Want to be a paid marketing intern? We’ve got a great opportunity!

Changing Our Lives is a unique rights based organisation – we know that no one is too disabled, or too affected by mental health difficulties to lead an ordinary life.   We are looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic marketing intern to join us and provide creative ideas and solutions to help achieve our goals.  As a marketing intern, you will collaborate with senior management on projects directed at raising brand awareness and support the implementation of our publicity and income strategies.  Your insightful contribution will also develop, expand and maintain our marketing channels to gain maximum exposure.

Key responsibilities:

  • Optimise the capacity of the organisations new website, currently being developed by Raising IT
  • Design and market the organisations products/services
  • Develop and maintain the organisations customer base in direct relation to product delivery
  • Manage current social media platforms
  • Help organise training events through online booking and promotion
  • Support the management team in daily administrative tasks
  • Write reports, organisational brochures and similar documents
  • Collect quantitative and qualitative data from marketing campaigns
  • Drive marketing and advertising promotional activity (e.g. website, social media)
  • Prepare promotional materials


  • Strong desire to learn along with a professional drive
  • Solid understanding of different marketing techniques
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Highly organised and self-motivated
  • Capable of initiating and maintaining strong personal relationships
  • Current or previous enrolment in a Marketing or Business related BS degree
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office and knowledge of Adobe Suite would be a plus
  • Knowledge around tools like Piktochart and Snappa
  • Knowledge on the third sector is a plus

 Key Skills:

  • Confidence
  • Organisational skills
  • Commercial awareness
  • Adaptability
  • Creativity
  • Good team working skills
  • Communication skills
  • IT skills
  • Tech and content savvy

To apply, submit your C.V. and a detailed cover letter telling us why you’d be a great marketing intern to ask@changingourlives.org by 27th October.  We are looking for someone to start immediately.

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