Communication & Design Intern

Employer: Impact Hub Berlin
Work Type: Full time paid internship (mandatory as part of your studies)
Location: Friedrichstrasse 246, 10969 Berlin
Duration: 6 months
Starting date: August
Excited To Create Impact Together?
Impact Hub is a global network (100+ locations) of collaborators focused on prototyping the future of business and society. We believe a better world evolves through the combined accomplishments of creative, committed, and compassionate individuals focused on a common purpose. Impact Hub Berlin is constantly growing! Since our Grand Opening in May 2015, we've built a thriving community passionate to use the force of business to do good. We believe in collaboration, entrepreneurship and resilience and aim to build a powerful ecosystem that accelerates impact-driven people and organisations to innovate society.    
Roles & Responsibilities
Impact Hub Berlin is looking for an energetic, creative and self-motivated digital content creator and storyteller to be part of our dynamic and collaborative team. It is an ideal opportunity for someone who is interested in learning about building community through a variety of different social media tools. The internship will provide key work experience in social media, communication and graphic design, as this role will largely be creating, implementing, tracking, and managing the Impact Hub Berlin social media strategy and newsletter in coordination with the Communication & Brand Lead.

Your responsibilities include:
  • Support in the development and execution of our communication strategy
  • Use existing strategies, formats and processes and improve them by bringing in own ideas
  • Create captivating digital content (written, visual) for all our channels (social media, twitter, newsletter, website/wordpress)
  • Create an editorial calendar for our social media channels
  • Develop our newsletter to strengthen our community
  • Write compelling Impact Hub Berlin stories for our blog (events, insights, impact stories etc.)
  • Handle general incoming request
  • Review Impact Hub Berlin's Facebook and Twitter pages to see what content has highest engagement metrics from the past three months and provide recommendations
You would make an amazing Communication Design Intern because...
  • are enthusiastic about the work happening within Impact Hub Berlin.
  • have excellent written and visual communication skills (German and English).
  • are passionate about community building and want to use communication tools to create online community building.
  • have a solid understanding of Facebook and Twitter.
  • have working knowledge of Photoshop, InDesign and WordPress.
  • are self-motivated, creative and love to create an experience through your storytelling.
  • thrive in a dynamic environment, take initiative and have a can-do attitude.
What You Get...
  • You get a deep insight into Impact Hub Berlin and our global work.
  • You will meet the world of social entrepreneurship and social innovation in Berlin.
  • You will be onboarded and prepared to work autonomously on diverse tasks.
  • You will be able to get creative and create a buzz about Impact Hub Berlin.
  • You will have access to the Impact Hub Community and all our offerings.
Interested? Please submit the following to by July 14, 2017.
  • CV (sharing your relevant experience and skills)
  • 1 page Cover Letter
  • Include related written / visual samples to show off your experience so far
  • When submitting your application please mention: Comms Intern__ Your Name in the subject line