Social Media Internship
Alternative Finance News
New York, NY, USA
Job Posted:
30+ days ago

Social Media Internship

We're constantly seeking smart, hardworking, organized, energetic, overachievers to welcome to our small team, who are self-motivated to making AFN better post by post.

POSITION DESCRIPTION: A social media ambassador will help establish a positive online presence by integrating our brand messaging in a compelling and valuable way. The ideal candidate is a creative and tech-savvy individual with a deep understanding of social media and marketing. Our social media ambassadors will be responsible for a variety of projects including general administrative duties, creative copywriting, photo researching, scouting and assisting with content creation and social media strategy. Interns will also be expected to undertake blog post assignments and contribute to meetings. In this role, the Social Media Ambassador will work closely with our Marketing team.


Research social media trends and updates

Create engaging text, image and video content

Organize assets and design posts to engage audience

Facilitate conversations with online audience

Support optimal posting schedule

Creative writing for blog posts


Social Media experience managing highly engaged brands on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, etc.

Current college student with major in Marketing, Business, PR, or a related field

Hands-on experience delivering creative content (text, image, and video)

Experience using Google Drive

Strong creative writing ability

Enjoys working in a fast paced environment

Must have access to computer & mobile phone

Knowledge of SEO, keyword research and Google Analytics is a plus

Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite is a plus


Social Media Management: 1 year

Marketing: 1 year

Communications: 1 year


16-week unpaid Internship in exchange for college credit at the end of the program.

*If the fact that this internship is unpaid deters you from applying and ultimately accepting, please apply and make a note in your cover letter. We are proud to have a Diversity, Inclusion + Equity Fund to utilize in this circumstance.

MANDATORY START DATE: Training will begin August 15, 2020

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