The Capital District YMCA (CDYMCA) is seeking an intern for our marketing team. This is a great opportunity to work alongside the marketing team at the headquarters supporting over 8 YMCA branches, childcare centers, and camps.

CDYMCA has an incredible growing team with a great culture and we are looking for the right person to join our marketing team. This is an unpaid position beginning in May 2022. The internship will last approximately 10-12 weeks with an opportunity to extend the length of the internship.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Working with marketing team to plan and execute a focused marketing strategy that helps the CDYMCA increase their membership, target specific age groups, and assist with the Capital Campaign.
  • Work with the branches to assist in creating materials to promote events, lead generation, follow-up, and support.
  • Attend networking and marketing events.
  • Assist with social media strategy and developing social media posts for 10 plus accounts.
  • Establish measurements and success metrics for social networking initiatives.
  • Assist the team with marketing and media relations initiatives as needed.
  • Provide special event help as needed.
The Ideal Candidate:
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • Organized with an incredible eye for detail.
  • Excellent writing skills.
  • Experience developing engaging social media content on platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, and LinkedIn.
  • Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Applications experience.
  • Creative and outgoing personality.
  • Photography and videography skills.
Benefits Include:
  • Free YMCA membership
  • Personal and professional growth opportunities
  • Credit for college

Apply today by sending your resume to