Now Hiring Summer Intern

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Communication Intern (Remote)


Do you want to have a fun learning experience where you collaborate with diverse identities, industries and professionals? Then a summer internship with Awesomely Authentic could be for you!


Who We Are

Awesomely Authentic is an inclusion, diversity, equity and accessibility focused consulting company. We focus specifically on the experiences and journeys of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ+)people and all the intersectionalities that make each person a great addition to a company. We offer one on one career coaching with professionals from high school graduates up to VP. Corporate services include DEI trainings to corporations (we are popular in smaller tech start ups) and educational workshops at university/college campuses around the country. This summer we will begin Authentic U! An eight week professional training course meant to give job and internship seekers a push forward towards their career goals!

What You’ll Do

  • Handle social media engagement and strategy (Facebook, Instagram, Tik Tok)

  • Copy edit articles

  • Create flyers for events

  • Help book talent for live shows on LinkedIn, Facebook, YouTube and Twitch (drag queens, singers, dancers, etc.)

  • Assist in scheduling and marketing events

  • Portfolio of leads to create and follow up on

  • Edit website

  • Call and email perspective clients

  • Write articles on DEI best practices around all identities

  • Oversee marketing budget

  • Host your own Live broadcast (optional)

What You’ll Learn

  • Design of social media marketing

  • Staying on brand with a fun and vibrant brand

  • Hosting live events

  • Lead follow-up and networking

  • Career Development and Identity

  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion trainings and facilitation

  • Negotiating with talent on fees

  • Starting your own consulting company

  • Facilitating difficult DEI conversations

  • Budgeting for social media campaigns

What You’ll Gain

  • A new network of professionals to grow your career circle

  • A revamped LinkedIn and resume

  • Social Media Audit

  • A mentor

  • Skills to apply to any future career


Who You Are

  • Excited and passionate about DEI

  • Ability to problem solve quickly

  • Analyzing situations quickly to provide an exceptional experience at live events with clients and talent

  • Self starter who is not afraid to be creative

  • You have great ideas and execute them to the best of your ability

  • A love of the 90s culture, film, tv and music is a +plus

  • Able to laugh and get work done

  • Ready to jump into DEI, Charlotte’s young professional scene and more

Qualifications

  • Junior/Senior/Grad Student

  • 2.8 GPA