Hands-on Marketing Intern: link building, research, writing, media relations, much moreBookmark This
SHERMAN communications & marketing, inc.
200 E. Randolph St.
DescriptionDynamic boutique PR and marketing firm seeks smart, reliable and very driven college senior or recent graduate to roll up sleeves and contribute on day one. Ideal, self-starter will assist with many responsibilities and learn from 23-year industry veteran.
Work from Aon Center and home office in Oak Park. Flexible hours. Past interns have gone on to work for Golin-Harris, Groupon and other great companies.
ResponsibilitiesMajor focus of internships and responsibilities will be the following:
Conduct link building, social media and other search-engine marketing-related work for our website. (New site launching in spring '13.)
Write memos, news releases and more.
Research print and electronic media outlets.
Property management: occasionally field tenant inquiries and show property.
Internship is unpaid, but can lead to pay (and possibly a job) depending on performance.
RequirementsGPA: at least a 3.3.
Education: English, journalism, political science, marketing or related degree. Be a senior or graduate.
Hours: 10-30 hrs. a week.
Skills: technology, SEO/M (you need to understand link building), excellent writing (a must - don't even bother if you and others wouldn't say you're a great writer), listening, fast learning and processing of new information, etc.
Characteristics: self-starter, hungry to learn, ambitious, friendly / low maintenance, reliable, flexible, smart/sharp and generally a curious person.