Communications Specialist
(Intern Position)


IMM (Innovative Minds Media) is Washington, DC's premiere strategic communications and small business branding agency. This intern position is to start for the summer semester of 2022

(June - August 2022). 


We are seeking a highly motivated Communications Intern to oversee and maintain the agency’s communications channels. This role offers the intern a total immersion into a highly competitive branding market and the successful candidate will work closely with key members of staff and external stakeholders.



Virtual Position: The intern is expected to work part-time which could include a planned schedule of Monday through Friday, 15-20 hours/weekly. This position reports to Matia Johnson-Buggs, CEO/Founder. Position requires a face to face weekly virtual meeting. 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Assist with streamlining the company’s social media channels (e.g. Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and Instagram), ensuring the content is uniformed for all IMM landing pages, graphics, and other elements

  • Set up and manage a company Getty Images account and post interesting photos

  • Schedule and coordinate weekly brainstorming meetings with the CEO to establish content ideas

  • Monitor social media analytics such as Facebook Insights and Instagram Insights

  • Track and report website statistics using Google Analytics

  • Design and manage the "IMM Thoughtful Thursdays" e-newsletter via Constant Contact

  • Create graphic campaigns and advertising on social media

  • Manage and update all online content under the agency’s Wix website, including updating the IMM blog on a continuous basis with relevant entrepreneur and small business owner articles

  • Working with executive leadership to assess needs, set goals, develop strategies
    and execute tactics


  • A current undergraduate or graduate student in a four year accredited university or some college

  • Would need a laptop or personal computer

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel)

  • Proficiency with maintaining and updating Wix websites

  • Proficiency in Constant Contact e-newsletter software, or another e-newsletter software with similar relevance

  • Proficiency with Canva design software and/or Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign (not required)

  • Prior experience with navigating and posting on social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)

  • Prior experience with navigating through social media analytics platforms (HootSuite, Google Analytics, SproutSocial)

  • Creative writing and blogging savvy

  • Proactive thinker with the ability to anticipate project needs

  • Strong ability to take charge and work with an innovative team


Please email your resume and cover letter, with the email subject: IMM Communications Intern, and any additional relevant information to: mail@innovativemindsmedia.com.