Overland Park, KS
iFamilyKC is a well established monthly publication with accompanying web site and social media serving Kansas City Metro families. The Social Media Assistant will learn how to set up and post updates to our social media accounts, such as Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, and Pinterest while engaging in conversations with our existing and potential new customers as well as our readers. This internship also includes mastering CMS system, updating and customizing our website www.iFamilyKC.com, designing and sending out our email announcements and newsletter through our mass email program. You will learn and train with us on various technologies after you become the expert on our team. The goal of this internship is to increase the content, resources, and overall exposure of iFamilyKC and our advertisers through social media marketing. You’ll gain invaluable skills in research, writing, internet marketing, search engine optimization, social media, and more! Many of our interns have been able to earn college credits through their universities and colleges as a part of their internship with iFamilyKC.
The Social Media Assistant will research various social media platforms, engage in a variety of professional learning environments and ultimately share your new knowledge of various technologies after you become the "expert" on our team. You will learn to use email marketing platforms and may possibly gain exposure to Search Engine Optimization and Content Management tools if time permits. The goal for this internship is to obtain the necessary knowledge to increase the content, resources, and overall exposure of iFamilyKC through the use of valuable new media technologies. You will gain invaluable skills in research, writing, Internet marketing, social media, and more that will enhance your resume.
We're looking for a technology or social media guru in the making. You have excellent writing, grammar, and communications skills and a basic knowledge and comfort learning and navigating social media. Most importantly, we are looking for interns with enthusiasm, dedication, a thirst for learning, and the self-motivation to work independently. You must be proficient with technology and have a computer, phone, internet access, and an email account. Applicants of any age (18-100) and any career and educational background can apply. We welcome students as well as those who are unemployed, underemployed, stay-at-home moms and dads, or anyone who wants to further their knowledge, skills and experience in these areas.