Global Engagement Team Internship

Start Date: 
June 12, 2017

The Search team at Ashoka is looking for a dynamic, entrepreneurial student with strong writing skills, marketing acumen, and potentially multimedia production experience.

The intern/fellow will assist with a transformative new content platform that discusses issues such as gender equality, peacebuilding, and youth entrepreneurs, helping to choose content to go on the platform, designing methods to engage staff, fellows, and the target audience, and utilizing digital marketing analytics to devise the most effective strategies to bring about framework change in each area. He/She will help to organize an editorial calendar, keep contributors and writers- who are global leaders in each field- on point, edit articles, and if he/she so desires, write articles that have global reach him/herself.

He/She will have the opportunity to dive into research on our fellows, particularly our female entrepreneurs, in order to understand what factors influence a woman’s ability to start and scale a successful entrepreneurial endeavor in her country.

He/She will also have the opportunity to engage with a revolutionary new talent platform, collaboration for talent, which turns the traditional recruiting structure upside down.

This opportunity requires someone who is positive and upbeat, comfortable and professional engaging with global leaders in the entrepreneurship space, ideas driven, organized, with marketing acumen and multimedia experience.

We would love someone who also has the ability to edit video and produce podcasts, or is willing to learn.

Desired Skills:

  • Writing
  • Editing
  • Digital Marketing
  • Experience with/knowledge of social entrepreneurship
  • Willingness to Take a Project and Run with It
  • Leadership
  • Research Skills
  • Video Editing
  • Podcast Production
  • Gender Analysis

Please include a cover letter describing how you feel you could contribute to the Global Engagement Team, along with any impending summer funding deadlines.