Consumer Marketing Intern *** PLEASE APPLY TO WWW.ASA.ORG/CAREERS ***Bookmark This
American Student Assistance
100 Cambridge Street
DescriptionExplore Internship Opportunities at American Student Assistance® (ASA)
Internships at ASA® are professional learning experiences that provide students and recent graduates with an opportunity to gain invaluable work experience. These are paid internships that offer a variety of positions throughout the company during the academic year and summer:
Academic-Year Internship Program: runs from September through April
Summer Internship Program: runs from June through August
When applying, please state your Internship Program preference.
American Student Assistance® (ASA) is seeking an energetic, undergraduate intern to join our Marketing & Product Development team. The intern will gain valuable, hands-on experience in brand management and product development of SALTSM, a membership program that was created to help students take charge of their finances during college and beyond. Our interns attend staff meetings, and contribute to marketing, social media and product development strategy, as well as work and meet with fellow interns for skill development projects and events throughout the program. This is a paid internship and candidate needs to be able to work 10-25 hours per week.
ResponsibilitiesESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS (e.g., in order to be considered to perform this position, the person must be able to perform essential duties and responsibilities listed below):
Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
Assisting with the implementation of ASA®’s redefined brand strategy, including internal and external brand initiatives.
Participating in the design and implementation of social media strategies, including monitoring the social media space and identifying opportunities to increase our reach with our target population.
Providing ideas and strategies for building relationships with our target population.
Brainstorming new ideas and contributing personal feedback to the product development process.
Reviewing marketing content and strategy and providing feedback from an end-user point of view.
Additional projects and tasks that arise in an entrepreneurial environment.
ADDITIONAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Participation in ASA’s skill development programs for Interns.
Provide an end user point of view, opinions and feedback on Marketing and Product Development initiatives in a constructive manner.
Learn the digital marketing process through the support of various SALT online initiatives
Undergraduate Junior or Senior
Minimum GPA 3.0
Communications/Marketing major preferred
Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office is a must
Highly proficient with Facebook, Twitter, and comparable social networks.
Energetic personality and a willingness to learn new things.
Good organizational and multi-tasking skills.
Digital Media skills a plus.
Familiarity with saltmoney.org, blog.saltmoney.org and asa.org preferred.
Passion about higher education or non-profit marketing is always a plus!