State Policy Network


Communications/Marketing Intern, Part-Time

  • Type: Internship
  • Discipline: Communications
  • Contact:
  • Location: 111 Monument Circle Suite 2650 Indianapolis, IN 46204
  • Application Deadline: March 24, 2021


EdChoice, a national nonprofit organization that promotes state-based educational choice programs, is seeking a Communications/Marketing Intern. This position will provide the EdChoice Communications team with data collection and website support. Intern will gain experience working as part of a professional communications team for a national nonprofit. Responsibilities will include data and analytics reporting and general communications support.

Successful candidate will have:

  • High school degree or equivalent with experience in marketing or communications; preferred candidate will be pursuing college degree in marketing or communications.
  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel).
  • Web experience a plus.
  • Must be 18 years of age.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Energetic and eager to tackle new projects and ideas.

Full Job Description

Position: Communications/Marketing Intern

Purpose: To provide EdChoice Communications team with data collection and website support.

Supervised by: Marketing Director

Duties and Responsibilities

Data and Analytics Reporting

  • Compiling the following data each month: analytics for all EdChoice social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and others currently in development); email open, click-through, delivery and deliverability rates; earned media placement and reach; website usage and engagement.
  • Ensuring all reports are up-to-date on the server.
  • Assisting the team with semi-annual reports to the Board of Directors and reports as requested either by the CEO or Board members.

Communications Support

  • Working collaboratively with research and state teams to upload edits/changes required to keep web content up to date.
  • Assist communications team building new landing pages for the website, including: blog posts, podcasts, research reports and polls, new program pages, and other new content or campaign-specific pages.

List Building

  • There is the possibility that this position could include some basic list-building within our Salesforce CRM to support our email program; this will be determined by the Marketing Director based on the skill level of the Intern.

About EdChoice

EdChoice is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to advancing full and unencumbered educational choice as the best pathway to successful lives and a stronger society. EdChoice believes that families, not bureaucrats, are best equipped to make K-12 schooling decisions for their children. The organization works at the state level to educate diverse audiences, train advocates and engage policymakers on the benefits of high-quality school choice programs. EdChoice is the intellectual legacy of Milton and Rose D. Friedman, who founded the organization in 1996.

How to apply

Applicants should submit a cover letter detailing interest in the position and EdChoice mission, resumé, and writing sample to by March 24, 2021.

Indianapolis, IN