Welcome to the Sexual Health Alliance Internship page.

 

We are growing rapidly and need your help. The Sexual Health Alliance is excited to announce several new internship opportunities. These are volunteer internships with the possibility of becoming a paid position with a Globally Recognized Start-Up.

The Sexual Health Alliance (SHA) promotes an integrated, interdisciplinary approach to sexuality with the goal of fostering cooperation and dialogue among diverse professionals.

Throughout the year, SHA facilitates communication among sexual health providers, general practitioners and advocates through its signature lecture series, roundtable forums, and educational workshops.

All of our trainings are open to all different types of professionals and industries. We provide the highest quality of training in sexuality from the world’s experts while providing a community for sex positive professionals to learn from one another locally.

Open positions

Seattle Business Development Intern

We’re looking for a self-starter in Seattle, WA who is enthusiastic about getting to know the community and growing the organization through outreach and unique marketing ideas. Our goal is to promote sexual health education while fostering a working relationship with others in the field through cross-promotion and awareness.

Responsibilities

  • Draft and edit press releases and media advisories

  • Pitch news ideas to bloggers and reporters

  • Seek out and build relationships for sponsorship of events

  • Assist with managing all events

  • Establish and maintain a media/organization contact list

  • Develop relationships with local providers

  • Other communications tasks as assigned by SHA

Qualifications

  • Self Starter

  • Not afraid of the unknown

  • Problem Solver

  • Collaborator

  • Take a project and run with it

To apply send resume with the subject "Seattle BD" to: 

Heather McPherson - Founder @ swsexualhealth@gmail.com

Chicago Business Development Intern

We’re looking for a self-starter in Seattle, WA who is enthusiastic about getting to know the community and growing the organization through outreach and unique marketing ideas. Our goal is to promote sexual health education while fostering a working relationship with others in the field through cross-promotion and awareness.

Responsibilities

  • Draft and edit press releases and media advisories

  • Pitch news ideas to bloggers and reporters

  • Seek out and build relationships for sponsorship of events

  • Assist with managing all events

  • Establish and maintain a media/organization contact list

  • Develop relationships with local providers

  • Other communications tasks as assigned by SHA

Qualifications

  • Self Starter

  • Not afraid of the unknown

  • Problem Solver

  • Collaborator

  • Take a project and run with it

To apply send resume with the subject "Chicago BD" to: 

Heather McPherson - Founder @ swsexualhealth@gmail.com

Digital Marketing and Outreach Intern

We’re looking for a self-starter who is enthusiastic about getting to know the community and growing the organization through outreach and unique marketing ideas. Our goal is to promote sexual health education while fostering a working relationship with others in the field through cross-promotion and awareness.

Responsibilities

  • Draft and edit press releases and media advisories

  • Pitch news ideas to bloggers and reporters

  • Seek out and build relationships for sponsorship of events

  • Assist with managing all events

  • Establish and maintain a media/organization contact list

  • Other communications tasks as assigned by SSHA

Qualifications

  • MailChimp Knowledge

    • Open to Campaigner or other Technologies

  • SEO or Marketing Hacks

  • Self Starter

  • Show off your skills

  • Not afraid of the unknown

  • Problem Solver

  • Collaborator

  • Take a project and run with it

  • Have your own ideas and can execute on them

  • Are a fast learner and can teach the Director of Product and the CEO

  • Sex-Positive

Rockstar Qualifications

  • Affiliate Marketing Experience

To apply send resume with the subject "SHA Digital Marketing Intern" to: 

Ryan Tyrell - Director of Product @ ryanttyrell@gmail.com 

Heather McPherson - Founder @ swsexualhealth@gmail.com


Web Design/Squarespace Design

Qualifications

  • Squarespace Knowledge

  • Web Design

  • Self Starter

  • Show off your skills

  • Not afraid of the unknown

  • Problem Solver

  • Collaborator

  • Take a project and run with it

  • Have your own ideas and can execute on them

  • Are a fast learner and can teach the Director of Product and the CEO

  • Sex-Positive

To apply send resume with the subject "SHA Web Designer" to: 

Ryan Tyrell - Director of Product @ ryanttyrell@gmail.com 

Heather McPherson - Founder @ swsexualhealth@gmail.com


student Intern

We’re looking for a passionate, energetic, and talented social media/marketing intern to help us better engage our online communities.

Responsibilities

  • Marketing of all SSHA events

  • Post at least three (3) times per week on a variety of social media outlets including Facebook and professional networks

  • Posts should include relevant articles/interesting news relevant to the field of sex education

  • Gather knowledge of related organizations and media outlets to include interdisciplinary advertising of events and workshops

Qualifications

  • Strong writing skills

  • Attention to detail

  • A passion for content creation

  • A positive attitude and strong work ethic

  • Experience with of social media marketing on the Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, and Twitter

  • Recommended that you have an interest in blogging or proficiency in relevant tools, like HootSuite

To apply send resume with the subject "SHA Social Media Intern" to: 

Heather McPherson - Founder @ swsexualhealth@gmail.com