The Marketing and Communications Intern will work closely with, and be mentored and coached by the firm’s Director, Marketing and Communications. He/she will learn about all aspects of OAI’s marketing function, and have the opportunity to engage in a wide variety of marketing and communications projects.
This is a full-time position based in OAI’s brand new DC office at Washington Harbor and we are looking for someone to start as soon as possible. The Marketing Intern will be part of a group of part- and full-time interns in DC. There is the possibility for successful and dedicated interns who prove themselves to join the firm as Associates.
Please include a cover letter with your application explaining why your skills or experience qualify you for this position.
Duties will include: • Maintaining the firm’s website, including SEO and web analytics • Producing the monthly newsletter and other marketing communications • Managing the direct mailing list • Building and maintaining the content library for proposals and RFP responses • Managing social media including LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook • Researching prospects and new business opportunities • Generating ideas, developing and testing technology tools to enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of the firm’s marketing efforts. • Proofreading
• Marketing/communications majors preferred • Highly customer-service oriented and social media savvy • Outstanding communication and organizational skills • Proven attention to detail and ability to multi-task • Strong computer skills (Advanced Word skills, Excel, email, etc.) • Ability to remain calm in a fast-paced environment with a friendly demeanor • Ability to work independently or as part of a team • Sound judgment, tact, diplomacy, and flexibility with different personalities and working styles • Familiarity with graphic design and content management tools is an advantage
Orr Associates, Inc. (OAI) is a premier consulting firm to the nonprofit industry with offices in Washington, DC and New York. We have a dedicated and passionate team of experienced professionals committed to helping our clients help others.