Marketing and Social Media Intern

Type of work: Internship
Location: Denver, CO
Company URL:
Date Posted: March 12th, 2013

Are you obsessed with finding and sharing stories online? Do you thrive on creating new relationships? BrightNest is a fast-growing startup based in Denver that helps people organize, beautify and maintain their homes. We’re looking for a creative individual who can thrive in a fast-paced environment and spends ludicrous amounts of time on Pinterest. The intern will assist the Marketing Director in implementing social media campaigns, building online relationships and spreading the BrightNest brand across the web.

•Post content and spark engaging conversations across various social media platforms
•Implement multiple social media marketing strategies to increase followers and site traffic
•Grow our list of local and national bloggers
•Build relationships with followers, potential followers, and influencers
•Use social media to generate hot story ideas for staff writers
•Use metrics to measure engagement, traffic and conversion
•Explore and evaluate new social networks and strategies

Required Skills:
•Degree in Marketing, Communication, or other related discipline
•Highly organized and detail-oriented, with an ability to prioritize time-sensitive assignments
•Some experience working with social media networks on a professional level
•Demonstrated ability to exercise judgment and communicate professionally
•Self starter – ability to work well alone and with others
•Bonus Points: Experience with or enthusiasm for home-related topics (e.g. DIY, Home & Garden, Interior Design, Home Improvement)

What You Get:
•Work with and learn from experienced marketing staff
•Substantial experience working with multiple social media platforms
•Learn how to create compelling content and get it shared by influencers
•Learn how to use social media analytics to inform strategy
•A fun and flexible work environment with awesome co-workers
•This is a two month internship with a $500/mth stipend and school credit available (25hrs/wk expected)

How to apply:

Send your resume, a letter of interest and any relevant social media links to dina@ We highly recommend you sign up for (it’s free) and check us out on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest before you apply.

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