Social Media Intern

Posted on April 19th, 2017

Social Factor is seeking a self-motivated intern who is passionate about social media marketing. If you are eager to gain hands-on social marketing experience and learn in a fast-paced environment, this job is a great fit. This position will work closely with our Account Managers and Community Managers and will be responsible for assisting with ongoing community management, such as developing editorial calendars, writing content and analyzing data. Internship is open to juniors and seniors and is available for class credit ONLY.

Responsibilities and Opportunities:
• Assist with client research, creating strategic social media campaigns for a wide variety of clients, and content development and execution across social platforms
• Research and gain a strong understanding of target audiences
• Assist with developing and maintaining a consistent brand voice
• Gather social analytics to evaluate campaign performance
• Assist with identifying and engaging with influencers
• Report social media metrics for assigned social channels
• Stay up-to-date on social media and technology news
• Meet project deadlines and ability to work in a fast-paced environment
• Work 20 hours a week (Mondays-Fridays between 8am and 6pm)
• Support various day-to-day tasks as needed
• Knowledge and experience with social platforms including, but not limited to, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram
• Superior writing and verbal communication skills
• Blogging experience
• Working knowledge and competence in Microsoft Office
• Ability to multi-task
• Team player and works well with others
• Proactive and self-starting
• Diligent with details
• Willingness to lead projects from proposal to completion

Preferred, but not required:
• Past internship experience in marketing, advertising, or communications/public relations
• Majoring in marketing, advertising, public relations, communications, or related field
• Graphic design aptitude and basic understanding of design principles
• Experience with compiling and assessing social analytics

Social Factor Culture
We encourage our employees and interns to embrace the casual and chaotic atmosphere of a social media agency. Our motto is “work hard, play hard.” Our team members are humble yet bold, motivated and hardworking, ready to serve and help others, and always interested in the latest the digital world has to offer. So…are you a fit?