Social Media Intern

Posted by Admin Portishead on Jun 12, 2017

We are currently seeking several social media interns to join our growing team to assist with our marketing efforts.  After learning our company vision and mission as well as our overall marketing objectives, our interns will be expected to create persuasive social media campaigns that will increase reader engagement, online sales and subscriptions and to our newsletters and blog 
Interns must have at least basic knowledge of social media (personal use), although use on a business level is preferred. You must be able to assess and measure how social media fits in with our business strategies and put plans into action (with our direction) that will add value to our followers’ experience.

Interns will execute the following tasks:

  • Maintain one of our pages/groups  (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram)
  • Post blog posts from main websites and source blog contributors  
  • monitor website content and approve
  •  Reply to comments and messages
  • Ability to use and understand email apps.


Skills and Characteristics Needed:

  • Outgoing, positive and energetic attitude
  • A love for engaging with all types of people
  • Knowledge of the area you live, news and current events
  • Knowledge of social media- Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram etc.
  • Strong reading, proofreading and editing skills
  • A desire to come up with fresh ideas on how to grow our online presence
  • Ability to use third party social media scheduling tools (Buffer)
  • Ability to deliver one message in various ways across multiple platforms
  • Willingness to post daily to each platform several times a day

This role will be a virtual role however you will be expected to meet in person once a month.

If this sounds like you please send an email to