Social Entrepreneurship Internship and Jobs

This sounds like an exciting opportunity. For more information:

Internship Opportunity Descriptions
Global Marketing and Communications Internship –
One position to start immediately, one in June of 2010

Help create and implement Ashoka’s marketing strategy and vision to promote Ashoka, Ashoka Fellows, and the field of social entrepreneurship around the world.

Roles and responsibilities include (but are not limited to) the following:

– Interact with 30+ country directors to deliver marketing information generated in Washington, DC to help coordinate and unify Ashoka marketing efforts globally as well as gather newsworthy and relevant content from Ashoka’s international operations
– Assist in the development and execution of a cohesive, multi-faceted media strategy-this includes conducting on-going publisher/journalist research, tracking press coverage and media contacts worldwide, and coordinating opportunities for leadership team to meet with press
– Maintain and expand current set of marketing tools and resources (both internal and external), and collaborate with our digital marketing strategist to explore other new media opportunities
– Assist with developing various marketing/communications trainings for global staff and Fellows
– Research trends in the citizen sector and the social enterprise movement, and devise new and creative methods and projects to expand knowledge of Ashoka and its work worldwide

The person:

– Entrepreneur-self-starter, highly motivated and creative
– Excellent oral and written communication skills
– Strong international organizational and project management experience
– Previous experience working in communications, new media, marketing, or graphic design a plus
– An innovator for the public-demonstrable interest in global social issues and working for solutions

Other jobs with Ashoka, see

1. Online Community Mobilizer
2. Changemakers Project Manager
3. Director, Project Management Team
4. Knowledge Director
5. Outreach Marketing Coordinator – Short Term Contract
6. Operations Associate
7. Translations Coordinator
8. Maternal Health External Reviewer


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