Row New York

Row New York empowers New Yorkers of different backgrounds, abilities, and identities to collectively pursue excellence through competitive rowing. In addition, we support New York City youth on their journey from high school through college graduation and beyond.

Row New York would benefit from an intern's fresh perspective, positive attitude, desire to learn, and passion for furthering our mission. We are growing and would love to have all the help we can get.

City/State

New York, NY

Internship Description

The intern will be part of the fundraising and communications team. They will work closely with the Marketing and Communications Senior Coordinator.

The intern will primarily assist with promoting our summer programming through social media and email. They will create content that informs and delights our audiences of athletes, staff, donors, and more.

We would like to have the intern work on a project that will build the skills needed for their future career. The work will focus on social media, writing, photography, and design but we're flexible and would love to share any part of marketing and communications.

# of weeks Required Dates Start Time End Time Public Transit Housing  Format
10 Flexible 10:00am  4:00pm Yes No Virtual/Remote

Housing Information

This is a remote internship. If the intern lives in or visits New York, they're welcome to join us for office days, events, and programming, as desired.

Internship Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have/be:

  • A high degree of comfort using a computer and learning new programs
  • A high degree of comfort using social media (more than one platform preferred)
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively
  • Proficient using Google docs, sheets, presentations, forms, or similar software
  • Desire to learn about different parts of marketing and communications- such as copywriting, data tracking, results analysis, editing photographs, or graphic design
  • Flexible and able to meet deadlines

Optional:

  • Photography
  • Graphic design
  • Blogging
  • Customer Service
  • Interviewing/reporting/storytelling/writing

Writing Sample Required

  • Write a caption for an Instagram post thanking our audience for attending a recent event. Feel free to make up any necessary details. 2-5 sentences. Include hashtags

Special Requirements

  • Background Check
  • Citizenship Requirements
  • Vaccinations