Marketing InternBookmark This
6464 Sunset Boulevard, Suite 650
2-3 days per week (20+ hours per week)
SpinMedia is defining digital culture; publishing more than 40 leading brands whose original voices define their categories. SpinMedia reaches one in four millennials in the U.S. monthly through its portfolio of award-winning and influential brands including: SPIN, Celebuzz, Stereogum, Videogum, Buzznet, TheSuperficial, Idolator, PureVolume, Hype Machine, AbsolutePunk, What Would Tyler Durden Do?, SocialiteLife, Go Fug Yourself, Just Jared, Pink is the New Blog, Gorilla vs. Bear, RCRD LBL, TheFrisky!, Concrete Loop, Brooklyn Vegan and Punknews. As measured by comScore, SpinMedia is the largest digital publisher of entertainment news and the fourth largest digital publisher of original music content in the U.S. SpinMedia draws on original editorial content, deep audience engagement, and knowledge of the young adult audience to provide customized, innovative marketing and advertising solutions across its branded properties.
OVERVIEW OF THE DEPARTMENT
As part of the Audience Development department, you will assist with SpinMedia’s strategic partnerships, user acquisition, and retention marketing.
You will learn more about traffic exchange partnerships, content syndication, paid user acquisition, and social media marketing. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to work closely with the editorial teams at multiple SpinMedia properties to hone your writing skills and have your work published.
Join brainstorm sessions and contribute creative ideas
Write and publish articles for multiple SpinMedia properties relating to our marketing partnerships
Monitor and track performance of our partnerships and user acquisition
Light photo editing
Assist with social media properties, when needed, including Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Instagram, Google+, and Vine
Assist with crafting PR campaigns for Celebuzz, when needed
We are seeking intelligent, creative, driven and detail-orientated individuals with excellent communication & interpersonal skills. You should have a deep love of all things pop culture and a strong desire to learn in a dynamic & fun environment. Have an understanding of social media and best practices, and preferably use it personally on a regular basis. An interest or major/minor in marketing, public relations, journalism, or communications, a desire to learn marketing and audience development, contribute to the team and a positive and enthusiastic attitude are essential, as are knowledge and expertise in PowerPoint, Excel, Word, and Photoshop.
INTERN(S) MUST RECEIVE ACADEMIC CREDIT TO BE ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN SpinMedia's INTERNSHIP PROGRAM.