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Marketing / Social Media Management Intern

Unpaid InternshipPlus benefits

9 days ago



UCB Internship Program is designed to expose graduate/non graduate college students to business management and processes as well as current practices in the Environmental Industry.Interns are expected to learn every aspect of our daily routines and procedures. By evolving in the headquarters of UCB, interns have the opportunity to interact and work directly with the UCB CEO, executives and team members.[Text Wrapping Break] 

Our Marketing intern will be exposed to: 


RECYCLING / BROKERING - We are expanding our brokerage division (where we buy/sell cardboard as a commodity). You'll get exposed to many different companies in this industry and understand commodity rates, indexes, transportation prices, labor prices, profit/loss, and account management, etc. 


ENVIRONMENTAL CONSULTING - Exposure to UCB Zero Waste and Box Reuse programs nationwide. You will be a part of evaluating the potential of a company to go Zero Waste, Recycle or Reuse. You will obtain an understanding of how UCB can promote sustainability and make a profit. 


ACCOUNT MANAGEMENT - You'll be exposed to the software we've built and how it tracks these opportunities and work directly with the CEO to create process and technology improvements to better manage our multi-million dollar sales force.You will learn which companies have the potential to work with UCB, how to stay organized in a fast-paced environment, and develop initial business relationships. 


We work to maintain the best possible environment for our employees, where people can learn and grow with the company. We strive to provide a collaborative, creative environment where each person feels encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning and culture. We foster a true family mentality, where support from team members is only a few steps away. Are you ready to get GREAT experience? 



During this internship, your dedication and ATTENTION TO DETAIL are essential to your learning experience, and our continued success. You will work with our suppliers (often Fortune 500 companies) and partners to understand their current processes and help UCB assess the ENVIRONMENTAL and financial value-add that our programs could deliver. 


Utilizing your INCREDIBLE attention to detail, you will work with our CEO and COO to uncover and develop new business opportunities that produce both ENVIRONMENTAL and financial results. 





  • Organized and great attention to detail.- Must be able to prioritize and multitask in a fast-paced environment. 
  • Good communication skills, ability to run a conference call and update all parties. 
  • Passion for personal growth and advancement.- Detail-oriented with excellent written and verbal communication skills.- Excellent computer skills (MS Word, MS PowerPoint, Google Docs/Sheets, etc.). 
  • Web research, Social Media marketing, Social Media Management, SEO, content creation 
  • Passion for the environment and helping people/companies reduce environmental impact.- Must be committed to work, at least, 2 days/week 


About UsedCardboardBoxes & UCBZeroWaste

UsedCardboardBoxes and UCBZeroWaste (UCB) design, implement and manage large-scale waste reduction programs that help companies reduce waste (cost) and increase recycling & reuse (revenue). We help companies get to Zero Waste to Landfill at no out-of-pocket cost. UCB has created tremendous value at many of the largest manufacturers, distributors and retailers in North America, including McCormick Spice (World's Most Sustainable Food Manufacturer) where UCB manages all waste across 15+ plants. UCB's Mission: Creating profit by reducing waste… with integrity and transparency. UCB's Vision: To create $1,000,000,000 ($1B) in net savings for our client base, by reducing waste (cost) and increasing recycling and reuse (revenue).
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Skills you'll need for this internship

    social media marketing
    social media
    seo audits
    google docs


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Benefits for this internship

  • Free Snacks & Meals Provided


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What happens after you send in your application?

UsedCardboardBoxes & UCBZeroWaste has not provided an expected interview date. If UsedCardboardBoxes & UCBZeroWaste chooses not to move forward with your application, they will notify you.

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For Los Angeles, CA | $5,264/mo

  • Housing/Rent$3,180

  • Miscellaneous$950

  • Food$486

  • Transportation$339

  • Utilities$309


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