We are looking for the best and brightest college students and recent grads to spend their summer and possibly next career move contributing to the next big thing in NYC startups.
This is a solutions-based product and service startup in the group buying industry aligning amazing people with unique and exciting products. Visualize being an integral part of a company where you’d become the star to shoppers and sellers all over the world.
About the Job:
As a “super” intern, you will learn the nuts & bolts on how to work within a new & fresh marketing startup gaining entrepreneurial experience. Assist with marketing research, communications, media outreach, and advertising to effectively represent the company’s services and attract customers/new vendors.
The intern (Merchant Hound) will sniff out great products and new innovations for our beta site and offer them to the world. Develop and grow clients in your local markets and across the country by securing the coolest and best-value products within our categories. This is an excellent opportunity to participate in taking one of the web’s next great companies to infinity & beyond! If you know how to find cool stuff, create new “sticky” trends and have a mental calculator that would make you unbeatable on The Price is Right then come on down!
Research and introduce new merchants / vendors to our business and post deals
A keen eye for the coolest, desirable products and quickly identifying value propositions through web research
Keep abreast of industry trends and new products (blogs, magazines, social media etc.)
Help merchants create fantastic offers that generate a strong and immediate response connecting them with customers
Access to laptop/ computer and commit 15-20hrs a wk (applicants need: MS Office Suite & access to internet)
Creative, self-starter, ambitious in nature
Strong ability to connect with others & provide a lasting impression
Experience with online shopping and all things internet
Excellent written and verbal communications skills
Ability to work remotely, from home, coffee shop or upside down (optional)
Able to work without minimum supervision and maintain focus, productivity and meet deadlines
No fear of asking questions
Ability to learn technical information quickly
Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree or recent graduate in related field
Verbal and Written Communication
Pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree or recent graduate in related field
• Sense of joy in making a difference & being a part of something big from the beginning
• Internship experience with potential of full time position
• Can be used as class credit