Postling is looking for one awesome Community Management Intern in San Francisco.
At Postling, we believe in empowering small business so local communities can thrive in a world of big brands. In line with this vision, we created a social media management tool specifically for small businesses. Our Sidewalk Collective community events take the social media conversation into an offline setting where local businesses can give and get advice from each other.
We’re looking for a Community Management Intern to help up build a Postling community in San Francisco from the ground up.
You’ll work remotely in San Francisco, reporting to our Community Strategist in LA. You will also interact with the rest of the team in NYC. The internship lasts for two months, potentially longer.
In your cover letter, please include links to three of your own Twitter statuses, blog posts, or other social media updates that describe you as a person and list of at least three small businesses in San Francisco that you think are doing a great job using social media.
Assist in every step of planning our community events in San Francisco: find venues, secure sponsorships and speakers, invite local business owners, and acquire local publicity and media coverage
Expand Postling’s user base of local business owners
Use social media to build interest in Postling and Sidewalk Collective
Represent the Postling team at relevant small business events in the area
Collaborate with our fast-paced, entrepreneurial, and really, really fun team
Loves interacting with people via phone, email, and in person
Is not just familiar with, but also active on social media sites and has a strong online presence
Has excellent written and verbal communication skills
Is extremely organized, independent, self-motivated, and forward-thinking
Is passionate about San Francisco’s local communities and small business landscape
Has a great local network
Can get things done with minimal supervision, but knows when to ask questions
This is a part-time or full-time unpaid position. Bonus points if you receive school credit for this internship.