid)

Description:

Justice in Motion seeks an enthusiastic intern to provide support with its social media efforts. This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to get a behind-the-scenes look at how a growing non-profit develops online presence and shares information with its community via social platforms. The intern will work closely with our Communications Manager and Communications Assistant to develop and update social media content, reimagine the integration of social media tools, and build our supporter base via these channels.

The intern will have the opportunity to exercise his/her creative talents in this area and gain valuable experience in a dynamic, fast-paced non-profit environment.

Finally, the intern will be a team player, and contribute to meeting the day-to-day needs of the Justice in Motion office. 

Qualifications:

·       Commit to at least 10 weeks

·       Commit to at least 10 hours/week (flexible)

·       Enthusiasm for technology and developing new skills

·       Be motivated, have strong organizational skills, and the ability to multi-task 

·       Possess high web and social media IQ 

·       Proficiency with MS Office

·       Previous experience with content management systems (Preference for Squarespace            and Drupal)

·       Previous graphic design experience preferred

·       Knowledge of HTML preferred

·       Bilingual (English/Spanish) a plus

How to Apply:

Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter via email to: apply@justiceinmotion.org

Justice in Motion is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, or status with regard to public assistance.


RESEARCH INTERN

Justice in Motion seeks an enthusiastic, bilingual or highly proficient (Spanish-English) intern to join our team for the winter/spring semester! Justice in Motion is a 501(c)(3) organization that works to reduce the level of exploitation in the transnational migrant workforce through a cross-border network of advocates in migrant sending countries – the Justice in Motion Defender Network.

 

The organization is rapidly growing and we are looking for an intern to work with various programming departments. The primary role of the intern is to assist with research on issues surrounding transnational migrants’ sending/receiving money in Mexico, our educational outreach efforts, as well as providing general support with the Defender Network and various projects as they present themselves.

 

The intern will be a team player, and contribute to meeting the day-to-day needs of the Justice in Motion office.

 

Requirements:

• Bilingual (English/Spanish)

• Commit to 10 hours per week (flexible)

• Have basic computer skills and knowledge of MS Office

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Excellent research skills

• Be motivated, have strong organizational skills, and the ability to multi-task

 

How to apply

Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter via email to: apply@justiceinmotion.org


LEGAL INTERN

Justice in Motion offers summer and in-semester internships, for law students. From our New York City office, interns will research issues related to portable justice for transnational migrants and assist in developing and managing a transnational advocate alliance. Spanish fluency is preferred, but not required. Unfortunately, Justice in Motion can not provide compensation.

Please note the following deadlines for legal internships:

  • Summer: February 15
  • Fall: September 1
  • Spring/Winter: November 15

 

We periodically take undergraduate and graduate interns, depending on our current needs and resources. Please inquire if you are an undergraduate or graduate student looking for internship possibilities.

 

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and the names, emails, and phone numbers of two references to admin@justiceinmotion.org. In your cover letter, please specify which semester or semesters you would like to be considered for. Please include "Legal Intern" on the title of your email.