Ashoka, Communications Intern, Global Venture Team

Venture/Fellowship Arlington, Virginia


Position at Ashoka

Ashoka is looking for a dynamic, collaborative undergraduate or graduate student interested in social entrepreneurship and/or international affairs/development to serve as a Communications Intern on our Global Venture Team. The intern would help create and maintain communication products for internal and external audiences. 

Core Responsibilities include:

  • Drafting press-releases and/or special announcements
  • Supporting outreach initiatives to attract new audiences, including researching, writing and copy editing  
  • Support the design of monthly and yearly communications campaigns, including email, social media and website posts
  • Copyright and edit outreach, marketing, and other documents.
  • Maintain and build contact database

Key Skills: strong written communication, attention to detail, self-starter, experience with online marketing on platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, experience with Microsoft Office suite including Excel and Word. Knowledgable of inDesign and/or Canva a plus. 

Please make sure to include a resume AND cover letter with availability in your application.

Internship would last 4 - 6 months, working two days a week (flexible) in Ashoka's Arlington, Virginia office. Internships starting August or September 2018.