International Justice Mission

Global Brand & Communications DC Spring 2018 Internship

Position Type
Internships | DC

The Need

Program Dates: January 8 - April 11

 Application Deadline: September 15

*Please note that we will not begin reviewing applications until the deadline date


Visit the Washington DC Internship Program Page for further information.


Global Brand & Communications interns assist social media projects that help further the movement of IJM, raise public awareness of IJM's mission, ongoing work and fundraising efforts. Although tasks may vary depending on the nature of the work in progress during the internship, interns can expect their tasks to include:

  • Assisting in the social media content development process, writing posts, analyzing content and executing on tactics to acquire and engage more social followers;
  • Working with IJM's outside creative agency to help execute high-profile organizational campaign projects - holistically owning and running with specific projects;
  • Assisting the Global Brand Experience Coordinator in coordinating production of brand campaign assets, helping to ensure top-notch creative and on-time delivery;
  • Pulling and compiling social media and brand campaign impact reports;
  • Directly managing the day-to-day operations of the customer service portion of IJM's social media strategy - including @replies, post replies and DMs; and
  • Participating in departmental and general IJM administrative support.


IJM's Internship opportunities vary every session and look different in every office. Interns generally will assist a specific person or team. The positions involve the described tasks and responsibilities as well as other relevant duties that may be assigned by the Field Office Director or Supervisor.


General Qualifications and Required Skills

  • Bachelor's degree is required for all internships and fellowships except any Washington, DC Internships (Bachelor's degree must be in progress for DC Internships and applicants need to have completed at least three years of undergraduate study).

Critical Qualities

  • Mature orthodox Christian faith;
  • Humble and resilient;
  • Pursues excellence;
  • Culturally aware and appreciative of difference;
  • Strong service ethic;
  • Innovative problem solver; 
  • Ability to build trust and strong partnerships with others;
  • Courageous in pursuing opportunities and challenges; 
  • Tenacious in achieving goals; and 
  • Professional.


To apply, please upload the following items compiled into one document: (Please note, applications missing one or more of these items will be considered incomplete and will not be reviewed.)

  • Cover Letter describing your interest in an IJM Internship or Fellowship
  • Resume
  • Statement of Faith (if not addressed in cover letter)

**When you apply, you will be asked to provide the names and contact information for two references; one Work or Academic Reference and one Spiritual Reference. Please note that if we move forward with your application, we may be contacting them for further information about your candidacy.


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