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Social Media Summer Intern






























The San Diego Breastfeeding Center is currently looking for a social media intern.  The San Diego Breastfeeding Center was created to offer families in San Diego, and throughout the world, a judgment-free resource for qualified information and personalized assistance as they face the challenges of breastfeeding and parenting. SDBFC was created in 2009 by International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant and mom, Robin Kaplan, as a source of ongoing support for other breastfeeding families.  Through a wide range of breastfeeding consultations, classes, clinics, support groups, online articles, and social media, SDBFC is a one-stop shop for all things breastfeeding!

Internship tasks include, but are not limited to:

  • Create an updated social media strategy

  • Plan collaborative Instagram live events with other breastfeeding-supportive companies

  • Create memes for World Breastfeeding Week

  • Create memes for the Big Latch On event

  • Organize and update Pinterest boards

  • Create additional memes using images and quotes from SDBFC’s lactation consultants, blog posts, podcast episodes, etc.

Required skills:

  • Experience and/or coursework related to creating social media strategies for businesses

  • Ability to work on a team

  • Excellent communication and writing skills

  • Strong computer skills, including Google Drive and Spreadsheets

  • Excellent proficiency with Canva, Pinterest, Instagram, and Facebook

  • Ability to meet deadlines

  • Creative thinking

  • Willingness to learn new skills

  • Self-starter

  • Comfortable talking about breastfeeding and need for equitable access to breastfeeding support.

Internship hours

  • Summer 2019 (minimum 6 weeks/maximum 10 weeks)

  • 10 hours per week, $125 per week

  • Must be able to meet in person with the SDBFC social media team every 2 weeks at the SDBFC office in La Mesa.  Address: 8325 University Ave., La Mesa, CA 91942

To apply for the internship, please send cover letter and resume to:

Robin Kaplan, Owner SDBFC