As a Program Management intern, you will have the opportunity to work with leading women in the mobile industry. You will report to Veronika Sonsev and Charlotte Fors (co-chairs of the organization). You will be a key part of our executive team and will have direct impact on delivering our mission. You will be responsible for managing and administrating Women in Wireless sponsored projects as defined by the executive team.
Estimated hours required: 10-15 per week. This is an unpaid position.
Women in Wireless was established to develop and empower female leaders in digital media. We pursue this mission through the following taskforce groups: Networking, Panels & Inspiration, Mentoring, Careers, Communication and Philanthropy.
Women in Wireless organize regular networking events at most of the major mobile and interactive conferences. We’ve produced panels for a number of shows, including the Mobile Marketing Forum and CTIA, and we launched a successful mentoring program in 2011.
Develop and manage the Women in Wireless growth strategy for 2012.
Establish and manage the Women in Wireless leadership council — this will be a senior board of women in the mobile field who will provide guidance and mentorship for the member base.
Manage and administer the Women in Wireless website, which is currently being developed. No programming skills are required for this.
Develop and manage the Women in Wireless membership database.
Assist the leadership team with the production of Women in Wireless networking events and represent the women in wireless at industry functions.
Participate and administer the Women in Wireless bi-weekly executive meetings.
- Entrepreneurial drive and the desire to make a difference
- Keen interest in the mobile and/or digital media field
- College Degree
- Proficiency with MS Office (Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
- 1-2 Years previous business experience
Candidates should contact melissa.fudor(at)womeninwireless.org.
Please send your resume and a cover letter (or email) explaining why you are interested in the Program Management internship.