MyMind: Communications Intern (Unpaid)

Job Title: Communications Intern (Unpaid)
Type of Contract: Temporary (6 months)
Hours: Part-time, 2-3 days per week (flexible working hours)
Location: 137 Lower Rathmines Road, Rathmines, Dublin 6

Expenses will be covered by MyMind.

Overview:

MyMind is an award-winning and fast-growing provider of accessible and affordable mental health services. At MyMind, we believe our work addresses a huge social need, providing proven positive outcomes for those impacted by mental health issues.

MyMind is looking for a talented Communications Intern to join our dynamic organisation for a 6 month period with the potential of being offered a position of employment.

This will be a unique opportunity for the successful candidate to gain invaluable experience across media relations, marketing, social media and event management. The ideal candidate would be energetic, hard-working, and social media-savvy, with excellent writing skills.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage our multiple social media accounts across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and any other relevant channels. This will include scheduling of posts, daily interaction and developing strategic direction.
  • Manage content creation for our website and press releases.
  • Help build awareness of our brand and our services.
  • Assist in the creation and implementation of promotional campaigns.
  • Assist in developing content marketing strategies.
  • Assist in arranging events, talks, workshops etc. with the potential of attending such functions schedule permitting

Essential skills and experience:

  • A creative thinker with the ability to express new and innovative ideas.
  • Excellent communications skills (written and oral).
  • Positive attitude; demonstrates initiative and ownership in identifying and addressing solutions.
  • 3rd level qualification in communications, public relations, journalism  – or in the process of completing such.
  • Commitment to MyMind’s social mission.
  • Fluent spoken and written English.

All applications to be sent to hr@mymind.org. Closing date for applications is the 23rd of September 2019.

Region: 

Dublin 6

Expiry date: 

23/09/19

Date Entered/Updated: 

02/09/19