Rav

Internships

RAV Internships are an opportunity to come work at our headquarters in Knoxville helping with a variety of different aspects of our ministries.

We desire to provide opportunities for people passionate about anti-human trafficking to gain experience and knowledge of working to fight sexual exploitation.

Check out descriptions of the different internship opportunities or email us at internship@raisingavoice.org if you have questions. 

Internship Requirements

Age: 18+, perferably a college student

 

Location: Knoxville, TN

 

Compensation: Unpaid

 

Availability: Available to complete 10-15 hours per week. Some weekend work depending on projects assigned

 

Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook)

Time management skills, excellent interpersonal skills & excellent written and verbal communication

Internship term: We are looking for interns who can commit to 3 to 4 months due to the nature of the projects

Available Internships

Marketing/Social Media Intern

Description: We are looking for a highly motivated intern with an audience-first mindset for the role of Marketing/Social Media intern. Interns will be creating engaging and creative social media content across Raising a Voice’s channels as well as work with the Raising a Voice team to create marketing strategies for their many programs.  The marketing/social media interns will require excellent interpersonal and communicative skills, as well as demonstrate leadership and decision making abilities.

 

Responsibilities

  • Responsibilities

  • Create engaging content for multiple platforms and mediums

  • Schedule content to be published on social media at ideal times

  • Brainstorm/pitch ideas for social media/marketing projects & opportunities 

  • Maintain and edit the RAV website

  • Driving traffic and engagement that translate into engagement, followers, sales and brand promotion

  • Measuring the results of marketing activity to inform future marketing campaigns

  • Designing and implementing creative marketing strategies to disseminate content

  • 9-12 months required

Length: 9-12 months required; starting Sept 2021

Local Ministry Intern

Description: We are looking for a highly motivated intern passionate about anti-human trafficking and motivated to fight sexual exploitation in East Knoxville. Interns will help run our local ministry at our drop in center twice a week, working with women in prostitution helping them however they need alongside the Raising a Voice team and volunteers. Interns will also help run local outreaches three times a month to reach our community of East Knoxville alongside the Raising a Voice team.  The local ministry interns will require excellent interpersonal and communicative skills, as well as demonstrate leadership and decision making abilities. Interns must be 21 years of age. 10-15 hours per week, some weekend and evening hours. This position is unpaid.

Responsibilities

  • Help run the local drop in center twice a week on Monday and Thursday

  • Build and foster relationships with women in the center and community

  • Assist with running three monthly outreaches in East Knoxville community 

  • Organize and take donations for clothes closet 

  • Work with RAV staff on administrative tasks for the Drop in Center 

Length: 9-12 months required; starting Sept 2021

Grant Writing Interns

Description:

We are looking for a highly motivated intern to help with grant writing and fundraising activities for the role of Grant Writing intern. Interns will gain experience in grant and funding research and writing grants for a non-profit organization. Grant Writer intern will be responsible for researching and applying for local and government grants.  The grant writer intern will require excellent interpersonal and communicative skills, as well as demonstrate leadership and decision making abilities.

Responsibilities

  • Deep desire to work in a non-profit sector

  • Outstanding research skills 

  • Solid understanding of the nonprofit sector

  • Ability to work independently and meeting tight deadlines

  • Outstanding writing, grammar, editing and communication abilities 

  • Work in cooperative and collaborative settings

  • Adept at using Google documents and spreadsheets

Length: 9-12 months required; starting Sept 2021

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