Campaign Outreach Social Media Intern (Washington, DC)

Aarp Washington , DC 20319

Posted 3 weeks ago

Business Unit Description

AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, with a membership of nearly 38 million that helps people turn their goals and dreams into 'Real Possibilities' by changing the way America defines aging. With staffed offices in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S.

Virgin Islands, AARP works to strengthen communities and promote the issues that matter most to families such as healthcare security, financial security and personal fulfillment. AARP also advocates for individuals in the marketplace by selecting products and services of high quality and value to carry the AARP name. As a trusted source for news and information, AARP produces the world's largest circulation magazine, AARP The Magazine and AARP Bulletin.

The Community, State and National Affairs (CSNA) team is a key contributor to AARP's mission of social change for Americans 50+ and their families. CSNA drives social change through our advocacy work by giving our members a voiceat the federal, state, local levels and community levelson issues important to them such as Financial Resilience, Health Security, and Personal Fulfillment.

With a network of 53 offices in each state, the US Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia, we live where we work. This allows us to do what we do bestmeet the people and directly engage in our communities to find out what they need and want, enabling us to educate our members with programs and information that is relevant to them.

Our state offices work hand-in-glove with AARP's national office in Washington, DC. This reachfrom community to state to federal enables CSNA to better empower people 50+ to enjoy the way they live and work today, while reaching their goals for tomorrowtheir life their way.


AARP's Campaign Outreach team is looking for a social media intern who is a star producer to join its team. This is a great opportunity for you to contribute to the efforts of the department while developing your business skills as an intern for the largest social mission organization in the country. This is a paid internship with an anticipated start date of May, 2019 and end date of December, 2019.


The Campaign Outreach Social Media Intern will provide assistance to the Campaign Outreach team, focusing on social media support Duties will include the followi:

  • Draft and edit blog posts, tweets, and Facebook posts. (Campaigns include: Caregiving, Financial Security, Fraud Watch Network, Health Care, and Utilities).

  • Create and optimize graphics and photos for social media promotion.

  • Monitor and engage with social audiences on Facebook and Twitter.

  • Assist onsite at Campaigns events in DC, as necessary.


Interns must be currently enrolled in a degreed program at an accredited college or university; be in good academic standing; and be considered rising undergraduate juniors or seniors or rising first or second year graduate students. AARP also considers non-traditional interns who are looking to re-enter the workforce or change careers. This may include those who have previously graduated college and are now enrolled in a continuing education program.

Benefits Offered

Internships are non-exempt positions and are not eligible for employee benefits.

Equal Employment Opportunity

AARP is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. AARP does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

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