We are always looking for volunteers and interns who want to gain experience with an exciting social enterprise nonprofit. Check below for specific opportunities or email jobs @ carshare . org
Are you a member who LOVES carsharing and wants to help spread the word? Want to receive carshare credit for your time? We do many outreach events which we would love your help at! We also have an eGo Ambassador program which allows you spread the word on your own time. If interested please contact: jobs @ carshare . org
March 2017: Education & Outreach Intern
The Community Education & Outreach Intern will help us develop and implement targeted strategic communications and marketing campaigns to maximize the usage of our fleet and improve messaging around other aspects of our mission related to social equity and mobility. This includes supporting campaigns around “multi-modal” mobility (ex. Boulder B-cycle partner campaigns). Activity will include developing communications material; educating and engaging community members, current eGo CarShare members, and local partners; supporting social media efforts; etc.
Outcomes and Objectives:
Learn about carsharing and sustainable transportation options in our community from a practical, hands-on perspective.
Work with staff to create/implement a marketing plan – with specific tasks, a corresponding timeline, and designing custom materials for each goal.
Spend time in the field distributing brochures, posting fliers, and meeting with area residents, businesses, and organizations.
Coordinate and run targeted tabling events throughout the community.
Initiate an online marketing campaign that could include targeted emails, neighborhood group connections and social media outreach for specific campaign goals.
Measure success and track results for each vehicle location. Present findings on a regular basis to eGo staff.
Work with eGo staff to identify vehicles in our fleet that can be better utilized.
Skilled in marketing and communications including social media and community outreach. Interest in developing a non-profit in a for-profit business world.
Passionate, integrity-driven and community-minded.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office, social media and internet research.
Graphic design experience is a plus.
Proactive, self-motivated, team player with demonstrated initiative and reliability.
Willingness to spend time both in Boulder and Denver for outreach events.
Actively incorporates sustainability practices & active transportation into daily life.
Working knowledge of public transit system in both Boulder and Denver; you do NOT need to own a car but do need a valid driver’s license and clean driving record.
Willingness to commit to a minimum of at least 4 months, 10-15+ hours per week, including being able to work both in office, remotely and at events as needed.
Benefits to Intern:
Gain valuable marketing and outreach experience with an innovative and evolving local non-profit.
Although this is not a paid internship, intern students can receive academic credit.
eGo Carshare organizational membership, including access to 24/7 fleet of vehicles around Boulder and Denver.
Receive professional experience interacting with a variety of staff and community members across multiple sectors.
Become part of an impassioned team to make our community a healthier place to live.
Know that your efforts are making a measurable impact to our organization, the well-being of the community and the environment.
If interested, please review our website at carshare.org then send in your resume and a cover letter that speaks to your skills, passions and reasons why you would be an ideal fit for this opportunity to: jobs @ carshare . org