Deadline to apply for KQED Internships is May 31, 2021. If you are applying to multiple KQED internships, please state this along with the Internship titles in your cover letter.
The Audience Development intern will be part of a team whose goal is to ensure that that the value of KQED’s public media mission extends consistently into all audience-facing touchpoints. We devise, manage, execute and enhance strategies for audience loyalty, engagement and growth across all of KQED’s audience-facing broadcast and digital platforms. This position has a main focus on the email marketing and data side of Audience Development.
This is a paid internship, working 16 hours per week from July 19th through December 30, 2021.
• Interest in marketing, email or audience development
• Willingness to learn and participate
• Ability to effectively find, collect, assimilate, and analyze data
• Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
• Ability to work flexible hours, remote
• Intermediate knowledge of Excel
• Intermediate knowledge of HTML/CSS
• Intermediate knowledge of Photoshop
• Have experience with workflow apps and software such as Google Docs/Sheets/Slides, Airtable, and/or Slack Have a deep interest in and appreciation for the public media mission
• Email or digital marketing experience
• Salesforce CRM experience
• Salesforce Marketing Cloud experience
• Working knowledge of social media
• A sharp eye for design and aesthetics
• Clear writing skills
• Curiosity about audience behavior and tendencies across media types and platforms Operate from a place of empathy and compassion for audience members, fans and consumers
• Interest in figuring out how marketing and email tactics from the for-profit world can work within the nonprofit framework
• Have hella love for the Bay!
Growth & Development Opportunities:
The mission that drives us:
KQED is for everyone who wants to be more. Our television, radio, digital media, and educational services change lives for the better and help individuals and communities achieve their full potential.
KQED serves the people of Northern California with a community-supported alternative to commercial media. We provide citizens with the knowledge they need to make informed decisions; convene community dialogue; bring the arts to everyone and engage audiences to share their stories. We help students and teachers thrive in 21st-century classrooms, and take people of all ages on journeys of exploration- exposing them to new people, places and ideas.
We celebrate diversity, embrace innovation, value lifelong learning and partner with those who share our passion for public services.