Content/Marketing Internship at Boston Social Impact Company

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Tisinal is business with a social mission – to help nonprofits gain a reliable source of income that will reduce their dependence on foundation grants and donations, by creating an online marketplace that is marketed to the nonprofit’s friends, members, and networks.

Our website ( is an e-market selling delicious specialty foods made in small batches by passionate artisans. We give 25% of the profit of every purchase to nonprofit partner organizations that share our commitment to sustainable community food systems and environmental preservation.

This internship is 20-25 hours per week with a flexible schedule. Combination of onsite and telecommuting. The internship is unpaid, and credit is optional.

Interns leave with a letter of recommendation, a stronger resume, valuable sales and marketing skills, and the satisfaction of contributing to a socially beneficial cause.


Responsibilities for this internship include:
Social Media Marketing
-Daily work of “joining the conversation” through social media sites to help drive traffic back to the Tisinal website
-Monitoring web and social media sites to identify artisan food and environmental sustainability topics to which we can provide content,
-Co-managing our email list and campaigns through Mailchimp
-Co-managing our Twitter and Facebook accounts through Hootsuite
-Monitoring Twitter and Facebook for mentions of artisan food and sustainability topics to which we can contribute, monitoring food and sustainable lifestyle blogs to identify relevant topics
-Setting up and monitoring Google Alerts for relevant mentions of the company or other topics to which we can respond
-Managing the GG Pinterest and Instagram accounts
-Authoring original content for Blog posts

-Help run monthly marketing campaigns and promotions
-Outreach to media and bloggers
-Research related to publications in our space for GG marketing outreach
-Collecting lists of bloggers and influences
-Learning about Google Analytics and Google Adwords
-Tabling at local events
-Help run survey’s and other information gathering projects

Other Work May Include:
-Web Site Work
-Help update the Tisinal website
-Learn Wordpress and Woo Commerce back end dashboard
-Use photo editing software for implementing design work on the site


Interns should be somewhat familiar with Wordpress, Microsoft Office and Google Drive tools, as well as major social media marketing platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google +, Pinterest, Flickr, and Instagram, Hootsuite, among others. An interest in food/environmental sustainability is a plus, but not required.


Required - Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Advertising, Blogging, PR
Preferred - WordPress, Affiliate Marketing, Technical Marketing, B2C marketing

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