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MAKING YOUR IMPACT LLC

Are you a college student seeking a remote internship that will not only build your professional skills, but help you make a positive difference in the world?

You've found the right place.

PODCAST PRODUCTION INTERN (REMOTE)

Fall Semester: August 24-December 11, 2020

Applications due: September 9, 2020 at 11:59 pm*

 

About the Position

 

Making Your Impact, LLC is seeking a remote Podcast Production Intern who wants to use their skills to make a positive difference in the world! Ideal candidates are self-motivated and highly detail-oriented. Also, since the position requires editing several podcasts every week, it would be best if candidates listen to and are familiar with podcasts!

 

This position is well-suited for candidates who desire a career in content creation and media production. Training will be provided!

 

About the Company

 

Making Your Impact, LLC exists to inspire and equip you to pursue your calling and make your positive impact in the world! CEO of Making Your Impact, LLC, Melissa Eick, draws upon her experience as a non-profit co-founder and anti - human trafficking activist to motivate others. She currently shares her message through the Making Your Impact Podcast, as well as through writing and public speaking.

 

Important Details

 

Location: Position is remote. Making Your Impact, LLC is based in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, but applicants both within and outside of Oklahoma welcome.

 

Compensation: Internship is unpaid, but we're happy to work with students to get course credit for their experience! Fun and practical professional development opportunities will be offered, as well!

 

Hours: 12-15 hours/week (will work with students who need a certain number of hours for course credit). Days/times flexible according to students' course schedule as long as required tasks are completed on time!

 

What You'll Get

 

  • Professional-grade materials as work examples for your portfolio + resume highlights

  • Great references and letters of recommendation for jobs or grad school

  • Professional development opportunities to help you develop skills transferable to the workplace

  • Flexible schedule

  • Work from home

 

Qualifications

 

Education:

  • Junior or Senior (Sophomores with demonstrable experience may be considered)

  • Preferred majors: Communications, Media Production, or related field

 

Equipment/Tools:

  • Reliable computer

  • Reliable internet

  • Approved editing program downloaded on your computer: Audacity (free download, preferred software), Garage Band, etc.

 

Soft Skills:

  • Professional integrity when handling confidential data

  • Desire to make a difference in the world, not seeking just any internship!

  • Strong verbal communication + sense of humor (expect a lot of references to The Office and Parks & Recreation!)

  • Detail-oriented and patient, dedication to excellent work product

  • Proactive self-starter who enjoys autonomy

  • Able to meet deadlines

  • Good with receiving and implementing constructive feedback

 

Technical Skills:

  • Familiar with Zoom, as staff meetings will take place over this platform

  • Training will be provided, but familiarity with audio editing software, e.g., Audacity / Garage Band / Adobe Audition, is a plus

  • Uploading files to various websites

  • Strong grasp of grammar and punctuation

 

Responsibilities:

  • Participate in online meetings

  • Research guests, brainstorm discussion topics and interview questions

  • Edit 2-4 podcast episodes per week, plus advertisements

  • Meticulous attention to detail: eliminating ums/ahs, breath and mouth sounds, flubs and mistakes, technical glitches

  • Assemble sections of episodes together with appropriate music

  • Make changes and corrections (a positive attitude toward constructive feedback is a must!)

  • Upload and schedule podcast episodes

  • Write episode descriptions

  • Any other responsibilities deemed reasonable and necessary by management

Apply

Submit your resume, up-to-date college transcript, and a brief explanation of why you're interested in the position to: hello@melissaeick.com.

*Applications submitted after due date may be considered for any open spots and/or future semesters.

SOCIAL MEDIA AND CONTENT PRODUCTION INTERN (REMOTE)

Fall Semester: August 24-December 11, 2020

Applications due: September 9, 2020 at 11:59 pm*

 

About the Position

 

Making Your Impact, LLC is seeking a remote Podcast Production Intern who wants to use their skills to make a positive difference in the world! Ideal candidates are self-motivated and highly detail-oriented. Also, since the position requires editing several podcasts every week, it would be best if candidates listen to and are familiar with podcasts!

 

This position is well-suited for candidates who desire a career in Communications, Social Media Management, Public Relations, Advertising/Marketing, and related fields. Training will be provided!

 

About the Company

 

Making Your Impact, LLC exists to inspire and equip you to pursue your calling and make your positive impact in the world! CEO of Making Your Impact, LLC, Melissa Eick, draws upon her experience as a non-profit co-founder and anti - human trafficking activist to motivate others. She currently shares her message through the Making Your Impact Podcast, as well as through writing and public speaking.

 

Important Details

 

Location: Position is remote. Making Your Impact, LLC is based in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, but applicants both within and outside of Oklahoma welcome.

 

Compensation: Internship is unpaid, but we're happy to work with students to get course credit for their experience! Fun and practical professional development opportunities will be offered, as well!

 

Hours: 12-15 hours/week (will work with students who need a certain number of hours for course credit). Days/times flexible according to students' course schedule as long as required tasks are completed on time!

 

What You'll Get

 

  • Professional-grade materials as work examples for your portfolio + resume highlights

  • Great references and letters of recommendation for jobs or grad school

  • Professional development opportunities to help you develop skills transferable to the workplace

  • Flexible schedule

  • Work from home

 

Qualifications

 

Education:

  • Junior or Senior (Sophomores with demonstrable experience may be considered)

  • Preferred majors: Communications, Public Relations, Marketing/Advertising, Graphic Design

 

Equipment/Tools:

  • Reliable computer suitable for graphic design

  • Reliable internet

 

Soft Skills:

  • Professional integrity when handling confidential data

  • Desire to make a difference in the world, not seeking just any internship!

  • Strong verbal communication + sense of humor (expect a lot of references to The Office and Parks & Recreation!)

  • Detail-oriented and patient, dedication to excellent work product

  • Proactive self-starter who enjoys autonomy

  • Able to meet deadlines

  • Good with receiving and implementing constructive feedback

  • Aptitude for problem solving

 

Technical Skills:

  • Familiar with Zoom, as staff meetings will take place over this platform

  • Strong knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn

  • Graphic design for social media; familiarity with basic graphic design programs a plus: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, PicMonkey, or Canva

  • Use appropriate colors, fonts, layouts, design elements to ensure graphic designs align with branding and are consistent

  • Strong grasp of grammar and punctuation; meticulous attention to detail

  • Strong writing and editing skills

  • Administrative and organizational skills, particularly with tracking and maintaining data and information

  • Research skills


 

Responsibilities:

  • Participate in online meetings

  • Market the podcast on social media by creating posts for Instagram grid + stories, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn

  • Brainstorm for podcast and social media content, marketing ideas

  • Design approximately 12-20 social media graphics each week

  • Schedule social media posts on multiple platforms

  • Research monetizing strategies and brand partnership opportunities

  • Maintain podcast show notes and links on website

  • Edit articles, blog posts

  • Develop and outline podcast segments

  • Any other responsibilities deemed reasonable and necessary by management

Apply

Submit your resume, up-to-date college transcript, a portfolio of graphic designs, and a brief explanation of why you're interested in the position to: hello@melissaeick.com.

*Applications submitted after due date may be considered for any open spots and/or future semesters.

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