Do you think outside the box, constantly obsessing on how YOU can make the world better. Are you comfortable taking risks, interested in startup culture, and open-minded and willing to learn anything? Yes, I said anything! Are you a practical optimist who won't take 'No' for an answer? Do you consider yourself a 'Solutionist'? 

GenYize is looking for kick ass interns to join our team of 'Solutionists' this Summer! 

Our interns should be comfortable collaborating with writers and editors and be willing to learn more about new online platforms. You should also be comfortable meeting deadlines and working remotely, although we have staff members near Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, and San Francisco. Knowledge of current events is a must.  

We’re seeking an ink-slinging Staff Writers! 

Position Description: 

Responsible for submitting articles for the inclusion on GenYize.com. Ensures all writing submissions are web-ready. Works with managing editor of GenYize to broadcast online content across social media channels. 

Summary of Qualifications:  

  • Demonstrated writing proficiency  
  • Research skills
  • Familiarity with social media 
  • A detail-oriented personality
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Word and willingness to learn online management through Square Space is required. 
  • Their own computer, internet access, Skype  
  • Minimum of 1 year of college or equivalent work experience
  • Pursuing a course of study in Journalism, Communications, Public Relations, or a related field is a PLUS

Click here to apply. Deadline:  May 15

We’re also seeking an ink-slinging Editor! 

Position Description: 

Responsible for overseeing content submission, and editing stories and layout for website. Ensures all writing submissions are web-ready. Works with managing editor of GenYize to prioritize submissions and and coordinate guest writers. Secondary opportunity exists to submit original content for the website. 

Summary of Qualifications:  

  • Strong editing skills, demonstrated writing proficiency, and the ability to exercise good judgment
  • Proven leadership experience 
  • Research skills
  • Familiarity with social media 
  • A detail-oriented personality
  • Your own computer, internet access, Skype  
  • Minimum of 1 year of college or equivalent work experience
  • Pursuing a course of study in Journalism, Communications, Public Relations, English/Literature or a related field is a PLUS

Click here to apply. Deadline: May 15

We’re seeking a motivated and social media savvy Marketing intern.

Position Description: 

You will be tasked with growing the awareness of GenYize.com through the implementation of a cohesive marketing plan, while overseeing all relevant day to day projects and initiatives. Responsibilities include broadcasting online content across GenYize social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Google+), working with the managing editor of GenYize to create a bi-weekly newsletters, and identifying sponsored content opportunities. 

Summary of Qualifications:  

  • Basic graphic design skills
  • Obsession with the social media experience and familiarity with social media scheduling tools
  • Their own computer, internet access, Skype
  • Data analytics know-how 
  • Strong writing skills
  • Prior marketing experience
  • Minimum of 1 year of college or equivalent work experience

Click here to apply. Deadline: May 15

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NOTE: Although these internships are unpaid, we’ll happily talk to your university about giving you course credit. Plus, we’re happy to offer you letters of recommendation and introduce you to our network of moving-and-shaking Millennials.

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AuthorBecky Graham