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Impact Hub is now hiring for spring 2015 internships

Media and Marketing Interns (x2)

Do you love to write, report, and blog? Are you a social media maven? Are you looking to launch a career in marketing, branding, journalism, or communications? Apply now to be a Spring 2015 Impact Hub Boulder Media and Marketing Intern.

Organizational Overview:

Impact Hub Boulder is a physical home for entrepreneurs, professionals, and investors to collectively create positive impact. Located in downtown Boulder, Impact Hub Boulder welcomes members of our local  communities to a unique space optimized for collaboration, learning, acceleration, and making change happen.

Description:

We seek applicants who maximize positive impact. A highly qualified candidate will have an infectious and positive attitude, a deep commitment to customer service, strong self-awareness, a charitable mindset, optimism, and a long-term view of success. Experience and passion for marketing and social media a must.

We require a commitment of at least 10 hours a week for the spring semester of 2015.

Benefits:

Work with Impact Hub Boulder in helping us grow our brand and community as a dynamic, social enterprise for the Spring of 2014. Your efforts will be critical in building a professionally hosted place where high-impact consultants, entrepreneurs, investors and innovators come to work, meet, learn, and connect alongside diverse peers. As a Impact Hub Boulder Intern you have a unique opportunity to:

  • Build strong working relationships with diverse groups of professionals
  • Gain access and exposure to a dynamic start-up and promote thought leadership in the world of social entrepreneurship
  • Work under the pressures of high visibility, fast turn-around and the highest quality expectations

Compensation:

  • Impact Hub Boulder member benefits
    • Free/Discounted workshop tickets
    • Free one-to-one advising sessions with professional experts
    • Connection to 400+ Impact Hub Boulder Members
    • Membership to our member only online LinkedIn group
    • Opportunity to connect to Global Network of over 55 Impact Hubs

Responsibilities Include:

  • Deepen social media engagement on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram according to the Hub tone. Maintain balance of  thought-leadership and Hub member promotion
  • Write and edit blogs about events happening at Impact Hub Boulder, member profiles, and community updates
  • Capture and tell the stories of Hub Members
  • Engage with Impact Hub Global marketing teams
  • Update Hub website calendar
  • Research and contribute to community events to include on Impact Hub Boulder calendar and identify appropriate external community calendars on which Impact Hub Boulder events can be included.
  • Work with Events and Program Manager and Event Intern to help with internal/external promotion of events and programming
  • Research relevant, interesting content to share
  • Assist in creating weekly newsletters (sent to over 2,000 people)
  • Analysis and metrics of media and marketing at Impact Hub
  • Attend occasional night events to photograph and report for Impact Hub Boulder channels
  • Design work including brochures, posters, templates etc.

Key Skills Include:

  • Expert in social media needs including Facebook, twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and basic WordPress
  • Experience with Adobe, photoshop, and/or illustrator
  • Exceptional writing skills a must
  • Photography skills
  • Basic design cabiliblieis
  • Advertising, marketing or branding experience a plus
  • Attention to detail
  • Curiousity
  • Authenticity

 

Member Experience Intern

Organizational Overview:

Impact Hub Boulder is a physical home for entrepreneurs, professionals, and investors to collectively create positive impact. Located in downtown Boulder, Impact Hub Boulder welcomes members of our local  communities to a unique space optimized for collaboration, learning, acceleration, and making change happen.

Description:

Member experience is core to the success of Impact Hub Boulder, and is responsible for creating and maintaining a healthy and productive environment for the most inspiring change-makers in our community. Your job as the Member Experience intern will be to welcome members into the space, often being the first and last point of connection during a members’ stay. You will also represent Impact Hub Boulder to the broader community of change-makers at our own events, external gatherings, and online, as well as assist in developing the community through evaluation of member’s experience and engagement.

We seek applicants who maximize positive impact. A highly qualified candidate will have an infectious and positive attitude, a deep commitment to customer service, strong self-awareness, a charitable mindset, optimism, and a long-term view of success. We are looking for 10 hours a week.

Compensation:

  • Impact Hub Boulder member benefits
    • Free/Discounted workshop tickets
    • Free one-to-one advising sessions with professional experts
    • Connection to 400+ Impact Hub Boulder Members
    • Opportunity to connect to Global Network of over 55 Impact Hubs

Primary Responsibilities Include:

  • Commitment to Impact Hub Boulder at 10/hrs week for spring 2015 and option to extend to spring 2015
  • Welcome, greet and support member.
  • Work closely with Hosts and Hub Staff to create culture and manage the Impact Hub Boulder space
  • Help create office efficiency by planning and maintaining office systems, equipment, and overall positive environment (plants, food, water, coffee, etc).
  • Answering main phone line
  • Track overall space usage
  • Develop and support online and offline community
  • Engage and get to know members, and learn their needs, priorities and skills to help develop better systems to engage the community.
  • Ensure at all times that members have a clean, healthy, productive working environment, to include:
    • Keeping the kitchen-area sparkling and devoid of dirty dishes, spills, crumbs, trash etc.
    • Watering and attending to plants
    • Generally helping with upkeep in the space
  • Set-up and clean-up for events
  • Support the management team in all activities
  • Research and outreach to prospective community and organization partners
  • Work with Events Director to help with execution of events and programming
  • Contribute to Impact Hub Boulder team and community effort by accomplishing additional tasks as needed

Key Skills Include:

  • Unwavering service mentality
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Desire to empower members to reach their full potential
  • Warm, friendly personality
  • Ability to anticipate a day’s events and prepare spaces for smooth flow of activities
  • Comfort and facility with simple technology (A/V, computers, wifi, printers, dishwashers)
  • Strong sense of aesthetics, design and flow
  • Ability to stay positive and centered during stressful situations
  • Exceptional communication skills;
  • Inventory control
  • Reporting skills
  • Ability to think quickly and respond to member and Hub team needs in a timely manner
  • Able to handle multiple priorities from multiple sources
  • Proficient with social media needs including Facebook, Twitter, Eventbrite, and WordPress

 

To apply: Send the following to to Lindsey@impacthubboulder.com. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis starting December 5th until January 5th.

  • Your resume.
  • Answers to the following questions:
    • Why are you interested in either the Media and Marketing or the Member Experience internship specifically, and what makes you a great fit for that role? (max 150 words)
    • Why Impact Hub Boulder? (max 150 words)

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