Life Vest Inside

Brooklyn, New York

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Life Vest Inside is looking for an enthusiastic, motivated, passionate, and goal oriented intern to come on board the Life Vest Inside team as a Social Media and Marketing Strategist. As a member of the team, you will be working closely with the CEO to help grow and support the social media efforts of Life Vest Inside. Life Vest Inside believes in team collaboration and that every member of the team has a tremendous amount to offer and should be involved in decision making.

⦁ Must be pursuing a major in Marketing, English or education
⦁ Must have a strong background in Social Media and writing
⦁ Must be able to maintain the Life Vest Inside social media community
⦁ Must be a strategic thinker and a creative problem solver
⦁ Must be a team player
⦁ Must be able to work in a fast pace environment
⦁ Must have strong multi tasking, organizational and time management skills
⦁ Must have expert knowledge of excel, powerpoint, and word
⦁ Must possess good verbal and written communication skills
⦁ Must have experience or interest in journalism, researching and writing compelling stories about people and events
⦁ Must have an understanding of grassroots/word-of-mouth marketing
⦁ Must have strong online searching and researching skills
⦁ Must have the ability to find new sources of content across blogs, websites, and other curation sites
⦁ Must have the ability to read and understand monthly website statistics, such as through Google Analytics
⦁ Adobe knowledge a plus
⦁ Good organizational skills
⦁ Must be detail-oriented and highly organized
⦁ Ability to brainstorm and develop creative ideas
⦁ Ability to multi-task and handle multiple projects
⦁ Ability to follow through and handle projects responsibly and keep appropriate staff informed
⦁ Regular and predictable attendance is a non-negotiable requirement of this internship program
⦁ Must be creative, self motivated, and able to move at a fast past environment.
⦁ Develop Social Media strategies in support of Life Vest Inside brand and key programming of Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Instagram, LVI blog
⦁ You will be overseeing the maintenance of the Life Vest Inside social media sites
⦁ You will support the Director of Sales and Marketing in executing kindness
⦁ You will be managing the social media needs for our partners, if needed
⦁ You will be managing the development of on air promotions
⦁ You will build and maintain local and national media contact lists
⦁ Will be facilitating feedback from social web to other internal teams
⦁ Developing and creating loyalty and trust with Life Vest Inside fans
⦁ Highlighting fans through social media sites and featuring fans on Life Vest Inside blog
⦁ Reaching out to bloggers
⦁ Commitment:

Interns should be able to commit to a minimum of 15 hours per week, for a minimum of 3 months. Internships are unpaid, but spaces are limited. Only hands-on, committed candidates will be considered.

TO APPLY: Email your resume and cover letter to
Please note which internship you are applying for in the subject line of your email, and include your days/hours of availability in the cover letter.

  • Major: Digital Communications and Multimedia
  • Education Status: Any
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