Goldhirsh Foundation

Goldhirsh Foundation X LA2050 Intern

Employment type
Paid Internship
about 2 months ago
Los Angeles

About LA2050 and the Goldhirsh Foundation
Our mission at the Goldhirsh Foundation is to identify the brightest emerging talent and plug them into the tools to best support their success. We fund social innovation efforts across these three areas: opportunity, sustainability, and activation and awareness, with a particular focus on Los Angeles. 

The largest initiative of the Goldhirsh Foundation is LA2050, which seeks to engage and activate Angelenos to shape the future of the region and make LA the best place to learn, create, play, connect, and live by the year 2050. 

To help achieve our mission, we would like to add a paid intern to our team. We’re looking for someone who is driven, professional, passionate about all things Los Angeles, and who can dedicate 15-30 hours over at least three days per week to working with us. The ideal start date is in the month of January 2020, ending June 2020. There is an opportunity for this internship to be extended.

The intern will:
Assist with planning, outreach, programming, and logistical support for special events 
Assist with the logistics and implementation of outreach strategies for the 2020 My LA2050 Grants Challenge
Work with the team to evaluate submissions to the My LA2050 Grants Challenge
Respond to grants challenge related inquiries from submitters and the public
Handle general administrative tasks for the president and foundation staff
Maintain jobs boards on our websites
Assist with the curation, creation, and scheduling of content for social media channels, including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
Provide support on reporting and analyzing content performance and engagement across social media channels in a way that results in action

How to know you’re a great fit:
Strong understanding of the Goldhirsh Foundation’s and LA2050’s brands and missions
A student currently enrolled in a degree-granting program at an accredited university or community college (undergraduate, masters, etc.)
Strong researching, writing, and editing skills
Organized, flexible, and able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and calmly
An enthusiastic, humble, graceful, and collaborative approach to work
Ability to take initiative and produce self-directed work
Resourcefulness and high researching ability
Familiar with insights and ads on social media channels
Interest in applying media + analytics to support shaping the future of Los Angeles

To apply

Send resume and cover letter to: [email protected]