Marketing Intern (Content Marketing) - Summer 2020

| Chicago

Summary

SMS Assist is looking for a content marketing intern for our 2020 Summer Internship program!

 

The SMS Assist Summer Internship program is a full-time, paid opportunity that will run from June 8 to August 14. As an intern on our Content Marketing team, you’ll support the creation of marketing collateral, social media content, blog posts, and more. You’ll also engage in intern-specific activities and learning opportunities, such as executive lunch and learns, personal development workshops, and informational interviews. Throughout the summer, you’ll work with fellow interns to build an SMS Assist business case that you’ll present to leadership and other key team members. Of course, we have some fun social events thrown in there as well!

 

Responsibilities

The below responsibilities would cover content for our customer, Affiliate, and job seeker audiences:

  • Research and write captivating articles for SMS Assist’s blog
  • Develop posts across SMS Assist’s social media platforms 
  • Create unique and compelling content for campaigns, events, emails, one-pagers, and more
  • Partner with internal departments to create and deliver messaging
  • Collaborate with the Design team on imagery for blog and social media posts, emails, and more
  • Research company memberships to determine benefits and make ongoing recommendations
  • Provide reporting and evaluate impact of content across social media, blog, and more

 

   Professional Skills

  • Verbal Communication – Advanced
  • Written Communication – Advanced
  • Teamwork – Advanced
  • Problem Solving – Advanced
  • Learning Agility – Advanced
  • Organizational Awareness – Proficient
  • Prioritization – Proficient

 

Role Specific Skills

  • A creative problem solver and outside-the-box thinker who strives to surpass expectations
  • A natural storyteller with a knack for capturing a brand’s voice and style
  • Unparalleled attention to detail and exceptional editing skills; understanding of AP Style a plus
  • Prior experience or knowledge of content marketing and social media management 
  • Proven organizational skills and a track record of meeting deadlines
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud and WordPress a plus

 

Qualifications

  • Must be a rising junior or senior enrolled in a full-time bachelor’s degree program or a recent graduate
  • Currently pursuing a degree in marketing, communications, journalism, English, creative writing, or a similar field of study
  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S. without sponsorship now or in the future (we are unable to hire on F1 or OPT visas at this time for our summer program)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Traits: Attention to detail, team player, self-directed, and motivated
  • Relevant internship experience a plus
  • Applicants must submit one to two writing samples that demonstrate his or her ability to communicate in a clear and creative way. Examples may include academic papers, articles, blog posts, short stories, etc. Applications without a writing sample will not be considered.
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Location

875 North Michigan Avenue , Chicago, IL 60611
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What are SMS Assist Perks + Benefits

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Team workouts
Acme Co.'s team fitness initiatives include In-office yoga, In-office fitness classes, Sponsored race teams.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted At team's discretion.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Lunch and learns
Promote from within

Additional Perks + Benefits

Competitive Salary. Flexible Spending Plans. Prescription Drug Program. Free Fitness Center membership.

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