Social Media and Marketing Intern
Job Title: Social Media and Online Marketing Intern
Reports to: Creative Director
Summary Description: You will work with the Word Travels team to produce a range of creative strategies and posts across social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram. You will also learn about: direct email campaigns, website management, event marketing and more.
This role will further develop your social media and online marketing skills while exposing you to a professional work environment. It will also build your networks across writing, theatre, government, arts festivals and site specific projects.
The Social Media and Online Marketing Internship role is voluntary/unpaid and requires 12-16 hours per week. Ideally 2-3 part-time days during Word Travels hours 10-6pm, Tues – Friday. The internship will run for 6 months (other time frames may be considered for the right candidate). Candidates should provide CV, cover letter + links to samples of their work if applicable in their application.
University associated internships will be given preference.
Draft event descriptions for Key Programs and events
Drafting press releases and solicit traditional media
Basic editing + updates across two Squarespace websites
Answering messages from the public
Live social media at events where possible
Social media coverage and interaction for Key Programs
Social media management and scheduling via Hootsuite
Develop existing online presence and strategy
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Story-Fest: 3 days of spoken word events
Demonstrated experience in social media and online marketing
An interest in writing and/or performance
Consistent/original writing voice + great spelling and grammar
High level organisational + communication skills
Computer literacy – Microsoft Office, Database development, etc (Mac preferred).
Demonstrated capacity to meet deadlines
Excellent interpersonal and time management skills
Please send your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close: 6 March 2019