Terms of Internship: Full-time and Part-time Internships Available
Reports to: Global Vegetarian Support Manager
Position Location: Remote
To identify and reach members of the public who are near a critical tipping point between eating meat and going vegetarian, and provide support and resources to tip them toward vegetarian eating
Primary Responsibilities and Duties:
Reply to incoming emails from individuals who are attempting to reduce or eliminate animal product consumption
Monitor social media outlets and public forums to identify individuals at or near a tipping point to provide them with MFA resources, and to stimulate community discussion around vegetarian eating
Provide customer service to individuals browsing The Green Plate website through an interactive chat function
Record and review analytics related to email and social media response work to ensure goals are met and work is completed in a timely manner
Carry out other activities, as assigned by supervisor
Ability to work extremely quickly at basic computer tasks such as typing, scrolling, clicking around a webpage, etc., for a prolonged period of time
Very strong work ethic
High level of attentiveness
Good communication skills
Thorough knowledge of vegan and vegetarian dietary issues
Adherence to a healthy vegan lifestyle
Support for MFAs philosophy and the ability to professionally advocate Mercy For Animals positions on issues
Commitment to the objectives of the organization
Limited full-time and part-time positions are available year-round. You must be at least 18 years old to apply, and we require a commitment of at least two months. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, so please apply one month or more before you'd like to start an internship.
Training will be provided by MFA and prior experience is not required.
Youll leave with hands-on experience in online vegan advocacy and social media, as well as connections with a diverse group of animal protection advocates.
Mercy For Animals provides equal internship opportunities to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran.