We are an angel-funded startup about to launch our newest product. It’s a marketing platform that connects people with the world’s best brands. And we’re looking for a real jack-of-all-trades doer UNPAID INTERN to serve as our chief content associate, as well as handle any other duties that may come his or her way. This is a fantastic learning/training opportunity for the right candidate, and could lead to a full-time role down the line.
The primary responsibilities of this internship will include sourcing online content, deciding which content meets the necessary criteria for posting, and getting the content onto our site. You will also be asked to help out with other administrative duties. Beyond that, you will receive training and hands-on experience in sales, marketing, public relations, business development, and project management efforts. We are a small, fast-growing company, so this position could very easily lead to more senior roles with a number of responsibilities.
This job is likely ideal for a recently college graduate or highly motivated college student with strong writing skills, a deep understanding of social media/ecommerce websites/Internet technologies, and the desire to be a key player in a dynamic startup. This internship is unpaid, but we'll give you a great resume builder, industry connections, and unique experiences in a relaxed startup culture. We also have a cool office in the Flatiron District with a lot of really good lunch options nearby.
Extensive experience with Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sites
Strong writing and editing skills
An intuition for the type of online marketing content that people are drawn to
Extremely detail-oriented and able to do mundane tasks like data entry with razor-sharp focus and precision
Have the people skills necessary to potentially manage a team and interact with a wide variety of personalities
Being a voracious online shopper is a plus
Any design skills or web development understanding is another plus
Must be a recent college graduate from, or current student at, a top school
Unpaid summer internship