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Social Media Marketing Intern

Job Description:We are currently seeking a social media/marketing intern(s) to support our ambitious growth.  We are looking for a dynamic social media/marketing intern who thrives in the start-up environment and who wants to apply his/her knowledge of online marketing and social media to help us with our early launch and growth.

Help us spread the word faster and create ways to enable our future community of contributing journalists, affiliates and readers to introduce the service and share the benefits with others.

Key Responsibilities:

Help us improve our customer insight (customer segments, motivations and potential usage habits) and identify the right online channels to reach potential users.Assist with managing and enhancing The Gavin Report blog/site and social media presence (Facebook, Twitter)Support the creation and delivery of supporting communication materials including website, email writing, messages for all online collateral.Monitor, measure and assess their success through analytical dashboards and make recommendations for potential future channel ad spends.Assist with the development of affiliate/content partnership with renown news organizations.Monitor and report on industry news and act upon this intelligence.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Excellent copy writing skills
  • Good project and time management skills
  • Creative and challenging mind-set
  • Ability to cope with under pressure and work on tight deadline while coping with the demand of fast moving environment
  • Committed, enthusiastic and enjoy working as part of a fun hard-working team
  • Demonstrate a real interest and understanding of marketing and the use new media techniques
  • Good knowledge of social media (Facebook, Twitter) and blogging tool (WordPress)
  • Good business acumen, commercial awareness and data driven
  • Previous experience in a related field would be an excellent advantage.
  • Passion for all things media, marketing, technology and entrepreneurship

Required Education:

  • Degree-level or equivalent

Online Editor/Copywriter Intern

Job Description:The internship program is designed to supplement academic course studies and theory with practical work and assignments. In this, interns will be engaged in practical tasks in order to gain “real world” experience. Students can then use the campaigns and content they work on in their portfolios and resumes. Working on an internship basis allows the students to work freely on actual campaigns without the typical stress and deadlines of actual client work.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Monitor and locate relevant news stories in media, marketing, technology and entrepreneurship.
  • Post short paragraph descriptions on these stories that are thoughtfully written.
  • Locate and post relevant story artwork.
  • Generate originally researched, feature stories on a weekly basis.
  • Required Skills and Experience
  • Excellent copywriting skills
  • Good project and time management skills
  • Creative and challenging mind-set
  • Strong background in writing and journalism
  • Computer knowledge (web, software, etc.)
  • High enthusiasm for media, marketing, technology and entrepreneurship.

Required Education:

  • Degree-level or equivalent