Mission Partners has the following part-time social impact careers available:

  • Communications Fellow

Mission Partners’ Commitment to Diversity, Inclusion and Equity: Mission Partners is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We strongly encourage people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, trans people, gender non-conforming individuals, and formerly incarcerated people to apply. As an equal opportunity employer, we recruit and hire with the understanding of systemic oppression and of the lived reality of people with marginalized identities. We recruit and hire without regard to race, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, prior conviction, arrest history, disability, marital status, veteran status, or age.

Fall 2019 Communications + Digital Media Fellow

Position: Communications + Digital Media Fellow

Position Type: New

Employment Type: Part-Time

Location: Bethesda, MD

Time Commitment: 12 – 15 hours a week

Wage: Mission Partners is committed to paying a livable wage to all of its employees, Fellow pay starts at $16.81/hour

Summary: Mission Partners, a Bethesda, MD-based social impact and communications consultancy, is seeking candidates interested in its part-time time Communications + Digital Media Fellow position. We are especially interested in applicants who have demonstrated a commitment to social justice and equity work.

Responsibilities of the communications + digital media fellow include writing and editing, research, coordination of campaign project plans, social media, and a supporting role in the execution of special events. The fellow will experience every facet of working inside a mission-driven communications consultancy and will work in close coordination with members of the consultancy’s leadership team.

Responsibilities:

  1. Media monitoring and reporting
  2. Social media + digital content creation
  3. Writing and editing (articles, bylines, newsletters, etc.)
  4. Communications research
  5. Event support, if applicable
  6. Administrative tasks and other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Requirements:

  • At least 1 year of intern or work experience in Communications, Media Relations, Public Policy, Marketing, Cause Communications, Journalism, or a related field
  • Experience with a variety of types of writing
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Interest in social impact
  • Organizational and project management skills
  • Ability to work fast and meet deadlines
  • Social media skills and knowledge
  • Positive attitude, team player, eagerness to learn
  • Prior experience in an agency setting or media relations is a plus

To apply: Submit a well-written, one-page cover letter not to exceed 200 words, a resume not to exceed two pages, and a writing sample to: connect@mission.partners with the subject line: Communications Fellow.


About Mission Partners:
Mission Partners serves a range of organizations with one thing in common: a commitment to advance issues and causes that result in an equitable future for all. Our social impact and communications consultancy guides purpose-driven organizations in realizing their greatest social impact. Led by social impact consultant and nonprofit communications expert Carrie Fox, we understand what it takes to innovate and move forward big agendas that can result in measurable outcomes. In the past decade, we’ve counseled hundreds of nonprofit organizations across the U.S. and around the world, as well as the partners who fund and support their work. We’ve helped organizations refine their strategies, increase their impact and amplify their stories.

Mission Partners’ Public Benefit Statement:
To produce a positive effect for communities and their residents by creating more informed, effective and connected mission-driven leaders. By doing so, Mission Partners believes that it challenges long-held assumptions, elevates fresh thinking, and uncovers the hidden potential of people that together, lead to a more equitable future for all.

Mission Partners’ Commitment to Diversity, Inclusion and Equity:
Mission Partners is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.